Monthly Archives: June 2019

FoLP Mardi Gras Ball

Each year the FoLP (Friends of Lockers Park) organise a Summer Ball. This year the theme was “Mardi Gras”. A huge amount of work by the FoLP Committee, chaired by Steve Simpson,  goes into this and there are always anxious...

Set Athletics

It was touch and go as to whether our Set Athletic event would take place but after some valiant work by Mr Doyle last night the grass was cut and the track marked out. All we needed was a respite...

Bushcraft

After the ordeal of Common Entrance Exams our Year 8s set of for a relaxing week camping under the stars. Little did they realise that they wouldn’t see any but would instead be nearly drowned by the rain. Despite this...

Set Rounders

For the first time this week we were able to go outside for a decent sports session – thank heavens the rain has stopped, even if only for a while. It couldn’t have happened on a better day with the...

Guitar Ensemble

At this time of the year you can find groups of pupils making music together. You’ll also find individuals ensconced in practice rooms with their instruments. They are all rehearsing for the Summer Concert on the last Sunday of term...

School Exams

Twice a year our pupils in Years 6 -8 sit school exams. These are pretty formal and are really getting the boys used to sitting exams when they really count – Common Entrance and Scholarship. We do them in the...

Art and Technology Exhibition

Our annual Art and Technology Exhibition opened yesterday and once again the talents of our pupils has really impressed me. I struggled to choose the photos to share as there were so many good ones. What is impressive is the...

Celtic Harmony

Our Year 3 and Year 4 forms spent the last couple of days at Celtic Harmony. https://www.celticharmony.org/ Celtic Harmony provides a program of Prehistory Residential trips and Day trips covering Stone, Bronze and Iron Age Britain for schools and the...

Pre-Prep Talk on Eid

Hussein Hadawi was joined by his parents to talk to the Pre-Prep children about their Eid celebrations. The children listened attentively as Hussein showed photographs of his festive experiences in his home. He had family over to join in with...