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

St Bees School Newsletter – Full Circle Issue 5

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140718 St Bees School Hosts Women in Cumbria Suffrage Flag Event_24

Isn’t it just typical! The children break up from school and it then rains! I have to say that it was rather nice rain this week; it was that warm rain often associated with Mediterranean countries and yes this was Cumbria 2018! Hopefully this is merely a brief cloudy interlude in our glorious summer! School is once again alive to … Read More

St Bees School Newsletter – Full Circle Issue 4

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Forwards with Confidence It has been another action-packed week at St Bees. Sadly, I was laid low by a rather nasty bout of labyrinthitis – my world did literally spin in the most disconcerting way. I am now back on top form, but disappointed to miss the inspiring visit of Women in Nuclear for their Summer Suffrage Celebration. You can … Read More

St Bees School Newsletter – Full Circle Issue 3

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11th July 2018 I don’t know how many people have that tremendous book produced by the great Tom Kelly back in 2015. It is called Memories of St Bees School 2015. It captures so many happy memories of the thriving school here at St Bees. On the penultimate page is written this touching sentence. ‘We wait for the sound of laughter … Read More