Projects and collaborations

volunteering

Alleyn's pupils take part in interactive Narnia experience at local Primary School

Alleyn’s pupils help raise money for a local state school as part of their Christmas fair. …

volunteering

Alleyn's School supports the development of Ganet's Adventure School in Malawi

Alleyn’s Lower School has been actively involved in fundraising for Ganet’s Adventure School and in the development of joint curriculum projects. Focussing on Malawi, the project raises aw …

academic

Essay competition for Particle Physics Summer School

Pupils from Schools in London and Birmingham will be taking part in a Particle Physics summer School at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN). Pupils from London Schools  St Mich …

academic

Alleyn's Staff and Pupils take part in Dulwich Hamlet Science Day - Forces!

Pupils from Alleyn’s School share their passion and expertise in Physics with local Junior School Dulwich Hamlets. …

sporting

Field hockey coaching masterclass held at Alleyn's School

Local primary and secondary school teachers in Southwark were invited to take part in a hockey coaching masterclass hosted at Alleyn's, and given by Alleyn's PE teaching staff. …

academic

Southwark Schools invited to Science Lecture at Alleyn's School

Local SSLP Schools invited to RV Jones Science Lecture – Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore – ‘The Teenage Brain’ held at Alleyn’s School.          …

music

Local students invited to concert series held at Alleyn’s theatre.

Local Schools within the Southwark Schools Learning Partnership were invited to attend a series of concerts at Alleyn’s.  Throughout the year a range of professional musicians take the sta …

sporting

London Tennis Association (LTA) Secondary School CPD held at Alleyn's School

Alleyn’s PE staff host tennis training CPD session at Alleyn’s Clubhouse for local Southwark Schools.             …

music

NYCGB Fellowship Voiceworks Day

NYCGB use Alleyn's Music School for Fellowship Voicework auditions and training day. Launched in 2015, the NYCGB Fellowship Programme aims to create the most highly skilled and multi-talented choral …

sporting

Local Primary School - Intensive Swimming Lessons at Alleyn's

A week of intensive swimming lessons for local School, Heber Primary was held at Alleyn's during the Easter holidays in 2017. Two classes from year groups 5 and 6 came to the School for a daily 4 …

sponsorship

British Red Cross Dance Competition - London Heats

Dance Make Your Move is an annual dance competition hosted by the British Red Cross to raise money for the charity. This is the 5th year running that Alleyn's has hosted the London heats at …

academic

Regional Heats Held at Alleyn's School

The London heats at Alleyn’s School are part of a major national debating competition for Year 9s.  Up for Debate is a major new oracy programme for state schools in England, by the PiXL E …

volunteering

Southwark Police Cadet Christmas Tree Appeal 2016

Southwark Police Cadets host Christmas event at the MCT at Alleyn's theatre for local children in foster care. …

academic

Geography SSLP Event for Teachers held at Alleyn's (St Michael's Catholic College, Bermondsey, London)

This year’s first Geography SSLP event for teachers was held at Alleyn’s on 3rd November 2016 with attendance from St Michael’s Catholic College and St Saviour’s & St Olave …

academic

Local Schools invited to Economics Talk by Professor Abhinay Muthoo

In the Lent term, the Economics department were delighted to host Dr Abhinay Muthoo, Head of Economics at the University of Warwick, as a guest speaker. Students from The Charter School, Dulwich Colle …

academic

Geography SSLP Event for Teachers held at Alleyn's (St Saviour's and St Olave's Church of England School, London)

This year’s first Geography SSLP event for teachers was held at Alleyn’s on 3rd November 2016 with attendance from St Michael’s Catholic College and St Saviour’s & St Olave’s schools. The teachers …

volunteering

Alleyn's School Join Sweet Readers Programme

Alleyn’s has continued to work with this US-based charity on the UK’s pilot scheme, which involves a six-week project for Lower School pupils (48 pupils in total) working with elderly peop …

sporting

Girls' U13 Cricket Festival Held at Alleyn’s

Head of Girls’ PE, Charlotte Goldthorpe, and Assistant Head (Co-curriculum & Partnerships), Neil Green, organised an U13 girls' cricket session involving 38 pupils from The Charter, Kin …

volunteering

The Woodcraft Folk, Dulwich & Peckham Venturers (children aged 13-15) meet at the Alleyn's Pavilion every Thursday

Woodcraft Folk is a UK-based educational movement for children and young people. Founded in 1925 it has been a registered charity since 1965. The object of this youth organisation is "to educate and e …

sporting

Harris Primary Academy, East Dulwich use Alleyn's Fields for Regular Outdoor Activities and Sports

Alleyn’s offers its large, top playing field and memorial garden each Tuesday morning on a weekly basis to this local school in order for it to be able to fulfil aspects of the curriculum w …

sporting

Local School Heber Primary use Alleyn’s fields for PE lessons

Alleyn’s playing fields are used by Heber Primary School for a range of PE classes on a weekly basis each Thursday morning throughout the school term. The local school has only a small outside p …

drama

Bishop Thomas Grant return to the MCT at Alleyn's to perform 'Little Shop of Horrors' (Bishop Thomas Grant Catholic Secondary School, London)

Bishop Thomas Grant returned to the MCT at Alleyn's to rehearse and perform 'Little Shop of Horrors'. The local school enjoyed full use of the theatre, its facilities and staff for one week durin …

sporting

Heber Primary School use Alleyn's Fields and Running Track for Annual Sports Day

In summer 2016 over 300 pupils from Heber Junior School came to Alleyn's for the day for their annual sports day joined by their friends and family. The pupils used the track and fields for …

sporting

Goose Green Primary School Sports Day

Goose Green Primary School’s annual sports day was held at Alleyn’s in July 2016. Over 300 children used the playing field and traditional shale running track, going head-to-head in a numb …

drama

Year 6 Pupils at Dulwich Hamlet Junior School perform at Alleyn's School Theatre

This summer, Alleyn’s welcomed back Dulwich Hamlet Junior School (DHJS) for their annual school play. Children from this local school spent three days in the MCT at Alleyn’s rehearsing and …

drama

Horniman Primary School Play

Horniman Primary School rehearse and perform their end-of-term school play Shakespeare Rocks! at the MCT at Alleyn's. …

sporting

Football Competitions and Trials held at Alleyn's Clubhouse for Southwark children to represent BiG Elite Team against AFC Wimbledon Academy at Dulwich Hamlet Football Club

Alleyn's Clubhouse football pitches were offered to a local community interest group in Southwark. The football pitches were used for an afternoon of competitions and trials for children aged between …

sponsorship

Dance Make Your Move, London Heats held at Alleyns

On Saturday 23rd April the London heats for the nationwide dance competition, Dance Make Your Move were held in the MCT at Alleyn's theatre.    …

academic

Regional heats for national debate held at Alleyn's involving 200 pupils from 31 State Schools across England

Alleyn's lent its venue and staff for the day to enable over 200 pupils, from 31 secondary state schools across England to take part in the regional heats for a national debating programme, Up Fo …

academic

SSLP Day of Dance - pushing the boundaries of creativity: ARK All Saints Academy

40 Year 9 dancers from six different schools, both state and independent, joined forces in March in a day of dance, designed to increase choreographic understanding and methods in preparation for …

academic

SSLP Day of Dance - pushing the boundaries of creativity (St Olave's and St Saviour's Grammar School, Orpington)

40 Year 9 dancers from six different schools, both state and independent, joined forces in March in a day of dance, designed to increase choreographic understanding and methods in preparation for …

academic

SSLP Day of Dance - pushing the boundaries of creativity (Walworth Academy, London)

40 Year 9 dancers from six different schools, both state and independent, joined forces in March in a day of dance, designed to increase choreographic understanding and methods in preparation for …

academic

SSLP Day of Dance - pushing the boundaries of creativity (Kingsdale Foundation School)

40 Year 9 dancers from six different schools, both state and independent, joined forces in March in a day of dance, designed to increase choreographic understanding and methods in preparation for …

volunteering

Saturday Maths Scheme - Serious Fun on Saturdays! (St Francesca Cabrini Primary School)

Southwark Community Education Council (SCEC) is an educational charity providing enrichment classes on Saturday mornings to local pupils from maintained sector primary schools in the London Borough of …

volunteering

Saturday Maths Scheme - Serious Fun on Saturdays! (St Anthony's Catholic Primary School)

Southwark Community Education Council (SCEC) is an educational charity providing enrichment classes on Saturday mornings to local pupils from maintained sector primary schools in the London Borough of …

volunteering

Saturday Maths Scheme - Serious Fun on Saturdays! (Rye Oak Primary School)

Southwark Community Education Council (SCEC) is an educational charity providing enrichment classes on Saturday mornings to local pupils from maintained sector primary schools in the London Borough of …

volunteering

Saturday Maths Scheme - Serious Fun on Saturdays! (Dulwich Wood Primary School)

Southwark Community Education Council (SCEC) is an educational charity providing enrichment classes on Saturday mornings to local pupils from maintained sector primary schools in the London Borough of …

volunteering

Saturday Maths Scheme - Serious Fun on Saturdays! (Goose Green Primary School)

Southwark Community Education Council (SCEC) is an educational charity providing enrichment classes on Saturday mornings to local pupils from maintained sector primary schools in the London Borough of …

volunteering

Saturday Maths Scheme - Serious Fun on Saturdays! (Dog Kennel Hill School)

Southwark Community Education Council (SCEC) is an educational charity providing enrichment classes on Saturday mornings to local pupils from maintained sector primary schools in the London Borough of …

academic

Oxford and Cambridge Mock Preparation Day

We welcomed students from The Charter School who were applying to Oxford and Cambridge to attend our Oxford and Cambridge Preparation Day. The students received mock interviews, advice on preparing fo …

sporting

Bishop Thomas Grant School, Streatham use Edward Alleyn Clubhouse football pitches for weekly classes

Bishop Thomas Grant School, Streatham have exclusive use of the football pitches and changing facilities at the Edward Alleyn Clubhouse for two hours a week throughout the school year. The grounds ar …

sporting

Bessemer Grange students take part in swimming lessons provided by Alleyn's School

Year 3 students of Bessemer Grange Primary School were invited to Alleyn's for two weeks of swimming lessons. The classes aimed to increase pupils' swimming ability by providing professional …

music

Brass for Africa - Alison Balsom and Friends - Charity Concert

Alison Balsom, three-time winner at the Classic BRITs, held a charity concert at Alleyn's. Alison Balsom, along with a host of the UK's leading brass and jazz musicains performed at the MCT at A …

drama

Sisterhood UK - Alleyn's Theatre support local resident to raise awareness for The Woman's Aid charity

The MCT at Alleyn's was hired out on a community basis to a local resident who organised an evening of entertainment to inspire and empower women in London and to raise awareness of The Woman's Aid ch …

sporting

Alleyn's School Football Outreach

As an Independent Schools' Football Association Focus School and Junior Hub School Alleyn’s takes great pride in providing first class football opportunities for children who attend the school b …

volunteering

Volunteering - Watergate School: Interacting with Children with Special Needs

Fun Fizz Field Day takes place at Watergate School, Lower Sydenham, a school for children with profound learning differences. Our pupils act as classroom assistants for an entire day three times …

volunteering

Volunteering (Elm Talk) -- Interacting with the Elderly

Elm Talk, a befriending activity, where our pupils perform an excellent service: chatting and listening to the elderly residents at The Elms Centre, a residential care home for the elderly in Eas …

volunteering

Volunteering (HelpLine) -- Computer Skills for the Elderly

Dulwich Helpline ‘Computer Skills for the Elderly' takes place at the Alleyn’s site. Our pupils offer their computer expertise, ranging from word-processing skills to internet use, to the …

volunteering

Volunteering (Fun Fizz) -- Interacting with Children with Special Needs

Fun Fizz at The Bridge Leisure Centre, Sydenham, in which Alleyn's has been an active participant for over 30 years, offers a programme of physical activities for children with some form of speci …

volunteering

Volunteering (Junior Saints) - Numeracy & Literacy Mentoring programme

Junior Saints connects Alleyn's pupils with those at Dulwich Hamlet Junior School, a local, mainstream primary school in Dulwich Village. Our pupils help to implement a range of numeracy and literacy …

academic

Southwark and Lambeth Ogden Trust Physics Partnership

Under the auspices of the Ogden Trust who aim to ‘maximise the opportunities available to young people in physics’, we are pleased to have established a relationship with Imperial College, …

academic

SSLP Day of Dance - pushing the boundaries of creativity (Forest Hill School)

Forty Year 9 dancers from six different schools, both state and independent, joined forces in March in a day of dance, designed to increase choreographic understanding and methods in preparation for G …

volunteering

Saturday Maths Scheme - Serious Fun on Saturdays! (Bessemer Grange Primary School)

Southwark Community Education Council (SCEC) is an educational charity providing enrichment classes on Saturday mornings to local pupils from maintained sector primary schools in the London Borough of …

volunteering

Rhythm For Reading Mentoring Programme

The Rhythm for Reading mentoring programme was the brainchild of Marion Long, founder of Rhythm for Reading, which uses rhythm-based activities to help improve children’s ability to tackle …


School details

Alleyn's School
Townley Road
Dulwich
SE22 8SU
England

T: 020 8557 1500
E: reception@alleyns.org.uk
W: www.alleyns.org.uk

Head's name
Dr Gary Savage
Religious affiliation
Church of England
Day/Boarding type
Day
Gender profile
Coeducational
Size
1009 pupils
Day
543
Sixth form
162

Girls

53 %
Day
466
Sixth form
141

Boys

46 %