Opening Evening

PrintTuesday 27th September 2016 5.30pm – 8pm

Arrangements for the day of the school’s annual Open Evening for prospective parents.

In order to provide sufficient time for staff to arrange displays and organise rooms, the School will be finishing early.  Students will go to afternoon registration immediately after Period 3 at 12:20pm; students will be dismissed from school at approximately 12:30pm.

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GCSE Exam Results 2016

20160825_093800Students at Bishop Stopford’s school make good progress under new government measures. Congratulations to all the students who have just received their exam results. Mrs Day would like to thank the students, parents and teachers who have all worked very hard in delivering these results. The students were committed and focused throughout the exam period and this has paid off with terrific outcomes with some of our best students getting A*/A grades across the board.

We look forward to this year and the exciting new specifications for many A level and GCSE courses. No doubt our students will once again commit to their studies with enthusiasm and determination and far exceed every expectation.

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Bishop Stopford’s graded OUTSTANDING in the SIAMS inspection

117On Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th July the school underwent a SIAMS inspection. A SIAMS inspection focuses on the distinctive Christian nature of the school, the quality of the worship and the teaching and learning within the RE department. The outcome was extremely positive and Bishop Stopford’s was graded OUTSTANDING across all aspects of the inspection.

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DT Challenge Day

5Year 9’s worked in Design Technology to produce a wall display for the canteen. The display is a reproduction of The Eatwell Guide which represents the government’s recommendation on healthy eating and achieving a balanced diet.
Students worked industriously, applying their skills and knowledge of textiles, graphics and resistant materials to produce colourful and creative food items.

 

Art Challenge Day

3.jpgThis year 11 year 9’s will be repainting the
Art Foyer and transform into exhibition space.

The Challenge

Stage 1 – Preparation – Removing existing display and Preparing walls  (Day 1)
Stage 2 -Painting Art Foyer (Day 1 and Day 2)
Stage 3- Art Exhibition -Organizing and displaying work in Art Foyer (Day 2)​

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Science Challenge Day

Students had to design a streamlined rocket that was able to launch an egg and return it to earth unbroken.  This was a fun, but very wet challenge enjoyed by all..  Students had to design a NASA style logo for their rocket and stick to a budget when designing their finished article,.  Students completed a project brief illustrating why they chose certain features of their rocket.

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The School Foundation Service 2016

117On Thursday 7th July Bishop Rob, the Bishop Edmonton, visited us to celebrate the school’s Foundation.  The service saw the presentation of the school scrolls, by the newly appointed prefects and Bishop Rob preached about the importance of values and community. It was a fantastic occasion with the pupil worship group leading all the singing, the School Choir performing under the leadership of Karen Gibson and the steel pan group playing the processional music. Prayers were offered by the Year 7 students for the Stopfordian family and benefactors of the school as the school moves into its 49th year.

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