Classroom Competition 2013

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In a continuing drive to excellence, our school organised a classroom competition. A team of judges from non-teaching staff assessed each classroom in aspects such as:  creativity of displays, how God is revealed through the subject, the displaying of students’ work and neatness of room amongst others. There was a flurry of activity as the competition date drew near.  The … Read More

A BIG THANK YOU! ADRA Shoebox Appeal 2013

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Thank you for supporting the ADRA Shoe-Box Appeal 2013. Together we raised £200 towards the shipping costs and packed 95 boxes. ADRA will deliver them to underprivileged children in Sierra Leone in February 2014.   Well done to Year 7 and Year 8 for jointly winning, ‘The Most Successful Form’ award by each packing 20 boxes.   Congratulations to Year … Read More

Nathaniel Peat Inspires Audiences

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The memorable Speech Night on Thursday 17th October 2013 celebrated students’ achievements throughout the academic year 2012-2013. Nathaniel Peat, CEO and Co-founder of Gennex, was the guest of honour and delivered a dynamic and inspirational keynote speech. “It is not about affluence,” said Nathaniel, “it is about influence.” Faithful to his motto, at the age of 25 Nathaniel founded The … Read More

Community Service Day

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The day was perfect, a pleasant temperature to work in, a gentle breeze and the sun graciously looking down on the students of Stanborough School for their Community Service Day. This is the day fixed on the school calendar for all classroom learning to be suspended and all the students and teachers to don overalls and working clothes and go … Read More

New DVDs At The Library

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Enjoy a fantastic selection of inspirational and challenging productions: HT I -DVDs

Proposed Third Party Transportation Service

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Dear Prospective Parent/Guardian Re:       Proposed Third Party Transportation Service We are aware as a School that some parents would like a safe, secure and direct transportation service from across different areas into Stanborough Secondary School. I would like to draw your attention to the attached letter sent to me by CKG Quality Childcare who offers a school-run transportation service. Please … Read More

Silver Medal Win At Nationals

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On Monday 17 June 2013, a group of athletes from Stanborough School participated in the I.S.A. National Athletics finals. The event took place in the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham. Angel, Esther, India, Marvin and Shalom represented Stanborough as regional champions, and we are very proud of all of them. Special congratulations go to Angel who won a silver medal (at … Read More

Summer Reads

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New DVDs Number Class Author Title Back of the DVD True story DVD March of the Penguins Every year, thousands of emperor   penguins make an astonishing journey to breed their young. They are birds,   but they do not fly. They are aquatic animals, but this time they will not   swim. Instead, they walk-marching day and night in … Read More

Golden Luca

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Congratulations to Luca on winning a gold medal at Hertfordshire County Junior Foil Championships (U14) 2013! The competition has held at the University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, on the 9th February 2013. Tree Rivers Young Blades’ press officer commented: “Luca was in strong competition and fenced well throughout to win”. We are VERY proud of YOU!

Students Teach In India

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Five Stanborough students spent two weeks teaching in an orphanage in India during the February half-term break. The trip was organised by Mr Kish Poddar, Assistant Headteacher, as part of the community service ethos of the school. The students raised their own airfares and costs to travel to the city of Hosur in Tamil Nadu, India and teach at the … Read More