Entries by Clare Pomfrey

VE Day Competition

Mrs Z Armitage, Deputy Headteacher, writes: Friday 8th May saw the UK commemorate the 75th anniversary of Victory In Europe Day.  Many of us celebrated in a socially distanced way and it was lovely to have a positive focal point.  Many of you sent in photos of your celebrations, including contributions that were sent in for […]

500 Words House Competition Winners

Mrs L Fox, Literacy Leader. writes: On Thursday 5th March, students gathered in the LRC to await the results of the competition that was launched at the beginning of February. This competition was for budding writers to complete an original short story of 500 words or less. We had a range of entries from Year […]

Raising Girls’ Aspirations at Stanborough

Mrs J Adams, Life Skills Leader/Careers, writes: Sunday 8th March marked International Women’s day and in order to celebrate this at Stanborough we had our very own aspirations event. 30 women from local businesses volunteered to spend two hours talking to our Year 8 and 9 girls. Using a speed dating style, students were able […]

PE and Dance Newsletter – 13th March 2020

Mr J Foster, PE Teacher, writes: Student Achievements Well done to Sophie Green who competed in a swimming gala last weekend. Sophie collected one silver medal and three gold medals in various events such as 50m freestyle & backstroke and 100m individual medley. Well done to Lutzia Holburns who has been chosen to be part […]

PE & Dance Newsletter – 6th March 2020

Mr J Foster, PE Teacher, writes: Fixtures Basketball It was a successful week for both the Year 7 and Year 8 basketball teams. Year 7 performed brilliantly in their 56-12 win over Hertswood. All players performed brilliantly, but the player of the match was David Manon Jorge, scoring 8 baskets! Well done David! The Year […]

Stanborough Celebrates World Book Day 2020

Stanborough School Literacy Team, writes: Thursday 5th March, was World Book Day.  To celebrate this we planned a DEAR time (Drop Everything and Read) and students were given book tokens to put towards a book of their choice.  The day also included tutor time quizzes and a celebration event for the finalists who entered the […]

Valentine Business Project 2020

Faizan Choudhry 10H, Oli Harvey 10B and Ellen Green 10A , write: On Thursday 13th February 2020, our business class ran a yearly event called the Valentine’s project 2020. This involves people ordering roses and then runners distributing them to the recipient during tutor time. This process involved several people giving up their lunch and […]