Every day is filled with moments of personal achievement for the boys and girls who attend our School.

These events are celebrated and recognised in lessons and assemblies, and highlighted in our school newsletter and social media channels. Here, we share notable individual, team or collective achievements.


Young Economists

Alleyn’s Economists in Years 11, 12 and 13 joined other schools from the Southwark Schools Learning Partnership yesterday in a conference for young economists.

A Service of Commemoration

Foundation Schools join together for Commemoration Service and celebrate the Southwark Community Education Charity.

Bear Pit rehearsal

Alleyn’s young actors were back on stage today rehearsing for this year’s special edition summer Bear Pit shows.

Trinity concert

Alleyn’s musicians of all ages performed the Trinity Concert yesterday in front of bubbled audiences of pupils in their year groups.

Es Devlin

Year 12 Art student, Jake talks about last week’s visit to artist and designer, Es Devlin’s studio.


Reading Game

Library staff were delighted to see the first Year 7 class back in the library today to pilot a new reading game.

Making Memories 

Year 7 and 8 pupils enjoyed making memories in an action-packed few days away. 

Celebrating Pride

Throughout June, Alleyn’s pupils and staff have been celebrating LGBTQ+ communities around the world. 

Learning to Lead

Year 12s learn about leadership in the inaugural Alleyn’s Leadership Day.

We Have Lift Off

Budding scientists took to York for the National Finals of the European Space Agency CanSat competition.

Year 12s at Es Devlin's studio

Alleyn’s Year 12 Art students visited artist and designer Es Devlin’s studio at her home yesterday.

Beyond the Classroom 

Year 12 geographers took to the field to see what they have been learning in the classroom first-hand.

Matilda Palmer

Alleyn's Old Girl Matilda shares valuable experiences with Alleyn's university applicants.

Joshua with page 1 of BTT

Year 8 pupil, Joshua has published a comedy magazine for the Alleyn’s community and is planning his move into comedy video.


Alleyn's in the Media

School Blog

In it Together 

Senior Deputy Head, Andy Skinnard describes what it's been like to keep a school running during such unusual circumstances. 

A Very Special Scheme

With 34 years involvement with The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, Richard Alldrick shares his passion for pushing ourselves beyond our comfort zones.

Dawn of The Diggers 

Head of Alleyn's Junior School, Simon Severino, describes his excitement about how the Junior School is evolving. 

All About Food

Director of Finance, Claire Morgan, shares her passions for food at Alleyn's and welcomes the catering team in-house.

A Return to School like no other

External Events Coordinator Otis Van Dooren tells us about the huge undertaking in bringing pupils and staff back on site.

In the Small Ads

Alumnus and Saddlers' Scholar Alan Harding tells us the unusual way his Alleyn's life began.