School Choir sing proud at St Paul’s

1 - 54.jpgThe school choir sang their hearts out on Tuesday 14th June to a large congregation at St Paul’s cathedral. The choir were invited by the President of the London Diocesan branch of the Mothers Union to sing at the cathedral to mark the 140th anniversary of the Mothers Union. The Choir, with several new members, sang the gospel songs ‘Stronghold’ and ‘Speak to me in my Father’s voice’. The cathedral broke into applause for the choir and at the end of the service they were greeted by many comments of high praise. The choir will be performing at the school Foundation Service when Bishop Rob will be visiting us on Thursday 7th July 2016.

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GCSE Fine Art and Textiles exam project.

1 - 9Past, Present and / or Future is the 2016 title for the GCSE Fine Art and Textiles exam project. Students completed a period of 8-10 weeks  to develop their ideas through preparatory studies before spending two days in the Art department realising their final outcome as part of the 10 hour, controlled assessment.

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Ramadan at Bishop Stopford’s

ramadan imageThis week Mr Nasar has been leading our school assemblies explaining the importance of Ramadan for Muslims. He has included a description of the rituals that take place throughout Ramadan along with an exploration in the idea of fasting.

Throughout Ramadan all Muslim members of the Stopfordian family will be able to meet daily in the School Library from 1.40pm, Monday to Thursday, for the Dhuhr prayer, and on Friday for the weekly regular  prayer /Jumm’ah at 1:30 pm.

The School Choir at St Paul’s Cathedral

1 (13)The school will be performing at St Paul’s Cathedral on Tuesday 14th June. This is part of the Mothers’ Union service of thanksgiving. The service will start at 6.30pm and will conclude at 8.00pm. If you anyone wishes to come along and support the choir  at the Cathedral you are most welcome.

farmDear Parent/Guardian,

I am pleased to inform you of the Year 7 Geography trip to Holyfield Hall working farm, which will be taking place on Thursday 23rd June 2016.

This is an opportunity for your son/daughter to experience a working crop and dairy farm first hand, before they begin studying the topic of ‘Agriculture’ in Geography lessons.

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End of half term arrangements


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We are fast coming to the end of another busy half term and I would like to take this opportunity to wish our students and their families a well-earned break next week.

As has been the case previously, our end of half term arrangements involve a slightly amended school day with the schedule for Friday 27th May as follows:

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London Metropolitan University Trip on Wednesday the 13th July 2016 during the Challenge Week.

free-vector-london-metropolitan-university_034137_london-metropolitan-universityDear Parent(s)/Carer(s) of students in Year 10

We would like to inform you of a trip that has been organised by the London Metropolitan University on Wednesday the 13th July 2016 during the Challenge Week.

Th trip is an excellent opportunity for your son/daughter to gain an insight into university life and will provide them with valuable information about higher education and what it entails.

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