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Northampton School for Boys

Headmaster's Bulletin

Headmaster's Bulletin weekly blog

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  • 02/10/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 2nd October 2020

    The interviews for Head Boy and Head Girl were held this week and as ever the calibre of applicant was exceptional. Eight shortlisted students for each position were interviewed in a process which included questions from Senior Staff and the delivery of a speech aimed at prospective Year 7 students...
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  • 25/09/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 25th September 2020

    The NSB extra-curricular programme began its phased return this week and it was hugely rewarding to see students starting to access the activities, interventions and clubs which are so central to the school's ethos. The new Y7 students have particularly impressed and we clearly have some star ta...
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  • 18/09/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 18th September 2020

    We are really pleased with the successful start to the school year and the excellent attitude demonstrated by the students on resumption of their studies. 
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  • 11/09/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 11th September 2020

    The first full week of school has been a successful one with students demonstrating an impressive and responsible attitude as they settle into changes of routine linked to protection against COVID-19 transmission. It has been an absolute pleasure for all associated with NSB to see the buildings and...
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  • 04/09/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 4th September 2020

    It has been a delight to be able to welcome back all of the students to the school today after such a long enforced lockdown. Although the normal structure of the school day has changed to encompass all of the necessary health and safety requirements it has been incredibly pleasing to see such an ou...
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  • 13/03/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 13th March 2020

    It’s been a difficult week for schools across the country in response to the spread of the COVID-19 virus. I would be grateful for all parents and carers to read the school’s current position and contingency plans in the event of any future enforced school closure due to the virus. The i...
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  • 06/03/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 6th March 2020

    This has been a high profile week even by NSB’s lofty standards.  The U15 rugby team delivered an outstanding performance in difficult conditions in the National Vase Semi-Finals on Wednesday. The team were victorious against The King’s Grantham School by 14pts – 5pts and n...
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  • 28/02/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 28th February 2020

    It’s been a quite outstanding couple of weeks for the NSB Expressive Arts and Music departments as you can see by the list of achievements below:
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  • 14/02/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 14th February 2020

    A superb evening of Music, Drama and Poetry to celebrate World Languages was held in the Cripps Hall Theatre last night. There were outstanding performances from students across all year groups, demonstrating great cultural breadth and richness.
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  • 07/02/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 7th February 2020

    The growing gap between the achievement of girls and boys at GCSE has been highlighted in the national media this week as the England GCSE performance tables were released by the Department for Education. 
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  • 31/01/20

    Headmaster's Bulletin 31st January 2020

    NSB students took part in a deeply moving Northampton Holocaust Memorial Event at the Northampton Guildhall on Monday 27th January. The Memorial took place in the presence of the Deputy Mayor of Northampton, the High Sheriff of Northampton, prominent members of the Jewish community, Councillors as w...
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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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