Make the end of the year the beginning of a reading journey

Liubov Milis-HopaNews

How did we get to the end of the year so fast? Every end is also a beginning. Make this true for yourself by browsing the list below and choosing what you would like to read during the last half-term! Half-Term IV-VI New Books 2014-2015 And then, make these films the cherries on your cake 🙂 Half-Term IV-VI New DVDs … Read More

International Night

Daniel HopaNews

Stanborough recently showcased its international diversity, at our annual International Night. Our International Nights are designed to allow students, teachers, parents and friends to come together and share our cultural diversity in a fun-filled night.The night began with a warm welcome by Mrs Dixon (The Headteacher) and then the festivities began. We were first shown a presentation introducing the European … Read More

WBD Results

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Last Thursday we held our annual World Book Day quiz, which I can safely say that we all enjoyed immensely! From the creative decorations to the perfectly organised quiz, staff and students felt as if the time flew by to fast. Though after several rounds of questions and of story telling, there was only one thing on everyone’s mind, who … Read More

World Book Day 2015!

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World Book Day is a celebration! It’s a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and (most importantly) it’s a celebration of reading. This is the 3rd year that Stanborough has held a World Book Day Quiz, and on 5th March all teachers and students came together to celebrate the written word, as well as participating in a perplexing and exhilarating Quiz … Read More

Boarding School Fair

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Last Thursday Stanborough, along with 59 other independent schools from across the country, was given the opportunity to represent our school at the Boarding School Fair in Shrivenham. The fair was organised by the UK Defence Academy, for military families who may be considering educating their children at a Boarding School or an independent school. Three of our staff members … Read More

Classroom Competition 2015

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In a continual effort for excellence, we held our Second Annual 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.  The judges were delighted at the wonderful use of colour, the amazingly … Read More

Writing Competition Winners

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Our students here at Stanborough are very talented in a variety of ways, and we look for every opportunity to encourage them to grow. One area that we place a particular importance in is literacy, so we recently asked our students to write a short paragraph on their favourite room in the school. This was in response to our recent … Read More

Stanborough Alumni‘s Achievement

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We recently received a very exciting update about one of Stanborough’s past students, Rachael Jarvis. Rachael is currently studying at Sir George Monoux College, where she was recently awarded ‘Psychology Student of the year (2014) ’. Rachael had the immense honour of being presented the award by The Mayor Of Waltham Forest, Cllr Terry Wheeler, and the schools Chair of … Read More

Christmas At Stanborough

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It has now been a whole month since Christmas, and most have put the festive celebrations behind us. Trees, lights and decorations have all come down; presents have been long forgotten or returned and life has returned to normal. Here at Stanborough though, we are not quite ready to put the cheer behind us quite yet. Though a little tardy, … Read More

New Arrivals At Stanborough

Liubov Milis-HopaNews

It is a pleasure to present you with a list of new books and DVDs at the Library: Half-Term III New Books 2014-2015 Half-Term III New DVDs 2014-2015 Whether you are a student, a parent, or a governor, come and join our whole-school-quiz on Thursday March 5 at 11:40 (Parents and governors, please reserve your place via e-mail by … Read More