Year 7 had the opportunity to watch the pantomime Aladdin in the assembly hall.  Aladdin was well received and student’s got involved with calling out “it’s behind you” and  “oh no he didn’t”. Comments mostly received. “I enjoyed this panto but can Aladdin be a boy next time”.  Ha ha so teachers in PSCHE  will…

The storyteller, Alec Williams, visited Loxford Primary on Wednesday 6th December 2017 where his sessions brought stories to life and were enthusiastically received by the children.  Alec engaged all listeners through his sharing of a variety of traditional stories, poetry, fiction tasters and riddles and everyone was very generous with their praise. Some comments included: ‘We really…

Year 12 – National Portrait Gallery – Paul Cezanne On Wednesday, the 13th of December, the Art Dept conducted a Year 12 field trip to the National Portrait Gallery to view the Paul Cezanne Exhibition. This major international exhibition brings together for the first time over fifty of Cezanne’s portraits from collections across the world…

Within the month of December our students took part in the following activities:- “The Storytellers Theatre Company” came to Loxford and performed the Panto “Aladdin” to our Year 7s and they really enjoyed it 60 Year 10s took part in the Jack Petchey Speak-Out Challenge Day and were outstanding. They supported each other wonderfully as…

The last day of term is Wednesday 20th December 2017 and the school will be closed at 12.10pm. Lunch will be available to students. The school will re-open on Monday 8th January 2018. Spring term dates: Monday 8th January 2018 – Thursday 29th March 2018 Half term: Monday 12th February 2018 – Friday 16th February…

During this term in Drama Year 7 have been learning all about Pantomimes and the skills they need to create their own. They were given the task of adapting a Cinderella script and making it their own version of a Pantomime. This week they performed their Pantomimes with full costumes and lights! We saw some excellent…

Christmas Jumper Day Friday 15th December (Myanmar, Tanzania and Great Ormond Street Hospital) Friday 15th December will be National Christmas Jumper Day. Pupils are allowed to wear a Christmas jumper.  Please donate £1, which will go to helping the communities in the Myanmar Crisis, Tanzania Walk in Love project and Great Ormond Street Hospital. Some…

On Wednesday 29th of November, 25 Loxford students went to the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden to watch a performance of two short operas: Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci. This was a wonderful experience for many of the students who had never seen an opera before. Many of the students found the story and music very…

On Thursday 30th November, we were invited to attend the Jack Petchey awards ceremony at Ilford Town Hall. This ceremony celebrates the achievements of students at all schools across the London Borough of Redbridge. 7 students were congratulated on their achievements in over coming adversity, and facing challenges in everyday life. We are incredibly proud…