Talking Head

Headmaster's blog at Newcastle School for Boys

An eventful week with more boys’ nonsense

The debate around single sex versus co-education has been in the press again this last week with more unhelpful comments...

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The internet – a limitless playground with no boundaries

Two of the biggest threats faced by our children on the internet are naivety and complacency – theirs and ours....

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New Year’s resolutions and boys’ education

Welcome to my first blog of 2016 (New Year’s resolution) where I shall be offering some of my thoughts and...

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Welcome from The Headmaster

It is a pleasure to lead and to serve as Headmaster of Newcastle School for Boys. I have spent my...

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Introduction

David was educated at an all boys grammar school before reading English at the University of Wales.  He worked in...

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Character education: Sean Abbott – a lesson in resilience

The following blog is adapted from the Headmaster’s assembly at the Senior School on Wednesday 7th January. Resilience, noun, the ability...

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Choral scholarships

I am delighted with the progress of our partnership with St Nicholas Cathedral that makes us the only school in...

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Body Worlds exhibition

Next term, many of our senior boys will have an opportunity to visit the remarkable Body Worlds exhibition at the Centre...

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