Entries by Clare Pomfrey

Stanborough Planner Competition 2018/19

Miss A. Barnard, Subject Leader: Art, writes: A massive congratulations to all students that entered this year’s annual planner design competition, the standard was exceptional once again! With over 200 entries to choose from, it was a tough decision for the senior leadership team as they judged each entry looking for the potential cover of […]

Staff vs Student Charity Match

CSLA Group: Carlo Fucchi, Liam Cripps, Dylan Price, Becci Harrison, Erica Bridgewater, Emma Horsley, Louise Stokes, write: On Thursday 24th May, the CSLA group organised a charity Staff vs Students football match to raise money for Breast Cancer Care. There were 14 teachers taking part and 11 Year 12s in the team. In true professional […]

Year 9 Students Visit Graffik Gallery in London

Miss A. Barnard, Subject leader: Art, writes: On June 5th 2018, Year 9 GCSE Art students took a trip to London to visit GRAFFIK gallery on Portobello Road. Renowned for its gallery and exhibition of famous Street Art ranging from the work of Banksy to Shepard Fairey, students were also given the opportunity to take […]

Sports Report 7th – 16th May

Mr P. Harris, Curriculum Leader: PE, writes: Athletics – County League – Fixture 2 The county league athletics competition continued with this week’s event held at Wodson Park in Ware. Stanborough travelled over on Wednesday afternoon looking to build on their strong start in the first week of the competition. The County League competition is […]

Year 7 Trip to La Fosca

Miss M. Bowen, 7S Tutor, writes: Last week Year 7 went on the PGL trip to La Fosca in Spain. We left on Sunday 13th May with great excitement waving goodbye to the parents and ready for long coach journey ahead. Having managed to survive the 20 hour coach trip, we arrived at La Fosca […]

Go4SET at Ocado

Mrs K. Coldwell, KS5 and G&T Leader, Maths, writes: Fifteen Year 8 and 9 students made the very short journey to Ocado’s head office in Hatfield on Monday to kick off a STEM project on the theme of Eco-Factories. The students formed themselves into three teams and after an introduction to Ocado, the Go4SET scheme […]

PE Apprentices Lead Sports Event to Year 7

Ben Parker- Bratt, PE Apprentice, writes: As part of their NVQ level 3 course, the Welwyn and Hatfield PE Apprentices were required to organise and lead a sports event or competition. Over the course of a few weeks, they planned a multi-sports event for the remaining Year 7’s to take part in whilst the rest […]

Dance Showcase

Ms F. Smith, Subject Leader: Dance, writes: Congratulations to all the dancers who took part in this year’s Dance Showcase. The event celebrated the talents of a wide variety of Stanborough students including dance club students and BTEC classes. The performances included different genres of dance, including Jazz numbers, Contemporary and Urban styles. Many students […]