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  • Music Department Winter Concert & Raffle

    The LPGS annual Music Department Winter Concert is on Wednesday 13th December, 7pm. It promises to be a wonderful festive night with seasonal refreshments and over 100 students performing in a range of ensembles. From Baroque to Rock, the Music department have all tastes covered! Tickets are now available for the Music department’s Christmas Raffle which will be drawn at the concert on Wednesday. They cost £1 each or five for £4. Prizes include a beautiful hamper of Christmas goodies, tickets to the Southbank Centre, bottles of wine, a selection of things to make...

  • STEM - Autumn Term Update

    Our STEM co-ordinator, Mrs McDermott has had a busy term getting a range of year groups involved with a wide variety of actvities from app design to robotics. Read on to find out more. Year 9 Network Rail Hackathon at Langley Park School for Boys On the 12th October 2017, 20 students went to an event run by Hacktrain. After a short presentation we learnt that Hacktrain was an event where hackers (people who create using code) spent a weekend hacking nonstop to create a themed app or service. Without spending a weekend away, we had our own mini Hackathon, creating shor...

  • Movember 2017

    For the third year in a row a small but hardy group of men at LPGS undertook the challenge of growing a moustache for charity. “What’s the charity for?” I hear you ask… Movember is designed as a month where brave men grow a moustache for a number of causes : To raise money for prostate and testicular cancer research (both underestimated and un-talked about diseases) To promote awareness of men’s mental health issues (men are generally hopeless at talking about their problems) For more information click at https://uk.movember.com/mens-he...

  • Social Media Fortnight

    Thank you to everyone who got involved in #SocialMediaFortnight. The pictures during the course of that fortnight were liked more than one thousand times and the videos were played more than five thousand times! Don't forget to check out the school instagram account to like your favourite images. Click on the image below to view our instagram page.

  • Help LPGS, Whilst Buying Your Tree!

    Layhams Farmshop has kindly offered to donate £5 to the school from the sale of every tree. All that is needed is for you to print the voucher below and present it when you purchase your tree and the school will receive the donation after the Christmas period. It really is as simple as that. Layhams will be running a variety of festive activities including wreath making, Xmas kids discos, christmas crafts, magicians and Christmas choirs. Why not make an afternoon of it. Layhams Road, Keston, Kent BR2 6AR. Click on the tree to download the voucher   Please fe...

  • Rivers Of The World

    The Visual Arts Department A group of Year 9 Students who were involved in the very successful Rivers of the World project last academic year have recently started working on an extension project for this academic year. Still working with the theme of Ophelia the students are now working on creating very large scale Fine Art, Photographic and Textiles based cloth banners which will hang in the new Visual Arts foyer area. The first phase of the project was to create large scale cyanotype photographic prints of full human bodies posed to look as though they are drifting in water like the...

  • Latest Newsletter

    It has been a busy start to the new academic find out all of the latest happenings in our October newsletter.

  • Up for some family fun at the rugby?

      Saracens are breaking barriers and holding the first ever Aviva Premiership game at The London Stadium at The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park    We will play Harlequins at The London Stadium on Saturday 24th March 2018, kick-off TBC and would like to invite Langley Park School for Girls pupils, staff, their families and friends to join us.  This promises to be an afternoon of high class Premiership Rugby with live spectacular prematch and half-time entertainment    Red & Black Tickets - Adults £22/ Under 16’s £8 &nd...

  • Langley Park Primary Site Approved

    Plans for Langley Park Primary school to be built on LPGS grounds were approved this week. Bromley council approved plans for the new 420 pupil school on Thursday 12th October after receiving more than 70 letters of support from Beckenham residents. The school which is being temporarily based in the Hawes Down Centre, West Wickham currently has 46 pupils and eight members of staff but hopes to reach full capacity with 30 full time members of staff by 2022. Following the approval, acting Headteacher Hayley Starr said: “This is the news we’ve been waiting for...

  • Borough Market & Tate Modern

    On Thursday 5th October the Visual Arts Department took 40 Year 10 GCSE Photography students to Borough Market and Tate Modern. At Borough Market the students took photographs in the style of Brazilian photographer Geraldo De Barros; looking for interesting abstractions of different buildings to get a visual sense of the space. This was an opportunity for the students to practise their knowledge of using cameras in manual mode, to develop creativity and build a portfolio of images. At Tate Modern the students studied a sculpture called 'Pavilion Suspended in a Room I',...