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 ÂŁ2390 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

World Book Day 2014

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Stanborough Secondary School celebrated the World Book Day a week late because students and staff were on a spiritual journey through Bible heroes led by pastors Jacques Venter and Sam Nevis the week before. But the excitement ran high as 6 student teams and 3 staff teams filled the Assembly Hall, all with the intention to have a great time … Read More

International Friends Visit Stanborough

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Our Language & Cultural Tours programme gives secondary students from all over the world an opportunity to experience British culture first-hand and to make international friends while developing their English Language skills. Recently, we welcomed students from China, Brazil and Italy. These are some memories of their visit.

Stanborough’s Divine Service At St Albans Church

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St Albans SDA church enjoyed hosting an enthusiastic group of students and staff on Sabbath February 22. Along with Nico Weyers we asked the hard questions: “Is evolution a fact or a belief?” “If evolution is scientific,  is there evidence which can be examined and does not need to be accepted by faith?” “Does it matter what we believe and … Read More