German Exchange 2016

The students and staff of Dietrich-Bonhoeffer Gymnasium arrived last Thursday to spend a week with their exchange partners from Sandringham. The exchange started in 2009 and has been a key part of the MFL calendar since then with many students and families setting up life-long friendships over the years.   > view full article

STEAM Powered Drawing Week

Join our STEAM-powered Drawing Week. We are exploring the crucial role of drawing and how it relates to STEM subjects. From CAD design and architecture, to modelling, graphing in mathematics, and the wonder of natural forms in biology, we are offering students a wide range of opportunities to draw and understand the applications of drawing. We will be assembling our STEAM powered art display so encourage all students to get drawing this week. > view full article

Peak District 2016 - A half

Wednesday After a battle through the M1 traffic, we arrived at a sunny Carsington Water for lunch. The students showed admirable interest, calling it 'beautiful'! After expolring Stones Island, the museum and the adventure playground, we set off for the shprt journey to Ilam Hall. We went for a walk around the grounds and through Ilam village. A herd of sheep seeemed less than inpressed by our intrusion and ran for their lives. > view full article

Peak District 2016

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Sixth from destinations

We have now compiled a map showing the destinations of our lovely ex-year 13 students. The vast majority are off to the very best universities around the country and we wish them every success with their degree courses. A full copy of the map can be downloaded here. Well done everyone.   > view full article

GCSE results 2016

Amazing GCSE results from our lovely year 11 students with record progress and value added figures, as well as raw attainment. Not only did students meet their targets, but large numbers exceeded them to achieve results that will allow access to further education, either in our sixth form or at college. > view full article

Record A-level results 2016

Sixth form students at Sandringham continued a long tradition of outstanding performance at A-level achieving record results once again. The majority of results were the highest grades of A*, A and B, with many gaining straight A*s and As. Almost every student celebrated gaining their first choice place from the top 40 universities in the country, with seven Oxbridge successes and three off to study medicine. > view full article

First ever Golden Tickets Awarded

Our first ever winners of the Sandringham Golden Ticket are Caitlin, Lily, Elena, Jessica and Callum.  > view full article

Students meet Tim Peake and one even meets the new Prime Minister!

Over the past three weeks, since his return from space, Tim Peake has been acclimatising himself to conditions on Earth. Three of our students were invited to join nine others in Cologne at the European Space Centre to be the first to meet him. He was there recovering from his 6 months in space and being checked by various doctors to make sure everything was fine. > view full article

Charity Run 2016

At the end of a fantastic arts week the whole school took part in our 10th annual Charity Fun Run around Marshalswick and Jersey Farm estates.  The aim of the event is to raise money for charity and at the same time, enjoy an event for everyone, rising to the challenge of running 5 miles.  > view full article