Month: October 2021

Founders Day 2021

27th October 2021

As we celebrate the foundation of the College on this day 142 years ago (27 October 1879), the Head of College, Barney Durrant, has recorded a video of thanks and acknowledgement for all those who have made St Lawrence College the school that it is today. In particular, he pays tribute to countless individuals, past…

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Combined Cadet Force Field Day

19th October 2021

Our Cadets had a fantastic time on their CCF Field Day. The day was split into two separate round robins where the pupils moved between two sets of stands in their sections. The continued onus on the cadets to take increased responsibility meant some stands were entirely run by the Senior Cadets. This was the…

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EKST – The Big Design Challenge

14th October 2021

Pupils from the 11 schools in the EKST partnership (East Kent Schools Together) were invited to take part in the Big Design Challenge, hosted by St Lawrence College. The pupils were challenged to develop empathy with their product users, all the better to boost their creativity and to develop really innovative and exciting ideas. Designing…

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Junior Interschool Football Tournament 2021

7th October 2021

On Saturday September 25th we hosted our annual local interschool football tournament. Due to the pandemic putting it on hold for a year, it was an extra special moment welcoming pupils, teachers and families from the local area to play football here once again. Alongside St Lawrence College, the schools that took part were Upton…

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Making a Difference Day 2021

5th October 2021

Last week our Junior School children took part in our annual ‘Making a Difference Day’. Head of Junior School, Mrs Ellen Rowe said: “We host ‘Making a Difference’ day every year as it gives children the opportunity to actively support charities, which in turn develops their sense of empathy and awareness. I am always excited…

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