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Northampton School for Boys

Northampton School for Boys

Honours & Achievements

In 2014 and 2015, the School was awarded 'State School of the Year for Sport' in the School Sport Magazine, in recognition of the breadth and success of the extra-curricular programme.

The school has a huge Inter-house programme with over 70 competitions across the range of age groups and activities. The annual Sports Day at the school is a whole school affair, with every student in Years 7 – 10 active, Year 12 students leading activities and members of staff umpiring and officiating.


In addition to the curriculum and extra-curricular opportunities, there have been numerous sports tours that have taken place, travelling all over the world. The U13 Football and Basketball teams tour Phoenix and Los Angeles, USA annually. There is a Ski trip during February half term travelling by coach to Italy or Austria. The cricket team has toured to Grenada, West Indies, often during the Easter break. There have been rugby tours to South Africa, Canada and New Zealand.

Over recent years the school has experienced enormous success in a variety of sports on County, Regional and National level.

Northampton School for Boys, Billing Road, Northampton, NN1 5RT
01604 230240