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October 10, 2019

Berkshire Book Awards Launch 2020 +

11 of our students with a literary leaning were excited to join the launch of the Berkshire Book Awards at St George’s Ascot on Wednesday 9th October. All members of … Read More +

Old black and white photo of horses pulling plough in front of the Leighton Park building
October 9, 2019

Service, sacrifice & whalemeat sausage: new book about Leighton Park & World War II +

In 1939, Edgar Castle, Headmaster of Leighton Park from 1928 to 1948, wrote these words to Charles Evans, Headmaster from 1910 to 1928: ‘I didn’t think I should have to pilot … Read More +

Birds eye view of pupils doing fieldwork at Rive Pang
October 8, 2019

Fieldwork at the River Pang and Reading Town Centre +

On Tuesday 17th September and Monday 7th October, the Geography Department embarked on fieldtrips with those students studying for their Geography iGCSE. Splitting into two groups, the cohort each visited … Read More +

Three Leighton Park students working on laptops
October 8, 2019

Year 9 Enterprise Challenge +

On Monday 7th October, Year 9 were excited to tackle a brand-new Enterprise Challenge. Working together in their tutor groups, students delegated roles and developed their teamwork skills, following the … Read More +

October 4, 2019

Chicago, Malory Towers and Maggot Moon +

For our actors, actresses and musicians, it has been a busy start to the term, as rehearsals get underway for the School’s much-anticipated production ‘Chicago’. The longest-running musical in Broadway history is … Read More +

Three Leighton Park students posing for the camera
October 4, 2019

Training in Kindness, Encouragement and Support +

Two representatives from the charity were based in Peckover Hall where they delivered a day long anti-bullying training session to students from Year 8 to Upper Sixth from Leighton Park, … Read More +

Pupils with awards after Independent Schools’ Association (ISA) National Dance Competition
October 3, 2019

Dance for the Stars! +

Wednesday 2nd November saw our GCSE Dance students and 13 dancers from Years 7, 8 and 9 heading for their very first dance competition, the Independent Schools’ Association (ISA) National … Read More +

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