The June Jacobs Award

Westonbirt alumna, June Jacobs was a fearless campaigner who did great work for the causes she adopted, including the rights of women and oppressed minorities around the world, and the cause of peace in the Middle East. She was the founder of the National Council for Soviet Jewry and travelled frequently to the Soviet Union […]

Leaders, Leavers And Daring To Step Into Who You Hope To Become

It has been an unprecedented year at Westonbirt School with students and staff navigating bubbles, blended online lessons and buoyant growth in pupil numbers. There was much to celebrate at Key Stage 4 and 5 Speech Day this morning as Headmistress, Natasha Dangerfield, took to the stage to reflect on the class of 2021; “Unusually […]

Life Lessons And Leadership Inspiration At Key Stage 3 Speech Day

As Key Stage 3 students and staff gathered in the Orangery for their final celebration of the academic year, Headmistress Natasha Dangerfield, began her address with the sentiment that has pervaded the summer term at Westonbirt; “This year has been like no other any of us can remember and we are extremely proud of you […]

Secret Garden Performance

Last weekend, the beautiful grounds of Westonbirt School acted as the perfect backdrop for the senior school summer production; Secret Garden-The Musical. A small cast of 35 pupils from Years 9-12, transported the audience from India to the Yorkshire moors with the re-telling of this classic novel. With a set in two locations and an […]