Barnard Castle School

Farewell festival, Years 6 pupils from Barnard Castle Preparatory School enjoy GlastonBarney

22nd July 2024

School leavers picked up the Glasto vibe as they brought their primary learning to an end in fine fashion. Year 6 children from Barnard Castle Preparatory School attended a festival…

Headmaster of Barnard Castle School Tony Jackson Leaves

16th July 2024

A school community paid an emotional farewell to a headteacher who dedicated the past eight years to making ‘Barney’ an excellent place to learn. Headmaster of Barnard Castle School Tony…

Barnard Castle School pupils go gangster in their latest production

13th July 2024

Theatre lovers were transported back to a Prohibition speakeasy for an immersive performance to remember. The audience was at the centre of the action as Barnard Castle School students staged…

Barnard Castle Preparatory School Tourism Fair 2024

12th July 2024

Pupils were taken on a voyage of discovery adding a global perspective to their learning. Years 6 children from Barnard Castle Preparatory School staged a day-long tourism fair as part…

Barnard Castle School pupils go gangster in their latest production

4th July 2024

THEATRE lovers were transported back to a Prohibition speakeasy for an immersive performance to remember. The audience was at the centre of the action as Barnard Castle School students staged…

Former Barnard Castle School student Nick Talbot inspires pupils at his old school

18th April 2024

Nick with a pair of Bentley Beetham’s skis   A MOUNTAINEER who had a life expectancy of 16 has returned to his old school to inspire pupils in their endeavours….

Netballers prove to be on the ball

28th March 2024

Barnard Castle Preparatory School pupils Jessie Burgess, left, and Sasha Johnson TWO school athletes are proving to be on the ball as they move a step closer to their sporting…

Barnard Castle Preparatory School children perform Baubles, a new twist on the traditional Nativity

15th December 2023

DIRECTIONALLY challenged kings, a moody donkey and a sheep that sleeps through an angelic visitation were just some of the quirky characters who brought a school Nativity to life.  …

Barnard Castle School – Sports legend presents medals at historic school run

1st December 2023

CROSS country runners found themselves in esteemed company as a legend of sport descended on their school to present the medals.   Olympian, European gold medal winner and founder of…

Barnard Castle School’s next headmaster David Cresswell

28th November 2023

A LEADING independent school has revealed its next headmaster, the 11th in its 140 year history.   David Cresswell returns to the fold after three years away working at the…