At Loxford, we strongly believe that Physical Education and Sport provides students with an excellent opportunity to refine skills such as team work, leadership, communication, decision making and developing the mental determination to succeed. These attributes will help your child not only in their academic school life, but in their adult lives also. Sport and…

    15 Y10 students visited the annual Knitting & Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace last week. Students got a glimpse into the work of leading textile artists from all over the world. They used the opportunity to gain first-hand research into a number of techniques as part of their project on ‘Natural Forms’ this…

On Monday 1st October, all students in Years’ 9, 10 and 11 watched a performance called ‘Help I’m Normal’. The performance by Redbridge Drama centre allowed the students to listen to a range of examples of mental health and how it affects people. Students learned that it was fine to have issues with mental health and that…

All of Year 7 have received talks from our Safer Schools Officer PC Sher and PCSO Marshall regarding staying safe online, as well as ensuring that they are safe when travelling on public transport. Year 7 were told about the dangers of online gaming and to ensure that anyone who they were playing online with,…

  We welcomed pupils and teachers from Salwan Public School (Delhi, India) as part of the international exchange programme. Pupils were delighted to engage in a range of subjects, including English, Maths, Food Technology, Art, Textiles and Economics. It also provided an opportunity for pupils from both schools to learn about eachothers’ cultures and values.…

#On Tuesday, the 9th of October 2018, 54 Year 10 students visited Kew Gardens to gain first-hand inspiration for their project on ‘Natural & Mechanical Forms’. Students explored the Princess of Wales Conservatory and Palm House where they had the opportunity to photograph tropical rain-forests and draw various plants including cacti, ferns, orchids and waterlilies. This correlates…

On Tuesday 2nd October 31 Year 11 GCSE Drama students went to the Fortune Theatre to see a production of The Woman in Black. This is the play that the students will evaluate in Section B of their written exam. The students really enjoyed the performance and came out sufficiently scared of The Woman in…

LOXFORD IN THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER Within the month of September our students took part in the following activities:- Year 12 had an Induction Day which consisted of different sessions: Creating the ideal university candidate & citizen Achieving your goals Literacy & plagiarism Academic planning Team building Wednesday 26th September was European Day of Languages…