GIANT TICK FOR GREENBANK SCHOLARS
Greenbank Preparatory School scholars got a giant tick for passing their entrance exams into the region's leading secondary schools with flying colours.
The 22 children in the Year 6 class at the independent primary school on Heathbank Road in Cheadle Hulme got a total of 56 offers with Cheadle Hulme School and Manchester Grammar the most popular destinations.
Manchester High School, Stockport Grammar and Withington High also figured highly as did King's Macclesfield, Alderley Edge School for Girls and the Trafford grammar schools.
Nominated as an Independent School's Association centre of excellence for the Gifted and Talented, Greenbank pupils also received an outstanding four academic scholarships.
Headmistress Janet Lowe said “This is a superb set of results from a hard-working group of talented and well behaved young boys and girls. Now the examination season is over we can focus on extending the curriculum and stimulating their wonderfully inquiring minds with some more varied and exciting work.”