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Young Leighton Park boy placing poppy into commemoration trough
November 11, 2018

WWI Centenary Commemoration +

Our Commemoration Meeting for Worship to mark the 100th Anniversary of the End of the First World War was in itself a memorable occasion. The first part of the Meeting was … Read More +

Sixth Form pupils sitting on fence in Africa
November 2, 2018

African Adventures +

October’s Long Leave gave two groups of our lucky Sixth Formers the fantastic opportunity to visit Uganda and Tanzania. The Africa trips run biennially and are a long-standing feature of … Read More +

Lady speaking in an auditorium
November 1, 2018

Travel Scholarship Launch! +

On 1st November the Travel Scholarship 2018 was launched to Sixth Formers, as they had their eyes opened to the fantastic and life-changing opportunities a gap year could give them and, … Read More +

Group of pupils infront of waterfall in Iceland
October 26, 2018

Glaciers, Geysers and Geo-thermal Pools! +

From Monday 15th to Friday 19th October, 43 of our keen Geographers ventured to see the best of the Icelandic sights during half term, captivating students with gigantic glaciers, explosive geysers and … Read More +

Black and white photo of Old Leightonian Sir David Lean
October 18, 2018

David Lean visited on this day in 1947 +

Delving in the Archives produces all sorts of surprises and fascination.  “The Leightonian” school magazine for December 1947, tells us that legendary Old Leightonian Sir David Lean returned to school … Read More +

Pupils walk towards Temperate House at Kew Gardens
October 15, 2018

A Passion for Plants +

Blessed with very mild autumn temperatures and glorious sunshine, Year 10 GCSE Art and Textile students were more than happy to visit the stunning Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew on … Read More +

Leighton Park pupils listening to speaker at Quaker Schools Week 2018
October 12, 2018

Quaker Schools Week 2018 +

Quaker Schools Week started bright and early on Monday 1st October with a Collect from the Sixth Form fundraising group, Amicus Dedicating their session to highlighting food poverty the speakers raised … Read More +

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