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Y8 pupils are learning about electricity, charges, potentials, conductors and insulators in Physics. Today they were extremely pleased with their practical session on electron charges with the use of a Van der Graaf Generator. It was a memorable and hair-rising physics lesson!
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On the last week of the Spring Term all of Key Stage 3 enjoyed a fantastic workshop at The Globe theatre.  The girls got to visit the theatre and found out that it is an exact replica of the theatre where William Shakespeare used to have his plays performed and in the same exact location...
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On Thursday 28th and Friday 29th of March, The Laurels School annual production took place. This year we delved into the tome of Grimm Tales, adapted by Carol Ann Duffy and Tim Supple for the stage. From the familiar tales of Hansel and Gretel, Golden Goose and Snow White, the original incarnations of Red Riding Hood and Cinderella (Little Red...
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Y8 Laurels pupils being introduced to the world of elements and their reactions.  One of the key learning points in this topic is the understanding of the reactivity series and how elements that are more reactive displace those that are less reactive in what is known as a Displacement Reaction.  The girls made silver crystals...
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The girls in Year 7 had the opportunity to explore the amazing world of cells, the human body and hear about the latest trends in medical research. The trip included understanding the functions and structures of different organelles in animal cells, an interactive session in the pod where they discovered the strange and wonderful world...
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Year 9 students had the opportunity to explore an interactive gallery in order to find out if they have the problem-solving, big thinking and team-working skills necessary to be an engineer. They analysed what makes them unique through intriguing objects, thought provoking artworks and hands-on exhibits. The outing concluded with an innovative talk about current...
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The Laurels School Year 8 pupils visited The Horniman Museum on Thursday 15 November. This was an art trip where pupils were able to study and sketch the collection in the museum. They were also able to handle come of the museum’s objects as well as use their observational drawing skills. The Horniman Museum in...
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The Laurels School Trip to USA during Half Term 2018.
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Pupils from The Laurels School took part in the annual exchange with Colegio Orvalle in Madrid and wonderful chance to experience full language immersion in Spain! See:  https://www.orvalle.es/ Muchísimas gracias a las alumnas de @TheLaurelsSW12 que han pasado su half term break en Orvalle gracias al #InternationalExchangeProgramme. Una gratísima experiencia para nuestras alumnas y familias...
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Our new Year 7 pupils went to beautiful Bamford in Derbyshire, which is in the heart of the Peak District during September 2018. This is part of the carefully considered induction process at The Laurels School to help students settle in and make friends. The residential trip aims to foster a spirit of service, friendship...
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