Aila (née Heck) and Nebojsa Zivanov met at Stanborough School. This super-cute pair fell in love while working at the Boarding School and got married on Monday July 24, 2017 at the beautiful Club Reset, Serbia. Around midnight, when the party was ending, the newlyweds and many of the guests jumped into the club’s swimming pool, with gowns and all. … Read More
After teaching at Stanborough School for an impressive number of 29 years, our beloved Mr Poddar is retiring. To celebrate his outstanding contribution to our school community, we hosted a special Assembly on Monday 10th July. It was an emotive occasion with many black and white pictures, tales of older times and tears. Several former students travelled to share in … Read More
On Thursday 06th July, Stanborough School celebrated a very special Spanish Day. Our students practised their language skills by presenting a whole assembly in Spanish. Their power point presentation on important Spanish festivals captivated the audience. To top it off, the Cafeteria organized a great selection of Hispanic food that tickled our taste buds. There was even a Piñata, which … Read More
Would you like to improve your Spanish in Spain? That is precisely what our students did during the last half–term break! From 30 May to 5 June 2017, a group of seven students and two teachers visited Colegio Adventista Sagunto, our sister school in Valencia. Yet, the programme involved much more than taking Spanish lessons. Our students explored the Hope … Read More
It is said that sports reveal character and this was certainly true on Stanborough’s Sports Day. Our students dreamed big, tried hard and aimed high. Here are the memories we made:
Much anticipated, the International Night was a resounding success. Not only the school saw the Head Teacher dance, but the rich tapestry of cultures represented at Stanborough Secondary and International Stanborough Schools was tantalising. See a glimpse of it for yourself:
Dear Ms Byng, You have left us too soon, but what you have given us will stay with us forever. You have shown us what it means to live life to the full, every day, not just to exist. You have taught us that life is all about God, service, laughter, friendship, love, maths and mangoes. You have given us … Read More
This term was packed with special lessons and events: On the 14th and 15th September our students attended a Study Skills Training Session delivered by Mr Gordon Sparke from Study Skills Zone. Our students learnt a variety of skills, including how to improve your memory, how to discover your learning style, ‘mind mapping’ and how to ‘grow’ your brain! On … Read More
On 21st November the School’s Cafeteria hosted a Brazilian Food Feast. Students and staff were truly delighted to try Feijoada (bean stew), Farofa (fried cassava flour), Pão de queijo (cheese bread) and even brigadieros (Chocolate truffles)! A big Muito obrigado (thank you) goes out to all Kitchen Staff!
On 20th November the PTA held a fantastic Quiz & Curry Night at Saffron Restaurant. The Top Cats team, Sheila, Karen and Mike, won resoundingly! The event raised £110. Congratulations to all for supporting Stanborough’s PTA.