Category Archives: Academic

Think Like an Egyptian!

Year 3 pupils have been on a journey to King Khufu’s pyramid where they learnt lots of interesting facts about these amazing structures. They were then tasked with making their own Great Pyramid of Giza out of sugar cubes or...

New Head of Classics

New Head of Classics

Lockers Park is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Daniel Saunders as the school’s new Head of Classics, commencing this term. Mr Saunders joins Lockers Park having taught Classics at both York House (preparatory school) and The Hastings Academy...

Senior School Success

Despite pupil’s being temporarily confined to barracks, preparation for senior school entrance has continued apace. This has already born fruit with five of our Year 8 boys passing the entrance exam to Berkhamsted, whilst our Year 6 boys have also tasted...

Rocking Remote Learning

Prep School Hertfordshire

Our remote learning provision has got off to an excellent start. Well done to Ollie, (Year 3) for a magical masterpiece painted during his live Art class and to David, (Year 1) for working so hard in his English lesson,...

Welcome Back

Prep School Hertfordshire

Welcome back to all our pupils today for the start of the Spring Term. While we’re missing seeing everyone onsite, we’re re-embracing remote learning and are raring to go. Our remote learning provision covers the full breadth of subjects from...

Isaac Helps Out

Prep School Hertfordshire

Isaac, the school’s bearded dragon, (named after the great mathematician and physicist, Sir Isaac Newton) has been busy keeping a beady eye on Year 7 pupils as they revise for next week’s exams! Wishing all our Prep School pupils the...

The Science of Fermentation

Year 6 enjoyed learning about the chemical reactions involved in fermentation by making their own bread rolls.  As you can see, we involve those who are remote learning  in our practical experiments as well. We loved Oscar’s creation, all the...

Year 2 Launch Into Space!

Year 2 pupils have been exploring the wonder of space and the solar system. They created fantastic factual posters about each of the planets and then went on to make their own model planets using balloons and modelling rock. We...

Year 8 Pupils Embrace Critical Thinking

Prep School Hertfordshire

Our Critical Thinking lessons aim to inspire young minds and encourage independent thinking, spanning subjects from plastic pollution through to animal welfare. Mr Wilson, Lockers Park’s Headmaster takes these lessons for years five to eight and they’re always a big...

Tatler Schools Guide

Prep School in Hemel Hempstead

Pleased as punch to be featured in this year’s Tatler Schools Guide, with yet another sterling review… “This highly regarded boys’ prep strikes the perfect balance between tradition and innovation.” What a great way to start the academic year! Go...