Category Archives: Art

Year 8 Art and Technology Day

Yesterday our Year 8s’ spent the day doing Art and Technology. In the Technology rooms they used found materials to create a chair for Mr Phillips to sit on. The only thing was they were not allowed to use any...

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...

Art in action

On of the beauties of having a dedicated art room is that you can do really messy things. Not all schools are like that! Today our Year 7 pupils were creating something with clay. They were making a flat tile...

Year 5 & 6 visit Tate Britain

On 4th of June, 2019, Year 5 and Year 6 went to Tate Britain in London. We went with Mr Phillips (DT), Mrs Hill and Miss White. It took us 2hours and 10 minutes to go there, because Donald Trump...

Christmas Card Competition

At Lockers Park we have some really talented artists. Each year we have a Christmas Card competition. This Year it was open to Years 5-8. The winning card becomes the official Lockers Park Christmas Card which is sent by the...

National Portrait Gallery

Our Year 7s’ had a fascinating trip to The National Portrait Gallery https://www.npg.org.uk/  where they really had a close look at a number of pictures and then had a go at creating them.  The Iris Murdoch portrait provoked a great discussion...

Year 6 visit Tate Britain

Year 6 went to Tate Britain to look at work by some of the most famous British artists in history – Joshua Reynolds, Turner, Hogarth etc. Mrs Hill spoke about the artists and their paintings with a particular focus on...

Year 8 Art & Technology Day

Once Common Entrance is over our Year 8s need to be occupied! We put on a range of activities and experiences for them to do. Today it was the turn of our Art and Technology Departments. Phil Madley, a local...

Art Scholars at work

Lockers Park is a school where boys thrive. We usually find their strengths and then we work on these. Not everyone is going to play for the 1st team at sport. Not everyone is going to go on to Oxford...