Byrchall Primary Transition Quiz

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1. What year was Byrchall High School formed?

2. What is the name of Byrchall High School’s Head Teacher?

3. What is the name of the road on which Byrchall High school is situated?

4. Can you name the 4 main buildings at Byrchall High School?

5. What is the main colour of Byrchall’s uniform?

6. If you come to Byrchall, all pupils belong to a house. How many houses are there and can you name them?

7. Byrchall High School supports a number of charities. Can you name the main one?

8. Did you know that Byrchall is a specialist school in 2 subjects? Can you name the subjects?

9. Do you know how many subjects you will study in Year 7 at Byrchall?

10. Byrchall is situated next door to another school. What school is this?

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  • 1. What year was Byrchall High School formed?
    Byrchall was formed in 1588.

  • 2. What is the name of Byrchall High School’s Head Teacher?
    Mr Birchall – notice the different spelling!

  • 3. What is the name of the road on which Byrchall High school is situated?
    Warrington Road, Ashton-In-Makerfield.

  • 4. Can you name the 4 main buildings at Byrchall High School?
    Allan, Teague, Gerrard and Wall buildings. All names after former Head Teachers.

  • 5. What is the main colour of Byrchall’s uniform?
    Maroon.

  • 6. If you come to Byrchall, all pupils belong to a house. How many houses are there and can you name them?
    There are 4 houses. Romans, Spartans, Trojans and Vikings.

  • 7. Byrchall High School supports a number of charities. Can you name the main one?
    Fairtrade Foundation – this supports 3rd world producers and countries.

  • 8. Did you know that Byrchall is a specialist school in 2 subjects? Can you name the subjects?
    Maths and Computing.

  • 9. Do you know how many subjects you will study in Year 7 at Byrchall?
    In Year 7 you will study 15 different subjects.

  • 10. Byrchall is situated next door to another school. What school is this?
    St Edmond Arrowsmith.