Monthly Archives: March 2015

Doodson Sponsored Walk

Doodson Sponsored Walk

It has become the tradition to finish the spring term with a sponsored walk. We’ve renamed it this year in memory of Roger Doodson who organised it for so many years and who is sadly no longer with us. This...

Lockers Got Talent

Lockers Got Talent

I would think that there are plenty of schools in the country that hold talent shows, but I doubt that there any that are as zany as the one the boys of Lockers Park put on. I am certain that...

Senior Set Cross Country

Senior Set Cross Country

Some boys dread it, some boys love it – cross country is a bit like marmite, you either love or loathe it. What was certain was that the weather couldn’t have been better for the annual running of the Set...

Set Debate

Set Debate

The whole school sat and listened to the Set Debate this afternoon and the debating was of the highest quality. Does money make you happy? Is a simple life the best life? I really like the way that the participants...

Action Science

Action Science

To end Science and Technology week Mr Iqbal gave the Year 7s an investigation to do: how much water was needed to make an air powered rocket travel the furthest?  It transpired that too much water made the rocket too...

Book Day

Book Day

This week was Book Week at Lockers and not only did we have a visiting Book Fair we also decided to get dressed up as characters from our favourite books. Some boys went to a huge amount of trouble with...

Solar Eclipse

Solar Eclipse

The best laid plans…….. Like many schools Lockers were going to make the most of this once in a life time opportunity. We had a special timetable in place so all the boys would have the opportunity to see the...

Harry Oulton, visiting author

Harry Oulton, visiting author

We were incredibly lucky to have Harry Oulton spend the day with us. Harry is an author of children’s books and he spoke to everyone in the school about his thought processes and how different people buld up a picture...