ALPERTON STUDENTS GRADUATE ON SCHOLARS PROGRAMME

On Wednesday 7th February, a group of Year 9 and 10 students were invited to a Graduation Event that took place at St Anne’s College, University of Oxford. This was in celebration of their work on The Scholars Programme and gave them the opportunity to reflect on their options for university. Continue reading

ACS Sixth Form students donate over 100 food items to local charity

On Tuesday, 30 January, our Year 13 students delivered 4 big boxes of food to the local charity Sufra NW London. Within the last two weeks the students collected food items such as tins of beans, cereal, biscuits and chapatti flour and donated them to the local charity Sufra, which provides the homeless with hot meals and other vital services and activities. Each box of food was also labelled by our students with individual warm and kind messages. Continue reading

Our students make us proud in the Jack Petchey’s Speak Out Challenge

On Tuesday 16th January, Alperton took part in the prestigious Jack Petchey’s Speak Out Challenge competition. Our participant students, Shanti Smith, Zadeia Matthews and Alisha Boadi made us all proud when they delivered their powerful speeches to a large audience including staff, students and their families, the Mayor of Brent and eight eminent judges. Continue reading

Alperton students attend private screening of Doctor Who premiere

On Wednesday 13th December twenty Alperton students from year 7 and 8 were lucky enough to attend a private screening of the Dr Who episode ‘Twice Upon A Time’ which premiered on Christmas Day. Not only did the event allow the students to watch the episode before release, but they were also able to attend a press conference style Q&A with the writer of the show, Steven Moffat. Continue reading

Alperton wins Green Plan It competition for the second consecutive year

On Wednesday 13th December after a ‘long’ three months of lunchtime and after school work Alperton’s Creative Society and Alperton’s Alpertizers presented their final models and presentations to the judges at Capel Manor National ‘Green Plan It’ event. The event involved the students planting up their own planters which we brought back to school with us and presenting the model to the judges. Continue reading