A huge thank you to all our parents/carers who choose to donate to our Charitable Trust. These funds make a huge difference and enable us to further enhance the educational experience of our students. We are currently exploring the provision of an outdoor covered learning area.
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In our recent inspection, 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    

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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 20 July 2022

    The first ONA match since 2018 was a fitting (official) conclusion to the 1st XI’s season on a sweltering evening at Falkland CC. Reduced to 14-4 by the pace of Edan Camplin and especially Oscar Bean, (the fastest opening bowling pair that Mike Hart could ever remember seeing in this encounter), the school looked set for an early tea when the “Georgian era” began. read more

  • Published 20 July 2022

    On Friday 15 July, the PE Department organised a trip for 58 students to travel to Southampton to watch England Ladies play against Northern Ireland in their last group match. England ladies won 5-0! read more

  • Published 20 July 2022

    On Saturday 2 July, 19 Students facilitated the running of Whitelands Park Summer Fair. We helped to run stalls such as ‘Splat the Rat’ and ‘Welly Wanging’. Our efforts have helped to raise money for new school playground equipment. This is the first of many Bart’s Community projects where Miss Marshall, Leader of Stretch and Challenge, provides St Bart’s students with opportunities for us to go above and beyond our normal curriculum. read more

  • Published 20 July 2022

    As part of the GCSE Religious Studies course, students are encouraged to explore how faith makes an active difference in the lives of religious believers. During the recent Curriculum Day trips, Year 9 travelled to Slough Central Mosque to experience the lives of Muslims in contemporary British society. read more

  • Published 14 July 2022

    On Wednesday 6 July, James Mandry and Maxine Smiles Cooke, School Sport Network Managers from West Berkshire Schools Sports Network, received a warm welcome from St Bart’s Year 7 students and staff as they carried the Schools Sports Network Commonwealth Torch from The Willink School to St Bart’s. The energetic pair covered 18 local schools over the course of the day to complete the relay! read more



BartholoNews 20 July 2022

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