Monthly Archives: March 2016

Bring on the Clowns!

Last night Lockers Got Talent took place – for the 8th year running. Lockers REALLY does have talent – it was the most talented show that I have seen in all of those years. The evening started with the Pre Prep...

Pre Prep Science Week

I’m not quite sure what it is with scientists – when they have an audience they love to make things explode. Last week, as part of Science week, Mr Iqbal went down to the Pre Prep building & of course...

Set Debate

Debating is something that happens on a regular basis at Lockers and this term it is the Set Debate term. Each Set (House) has to nominate two speakers – one from the As (Years 7&8) and one from the Bs...

Oundle 7s

A bit like the English Rugby team, Lockers played their last matches of the season, this time not at the Stade de France, but at Oundle School. They won about half of the matches they played, so unfortunately were not...

Scott Gowing Memorial Match

Four and a half years ago Lockers lost an inspirational teacher. Scott had been at Lockers for 15 years as Head of Sport. He took his sport very seriously and expected everyone on his team to do the same –...

Rave reviews for First Night

Last night was the first performance of The  Frank Einstein Monster Show. Everyone I spoke to was raving about the performance. The cast looked fantastic with their make up on and behind the scenes the back stage crew, lighting and...

Train Room

  I don’t think that there will be many schools in the country with a Train Room, let alone one as impressive as ours. Each week Mr Parkin (he used to be Head of Science before he retired) comes to...

Telescope

A little while ago Mr Iqbal asked the Friends of Lockers Park for a telescope. They very kindly agreed to the request and actually funded 2. Today some of Year 7 boys put together the first one. It took them...

Set Science

There was great excitement this morning as the Set Science Competition held the practical science section of the competition. The task was for each Set to design and build two “rockets” that could be launched across the Old Gym. Each...