District Athletics Report

21st June 2017 – Last Thursday the annual District Athletics Championships took place at Woodside Stadium, Garston.  34 Loreto students from Years 7 – 10 competed in various events such as the 100m, discus, javelin and high jump trying to become District Champion. Well done to all the pupils who were Read More...


The Carnegie Challenge

21st June 2017 – On Monday Loreto played host to the Carnegie Challenge, welcoming students from Beaumont and STAGS.  This event was set up to coincide with the announcement of this year’s award winner. The students played a game based around the eight short-listed books, which they had all clearly enjoyed.  They Read More...


More Y7 Poetry Projects

16th June 2017 – Last Friday, 7S presented their “Poetic Recreations” projects as part of their English assessment. The task required them to combine their own imaginations with their knowledge of a particular poem in order to transform it into another form.  With creative and dramatic flair, 7S presented everything from cakes to Read More...


Y7 Poetry Projects

15th June 2017 – Year 7 have recently studied several poems: ‘First Ice’, ‘How to Eat a Poem’, ‘Home is’, ‘Island Man’, ‘The British’, ‘Blessing’, ‘Nettles’, ‘Mother Any Distance’ and ‘The Echoing Green.’ After exploring these poems analytically, students were asked to re-create their favourite poem in a different media/form Read More...


More Swimming Success!

12th June 2017 – During the recent half term break three Loreto students, Shannon Stott, Lauren Stott and Sara Kalawska, all went to Sarajevo to take part in a swimming training camp and to compete in an international event.  The training was tough and they then raced all weekend.  The meet Read More...


Parent Support workshops

7th June 2017 – More and more parents seem to be facing the challenge of supporting children who are unhappy, anxious or stressed.  Obviously parents find this upsetting, and they are often at a loss as to how they can help.  The following talks are taking place in St Albans to help parents Read More...


The General Election at Loreto

6th June 2017 – Tomorrow we will be encouraging our students to casts their votes in our own version of the General Election.  Their tutors will show them a short video which will tell them, or remind them, about the General Election process.  They will also be given an opportunity Read More...


Exam Support

7th June 2017 – We have just received details of a local support group for students finding their GCSE and A-level exams very stressful.  For more details, click here: Exam Stress Groups


Over £10,000 Raised!

6th June 2017 – Lenten Fundraising Report Once again, Loreto pupils have shown immense generosity and community spirit during Lent.  Supported by their families and their teachers, they have managed to raise a total of £10,843.35 – so much that we have only just finished counting it all!  We are immensely grateful Read More...


Y13 Leavers

26th May 2017 – Today our Y13 students began their Study Leave.  To mark this significant day we held a Leavers Mass in the Chapel, followed by a Leavers Party in the workshop.  Many memories were shared, and many thank-yous were said.  It’s not really goodbye yet, of course.  There are still Read More...




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