Geneva Trip

18th July 2018 – Recently twenty pupils from Years 9 & 10 were lucky enough to go on a trip to Geneva and to visit CERN.  Here Rose Dolan of 10S tells us all about the experience … Geneva is a beautiful, clean city which was very easy to get around due to its Read More...


Drama Festival

17th July 2018 – The standard of the performance in this year’s Drama Festival was exceptionally high and every tutor group in KS3 created highly imaginative and gripping pieces.  We were delighted to have Mrs Tinsley, a previous Head of English at Loreto, acting as adjudicator and offering her feedback on each group’s Read More...


Sports Day Results

16th July 2018 – We were so impressed by how well our students did during Sports Day earlier.  They all got stuck into their events despite the heat, and there were some excellent performances.  All of the winners were announced back at school this afternoon, and were awarded certificates recognising their achievements.  Read More...


Technology Showcase

27th June 2018 – Here is a sample of the Technology work on display during yesterday’s Summer Showcase. Click on any image to enlarge it and/or view a slideshow:


Art Showcase

27th June 2018 – Here is a sample of the super artwork which was on display yesterday as part of our Summer Showcase.  The work here was produced by pupils in every year group at the school, but mainly GCSE & A-level.  Click on any photo to enlarge it and/or view a Read More...


Carnegie Award

21st June 2018 – Earlier this week, 16 students from Y8 took part in the 2018 ‘Carnegie Challenge’. This requires them to read six of the short-listed books and write reviews on them, which are then posted on the Carnegie Website.  They also attend a weekly reading group in the library, during which they exchange and discuss the books with Read More...


Design Prize

15th June 2018 – Some of our Year 9 Design and Technology students have just taken part in a competition to design a new luxury kitchen cabinet or gadget for the kitchen company ‘Poggenpohl’.  Competing against pupils from other local schools, Eve Keane in 9Y impressed the judges with her Read More...


A meeting with the mayor

8th June 2018 – Congratulations to Karis in Year 9.  She was invited to the official opening of the new museum in St Albans today as a result of her amazing fundraising efforts during Lent.  You can read more about her achievements here.  Karis met the mayor of St Albans and was Read More...


St Albans Museum Visit

8th June 2018 – Yesterday a group of Y9 students were privileged to attend a preview of the newly refurbished St Albans Museum and Gallery.  Here they tell us about their experience … This building is on the original site of the Town Hall and was established just before World War Read More...


Processions – UK Women in the 21st century

21st May 2018 – In 1918, the Representation of the People Act gave the British women the right to vote and stand for public office for the first time.   On Sunday 10th June, women and girls from across the UK will come together to create a huge, participatory artwork to Read More...




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