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...


Good luck Year 11!

11th May 2018 – Today marks the end of formal lessons for our Y11 students, as they will begin their GCSE exams on Monday.  In recognition of this, and in celebration of the last five years, the students all took part in a Mass in the Chapel then gathered in the Read More...


Lenten Fundraising Star

9th May 2018 – This year’s Lenten fundraising was a huge success!  Loreto families have raised so much money that we are still counting it, but it is already clear that the final total will be in the region of £14,000,  which is simply stunning! We are really impressed by the Read More...


Water Challenge 2018

8th May 2018 – Earlier this year, the Water Challenge Team asked everyone to complete a survey regarding their water use.  They are now making the same request again, to see how a fresh set of results compare to the last ones.  They would be very grateful if you would take a Read More...


Sustainable St Albans Week

3rd May 2018 – Last week was Sustainable St Albans Week.  At Loreto the students have been exploring various issues to do with sustainability and are trying to get the message across that we can act locally to help the global environment. The school has been looking at the issue Read More...


Moving Y9 poem

26th April 2018 – One of our Y9 pupils recently showed with her English teacher a poem she had written to read at her uncle’s funeral. We were so impressed with it, we asked if we could share it and she was happy for us to do so. So, here Read More...


Y7 TV role

25th April 2018 – Last week Emily from 7J was in a London TV studio filming the second part of a National Geographic series on international cultures.  Each filming session lasts anywhere from half an hour to two hours, with Emily talking to camera in front of a green screen.  Her role in the Read More...


Quiz Night

23rd April 2018 – Unfortunately the Parents’ Association has to postpone the Quiz Night planned for this Friday.  They have asked the bursar to refund all payments received, and hope to reschedule as soon as possible.  In the meantime, they has asked us to thank everyone for their support.


Critical Thinking Course

20th April 2018 – Parents may be interested in a forthcoming workshop to help them understand why the ability to think critically is so important for young people in our world of ‘soundbites’, ‘fake news’, ‘alt facts’, ‘post-truth’ and ‘fact checking’. Peter Worley – author, educator and CEO of the Philosophy Foundation UK – will provide parents with Read More...


Community Hero Award

9th April 2018 – Congratulations to Lucy in 9S, who has recently been awarded the Maltings St Albans Community Hero Award.  Before Christmas, with the help of her classmates Neeva, Molly, Chiara and Karis she raised money to buy presents for children who would be spending Christmas in hospital.  This award recognises Read More...




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