“Internationalitrees”

19th March 2019 – The Loreto lobby currently contains some great artwork by Year 9 – see below.  Here Izabella and Kelsie in 9J explain what this is all about: “As part of our celebration of Internationality, Year 9 have been designing and drawing animals from all over the world; in particular Read More...


Lenten Fundraising

19th March 2019 – At this time of year the members of our community focus more than ever on how we can help others.  Last year, over £14,000 was raised in our Lenten Fundraising drive!  Read more about this here.  Below are details of the charities we are supporting this year, along Read More...


Romeo & Juliet

18th March 2019 – Last week the Young Shakespeare Company came in to perform the story of Romeo and Juliet for Year 9.  Here are some reviews from the pupils … I really enjoyed it as, before they performed, they did a small workshop and talked through how they as a company Read More...


International Women’s Day

11th March 2019 – At Loreto, International Women’s Day saw the culmination of a whole week of activities designed to inspire our students to think beyond gender norms.  Highlights included the Wow Reps running year group assemblies on gender stereotypes and the gender pay gap. The whole school focused on the issue Read More...


World Book Day

8th March 2019 – These pictures show just some of the superb costumes our younger students (and braver members of staff) wore into school yesterday as part of World Book Day.  We were really  impressed with how much effort everyone had gone to. Report to follow …


Big Booky Breakfast

8th March 2019 – On Wednesday, the library hosted its first “Big Booky Breakfast”. Beforehand, pupils had been encouraged to bring in unwanted books so that we could hold a giant book sale.  Any student who bought a book received a free cookie or doughnut. Proceeds from the sale will all go to Read More...


Premier Foods visit

25th Feb 2019 – Recently, a group of our Y10 students competed in their own form of ‘Ready Steady Cook’ as part of a workshop held at Premier Foods’ head office.  Premier Foods manufacturers some of Britain’s best loved brands, including Mr Kipling, Batchelors, Angel Delight and Cadbury Cake. The company Read More...


Gym & Dance Display

13th Feb 2019 – Yesterday evening was the first night of this year’s Gym & Dance display. We were very impressed with the way so many students threw themselves into this! The standard of all performances was very high, and there was a really positive response from the audience. Well Read More...


Y7 & Y8 Shakespeare plays

12th Feb 2019 – Recently the Globe Players returned to Loreto to perform for Years 7 and 8.  The actors gave the Year 7 students an introduction to the various styles of play written by Shakespeare, and there was a focus on the comedy plays for Year 8. Clara Spitzer Read More...


Year 9 German play

6th Feb 2019 – This week the Y9 and A-Level German students had the pleasure of watching, as well as participating in, “So eine Nervensäge” (“A real pain in the neck”).  Aoife Butler (9S) and Henrietta Algaard (9T) tell us more about their experience …. This was an outstanding German play Read More...




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