Monthly Archives: February 2016

Squash v Edgegrove

We don’t have very many squash fixtures so when one does come up it is rather a special occasion. Today our U11s entertained Edgegrove. Both schools have got some very good players, in fact there are a number starring in...

The Chapel Concert

Music is very important at Lockers and almost every pupil plays at least one instrument with many playing several. We also think it is very important for the pupils to perform in front of an audience. Tonight was our most...

Rugby v Sunningdale

On a beautiful sunny afternoon some really good rugby was played at both schools. The tackling was hard and no quarter was given by either side in any of the matches. At both schools there will be teams very happy...

Shelter Building, Phase 1

Our children are really lucky to have the grounds we have – 23 acres of fields and woodland – and we try to make the most of this fantastic resource. Today our Year 1 and 2 pupils were building shelters....

Congratulations

Over half term we had news of more scholarship success. Congratulations to Alex, who gained a Music Scholarship to Aldenham School and to Steven who gained a Music Exhibition to Berkhamsted School. Mr Shaw also announced the results of last...

String Orchestra

Starting our assembly with the String Orchestra playing two pieces really sets a standard for the week ahead. It shows the rest of the school what can be achieved when a group works as a team. What a team! 38 players...

Science in action

You can tell when something interesting is happening in a school by the noise. Working hard (!) in the staffroom, I heard excited voices where they shouldn’t be. Investigating, there were the Year 3s, carrying out a science experiment. They had...

Children’s Trust Concert

The Chapel Choir were again invited to sing at the prestigious  Children’s Trust Concert at St John’s, Smith Square, London; only one of two schools from outside London.  Under the direction of our Director of Music, Mr Shaw, and Conductor,...

Scholarship Success

It is that time of year again, when a number of our pupils head of to their future schools hoping to gain a scholarship. Many congratulations to Joseph, who was awarded a music scholarship to Rugby School and to Ben...