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Bambisanani Chairman, David Geldart, recently visited Leeds Trinity University to present a copy of the partnership's latest book Bambisanani: Ten Years of Working Together and Learning together.
On Thursday 29 March, St. Mary’s welcomed Mr John Rolfe MBE from the British Council who presented the school with the International School Award.
As a result of the Bambisanani Partnerships pioneering work in South Africa using sport to promote education, health, global citizenship and leadership it has recently been invited to become a Founding Member of Sport and Sustainability International (SandSI).
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Simphiwe Ndlovu has now successfully completed his teaching degree in South Africa.
David Geldart, author of the latest Bambisanani book 'Bambisanani: Ten Years of Working Together and Learning Together' has praised the support of the Prime Group who printed and produced the book.
The Bambisanani Partnership has this week published its fourth book Bambisanani: Ten Years of Working Together and Learning Together
The Bambisanani team are delighted to present The Rotary Club of Aireborough with our 'landmark' book Bambisanani Ten years of Working Together and Learning Together.
Inspirational St. Mary’s students receive award in memory of Princess Diana at Leeds ceremony
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South Africa Visit June 2017
Day by Day updates by Mr Hamill from South Africa!
We would be grateful for any spare/second-hand football shirts to take out to South Africa for the Bambisanani Partnership. The shirts would be, preferably, suitable for students of around 11 years old, smaller sizes would be donated to the local orphanages in South Africa. A collection box will be placed in the Pupil Reception area, can donations please be in by 16 June.
Another great Bambisanani Concert at St. Mary’s, Menston
The second Bambisanani Quiz night at St. Mary's was again a huge success.
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Bambisanani Partnership brings the internet to remote Mnyakanya High School in rural KwaZulu-Natal
The Bambisanani Partnership this week appointed Andy Lockwood, Professional Development Manager at the University of Leeds, as a Trustee.
Caitlin (Year 9) is the first student to complete all the tasks required to achieve the award.
This year’s event takes place on the prestigious championship golf course at The Mere, set in 150 acres of Cheshire's finest parkland.
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The Bambisanani Partnership is delighted to announce that fourteen St. Mary's Menston Year 13 students have been honoured with a Diana Award.
Read Miss Jackson's wonderful blog, and see photo gallery and tweets from South Africa
St. Mary's Menston pupils have written a Mission Statement for what they aim to achieve and how they will achieve it during the forthcoming visit.
Friday evening (22 April 2016) saw another great night at the annual Bambisanani music concert. There were performances from the St. Mary's & Cardinal Heenan Jazz Band, the St. Mary's Ukulele Orchestra and the Leeds Youth Jazz & Rock Orchestra.
As a result of our continued fundraising particularly the Fairtrade cake sale at the end of last term, we are still able to provide sponsorship for our South African friend, Simphiwe Ndlovu and help him achieve his ambition to qualify as a teacher.
- 10 years of Bambisanani
- 2011 Visit to SA
- 2013 Visit to SA
- 2014 Visit to SA
- 2015 South Africa Visit
- 2015 Visit to SA
- 2016 Visit to SA
- 2017 Visit to SA
- 2018 Visit to South Afric
- Bambisanani Award
- British Council
- Christmas Message
- Connecting Classrooms
- Diana Award
- Fair Trade
- Leeds Trinity University
- Nelson Mandela
- Other organisations
- Rotary International
- University of Leeds