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.
Symphony Orchestra is on as normal this afternoon. Two weeks until our Summer Holiday Concert and three weeks until @musicforyouth. Lots to do!!
No Symphonic Winds this evening but all rehearsals start again next week. As many in attendance as possible - only two weeks to Music Matters II and Summer Holiday Concerts - and then @musicforyouth.
No Big Band this evening - but a full band rehearsal next Tuesday to run through concert items and Music for Youth programme. Friends of NSB Music meeting starts at 19.00 in C5.
Sunday 8th July Curve Theatre Leicester https://t.co/cBhsmHLg1m
CDET has now changed to to CDMT for all students who are looking at training in dance, drama and Musical Theatre. You will find a list of accredited courses on their website https://t.co/tCN3fPPSJG
Musical Medley/ExArts House Competition winner to be performed at the Dance/Drama Curriculum Showcase on the 10th July and at Awards evening on 17th. Let LGR know availability. Attendance at rehearsals will be required. Thank you tickets available for the showcase £4/£3
'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