Recognition for Loreto’s community stars

17th Sept 2018 – Once again Loreto pupils have been recognised for their charitable deeds!  This year two of our students were nominated for the Herts Advertise Community Awards. Karis Rable was one of the four finalists for the Role Model of the Year award.  Earlier this year Karis stunned Read More...


Year 7 Mob Race

14th Sept 2018 – This Tuesday saw the first district athletics event of the 2018-2019 year – The Year 7 Mob Race! 22 of our Year 7 students took part in the cross country event which involved having to navigate themselves through a course full of hills, different terrains and lots of Read More...


Meet the Loreto Scarecrow …

10th Sept 2018 – This year Miss Aherne’s Craft Club decided to create a Loreto College entry for a local scarecrow competition.  The competition forms part of the Autumn Dahlias Festival at Aylett Nurseries in St. Albans, and the students worked hard to produce what they hope will be the winning entry.  The Read More...


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...




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