Entries by Clare Pomfrey

Talent Show

Chloe Dinnage, Head of School , writes:  On Friday 14th July, Stanborough saw seven acts from Years 7-9 take the stage and perform in the Talent Show. This event was organised and hosted by the Year 8 Leadership Academy, with the support of myself. Everyone took on different roles, from our judges (Callum Kirwan, Kian Burley, […]

Theatre Club – Trip to see Matilda

Miss R. Keeler, writes: On the 29th June, Stanborough Theatre Club went to see Matilda at the Cambridge Theatre in London’s West End. The award winning musical of Roald Dahl’s much loved book was adapted by Tim Minchin and Dennis Kelly, alongside The Royal Shakespeare Company. It tells the tale of an extraordinary girl who […]

Battle of the Bands

Mr R. Crann, Music, writes:  On Friday 23rd June, two bands from Stanborough entered the Welwyn and Hatfield Consortium Schools Battle of the Bands competition. After each school held their own auditions, the best seven bands from across the schools were put forward to the final at Breaks Manor Youth Club. From Stanborough School, we […]

Summer Music Concert 2017

Macy-Leigh Birleson, Head of School, writes:  On Wednesday the 5th of July, Stanborough hosted, yet again, the annual Summer concert. As always, it didn’t disappoint as the audience were treated with pure talent and phenomenal performances. With hosting by the Heads of School and brilliant cooperation from SaLT, Stanborough managed to showcase how amazing the […]

Photography Workshop

Miss A. Barnard, Subject Leader: Art, writes; On Tuesday 27th June, Year 7 and 8 art students were invited to a workshop lead by a professional wildlife photographer called Iain Green. Students explored a variety of exciting and creative techniques, including backdrop photography, forced perspective and framing. We were also fortunate to get hands on […]

Another Fantastic Performance from the Onatti Theatre Company

Mrs G. Elliott, MFL KS3 Leader, writes: For the 9th year, the Onatti Theatre Company returned to Stanborough to perform another brilliant play in French, called ‘Shipwrecked In France’, for all the Y8 students. Beforehand, the students were worried that the play was in French and that they wouldn’t understand it, however they were pleasantly […]

Sports Report 25

27th June – 4th July Mr P. Harris, Curriculum Leader: PE, writes:  District Athletics On Friday 30th June, the athletics season came to a close with the District Athletics Championships, held at Gosling. All 12 schools from the district compete in each age group with overall boys, girls and combined team competitions. Stanborough took 78 […]

Sports Day Information 2017

Anticipation is building for the annual sports days, coming up in a few weeks. Please see the details below.: Sports Days   Tuesday 11th July   Tuesday   Years 8* and 9*  (*These students come to school in PE kit) Year 8 and 9 come to school in PE kit. Year 8 and 9 off timetable periods 1-4. […]