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

Issue 14 – Full Circle Newsletter

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Healthy and Happy There is much discussion these days of the importance of a ‘healthy lifestyle’, and this is something which we really value at St Bees School. We take every opportunity to move learning out of the classroom and into the open air, as evidenced by our commitment to Outdoor Education: the proximity of the coast, lakes, and mountains, … Read More

Issue 13 – Full Circle Newsletter

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When the Children met Danny Wang (Group Managing Director of Full Circle) It is always good for our pupils to meet new people, find out about who they are and what they do, and maybe take some inspiration from what they learn. The opportunity to meet Danny Wang, the Managing Director of the Full Circle Group, arose when Danny visited … Read More

Issue 11 – Full Circle Newsletter – Learning and Laughter

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Well… What can I say? WE ARE OPEN! Thursday 6 September 2018 was an emotional day for so very many people as all the hard work finally came to fruition and St Bees School once again got down to its real business of working with young people and their families. Although there was lots to celebrate, we were concerned to … Read More

Issue 10 – St Bees School Opens – Full Circle Newsletter

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St Bees School Independent Education Cumbria Opening Day 2018_1

  Dear Friends of St Bees School, The big day finally arrived on Thursday 6th September! The countdown clock on the website ticked down to zero. Our pupils arrived. The school is open! Forgive a slightly different format to this newsletter – but we are sure you will agree that these are rather special times! We have received so many … Read More

Dr William Frankland – Old St Beghian, Centenarian and Inspiration #NHSat70

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We were delighted to see the inspiring Dr William Frankland, “Grandfather of Allergy” and former pupil of St Bees School, on BBC2’s “The Great British Menu” last night. He was interviewed by one of the chefs, and thanked for his extraordinary contribution to medicine and health as part of the #NHSat70 celebrations. We captured a brief clip here from the … Read More

St Bees School Newsletter – Full Circle Issue 7

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St Bees School Parent Handbook v5

It has been another hectic week at school, as I am sure you can imagine. We continue to polish and shine the jewel that is St Bees. Members of staff have been preparing their classrooms and making sure that everything is shipshape for September. Stocks of new textbooks are arriving almost daily and we are awaiting the new student planners, … Read More