Monthly Archives: November 2017

Cadbury World

What a fantastic topic to be doing – chocolate. I don’t think our Year 2s’ could believe their luck when, as part of their topic, they set off for Cadbury World. Here they learnt all about the origin of chocolate,...

Christmas is coming!

As if by magic, over the Exeat weekend, a Christmas tree has appeared in the Boys’ Hall. A bit like the Trafalgar Square tree, ours is carefully sourced by Mr Timmons, though it comes from Chipperfield, not Norway. A careful...

Berkhamsted Festival of Light

For the second year running the Lockers Park Choir were invited to sing carols at Berkhamstead’s Festival of Light. They did an outstanding job! Many thanks to Mr Shaw for taking the Choir and to Adam Hollier Photography for the...

Informal Concert

Music is very important at Lockers – not just for those who play well, but for pupils of all abilities. To improve you have to perform and a few years ago Mr Shaw, our Director of Music, came up with...

Any Questions?

Each Year Mr Phillips organises “Any Questions?” for our Year 8s to get their teeth into. It is always interesting seeing who is on the panel – often there are some unexpected speakers. what never changes is the range of...

B5S Assembly

Trying to encourage boys to speak in public is very important to us at Lockers – hence every form does an assembly. Today it was the turn of B5S who spoke about attitudes to learning. Do you have an open...

Treasure Hunt

There is nothing quite like a treasure hunt to start the week and our Year 1 & 2 pupils really made the most of their hunt. To start with they had to draw a map. This is easier said than...

Ice Skating

Each weekend, being a full boarding school, we have a group of boarders who need to be occupied. Long gone are the days when Sunday was the most boring day of the week – now it is action packed with...

School Exams

There was a huge sigh of relief today by the Year 6-8 boys who have been doing their school exams this week as they finally finished today. There was an even bigger sigh from their parents! At Lockers we do...