Monthly Archives: October 2017

Teasel Hedgehogs

With the first frost of the winter our thoughts turned to the animals that live in the school grounds. One of them, rarely seen, is the hedgehog. Our Year 1 & 2 pupils made their own using teasels and clay....

Iceland Trip

Day 1 30 very excited boys set off this morning on the trip of a lifetime – to Iceland. Led by Mr Iqbal, Head of Science, the trip is an opportunity for the boys to see science in action. Mr...

New Head of Maths at Lockers Park

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs Corrina Rogers as the school’s new Head of Maths, commencing this term. Mrs Rogers joins Lockers Park having gained extensive educational experience teaching mathematics at an array of excellent secondary schools,...

Pre Prep Harvest assembly

Our Pre Prep pupils entertained their parents with a musical Harvest Assembly. They danced and sang and read acrostic poems that they had written about harvest time. The produce that was donated will be given to local charity DENS.

Jungle Jo

Jungle Jo brought some very interesting new creatures on her annual visit to Lockers. The Madagascan Blue stick insect was one of the favourites this time, though the large violet snake was also very popular. Some people really enjoy meeting...

Poetry Competition

Over the last three weeks the school has been buzzing, especially during reading periods. EVERY boy in the Prep School has learnt a poem and they’ve all been giving performances. Last night was the culmination – the Poetry Competition. 28...

An assembly to Inspire

B6H were on the stage this morning delivering their assembly about people who inspire them. You could have heard a pin drop as we watched a video clip about “Team Hoyt”. Rick Hoyt was born having suffered a lack of...

Autumn Harvest

On Thursday the Pre Prep are having their Autumn Assembly, so today we thought we would look for signs of autumn in the grounds. We found some apples – on the ground and in the trees. Interestingly, most of the...

Year 5 Science

At Lockers we try to make science exciting and practical. This term our Year 5 pupils are learning how to use basic laboratory equipment and this includes the Bunsen burner. In this lesson they had to be real scientists –...

Chapel Visitor

Lockers Park has a wonderful Chapel that is used every day, apart from Tuesdays when we have a whole school assembly. Each term we have visiting speakers from a wide variety of different faiths. Today we were incredibly fortunate to...