News from the Schools Team
Welcome, Marston Moreteyne VC School!
28th November 2019
The Schools Team is delighted to welcome our newest church school, Marston Moreteyne VC School, who obtained their religious designation on 3 July 2019.
Destructive Creation in Mary Shelley’s ‘Frankenstein’
3rd May 2019
St Albans Cathedral will be hosting a talk on “Destructive Creation in ‘Frankenstein'”, which may be of interest to secondary school pupils, particularly if they are currently studying the Mary Shelley novel.
Bishop’s Harvest Appeal 2020: Light Up Tanzania
3rd April 2019
This year, the Bishop of St Albans’ Harvest Appeal, ‘Lighting Up Tanzania’, will see around 2,500 family households improved by the installation of a solar panel providing them with electricity. Solar panels are cheap to run, create clean, renewable energy, and have zero emissions!
Church End Lower School, Marston Moretaine: consultation to become a Voluntary Controlled School starts today
9th January 2019
THE GOVERNING BODY OF CHURCH END LOWER SCHOOL, MARSTON MORETAINE, BEDFORDSHIRE and THE DIOCESE OF ST ALBANS BOARD OF EDUCATION EDUCATION AND INSPECTIONS ACT 2006 NOTICE OF RELATED PROPOSALS TO CLOSE CHURCH END LOWER SCHOOL AND TO ESTABLISH A NEW CHURCH OF ENGLAND (VOLUNTARY CONTROLLED) SCHOOL The Statutory Notice and Related Proposals may be found on this… Read more »
Dreaming of a Bright Christmas #FollowTheStar
28th November 2018
Have you seen the Diocese of St Albans’ brilliant new short film for Christmas, which was launched 27/11/2018
Senior Leaders’ Conference 2018
22nd June 2018
On 21st June 2018, the Schools Team held their annual Senior Leaders’ Conference. It was a fantastic day, with Mary Myatt speaking on the theme of ‘educating for hope’. Caroline Sledge the Headteacher Designate of Meppershall Academy, has written about her experience of the day.
Mosaic Recreation of the Bayeux Tapestry Coming to St Albans Cathedral
5th June 2018
This summer, St Albans Cathedral will host a unique exhibition – a 64 metre long complete recreation of the Bayeux Tapestry handcrafted in 3 million tiny pieces! With the original Bayeux Tapestry due to travel to Britain in 2020, this is an amazing opportunity to see the events of 1066 and the Norman conquest of… Read more »
HASG School Governor Awards 2018
28th March 2018
Nominations are now open for the Hertfordshire Association of School Governors (HASG) Governor Awards (deadline 1st June). Some of these awards in previous years have gone to governors in Church of England schools. Nominating a governor for one of these awards is a great way to celebrate successes and outstanding service– is there a governor… Read more »
Caterpillar’s Easter Journey
2nd March 2018
The Cross and death of Jesus is not easy to explore with young children, but what is Easter without it? This useful resource makes the Easter story accessible to young children.
Congratulations Canon David!
25th October 2017
On September 11 October, people from across the Diocese gathered to celebrate the installation of Revd Ruth Pyke, Revd Stephen Liley, Revd Michael Trodden, Susan Pope and David Morton as Honorary Canons of St Albans Cathedral.