Category Archives: Boarders

Boarding fun!

It was a great weekend for the boarders. Friday was the first ever ‘Movie Quiz Night’ in which over 50 boys were divided into teams and answered questions, drew pictures and even acted out scenes from popular children’s films they...

Boarders’ trip to Chessington

The boarders had a terrific first weekend back in school! After some academic Saturday morning sessions they tucked into a delicious lunch of pulled chicken and beef wraps, before spending the afternoon relaxing in school, playing outside and in the...

Boarders Trip To Southend

On the penultimate Sunday of the summer term it has become a bit of a tradition that the boarders go to Southend for the day. This is a very appropriate place to go as it is at Southend that the...

Year 5 Boarders Weekend

Lockers Park is a boarding school and every so often we open up the Boarding House to a year group. This weekend it was the turn of Year 5. What a weekend they had! Laser tag, a BBQ, a film,...

Boarding Fun

It has been one of those days today where the weather has been truly awful. It has rained pretty much non-stop for 14 hours. Just as we thought it was okay to get the pupils outside when the heavens would...

Early Morning Fire Alarm

Lockers Park is a boarding school with pupils sleeping at school overnight. We have to make sure that these pupils know what to do in the event of a fire. As a school we do regular fire alarms just to...

Easter Egg Hunt

We know it is slightly premature, but traditionally on the last Sunday of the Spring term we have an Easter Egg hunt for the boarders. Mrs Roberts hid the eggs all over The Private Garden in some devilishly difficult hiding...

The Dark Tower

At Lockers Park our Sets (Houses) are named after three 1st World War Generals and three Admirals – fantastic when you want two teams – Army v Navy. Last night we played a traditional Lockers Park game – The Dark...

Boarders Challenge

The first Sunday of the Spring term sees the boarders undertaking a challenge. They do a variety of tasks – basketball, tasting, darts, jenga, snooker, blind drawing etc, scoring points with each activity. As the tasks are so varied there...