Somme 2019

43 boys in Year 7 and Year 8 and five teachers spent five days in France and Belgium, staying at...

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Character in day to day life at NSB

The Senior School house music competition was a fun event full of character virtues. House music was filled with the...

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Home learning

This blog is about homework.  It is intended to summarise and capture the key content and discussion at our recent...

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Christmas holiday club

The Newcastle School for Boys holiday club ran for the first week of the Christmas holidays, with boys from Years...

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Year 7 History – design a castle competition

In the final week of the Autumn term, Year 7 historians completed their castles projects.  They had been studying the...

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Qualifications are not enough

Qualifications are not enough.  They get students to the next stage but will not necessarily allow them to thrive when...

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Under 16 rugby v Sedbergh

By Rory N, Year 11 We entered the game with the heavy 56-7 defeat that Sedbergh had inflicted on us...

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1st XV march on to round 5 of the National Schools Vase

By Tom F, Year 13 The 1st XV overcome a very physical Ripon Grammar School side with a hard fought...

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