Full Circle Newsletter St Bees School Issue 40

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STEAM Forest School Over the next few weeks we have children from many countries attending our STEAM Forest School, as part of Summerfest. The STEAM Forest School sees students from all over the world (China, Spain, France, the Ukraine and the UK) who have come together to develop an understanding of environmental issues. They do this using the aspects of STEAM … Read More

(BLOG) Summer School at St Bees : More than just paddling pools and ice lollies…

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Author: Ceara Hayden, Head of Marketing and Admissions With the extra demands of a continually career-focused society, parents are feeling the demands of longer hours, and therefore less time off over holidays.  Ultimately this can only result in one thing.  Either grandparents/friends/neighbours have to take the kids… or it’s off to one of the many summer camps/schools/workshops that open to … Read More

Full Circle Newsletter St Bees School Issue 37

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Taster Day – A Welcome to New Starters We were excited to welcome a number of our new starters for September 2019 this week. They spent the full day experiencing what life at St Bees School will be like for them when they join us in September. After a tour of the grounds with Mr Gribble the students settled down … Read More

Full Circle Newsletter St Bees School Issue 36

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A Lesson on China by Mr Gribble Mr Gribble recently taught a lesson on China to our students, focusing on two interesting aspects of Chinese culture. With his background of living, studying and working in China, he delivered an interactive lesson that looked at the world-famous Terracotta Army of Xi’an and the lesser known Fujian tulou (福建土楼), a kind of … Read More

Full Circle Newsletter St Bees School Issue 34

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This Week in School… Preparations are underway for our Open Day on Saturday 18th May. We are looking forward to welcoming prospective families through our doors. This is the perfect opportunity to meet the team and ask any questions. You can also find out about our unique Fusion Curriculum and why our students learn Mandarin! If you would prefer to … Read More

Full Circle Newsletter St Bees School Issue 26

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Headmaster’s Update I was delighted to receive a letter this week from an Old St Beghian who left these Great British shores more than 40 years ago for a new life in Australia. The children enjoyed hearing Nigel Parker’s memories of life at St Bees School in the 1950s, and were very interested in how the boys spent their time … Read More

Full Circle Newsletter St Bees School Issue 25

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St Bees School Eton Fives Coaching

Headmaster’s Update February brings us to the half-way point in the school year. Lots of things have happened since September, and a vast amount of work has been done. All of those connected with St Bees School have worked incredibly hard to make it a success. Visitors so often comment on how good the school looks and the nice feeling … Read More

Full Circle Newsletter St Bees School Issue 24

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Chinese maths enjoyed at St Bees School Cumbria

Headmaster’s Update it is amazing to think that we are almost at the end of January, though both mornings and evenings are noticeably lighter now. This gives us a bit more time to show visitors our fantastic grounds and facilities, and it was good to have the opportunity to meet more prospective pupils and their families this week. We are … Read More

Issue 16 – Full Circle Newsletter

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Keeping Busy During Half Term Just because it is half term and there are no children or teachers in the school doesn’t mean that St Bees School isn’t busy! We have a lot going on this week. The new St Bees School prospectus is almost ready for press, and we are also busy planning our exciting Open Day which will … Read More

Issue 15 – Full Circle Newsletter

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The Importance of  Mandarin “They all speak English, don’t they?” For so long, this has been the mantra of so many in the UK who, for one reason or another, have little or no facility with another language. Further still, this often masks an aversion to engaging with other cultures. When you realise that the distance between the UK and … Read More