Category: Head’s Reflections

The Head’s reflections on the week

19th April 2024

With exam timetables now published, and revision guides issued, children at the upper end of our school are focused on working towards their exams. Academic excellence has long been the…

The Head’s reflections on the week

12th April 2024

We start the Summer Term by announcing the impressive list of Scholarships awarded in the Lent Term. Our Year 8 pupils have so far achieved eleven awards, and there will…

The Head’s reflections on the week

14th March 2024

The Lent Term is always the shortest, and this has been a particularly short one, but in true St Christopher’s style we have packed a huge amount into it. The…

The Head’s reflections on the week

8th March 2024

At St Christopher’s we believe that books are more than just ink on paper; they are portals to different worlds, windows into diverse perspectives, and keys to unlocking the vast…

The Head’s reflections on the week

1st March 2024

Next week is National Careers Week, and we have been preparing for it with some special events. The Inspirational Learning Group hosted workshops for Years 5 to 8 this week, taking…

The Head’s reflections on the week

23rd February 2024

I am delighted to announce that Years 6 to 8 at St Christopher’s have the opportunity to take part in the first Junior version of the Leonardo Creative Competition, which…

The Head’s reflections on the week

2nd February 2024

This week, I am going to focus on exams, as that is exactly what our Upper School children are doing at present, with Year 7 exams next week and the…

The Head’s reflections on the week

29th January 2024

We are celebrating our first Scholarship Award of the year. The assessments and awards for Co-curricular areas take place much earlier in the year than the Academic ones; there are…

The Head’s reflections on the week

19th January 2024

In my Assembly to the Middle and Upper school pupils today I talked about the importance of travel. I think travel is essential to a well-rounded education. Travel pushes us…

The Head’s reflections on the week

12th January 2024

St Christopher’s started the new year with an inspiring speech from our Head of School for Lent Term, Christopher in 8R. In his speech, Christopher explained that giving a speech…