Northampton School for Boys is an 11-18 state funded single sex boys’ school. Girls are admitted to the Sixth Form. The school has an illustrious heritage; founded in 1541 by Thomas Chipsey in Bridge Street it then moved to the present site in 1911. His fellow trustees included Laurence and Edward Manley, William Brightwell and Laurence Washington – an antecedent of George Washington, first President of the USA.
Extra Curricular Booklet listing dates and times for rehearsals (see link). Concert dates are listed in here as well. Pupils should have all brought one home last week!! Tickets available from Monday for our first concert of the year - October 16th: https://t.co/2CJhxEMvkJ
Tickets go on sale today for Friends of NSB Music. Our first concert of the year: Hooray for Hollywood is on October 16th. Come and join the Department for a fun filled night of music and fancy dress!! @TheCrippsHall @NSBMusicDep. Tickets are open to all from next Monday.
Big, busy, epic day @NSBMusicDep today with the return of Metalworks, Wind Dectet, Wind Band and Symphonic Winds. Added to that next week will be the arrival of @jimmyggormo to rehearse two new Percussion Ensembles. Never a quiet day here @NSBSchool!!
Great rugby fixtures today and yesterday against @SolihullSport. Always a great block! Good luck for the rest of the season. Was fantastic to see lots of running rugby from both schools in the perfect conditions today. @FifteenRugbyXV @RFU_schools
Rugby Team of the week: 1 J Aluko U16 2 J Philips U12A 3 J Hewett 13B 4 K Patel U12B 5 J Mcbride Dev 6 R Brown U13A 7 G Diggin U16 8 H Field U15 9 D Kneeshaw 1st XV 10 J McAndrew U13A 11F Hedley 12C 12 A Burdett U15 13 L Russell Dev team 14 J Aldridge U14 15 M Wolfenden U14
Another week... another rugby bake off... Thank you to the parents and players of the 1st XV front five: Special mention goes to L. Bond for his chocolate cake, however, the winner due to the home made effort goes to Mrs Beaumont.
Fantastic stimulating workshop from @PunchdrunkUK this morning It's what Drama lab is all about! And looking at Global warming and the environment. The students were fab. Thanks Kirsty https://t.co/N3BrZNDxYp
Punchdrunk Theatre workshop - immersive theatre experiencing how we see and feel things. Site sympathetic. Interesting ways into Drama Lab https://t.co/jezmFC9rDb
Thank you for bringing We need to talk about Bobby (off Eastenders) to NSB and doing a workshop too for the 6th Form Intense and thought provoking So much to talk about!!! @paperback_TC https://t.co/pUedQOPMy3
RT @NSBExpArts: Thoroughly Modern Millie junior. What a blast! Thank you to the cast-you never fail to impress! A hard slog for 2 weeks but...
'Students enjoy outstanding opportunities to take part in clubs and activities. This helps to build the excellent relationships between students and staff which are at the heart of students' highly successful learning' OFSTED 2014
'Students make outstanding progress across a range of subjects. They make exceptional progress in mathematics' OSFTED 2014
'The Sixth Form is outstanding because students make excellent progress. A high proportion of students gain places at top universities' OFSTED 2014