HEADMASTER’S WELCOME TO

ST ALBANS SCHOOL

A School that is proud of its long and distinguished history, yet one whose prime focus is the needs of its students for the world of the future; a School whose pupils achieve outstanding examination results in the most demanding academic subjects and gain entry to the leading universities, yet one that believes that a good education comprises so much more than examination grades – these are two of the hallmarks of St Albans School.

JONATHAN GILLESPIE

Headmaster

Born not for ourselves. Become the best you can be

INFORMATION

TERM DATES

SUMMER TERM 2018
Term Begins Monday 16 April
Half Term Saturday 26 May - Sunday 3 June
Term Ends Wednesday 11 July
AUTUMN TERM 2018
Term Begins Wednesday 5 September
Half Term Sunday 21 October - Sunday 4 November
Term Ends Thursday 13 December

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LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

the Spring Concert

May 2, 2018

The Spring Concert is the School’s main instrumental showcase in the second half of the year, and Wednesday’s concert saw eleven ensembles take to the stage. Highlights of the first half included the Sax Ensemble’s rendition of “Subway” and a memorable pair of Norwegian Dances by Grieg from the Senior Clarinet Ensemble. In the second […]

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Duke of Edinburgh’s Pupils Take to the Hills!

April 27, 2018

Six groups of Lower Sixth Formers took to the hills of Snowdonia at the beginning of the Easter break to undertake the training expedition for the Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. Tough conditions were bright and often sunny, overnight sub-zero temperatures made nights and mornings a challenge. Over the course of five days, involving navigation […]

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First and Second Formers Take on Paris

April 19, 2018

38 First Form and 6 Second Form students all travelled to Paris over the Easter holidays. They had a bumper packed itinerary which included trips to the Stade de France, the Louvre, the Eiffel Tower, the Sacré Coeur and Montmartre, Disneyland and a boat trip on the Seine. Despite a trip to Versailles being cancelled […]

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CALENDAR

Half Term Begins

May 26, 2018

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Half Term Ends

June 3, 2018

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1.2 Pen Arthur Trip departs (until 8th June)

June 3, 2018

Departs 14:30, returns 14:00

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Lower Sixth Examinations commence, Hall (until 8th June)

June 4, 2018

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1.4 Activities Week, Hall (until 8th June)

June 4, 2018

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ST ALBANS SCHOOL

FOUNDATION

The St Albans School Foundation was established in 2008 with the aim of raising funds in support of the School in three main areas:

THE BURSARY FUND | CAPITAL DEVELOPMENTS | SPECIAL PROJECTS

The Foundation is run from the School’s Development Office, and has raised over £1.4 Million since its launch in 2008.

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