Entries by Clare Pomfrey

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 […]

GenerationeXt at Roche

Mrs A. Langley, Teacher of  Science, writes: On Friday 16th November, Roche in Welwyn Garden City threw open their doors for 6th form STEM students. Four intrepid Stanborough science students went to see what it was about. GenerationeXt opened with a fascinating welcome address from Stephen McGann, star of Call the Midwife and famed science […]

Message from the Headteacher – Mrs John

It was wonderful to receive some feedback from the National Young Mathematician Awards this week. Four Year 8 students took part in the competition this year and they were an incredible inspiration to the team. Ash Morgan, the Centre Director from Explore Learning, Watford commented “A huge well done to Catherine, Aamina, Nathan and Ben! […]