Loxford in the month of March

April 12th 2022

Within the month of March our students took part in the following activities:-

  • Year 9 & 10 took part in the UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge and we won 21 bronze, 5 silver and 1 gold.  This Challenge involves mathematical reasoning, precision of thought and fluency using basic mathematical techniques
  • Thursday 3rd March was World Book Day and staff members of the English Department dressed up as various characters from books
  • International Women’s Day 8th March
  • 11th-20th March was Science Week and various activities were held
  • International Pi Day 14th March.  Our International Pi Day Champion is Milan Sharma 7L who memorised 300 decimal digits of Pi
  • On 17th March we held our Futures Evening “Dare to Dream”.  This event provided students in Years 11-13 with information regarding different opportunities that are available to them in the next stage of their life.  Various presenters came in from prestigious organisations and universities
  • Year 11 and Year 13 started their mock exams
  • Year 9 experienced Taster Lessons for when they will be in Year 10
  • Year 12 Parents’ Evening
  • The Global Ambassadors collected donations for UK Fundraising for Ukraine
  • Members of the Army came in to deliver workshops to students
  • Autism Awareness Week – theme “Dare to be Different”

We visited the following places:-

  • A group of students watched the London Lions basketball game at The Copper Box

Loxford took part in many sporting fixtures:-

  • Year 10 boys football lost to Woodbridge 3-6 (Loxford only had 10 players)