Talking Head

Headmaster's blog at Newcastle School for Boys

How to choose a school for your child

The following blog is an extended version of an article published in Northern Insight magazine’s January edition. During the coming...

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Our new sixth form centre helps to add values

Newcastle School for Boys has been delighted to open the doors this term to 1 Moor Road South as our...

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Why I am pleased to be back at school

One of the questions I like to provoke boys (and staff) gently with at the start of the new school...

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School service

Service is one of the key development themes of Newcastle School for Boys’ ten-year vision announced last year.  The boys...

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A measure of character

Education isn’t just about exam results.  Neither a pupil nor a school can ever be entirely captured in even the...

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A community school

One of our school aims is to develop boys and young men of excellent character.  The other is to challenge...

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Sports days

The following blog is an adapted version of my opening remarks at Newcastle School for Boys’ eighth annual sports presentation...

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Leaving well

I frequently use the cyclical nature of school life to highlight new beginnings and fresh starts.  Of course, by its...

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