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Northampton School for Boys

Headmaster's Bulletin

Headmaster's Bulletin weekly blog

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  • 28/03/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 29th March 2019

    Last Thursday, Twickenham and this Friday the National Basketball Centre, Manchester!!!! The National Cup Finals keep on coming! In line with a phenomenal year of school sporting success a large contingent of NSB supporters have travelled up the M6 today to support our Year 9 basketball team who are...
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  • 22/03/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 22nd March 2019

    The Year 10 rugby team enjoyed an incredible day out at Twickenham yesterday in the final of the National U15 Cup against Wellington College. Our boys put up a titanic fight against an excellent side but unfortunately ended up on the wrong side of the scoreboard after a very even contest. The team h...
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  • 15/03/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 15th March 2019

    It is a little difficult to know where to start with my bulletin this week such has been the level of student success!
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  • 07/03/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 8th March 2019

    A packed Cripps Hall Theatre has enjoyed a quite spectacular NSB Musical, 'The Sound of Music' over the last two nights with Friday evening also virtually sold out. Many congratulations go to all students and staff involved in a dazzling production where the musicians and performers were, wi...
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  • 01/03/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 1st March 2019

    We are privileged to have within our student ranks, several national champions or students with national representative honours and this prestigious cohort has increased by two in the last few weeks:
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  • 14/02/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 15th February 2019

    On Thursday evening, the school hosted its second World Languages Festival in the Cripps Theatre. There was an impressive variety of talent from within NSB and external performers all based around the fitting theme of 'Love' for Valentine's Day. The acts included poetry, music, danc...
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  • 08/02/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 8th February 2019

    Tuesday lunchtime saw the formal handover to this year's nominated NSB charities, of the incredible amount of money raised during our annual Charity Week.
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  • 01/02/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 1st February 2019

    The New Year Jazz @ The Cripps event on Sunday evening was a spectacular success and was played out to a capacity audience. The show featured the BBC Big Band who were, as expected, exceptional, however the three NSB Big Bands more than held their own and were indeed given resounding praise from the...
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  • 25/01/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 25th January 2019

    The Department for Education have released the final validated GCSE league tables for 2018 this week. I am delighted to report that as well as receiving a Well Above Average national rating, NSB was also ranked as the number one secondary school of the 72 in the county for Boys' Academic Progres...
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  • 18/01/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 18th January 2019

    It has been a week to remember for NSB Sport with a haul of impressive victories. On paper, the U15 football team had a daunting National Cup quarter-final against Queens' School, Watford, given that our opponents had knocked us out in each of the past three years and had defeated the reigning c...
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  • 10/01/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 11th January 2019

    Following our recent Teaching Training Inspection, I'm delighted to be able to forward to you the link to our recently published Ofsted report in which we have been graded as outstanding in each of the four judgements - outcomes for trainees, the quality of training, the quality of leadership an...
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  • 04/01/19

    Headmaster's Bulletin 4th January 2019

    It has been nose straight to the grindstone for Year 11 and 13 who have returned from the holidays to their Trial examinations. This series of papers are crucial for the students in terms of experiencing public examination conditions as well as for banking revision and confidence for the summer. The...
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