Projects and collaborations

volunteering

Centre 33 Christmas Tree Project

One of the local churches has an annual Christmas Tree Festival where community groups are asked to decorate a Christmas Tree in a way that celebrates an aspect of their group or community. We were as …

volunteering

St Albans Cathedral Volunteering

We have two different volunteering opportunities at St Albans Cathedral on Friday afternoons. The first is within the Education Centre, which works with children, schools, and youth groups from all ov …

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St Albans School and Killigrew Primary School Partnership

Master classes are run every Friday afternoon during term time by St Albans School teaching staff. Classes in Design and Technology, Information Technology and Science are run at St Albans S …

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St Albans School and St John Fisher RC Primary School Partnership

Teaching staff along with Lower Sixth (Year 12) helpers travel to St John Fisher School on Friday afternoons to provide master classes for the primary school pupils. Classes are offered in Music, Dram …

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St Albans School and Maple Primary School Partnership

Master classes are run every Friday afternoon during term time by St Albans School teaching staff. Classes in Design and Technology, Computing and Science are run at St Albans School, where the p …

drama

Bugsy Malone Drama Event

We invited some of our Primary Partnership School pupils, parents and teachers and local Care Home residents and carers to an afternoon performance of the School production of 'Bugsy Malone'. …

designtechnology

Partnership STEM classes

STEM partnership sessions focus on the real-life applications of structure, modern materials and dynamic forces. Each session is practical with something to take home at the end to prompt discussions …

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Partnership Maths Lessons

A specialist maths teacher offers masterclasses for small groups of up to 6 children. They work on a range of problem-solving activities, with the aim of developing strategies for tackling problems an …

governance

St Albans School staff member Governor at Maple Primary School

Ms Susan Lonie our Music Department Administrator is a Governor at Maple Primary school . She is Chair of the Curriculum and Standards Committee and responsible for health and safety. In add …

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Partnership French Lessons

A St Albans School specialist French teacher goes to several local Primary schools to work with a class or small groups. She uses target language and a variety of games and songs to teach basic t …

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Computing Masterclasses

The Computing department offers a specialist teacher with help from Sixth Form students on Friday afternoons. The lessons take place in our computer labs at St Albans School and are geared towards pup …

volunteering

LinkAges Christmas Party

Each Christmas St Albans School invites 80 elderly St Albans residents from Care Homes and luncheon groups in the local community to a Christmas Party with a festive afternoon tea and music and entert …

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Design and Technology Masterclasses

Local Primary School children come for weekly sessions to our Design & Technology Dept. The Department runs sessions on Friday afternoons with a specialist teacher and help from Sixth Form D&T …

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Science Masterclasses

Weekly Science classes take place involving Primary School children from the local area. In Science Partnership lessons they cover many points from the KS2 Science curriculum, and some extra topics. T …

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Art Partnerships

Each Friday afternoon a specialist Art teacher and a group of Sixth Form Art Students run art sessions with local Primary schools involving children of various ages and abilities. In the past, this ha …

drama

Drama Partnerships

Each Friday afternoon a specialist Drama Teacher and a group of Sixth Form Drama Students run Drama sessions with local Primary schools involving children of various ages and abilities. …

music

Music Partnerships

Each Friday afternoon a specialist Music Teacher and a group of A level Music Students visit local Primary Schools to run music workshops involving children of various ages and abilities. The main foc …

sporting

Swimming Pool Partnerships

Monday and Friday afternoons see pupils from four local Primary Schools using the St Albans School pool for their lessons. Head of Partnership organises the employment of local qualified coaches to ru …

music

St Albans School runs a series of Taiko drumming workshops

St Albans School has run a series of Taiko drumming workshops for four local schools: Redbourn Infants’, Aboyne Lodge, Abbey Primary and St Michael’s. These have been run by St Albans Scho …

governance

St Albans School staff member Governor at Crabtree Infants' School, Harpenden

Mr Mark Davies, Deputy Head Academic at St Albans School, is on the Board of Directors for the Crabtree Academy Trust (Crabtree Junior and Crabtree Infant) in Harpenden and sits on the Governing body …

governance

St Albans School staff member Governor at St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary School, Hertford

  Dr Greg Hacksley, Head of Sixth Form at St Albans School, is an Associate Governor at St Joseph’s in Hertford.  He also sits on the Governing body of King’s House Preparatory …

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St Albans School staff member Governor at Crowlands School

Mr Gary Walker, Head of Sixth Form at St Albans School, sits on the Curriculum Committee and is the link Governor for Safeguarding.   …

governance

St Albans School staff member Governor at Lakeside School

Mr Pat Taylor is on the Governing body of Lakeside School; a SPMLD (Severe and Profound Multiple Learning Difficulties) school with 62 children aged 2 to 19 on its roll.  He sits on the Safeguard …

governance

St Albans School staff member Governor at St Nicholas Elstree Church of England School

Dr Lesley Gray, Head of PSHEE is a Foundation Governor at St Nicholas Elstree. She sits on the Teaching and Learnng committee and is the Safeguarding Lead …

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St Albans School Oxbridge Applications Workshop

The St Albans School Oxbridge Applications Workshop is aimed at Lower Sixth (Year 12) students from local schools who are applying to Oxbridge.  Schools Liaison Officers from Oxford attend a …

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St Albans School and Redbourn School Partnership

Teaching staff along with Lower Sixth (Year 12) helpers travel to Redbourn School to provide master classes for their school pupils. Classes are offered in Music, Drama, STEM, Art, French and Maths. A …

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St Albans School and St Michael’s Primary School Partnership

Master classes are run every Friday afternoon during term time by St Albans School teaching staff. Classes in Design and Technology, Information Technology and Science are run at St Albans S …

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St Albans School and Bernards Heath Junior School Partnership

Teaching staff along with Lower Sixth (Year 12) helpers travel to Bernards Heath Primary School on Friday afternoons to provide master classes for the primary school pupils. Classes are offered in Mus …

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St Albans School and Prae Wood Primary School Partnership

Master classes are run every Friday afternoon during term time by St Albans School teaching staff. Classes in Design and Technology, Information Technology and Science are run at St Albans S …

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St Albans School and Abbey Primary School Partnership

Master classes are run every Friday afternoon during term time by St Albans School teaching staff. Classes in Design and Technology, Computing and Science are run at St Albans School, where the p …

volunteering

St Albans School Community Link; Sixth Form students assisting in Schools for Children with Special Educational Needs

Throughout the academic year a group of Lower Sixth (Year 12) students from St Albans School volunteer on Friday afternoons to work as teaching assistants in three local schools for Children with spec …

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St Albans School and Alban City School Partnership

Teaching staff along with Lower Sixth (Year 12) helpers travel to Alban City School on Friday afternoons to provide master classes for the primary school pupils. Classes are offered in Music, Drama, A …

volunteering

St Albans School Partnership with local Primary and Infant Schools

In addition to the 20 plus Lower Sixth (Year 12) students who assist in the delivery of master classes run by St Albans School teaching staff on Friday afternoons, around 50 students also travel to lo …

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St Albans School supporting local Secondary Schools in improving UCAS outcomes, with emphasis on Oxbridge

The project aims to share knowledge and good practice with the aim of improving Oxbridge and UCAS outcomes.   …

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St Albans School & Marlborough Science Academy Combined Cadet Force Partnership

This is a partnership between St Albans School CCF and the Marlborough Science Academy, which involves the training of Year 9 to 11 Cadets from both Schools. In addition, staff from Marlborough are tr …

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St Albans School Gifted and Talented Maths sessions for Year 6 pupils in local Primary Schools

One of the St Albans School Maths teachers runs a series of early morning maths sessions for a group of Gifted and Talented Year 6 pupils selected from a consortium of local Primary Schools.  The …

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St Albans School and St Peter's Primary School Partnership

The Primary School children attend Master classes on Friday afternoons held either at St Albans School, or run by St Albans School teachers at St Peter's. Classes in Design and Technology, Information …


School details

St Albans School
Abbey Gateway
St Albans
AL3 4HB
England

T: +44 (0)1727 855521
E: hm@st-albans-school.org.uk
W: www.st-albans.herts.sch.uk

Head's name
Mr Jonathan Gillespie
Religious affiliation
All Faiths
Day/Boarding type
Day
Gender profile
Boys only (co-ed sixth form)
Size
862 pupils
Day
80
Sixth form
80

Girls

9 %
Day
782
Sixth form
230

Boys

91 %