Entries by Clare Pomfrey

Carol Concert 2018

Mrs E. Jackson, Subject Leader: Music, writes; Monday 17th December saw our annual Christmas Concert at St. Francis Church. The concert was jam packed with Christmas cheer, from the opening solo of Once in Royal David City sung by Annabel Dunstan 10A, to the closing carol of Hark The Herald Angels Sing, with descant sung […]

Message from the Headteacher – Mrs John

Thank you to the students and staff for the opportunity to celebrate Christmas as a community. We have organised various festivities to celebrate the Christmas period such as Christmas cheer to the elderly and primary school students, Christmas market, and our wonderful Christmas dinner! We ended the term with the stunning Carol service too! What […]

Christmas Market 2018

Mr T. Braybrook, Deputy Headteacher, writes: Thursday 13th December not only saw our annual Christmas Jumper day and also our Christmas Lunch but it was also the day of our annual Christmas Market extravaganza. This, as ever, was organised  and run by the students with very minimal input from staff. As usual they came up […]

The Religion, Philosophy and Ethic’s Postcard Competition

Miss M. Bowen, RE, Philosophy & Ethics, writes: Over the last month the RPE department have had a fantastic postcard competition running, which ran until the 7th December. Over the last week both Mr Collinson and I have been deciding who the competition winners are; once we got down to the final few that we […]

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, […]