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

School Gathers for Founders’ Day

July 9, 2018

In accordance with long-established tradition, the School gathered for Founders’ Day on Saturday 7 July, a sign that the academic year is drawing to a close. A number of pupils assisted the headmaster in the tribute to the School’s founders through its long and varied history, while the address was given by the Dean of […]

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Gold Expeditions Survive the Sun

July 4, 2018

Six groups of Lower Sixth Formers spent four days trekking through the Lake District in searing heat to complete their assessed expeditions for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award. Walking up to 12-hour days, the students complete a circuit between Seathwaite, Thirlmere, Langdale and Buttermere, with several gruelling climbs. In enclosed valleys the temperature reached […]

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A Grand Arrival

June 8, 2018

This week was an exciting week for our Music department! With Phase One of the Centre for the Performing Arts project successfully completed, the Music Department are now enjoying their new home, located on the Lower Ground Floor of New Hall. Virtually all academic Music lessons are now taking place in the new facility, as […]

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Duke of Edinburgh's Gold Award, Assessed Expedition, Italian Dolomites, returns

July 21, 2018

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CCF Tanzania Trip, returns

August 7, 2018

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Edinburgh Fringe Festival trip

August 8, 2018

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CIE Results Day

August 14, 2018

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A Level Results Day

August 16, 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 exists to create the best-possible facilities and opportunities not just for current students, but for the generations of pupils still to come.

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