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All the latest news from across the Stephen Perse Foundation. If you only want to read news from a particular school, you can visit their own news page: Pre-Prep, Junior School, Dame B's, Senior School, 6th Form.

News

  • Outstanding A-Level results

    Published 15/08/19

    In a year when the proportion of students achieving top grades at A Level is at its lowest
    level for a decade, the Stephen Perse Foundation (SPF), a family of schools educating girls
    and boys from nursery to sixth form in Saffron Walden and Cambridge, announce
    outstanding results. Nearly two thirds of students have achieved three or more A* or A
    grades at A-Level this year compared with the national results of just over a quarter (25.5%)
    achieving an A grade or higher.

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  • Students achieve outstanding results from International Foundation Programme

    Published 12/08/19

    Last September, Stephen Perse Sixth Form Colleges introduced a new International Foundation Programme (IFP) to provide international students with fast track entry to top universities in the UK, Australia and Ireland. The one-year programme provides students who have completed secondary education in their home countries with specific tuition and guidance to prepare for higher education in the UK.

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  • Railway Trip with Years 1 and 2

    Published 19/07/19

    Years 1 and 2 visited the East Anglian Railway Museum in Wakes Colne, Essex.

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  • Year 8 Exploration Society Bushcamp

    Published 18/07/19

    Early on 17 June over 100 freshly washed and excited pupils piled onto the coaches which took us to the deepest, darkest part of Essex to camp out in the wild without the aid of duvets or WiFi. Three days later, everyone returned - even the teachers - but ever so slightly smellier and more tired than they set out! 

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  • Orienteering at the National Inter-club Junior finals

    Published 18/07/19

    On 7 July, Jemima B from Year 9 and Sophie K from Year 8 along with the rest of their team represented the West Anglia Orienteering Club (WAOC) in the National Inter-club Junior finals in Sandringham.

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  • STEM Trip to RAF Henlow

    Published 17/07/19

    A group of our students from Years 9, 10 and 12 went to RAF Henlow, Bedfordshire to see the base which is the main centre for conducting aviation medical research in the UK. 

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  • Going for Gold at the Olympic Cup!

    Published 15/07/19

    On Wednesday June 19, a competitive team of Years 7-10 from our Senior School competed in the Athletic championships at the Olympic Cup at the Wilberforce Road Athletic Track in central Cambridge

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  • Stephen Perse Foundation announces outstanding IB Results

    Published 11/07/19

    Students who take the International Baccalaureate (IB) at the Stephen Perse Foundation (SPF) have achieved a remarkable average score of 40 points (the maximum being 45) - placing the school in the top group of IB schools both in the UK and worldwide.

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  • Coton CC U13 Girls team win!

    Published 11/07/19

    We are thrilled to announce that Molly C from Year 7 and the Coton CC U13 Girls team have retained the Lady Taverners Club U13 Girls title for the 3rd year in succession.

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  • Athletics Prep Schools National Championships 2019

    Published 11/07/19
    Verity V from Year 6 competed in the National Prep Schools Championships at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham on 1 July after winning the East Area U12 Girls 1500 metre Championships and securing qualification to the Nationals. The National Cham
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  • Our Netball team score in World School Games 2019

    Published 10/07/19

    The Stephen Perse Foundation is proud and honoured to have been asked to represent England at the World Schools Games in both the U13 and U15 categories in Netball.  

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  • Off for a spin with Year 6!

    Published 10/07/19

    Our Year 6 pupils dusted off their bikes and took them for a spin at a bikeability session.

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  • Track & Field Prep Schools National Championships 2019

    Published 03/07/19

    On the 1 July, Frederic K from Year 7 made the journey to the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham for the Track & Field Prep Schools National Championships, having won the East Area Championships in the U13 boys Javelin.

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  • Student Article: Year 8 Westminster trip

    Published 02/07/19

    On 16 May 2019 we visited Westminster Abbey, the Houses of Parliament and Parliament Square.

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  • Country Dancing Display

    Published 02/07/19

    Recently our Year 1 and 2 pupils from both Cambridge City and Madingley showed off their  dancing talent in a country dancing display.

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  • 'Off We Go' sketching with Year 1

    Published 02/07/19

    As part of our 'Off We Go' topic, our Year 1 Cambridge city pupils have been developing their sketching skills. 

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  • TeenTech Awards 2019

    Published 02/07/19

    On Monday 24 June, Leyla J from Year 8 reached the final in the TeenTech Awards!

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  • School newsletters, 21 June 2019

    Published 25/06/19

    Follow the links below to read the school newsletters sent to parents on Friday 21 June 2019.

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