News Category: Senior

Science learning through lockdown

I was so impressed by how so many of the pupils responded to learning online …

STRIKING, FIELDING AND DANCING IN LOCK DOWN

Years 7 to 9 completed their PE lessons remotely using various clips …

End of Term assembly

Everybody is important, and has the right to be safe and happy even if they are different.

KS3 PHYSICS – ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROJECT & PRIMARY ENGINEER AWARD

Students have used their creative and …

R.S. – YEAR 8 HINDUISM

This term Year 8 continued their study on Hinduism. We focused on practices, taking a detailed look at worship at home …

United Kingdom Mathematics Trust – UKMT

Five of our Year 10 students participated in a webinar organised by UKMT.

Art Photos Competition

It has been very difficult to pick a winner and I have deliberated a long time!
The winner is …

YEAR 8 – PROVING PYTHAGORAS’ THEOREM

I enjoyed our presentations because it gave us a chance to learn new things …

Return to school

Although we are a long way from returning to a full school and a normal routine it has been wonderful to hear the sound …

YEAR 7 – How Civilised Was Medieval England?

Year 7 have been working on a project ‘How Civilised Was Medieval England?’

FRENCH – CROSS CURRICULAR PROJECT

Our Prep School students have been very busy in their French lessons …

Nebula Learning course

Careers, Money and Unusual Times

Personal, Social, Health, Economic and Citizenship Education (PSHEC)…

ENGLISH GETS EERIE AT PARK!

The students of Park School have produced some wonderful work as part of the creative writing module…

JUVENIS CERTAMINE CRESCIT – YOUTH STRIVES THROUGH ADVERSITY

From Year 7 through to Year 11

ART IN A TIME OF LOCK DOWN

Some of the best examples of work created by Park School pupils during this period of lockdown…

ROYAL INSTITUTE MATHS MASTERCLASSES AT QUEEN MARY UNIVERSITY

Five students from Year 9 were nominated

P.E. CONTINUES AT PARK

The P.E. Department is still hard at work setting the children tasks to keep them focused and engaged …

PARK RISES TO THE CHALLENGE OF REMOTE LEARNING

I am very proud of the way in which we were able to act so swiftly in providing …

Redbridge Inter-School Debate

Three Year 11 students take part in the inaugural Redbridge Inter-School Debate…

Royal Academy ‘Picasso and Paper’

We attended two wonderful Art workshops based on the techniques …

Year 7 Study Religion in the Middle Ages

we started by researching and presenting a range of religions including our own …

Park School Careers Programme

Every year our Year 10 students take part in Work Experience in the community…

Year 7 : Design and build a castle project

YEAR 7 ACTIVELY DEFEND AND ATTACK

As part of our study of castles, we were given a project to design and build a castle.

Year 10 Study Skills Day

On Tuesday 28th January Year 10 spent the day reflecting on the different demands placed on them compared to Year 9 …

GUIDE DOGS FOR THE BLIND VISIT

GUIDE DOGS FOR THE BLIND VISIT

Pat who is a volunteer Puppy trainer came along with a beautiful guide dog …

To Teach or Not to Teach?

Year 9 students had the opportunity to experience what a day in the life of a teacher is really like …

U13 Netball – North London ISA Championship

Respectful and helpful, as shown in our photo, sums up our wonderful netballers.

Year 10 Careers Trip

On Thursday 23rd January, our Year 10 students attended Forest School’s Annual Careers Fair …

Spring Term Enrichment Programme

The new spring term enrichment programme is in full swing …

POETRY LIVE

The whole of Year 11 went to The Emmanuel Centre in Westminster to watch ‘Poetry Live.’

YEAR 7 REVERSE ADVENT

After giving an assembly about Thanksgiving and about its focus on families and friends getting together …

TUTANKHAMUN’S TREASURES

On Friday, the 6th of December, Year 10 and 11 GCSE Art pupils went to the Saatchi Gallery in Sloane Square, London …

THE TIMES ‘GOOD SCHOOL GUIDE’

Park has achieved 15th national rank in the ‘The Times Good School Guide’

IN-SCHOOL SCIENCE COMPETITION

The Science department are very keen for pupils to get thinking like Scientists …

Tree Art

In class we were learning about the study of trees. We decided to do a silhouette effect tree on a canvas …

FUNDRAISING FOR BART’S HOSPITAL, MARGARET CENTRE (PALLIATIVE CARE UNIT)

Halloween was our first fund raising event …

YEAR 8 – FRENCH CAROUSEL LEARNING APPROACH

Carousel is a collaborative learning approach that requires movement …

My Run, My Speed, Myself

Every Thursday a small group of athletes joins Running Club and sets off to Valentine Park …

PATRICIA LAMBERT PUBLIC SPEAKING COMPETITION

At lunchtime on Wednesday 16th October, forty- three upper school students …

WORD OF THE WEEK

At the start of this academic year the English department decided to introduce the word of the week for all students …

New Scientist Live

Students from Years 8 and 9 attended New Scientist Live at ExCel, London on Thursday 10 October 2019.

MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING

At Park we treat the issues of pupil well-being with high importance …

Teams that play together, work together

Recently, all of Year 7 and our Senior Prefect Team spent three exciting days at …

Wimbledon

On the 11th July 2019, some of the girls from Years 10 and 11 were given the fantastic opportunity to watch some tennis

100% passed 5 or more GCSEs at grade 9-4

The Year 11 students at Park School for Girls were happy and excited to receive…

Centre of the Cell

To enhance Year 10’s knowledge of cells, genetics, diseases and human organ systems in Biology, a visit to the Centre …

Our Experience of Grittleton

Year 8 and 9 went on a residential trip to Grittleton House in June. Our favourite …

A Reflection on Year 7

Our current Year 7 joined us from various Primary/Prep schools in September 2018. As this school year draws to a close …

Sports Day

Thank you to all the wonderful spectators who spent the morning watching the girls at Sports day. This is a true highlight …

Our trip to Belgium and Northern France

Recently Year 9 embarked with Mrs Nicholas and Mrs Harker on our annual …

Year 7 Trip to Leeds Castle

The culmination of the study of castles by Year 7 was a visit to Leeds Castle, where the students first did an interactive …

Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2019

Year 9 Trip to the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

Again we were fortunate to obtain free …

SUNTRAP EDUCATION CENTRE

On Monday 24 June 2019, Year 10 visited the Suntrap Education Centre in Epping Forest in order to conduct Ecology …

ARTS EVENING

The girls in year 7-9 delighted the audience at our Arts Evening with an array of dancing talent. They should be …

Medieval England - Year 7 Home Learning Project

Civilised or not? That is the question

This term Year 7 have spent time researching and analysing life in the …

YEAR 8 – STUDY ON HINDUISM

This term Year 8 continued their study on Hinduism. We focused on practices, taking a detailed look at worship at home and …

The Tenner Challenge

Year 10 Business Studies students were given £10.00 each. Each student participating in the Tenner Challenge …

TRIP TO VALENCIA, SPAIN

Spain was amazing we saw many beautiful monuments and ate Spanish churros with melted chocolate. For lunch we would …

FOURTH PLINTH ART COMPETITION

I was delighted to receive news that, once again, Park School for Girls had won …

BRITISH SCIENCE WEEK

We celebrated British Science week at Park school. The theme for 2019 is Journeys. At Park School, we decided to make our …

Childnet International

Ellie from Childnet came to school to do E-Safety Workshops with our Years 8, 9, 10 and 11 students. The topics covered …

ROMEO AND JULIET AT THE GLOBE

On the afternoon of 12th March, Ms Naseem, Mrs Bellew and Mr Evans were …

YEAR 11 NETBALL TRIP – COPPERBOX

On 11th March, our Year 11 netball team were treated to watch some high class …

YEAR 11 CHARITY COMMITTEE – VALENTINE’S DAY FUNDRAISER

On Friday 15th February, the Year 11 Charity Committee organised a Valentine’s Day …

Year 7 castles

History in Action

Once again this year, Year 7 have been learning about the evolution of castles from the era of William the Conqueror …

British Film Institute ‘KS3 Spanish Study Day’

On the 14th February, all of our Year 8 and 9 students went to the British Film …

Year 8 London North ISA U.13 Championship

On Wednesday 6th February a group of Year 8 netballers attended the London …

FOREST TRIP – CAREERS FAIR

Year 10 went to Forest School’s annual Careers Fair on Thursday 24th January. The Fair aims to give Year 10 students the …

‘SECRET BOOKS IN THE LIBRARY’

The new school library (located in the former Spanish room) has now been running for five months …

PARK SCHOOL FOR GIRLS WINS A GOLD AWARD

Back in November we took part in the UK Parliament ‘Make Your Mark …

PARK SCHOOL FOR GIRLS TOPS THE GCSE LEAGUE TABLE FOR 2018

I am delighted and very proud to …

POST 16 FOR YEAR 10/ 11

Making decisions about the future can be scary, so one of our aims as a school is to help make life a little easier. As part of …