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Spaceman in a space suit black and white painting
October 2, 2019

We Have Lift Off! +

September sees our first Artist’s Spotlight shine on our talented current Year 8s. Our new display in the Oakview exhibition space presents the collaborative portraits created during the Summer Term by … Read More +

Lower Sixth pupil Rowan Taylor smiling to camera
October 2, 2019

2019 BBC Young Writers’ Award Final +

Rowan Taylor (Lower Sixth) was excited to spend the day at BBC Broadcasting House on Tuesday 1st October with her family as the next stage of the 2019 BBC Young … Read More +

Former Head, Bill Spray with his wife Christine Spray with a water colour painting of Leighton Park building
September 27, 2019

Remembering Christine Spray +

With sadness, we received the news of the death of Christine Spray, widow of former Head, Bill Spray, at her home in Oxford.  We will share details of funeral or … Read More +

Leighton Park pupil Rowan Taylor in front of garden plants
September 23, 2019

LP Student Shortlisted for 2019 BBC Young Writers’ Award! +

We are delighted to congratulate Rowan Taylor (Lower Sixth) on her phenomenal achievement in the BBC Young Writers’ Award. Rowan’s short story, ‘Allotment’, was announced as one of the five entries shortlisted for the 2019 competition last night on BBC Radio 1’s Life Hacks.

Three A Level Psychology students outside Reading Crown Courts
September 21, 2019

Crown Court Psychology +

On Saturday 21st September our A Level Psychology students were keen to support their Forensic Psychology education with a visit to the Reading Crown Courts. Experiencing the justice system from … Read More +

Old Leightonian Kirsty Walker talks about 2000 mile cycle challenge
September 20, 2019

OL Kirsty’s 2000 mile cycle challenge +

Old Leightonian Kirsty Walker (Reckitt 2018) wowed the School community in Collect talking about her epic 2000 miles solo cycle adventure in aid of the charity MIND.

Leighton Parks Patron of reading, Julian Sedgwick, presenting to pupils
September 16, 2019

Magic and Mystery with Julian Sedgwick +

The School’s Patron of reading, Julian Sedgwick, captivated students on Monday 16th September as he delved into the real stories behind his books and had the audience on the edge of their seats as he performed sword juggling as well as a provoking apple slicing trick.

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