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Headmaster's Bulletin

Headmaster's Bulletin weekly blog

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  • 11/07/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 12th July 2019

    July 12th 2019 is a historic and symbolic day in the history of the school as it marks the centenary to the very day when former Headmaster, Edward Reynolds, made the decision to set up a sports and social club for ‘old boys’ returning from World War 1. This club became known as the Old...
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  • 05/07/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 5th July 2019

    This week marked a particularly special occasion for three members of staff who each completed 25 years of tremendously loyal and dedicated service to NSB School on Thursday 4th July. So many congratulations and huge thanks on behalf of the school to Robert Taylor, Jamie Wilcock and Russell Par...
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  • 28/06/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 28th June 2019

    We enjoyed two stunning evenings of musical entertainment at the NSB Summer concerts which ran on Wednesday and Thursday night. The level of musical talent on display was quite spectacular which augurs very well for the National Music for Youth Finals in Birmingham next week.
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  • 21/06/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 21st June 2019

    On Monday, Alex Do (Y9), Reuben Doy (Y9), Satya Patel (Y8) and Ali Mustafa (Y8), represented the school in the National Final of the Junior Team Maths Challenge in London. There were 88 regional events across England leading up to this final with only the winners going through as regional champions...
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  • 12/06/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 14th June 2019

    We were delighted at the DfE announcement this morning that NSB Trust has been awarded the new Secondary Free School to be built in Northampton. Given the acute lack of secondary school spaces in Northampton and the popularity of NSB and our style of educational provision, this is great news fo...
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  • 07/06/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 7th June 2019

    Y11 and Y13 have returned from holiday to an incredibly busy week of public examinations. The students appear to be coping admirably to date and the final lap is beginning to emerge in sight for them. Y7 students are also sitting end of year exams this week with the Y12 examination fortnight startin...
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  • 24/05/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 24th May 2019

    NSB musicians were delighted to support St. Christopher’s Church Of England War Memorial Home this week in a moving ceremony to commemorate the D-Day landings. Our musicians played a variety of pieces during the service, including the American National Anthem with Mr Jeff Vick, First Secretary...
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  • 17/05/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 17th May 2019

    We are looking forward tonight to having the opportunity to celebrate the rich success that we have enjoyed in sport in 2018/19 at our annual Sports Awards Evening. Given the spectacular levels of achievement this year it is entirely befitting that the inaugural winner of the Sportsman of the Year A...
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  • 10/05/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 10th May 2019

    We say an official goodbye to Year 13 today before they embark on their examination leave. The cohort have been outstanding role models for the lower school, excelling in their approach to their academic studies, their involvement in the extra-curricular programme and in their contribution to studen...
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  • 03/05/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 3rd May 2019

    I have been delighted with the attitude of Y11 students this week in their approach to their French and Spanish GCSE speaking examinations. Y11 and Y13 now have only four school days left of formal timetabled lessons before the written examinations begin and I am sure will be spending the bank holid...
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  • 26/04/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 26th April 2019

    We have had plenty of NSB success to celebrate over the Easter holidays with wide-ranging student achievement. I was delighted to hear that the two school trips abroad were so successful with a hugely rewarding visit to Morocco and an unbeaten tour of Grenada for our U15 cricketers.
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  • 05/04/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 5th April 2019

    We have already enjoyed national success this year in the Senior Maths Team Challenge and the achievement was replicated by the NSB, KS3 team who won the Junior version of the regional finals at Caroline Chisholm School earlier this week. Many congratulations go to Mrs Kwei-Tagoe and her team of Sat...
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