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Northampton School for Boys

Headmaster's Bulletin

Headmaster's Bulletin weekly blog

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  • 24/01/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 24th January 2020

    We were delighted to welcome visiting artist, Ian Murphy, to the school this week to work with our Y11 and Y13 GSCE and A Level Art students. Ian spent a day working with each cohort on refining their fine art skills, which will be invaluable support for their forthcoming public examinations.
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  • 17/01/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 17th January 2020

    I am very pleased to report that a grand total of eight NSB students have been given a formal offer of a place at Oxford or Cambridge University this year which is far in excess of the national average. The school is delighted for the students that their hard work and talent has been rewarded by a p...
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  • 10/01/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 10th January 2020

    We were delighted to welcome in the region of 1200 visitors to our Sixth Form Open Evening last night, where we were able to show off our outstanding Post 16 provision. Our current Sixth Formers and staff did a brilliant job of demonstrating the breadth and depth of our curricular and extra-curricul...
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  • 20/12/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 20th December 2019

    Charity Week 2019 has been a roaring success again with a huge amount of innovative and enjoyable break and lunchtime stalls activities devised by each of the four Houses. Last year we raised a whopping £11,832 for local and national charities and later today we will find out if we have topped...
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  • 13/12/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 13th December 2019

    Tuesday evening saw an opportunity for the school to reflect on the outstanding student academic achievements of 2018/19  at our annual academic prize giving. It was a hugely enjoyable evening made all the more special by our guest of honour, former student John Bason, who delivered a thought p...
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  • 06/12/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 6th December 2019

    Two packed audiences were treated to a festive delight of NSB music at our Christmas concerts this week. The events showcased the quite brilliant seam of musical talent that we have running throughout the different year groups and the department have much to look forward to in the New Year. On a rel...
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  • 29/11/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 29th November 2019

    There has been so much to celebrate this week at the school that it is a little difficult to know where to start! The  Cripps Hall Theatre was awash with laughter last night as our talented student thespians delivered a first class performance of the knock out comedy, ‘One Man, Two Guvnor...
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  • 15/11/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 15th November 2019

    Last Sunday was an opportunity to remember the former students of the school who lost their lives in conflict. James Chown Y7, who laid a wreath and Harry Hunter Y12, who played The Last Post were outstanding representatives for NSB in their significant roles at the Remembrance Ceremo...
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  • 15/11/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 22nd November 2019

    Many congratulations to our Senior Maths Challenge Team who put up a fantastic defence of our title in the Regional Final of the National Maths Challenge.
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  • 08/11/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 8th November 2019

    The Sixth Form paid respects to former students and staff of the school who lost their lives in war, in a poignant assembly on Tuesday which was followed by the laying of wreaths at our War Memorial in the 1911 Hall. Students, staff and governors from the school will also be involved in the Remembra...
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  • 25/10/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 25th October 2019

    Enterprise Week is drawing to a close and it has been a great success. The students in school have been involved in a multitude of Citizenship, PSHE, Sport, Expressive Arts, Study Skills, Teambuilding and Work Related activities with fantastic input from school staff and external agencies. The two r...
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  • 18/10/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 18th October 2019

    Our superbly talented Expressive Arts students have enjoyed the limelight this week with our first Music Concert of the year followed by a Drama Lab production from our older thespians. There were many highlights of the Concert -  in general: the seam of musical talent running throughout the di...
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