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    Headmaster's Weekly Blog: 11th November 2018

    11th November 2018

    This has been a significant week for the school community with a real focus on values. Fundamental values of democracy, rule of law and equality featured prominently at Monday's visit to the Houses of Parliament and Cabinet War Rooms by the Year 7 students. The group returned to QHS to enjoy a spectacular fireworks night attended by a large number of pupils, parents, staff and

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    Headmaster's Weekly Newsletter: 19 October

    19th October 2018

    I must start our weekly update by offering our very best wishes and appreciation to Mrs Mitchell-Hall as she leaves Quinton House School after three successful years as a Mathematics and Statistics Teacher in the Senior School and to announce that Mr Adam Sirett will be joining the staff as a permanent full-time replacement after half-term. One of the great advantages in being part of

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    Weekly Update from the Head: 24 September

    26th September 2018

    Working with parents is an important feature of a Quinton House School education. We are delighted to have been short-listed for an Independent Schools Association National Award for Parental Engagement at this year’s ISA Awards Ceremony. The list of activities included the Parent Lunch, Back to School Evening, Stay and Learn events, Forest School and Den Building Competition, Study Skills Evening, Guide to Social Media

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    Headmaster's Summer Term Newsletter

    23rd May 2018

    May 2018 Dear Parents, I am writing this newsletter to provide an insight into the exciting events at the school in the first half of the Summer Term and to highlight some of the developments that you will see at the school in the coming weeks and months. This term has already seen a number of high profile events that have provided our children with

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    Headmaster's Letter: Spring Term 2018

    23rd March 2018

    Dear Parents, The presentation of the ‘Good Egg’ Awards in the whole school End of Term Assembly reinforced the importance we place on all members of the school community upholding the ethos of the school...

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    Welcome Back to the Spring Term

    18th January 2018

    Dear Parents, The Spring Term consists of only ten weeks and I am delighted that the students and staff appear to have made such a positive and productive start. The School continues to work towards achieving the aims communicated in our School Development Plan and I have been delighted with the progress made in all areas, including our negotiations with the Northampton Borough Council and

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    Back to School with a Bang!!

    17th November 2017

    Back to school with a bang!! The bleak, dreary British weather did not dampen the mood and spirits of everyone who supported the spectacular ‘Bonfire’ night at Quinton. The firework display was incredible and I am told that the height of the bonfire was the biggest since records began! Half term finished with the Q6s dusting off their broom sticks and travelling to the amazing

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    Time Flies When you are Having Fun!

    20th October 2017

    As we finish the first half term of this academic year there is lots to reflect upon already. Q2 were transported back to 1666 to experience what it would have been like to live during this historic event. Kate Cunningham, author of Vlad and The Great Fire of London, came in to lead some inspiring and very engaging activities. Many of you joined our Lower

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    School Meals!

    11th October 2017

    School meals evoke a plethora of different memories for people. For some, it is the fond memories of a jam roly poly or spotted dick and custard for pudding, for others, it is the final sitting and having to make do with only tuna pasta bake or face an afternoon with a rumbling stomach!  I do feel that the meals provided by our school caterers, Chartwells,

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    Update from the Juniors

    6th October 2017

    Life at Quinton is extremely busy and there is always a plethora of activities for the children to get involved in. Here are some of the highlights from the last fortnight: Q2 had a magical day at the Butterfly Farm in Stratford where Miss Howard learned that she actually has a phobia of butterflies - not sure she will be going back there in a

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    One Month at QHS

    3rd October 2017

    Dear Parents and Pupils, One month into the new school year and there have been many enjoyable and successful activities, in addition to a great deal of purposeful and productive learning within the classroom. The three day bonding excursion to Yorkshire for Year 7 proved a great success and our Junior pupils have already made visits to Everdon Forest and the Butterfly Farm. The Year

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    Summer break, what summer break?

    21st September 2017

    As term has started with a flurry of events, trips and fixtures the holidays seem like a distant memory. It was wonderful seeing so many of you at the cream tea afternoon and I hope you had a chance to meet each other and get answers to any questions you might have had. The first birthday cake celebration with the Head took place and it

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    Welcome Back from the New Head Mr Hoyle

    5th September 2017

    Dear Parents and Pupils, I am delighted that we are starting the new school year at Quinton House School with considerable optimism and excitement. I would like to offer a warm welcome to new members of staff, new pupils, and indeed, new parents, as members of our school community. You will receive a copy of the Autumn Term School Calendar and I look forward to

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