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  • Boarding students make their own pasta as part of an Italian cookery class

    Published 26/02/21
    Boarding students at St Barnabas House have recently taken part in an Italian cookery class given by the Head Chef. It was a chance to learn how to make new dishes and Year 12 Elise commented “it was really good fun learning how to make ra
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  • Year 12 art students visit the Curwen Print Study Centre to expand their knowledge of printing techniques

    Published 15/02/21

    Year 12 art students Sarah M and Lily R visited the Curwen Print Study Centre in Cambridge to gain a deeper understanding of a variety of printmaking techniques by having the opportunity to work with an array of specialised printing equipment.

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  • Newsletters 12 February 2021

    Published 12/02/21

    Follow the links below to read the school newsletters sent to parents on Friday 12 February 2021:

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  • The Self-Esteem Team talks to Year 12 about combating stress

    Published 11/02/21

    In the past couple of years, we’ve increased the number of expert speakers coming in to talk to Sixth Form students about the challenges they face in this time of their lives, including topics like drugs, driving safely and relationships. We were keen to try to continue this over the period of remote learning, and the recent talk by Alex from the Self Esteem Team seemed particularly well suited to the current situation.

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  • Sticks and Stones: Year 6 explore conflict through creative writing

    Published 09/02/21

    Throughout the academic year, Year 6 explore a variety of themes that are woven into their everyday lessons. These themes help to explore wider concepts or events alongside normal lesson plans. In the Autumn term Year 6 looked at the theme 'Sticks and Stones'.

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  • Stephen Perse U16 netball team wins Netball Team of the Year

    Published 05/02/21

    We are hugely proud to announce that our U16 netball team has been awarded Netball Team of the Year in the Cambridgeshire County Netball Awards 2020.

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  • A look back at this week's lessons across the Foundation

    Published 29/01/21
    Nursery and Early Years Madingley Kindergarten class weathered the cold conditions at the start of the week when they discovered a frozen lake during their forest school session. They explored why not all water freezes and looked at the difference
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  • Students commemorate victims of the Holocaust for Holocaust Memorial Day

    Published 25/01/21

    Every year the 27 January marks Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) – a day to commemorate the millions of victims of the Holocaust and those killed in genocides around the world. It's also a day to educate younger generations on these events so that they can be inspired to take action and create a safer world for the future.

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  • A busy week of remote learning across the Foundation

    Published 22/01/21

    From attending a virtual day at the zoo to learning about the work of Martin Luther King Jr, here are just a handful of the activities that have been happening both remotely and on-site over the last week.

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  • Boarders continue with remote learning from St Barnabas House

    Published 20/01/21

    The boarding house is quieter than usual this term due to lockdown but for those students still present, boarding life is continuing as close to normal as possible. 

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  • Successful first full week of remote learning

    Published 15/01/21

    Our first full week of remote learning has come to an end and although remote learning is no longer a novelty for our staff and pupils it certainly hasn’t become boring! Our staff have once again worked tirelessly to make sure that pupils working from home, as well as key worker children on-site, have been able to carry on with their timetabled lessons as normal. Let’s take a look at some of the great activities and learning that has taken place this week.

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  • Hyacinth tradition marks the 140th birthday of the Foundation

    Published 15/01/21

    Despite the pandemic and the restrictions that this has imposed, Rosemary Tice (Geography and Biology teacher, 1965-1990) and Katie Milne (Junior School teacher, 1979-2006 and then Head of Junior School 2006 - 2019) marked the 140th birthday of the Foundation by organising the delivery of a hyacinth.

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  • Little Shop of Horrors - Year 13 students perform Act 2 of the show

    Published 05/01/21

    In the last week of the Autumn term we finally performed our Year 13 extract of the Autumn term production of ‘Little Shop of Horrors’, with music by Alan Menken and lyrics and book by Howard Ashman.

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  • Newsletters 11 December 2020

    Published 11/12/20

    Follow the links below to read the school newsletters sent to parents on Friday 11 December 2020:

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  • Year 8 pupil is runner up in Royal National Institute of Blind People award

    Published 08/12/20

    Year 8 pupil Theo has been announced as one of the runner ups in the 'Best Community Contributor' category in the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) See Differently Awards 2020.

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  • Senior School pupils secure places in elite netball programmes

    Published 08/12/20

    Many congratulations to five of our year 11 netball team,  and 2 of our former pupils now in year 12, who have successfully secured a place in the Mavericks Futures Academy in Cambridge. Also, to another year 11 student who has joined Bedford Mavericks and a year 10 pupil who has joined the Pulse netball franchise.   

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  • Autumn term production of Little Shop of Horrors

    Published 07/12/20

    In the last week of November, our Year 10, 11 and 12 casts gave truly fabulous final performances of their extracts of ‘Little Shop of Horrors’. We are so, so proud of all the performers, musicians, crew and creatives who have worked with such enthusiasm throughout this challenging term and who have together achieved such amazing results. 

    The final performances were an absolute joy to watch!

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  • Stephen Perse Foundation recognised in annual school awards Sunday Times East Anglia Independent Secondary School of the Decade

    Published 26/11/20

    The Stephen Perse Foundation, a family of leading independent co-educational schools in Cambridge and Saffron Walden, has been recognised in the Sunday Times annual Parent Power awards as the East Anglia Independent Secondary School of the Decade, to be published in full on Sunday, 29th November.

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