Christmas Art Competition

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This year the PTA, with the generous help of Ms Sinclair, held a Christmas Art Competition. The students were given the task to create an A3 Christmas or seasonal image using any medium or discipline of their choice. 31 students entered the competition and produced incredible pieces of art that accurately depict the season. It was difficult to choose a … Read More

Curl Up With A New Book For Christmas

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Excited about the upcoming holidays? Looking forward to spending quality family time? Why not catch up on reading or enjoy one of our new movies with your family? Half-term II New Books: Half-Term II New Books 2014-2015 Half-term II New DVDs: Half-Term II New DVDs 2014-2015 Have a lovely Christmas! Stanborough School Library -There is no Christmas without Christ-

A BIG THANK YOU! ADRA Giftbox Appeal 2014

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  Many of you may remember that last year Stanborough Secondary School participated in ADRA’s annual Gift Box Appeal. The students packed 95 boxes – and raised £200 for shipping costs – which were delivered to underprivileged children in Sierra Leone. This year the students at Stanborough once again proved their generosity by packing 105 boxes for disadvantaged children in … Read More

A Kitchen Where The Main Ingredient Is Love

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International students from Japan, Spain and Brazil show off the boarding school’s new kitchenette along with their knowledge of adjectives during an English as a foreign language lesson. This is how our discussion went in class: “When we arrived at Stanborough, the kitchenette was uninviting:   Would you like to cook in such a kitchen? 🙂 We thought the kitchen … Read More

News From Stanborough’s Home Of Reading

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Welcome to a brand-new school year! It is a pleasure to present you with the list of new arrivals at Stanborough School Library. Start the year off on a “reading” note 🙂 Half-Term I New Books 2014-2015 Half-Term I New DVDs 2014-2015 Wishing every new and returning student a great academic year!    

Stanborough Summer Fete

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Stanborough Park was filled with happy families who attended the Summer Fete last Sunday, 6th July. The fundraising event, organized by Veronica Montgomery, Chair of the Home Schools Association (HSA), raised £2390 towards providing iPads for the Stanborough Primary School students. This Summer Fete meant a special trip down memory lane for Veronica. She shared: “My father attended the primary … Read More

New Books And DVDs

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The academic year is almost gone but there might be just enough time to read another inspiring book or enjoy a family night with a fantastic movie: HT V&VI-books HT V&VI-DVDs The winners of the on-going reading competition will be announced on Stanborough’s speechnight 2014. On behalf of Stanborough’s Home of Reading-have a fantastic summer!  

Luca, Our Own Fencing Champion

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The British Youth Fencing Championship Finals 2014 were held at the English Institute of Sport, Sheffield, on 3-5 May. Our very own, Luca, won a bronze medal. Luca was competing at the highest level for his age group, and his victory represents a big step forward towards being selected as part of the British Fencing Junior Team – which represents … Read More

New Books & DVDs At Stanborough

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What better way to spend the half-term break than with a book? Do you know the story of Justin Bieber’s mom or have you read C. S. Lewis’ Narnia Chronicles in its entirety? Easter break might be the perfect time to do so! HT IV-books On the other hand, over 40 awesome cartoons and movies for you to enjoy! Revel … Read More

Our Students Become Teachers In India

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It was a cold but thankfully dry February morning. The time was six am on Sunday 16 February, when a team of Stanborough School students, staff and two parents, eight in number, met at the school to begin a life changing trip to warm tropical India. The mission was to teach for two weeks, at the BESSO Nursery and Primary … Read More