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St Bart’s was judged to be outstanding in every category:
  • Quality of education
  • Behaviour and attitudes
  • Personal development
  • Leadership and management
  • Sixth form
Ofsted particularly praised St Bart’s for 'the ambitious and carefully planned curriculum embedded across the school'. Inspectors also highlighted the ‘kindness and respect’ shown by St Bart’s students, as well as their ‘determination to help everyone achieve their best’. Read the Ofsted Report 2021
St Bart's is at the heart of the Newbury Community and has a long history, having preserved many of its traditions. The school has an established reputation for academic excellence and we are very proud of the results our students achieve year after year.  See More
At St Bart’s we have high expectations of students, staff, parents and Governors alike and we promote individual excellence within a caring community. We pride ourselves on the fact that every child is individually cared for and recognised for their individual qualities and for the different contributions they make to our successful school. The outstanding facilities across the curriculum and real attention to the needs of all students enable them to grow and flourish and reach their full potential to build for a promising future on solid educational foundations. St Bart’s is a forward thinking comprehensive school. Time after time, our results and achievements place us as one of the top secondary schools in the country. A large vibrant Sixth Form offers a wide range of subjects and attracts students from around the area. See less


  • Published 23 May 2024

    Congratulations to both the Junior Girls, Years 8 & 9, and the Inter Girls, Year 10, who took part in the recent Area Athletics competition at Palmer Park. There were some outstanding performances which culminated in two excellent overall team positions. The Junior Girls were placed 2nd out of 12 schools, with Downe House School winning, and in the Inter Girls we were placed 1st out of 11 schools. read more

  • Published 23 May 2024

    On Thursday 16 June, our Young Enterprise company, Flame Fortune, were one of eight teams competing at the regional final in Buckinghamshire. They were one of two companies representing Berkshire, having won at the area final in April. The other teams came from Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. read more

  • Published 23 May 2024

    Over the weekend of 11/12 May, St Bart’s students took part in the 35 and 45 mile Ten Tors Challenge on Dartmoor. Having spent Thursday completing a kit check, to military standards, and route planning, the two teams travelled to Okehampton on Friday morning. The afternoon was spent preparing packed lunches, finalising routes on maps and checking route cards, before an early night ready for the start on Saturday morning. read more

  • Published 20 May 2024

    Curnock House celebrated a special milestone as, following a donation this month of £11,500 to Newbury Cancer Care, they announced that they have now raised over £100,000 for their nominated charity.

    Dr Fitter, Mrs Hamblin, Sixth Form House Captains and Curnock Year 7 students welcomed Paul Millard (Founder and President), Dave Ormrod (Chair of Trustees) and Helen Milroy (Director of Operations) from Newbury Cancer Care to present them with a cheque for this fantastic milestone figure. read more

  • Published 21 May 2024

    Our sincere thanks to Tom Moores (St Bart’s alumnus) who recently paid a visit to the school in order to meet with our Year 11 and Year 12 Computer Science students and advise them on careers in technology. Tom is in his third year of a BSc (Hons) Cyber Security and Forensic Computing at the University of Portsmouth and is completing a work placement at Ntegra, a specialist technology practice. read more



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