Entries by Clare Pomfrey

Message from the Headteacher – Mrs John

Well done to the student and staff community for organising a wonderful Christmas market. All funds raised went towards The Ollie Foundation. It was a special day on Thursday as it was great to see the community come together to have Christmas lunch. Thank you to our chef and his team for the delicious meal! […]

Winter Concert

Mr P Craig, Music, writes: The annual Winter Concert took place last Thursday, with the theme of Music from the Screen. The Concert Orchestra set the stage with a medley of John Williams’ work entitled Great Movie Adventures, led by a very nervous conductor! We had fantastic performances from solos and ensembles, including the String […]

Christmas Cheer 2018

Mrs V. Hargreaves, Year leader: Year 8, writes: It was great to see the Applecroft Year 6s who were a bit “Footloose” and fancy free at our Christmas Cheer event on Monday 10th December and Lakeside students treated us to a wonderful rendition of Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer. It was wonderful to welcome these two […]

Message from the Headteacher – Mrs John

An amazing Thursday night here at Stanborough! I attended my first Stanborough Winter Concert and what a great celebration of the true talent in the school. We had about 50 students from Years 7 to 13 take part in various musical performances. A personal thanks to Mrs Jackson for her leadership of the Music department, […]

Message from the Headteacher – Mrs John

We look forward to the first Parent Teacher Surgery for this academic year. This is one of three formal opportunities to meet with your child’s teachers. It is important to give parents the opportunity at an early stage in the year to discuss their child’s progress with subject teachers. I hope you find this afternoon […]

Maths Challenge Success

Mrs K. Coldwell, KS5 and G&T Leader, Maths, writes: The team of Tawsif Chowdhury, Hannah Imafidon, Behram Printer and Kono Washio travelled to Peterborough last week to compete in the Regional Final of the Senior Team Mathematics Challenge, a competition organised jointly by the Advanced Mathematics Support Programme and the UK Mathematics Trust and sponsored […]

Wellcome Genome Campus – Cambridge

Miss H. Spiller, Subject Leader: Biology, writes: On Tuesday 20th November, Year 12 biologists visited the Wellcome Genome Institute in Hinxton. At the campus they visited the Sanger Institute one of the foremost centres of genomics research and innovation in the world, carrying out leading-edge scientific research that uses genome sequences to understand the biology […]

The UK’s Biggest Jobs and Careers Event

Mrs E Ahmad, Student Career and Enterprise Leader, writes: Year 12 and 13 students visited Skills London 2019 which provided them with the opportunity to discover careers through interactive, inspirational activities and demonstrations, and helped them visually bridge the gap between what they enjoy doing and what they could potentially do as a career. The […]

Message from the Headteacher – Mrs John

Well done to all our Year 11 students this week! They have been under a lot of pressure with the Mock examinations taking place but I have been impressed with their commitment, dedication and resilience during this intense period. Congratulations to the winners of the Headteacher’s Award this week. As with most weeks, the awards […]