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.
Looking forward to welcoming @jimmyggormo this afternoon to talk to @NSBMusicDep musicians about life as a professional percussionist and Music College auditions. Great to see James back at NSB where it all began!!
@NCBF_festival this weekend in Nottingham. Symphonic Winds and Big Band 3 players make sure you have read the letter about dress code. Please make sure you are arriving at School for 9.00am on Sunday. We will be tweeting during the day @NSBMusicDep.
ESFA U14 Elite Schools' Cup Result: NSB 1-1 Queens' School. (Queens' win 4-3 on pens). A great effort from the boys to reach the last 16 of the elite cup.
'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