Monthly Archives: September 2018

Staff Macmillan Coffee Morning

Each Autumn Term the Staff have a Macmillan Coffee Morning. Cakes are baked (recipes fiercely guarded) and just like in The Great British Bake Off judgements are made. As ever the range of cakes was impressive – congratulations to Sharen...

Poetry Competition

The Poetry Competition is the culmination of work by the English Department this term so far. Every pupil learns a poem that they then recite in front of their peers and their English teachers. Two are selected from each form...

Exciting Science

Year 5 is probably the most interesting one for pupils learning Science at Lockers Park because this is the year that they really start to use serious scientific equipment. Today B5S were learning how to use a Bunsen burner. It...

Scavenger Hunt

This was only the second Nature and the Environment lesson this term, so the pupils are still finding their way around our extensive grounds. A really good way of doing this is through a scavenger hunt. Not only do they...

A8M Assembly

With A8M you knew their assembly was going to be historical and they didn’t disappoint. On the 29th September it is the birthday of Lord Nelson, or it would be if he were still alive! With words and pictures they...

Ice Skating

Weekends are anything but boring if you are a boarder at Lockers Park – there is always something to do. Of course, just like the other pupils, you can spend some time on the computer or watching TV. Then there...

Set Football

The Set (House) Football Competition took place in two parts with U13 teams playing on the back pitch and the Colts (U11) playing on the front. Despite the rain, it was a very enjoyable afternoon with many goals scored. The...

Haileybury Football

It was lovely to see so many teams in action today against Haileybury and Summerfields. At home the visitors were Haileybury and the matches were very evenly balanced. As well as the opposition to contend with, the players also had...

Paradise Park

The Pre-Prep enjoyed their first school trip of the academic year yesterday! We had a fantastic day out at Paradise Wildlife Park. We began the day by exploring the woods where life-size dinosaurs were hiding- the teachers were rather scared...