As we draw to the end of another Academic year I would like to thank the students, parents and staff for what has been an incredibly special and successful year for Bishop Stopford’s School. As you will be aware this is our Golden Jubilee year and what bet ter way to celebrate than with a visit from the Bishop of London and a fabulous Ofsted.
Including the Annual Show of THE FLORAL ART SOCIETY
Sunday, 23rd September 2018 at 4pm
Entries can be collected after the prize giving is finished
Please note there will be no prize money, only certificates. Junior section winners will receive Gold, Silver or Bronze medals and a certificate.
If you could like to volunteer to help in the horticultural tent in 2019, please leave your details – email address/phone number with a volunteer on duty and we will contact you in due course.
Please note: Arrive at 4.30pm and the show starts at 5pm
Bishop Stopfords would like to invite you to step back in time, to see the wonderful production of ‘The Importance of being Earnest’ a piece performed by our 6th form students for their A Level exam that received rapturous applause, that we felt it would be a travesty to not bring it to our main stage and to enable all that wished to, to see it. Tickets can be purchased from Miss Dorrington at the minimal cost of £2 or £1 (concessions) concessions are students or OAP’s.
On Thursday 14th June, five of our Year 12 students travelled to the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in Bloomsbury to take part in the Brilliant club’s Scholars Programme Graduation even. This was the culmination of two terms of university standard study by our five students. They had an excellent day and were highly praised by both the Brilliant club staff and SOAS Student Ambassadors for their behaviour, engagement and fantastic attitude.
We were shown around the University, had a chance to speak to SOAS students about university, reflected on
It was a a friendly but competitive atmosphere to celebrate the World Cup Tournament taking place at the moment. Despite intense heat we saw fantastic performances and team work from the dedicated Year 8 boys who pushed physical boundaries in their games. Overall top performances came from Eric in 8P and Anas 8L who displayed excellent awareness and quality control. Pictured are some of the victorious players. Well done all!
Mr Jennings – Whole School Enrichment
Our students were amazing leaders in a recent Sports Day held at St. John & St. James Primary School. The day began with each leader being attached to a House team. They organised the team and led the group in their house chanting for the track events. Once this had finished our leaders ran all of the field and fun events designed to engage every student. They did a fantastic job and were highly commended by the staff at the school. A special well done to Daniel Weekes who was nominated a ‘Leader of the Day’.
Mr Jennings – Whole School Enrichment
Pictured at the Victorious Temple’s House who stormed to victory in the recent Football event. The team dominated from an early stage and showed outstanding resilience and sportsmanship to take the title. Overall all of the Year 7’s were a credit to the school leaving the decision for the player of the tournament a very difficult one. Pictured is the overall winner Jamal who scored a great solo goal and raised his team’s spirits throughout every game.
Well done all!! Mr Jennings
A special thank you to the large number of students who regularly attend Allotment Club. We have plants growing and students who are keen to learn how to nurture crops to develop them. We would love to see more students coming and sharing the workload of digging, watering, weeding and most importantly having fun!!!
Mr Jennings & Mr Lister
22nd June 2018
Dear Parent / Carer,
Bishop Stopford’s Golden Jubilee Celebration – Founders’ Day 2018
On Thursday 5th July 2018, our school will be celebrating its Golden Jubilee with the Founders’ Day service and celebrations. This will be a whole school event.
We will be welcoming many dignitaries, past senior teachers, governors, the Mayor of Enfield and the Bishop of London, Dame Sarah Mullally, to our school for the day. This will be the new Bishop of London’s first formal educational event and it is a great honour that our school has been selected for the occasion.