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How do the books that we read shape us? Why is it "World" Book Day, not just Book Day? In a special Year 7 Assembly, staff and book club members shared their favourite books with the Year group. Mr Rentell, Head of Year, talked about Prisoners of Geography by Tim Marshall, and Ms Stevens (Deputy H...

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On Wednesday evening four A Level French students (Sam Beugre, Megan Fagan, Talia Andrea and Kenneth Boulton) performed extracts from the play La Verité by Florian Zeller as part of the French Drama Festival hosted annually by King Alfred School. Their performance was a serious crowd pleaser, raisi...

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Some months ago, while clearing out a dusty cupboard accessible only by ladder, we made the exciting discovery of an old cardboard box stuffed with reels of cine-film. They were mostly carefully labelled and although we had no equipment on which to view them, thus revealed themselves to be an incred...

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Each week, Will Jacobs in year 8 will be setting Latymer pupils and staff an eco challenge to help us all reduce our contribution to climate change.

This week's eco challenge is: Go one day without eating meat.

Why? - In October, scientists warned that huge reductions in meat eating are requi...

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On 7th February, 82 students from year 10 and 3 year 11 students took part in the UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge. They were joined by Ben Gillott, Nico Smith, Rebecca Carter and Josh Hossini in Y9, and Aarnav Walia in Y8.

Congratulations to Ben Gillott in Y9, who achieved a perfect score of 13...

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