Pupils at Loxford Primary were very fortunate to work recently with Sandra Agard, a well-known Afro-Caribbean storyteller and cultural historian and Keith Waithe, an international flautist and African drum player. Sandra Agard conducted an exciting range of activities with the classes in Reception, Year 1, Year 2 and Year 5. These ranged from storytelling sessions…

On Thursday, 15 September, the A level drama students attended an audience immersive, promenade production of Kafka’s Metamorphosis produced by Scene Theatre and the Redbridge Drama Centre. From being immersed in the experience of an hectic office environment to the intimacy of family life, and ending by having their senses assaulted by the sights, sounds, and…

During November students in years 10,11,12 and 13 took part in a number of activities raising the profile on mental health. Mental health problems are common – but nearly nine out of ten people who experience them say they face stigma and discrimination as a result. This can be even worse than the symptoms themselves. You might like…

Today was the beginning of a fantastic career inspiring programme for ten high achieving Loxford Year 12 students. On Friday 23rd October 2015, ten Loxford Year 12 students began their first day of a two year work experience programme with PWC, the multinational professional services network. It is the largest professional services firms in the…

Within the month of October our students took part in the following activities:- We hosted a Global Learning Programme meeting for schools from East London and the theme is “Refugee Education and Action” We held our Open Evening for Year 6 students and their parents and had a brilliant show!  We had a musical performance,…

08 October 2015 | Ann-Marie Abbasah | Please click here for the source article Redbridge teacher exchange with Indian school a real hit From left; Business teacher Mr Mendonca, Thaybah, Sarvan, Demetris, Esha, Salwan headteacher Indu Khetarpal, Nishanthan, Loxford learning support assistant Ms Chitbaha and Salwan teachers Chhavi Sinha and Angela. Picture Ellie Hoskins Teachers from…

On Monday 19th October we were lucky enough to welcome the author of The Last Wild series of books.  He spoke to all of the year 5 and 7 students about his life and his writing. Piers was lucky enough to meet Roald Dahl when he was a child.  He showed us an amazing letter…

I presented  the Harvest Festival assembly to the Year 12 students so that they could have a clear understanding of “British Values” and the true meaning of giving a helping hand to others.  I also wanted the students to understand that giving support does not always mean money.  Zahir is studying textiles and wanted to…