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  • Saturday 15 January 2022 Y10 Parents' Evening 20 January I have written to all Y10 families this year with Y10’s first set of reports and information about their Parents’ Evening. This is taking place online via Teams on Thursday 20 January.
  • Friday 14 January 2022 KS3 Reading Challenge Winners In September we launched our competition for all KS3 students to read 6 books during the Autumn term. Three students rose to the challenge with a total of 34 books read between them. Gift vouchers will be making their way toSophia V, Flynn D and Elias A.
  • Thursday 6 January 2022 Y9 Spanish tapas tasting Having studied food and drink in Spanish this term and having done role plays in the market and in a tapas bar we looked at some recipes for Spanish tapas and decided to do some cooking and tasting ourselves on 16 December!
  • Friday 17 December 2021 Royal Institution science trip Every year the Royal Institution in London (with a long history of scientific research and education) produce, with the BBC, a Christmas lecture aimed at young people. This year the speaker was Jonathan Van-Tam who is an epidemiologist and acts as an independent advisor to the Government as one of England’s two Deputy Chief Medical Officers. He led the evening and explained how viruses work, are transmitted and how they can be detected. We took 10 students from Y9 and Y10 who were all enthusiastic audience members and had a great time. It will be shown on BBC4 on 28 December at 8pm.
  • Friday 17 December 2021 Scholars club awards Since November, students in Y7–Y9 have been coming along to Acland Burghley’s new KS3 Scholars’ Club on Tuesdays after school to explore their academic interests beyond the curriculum.
  • Tuesday 7 December 2021 Camden Winter Holiday Activity and Food Programme Children registered for free school meals will be able to attend the Camden HAF WINTER PROGRAMME taking place this month, offering free activities and healthy meal for five to 16-year-olds in Camden schools. There will be a strong focus onsafety, wellbeing, playing and learningand the provision will follow government guidelines about the current restrictions and will be COVID-secure.
  • Wednesday 1 December 2021 Inspiring Speed Networking sessions 46 volunteers from a range of industries took part in this exciting event on Monday 29 November. The aim of the session was to inform and inspire our Y9 and Y10 girls around various careers, looking at GCSE options and work experience ideas for Y10 . The school were extremely impressed by the offers of support and it was great to see our hall full of employers engaging with the students.
  • Thursday 25 November 2021 Languages achievements Several students will be receiving certificates of achievement for their performance in our online vocabulary learning programmeVocab Express. Being awarded a certificate signifies completing multiple tasks testing vocab knowledge in either French or Spanish. Practising vocab in this way is an essential part of language learning and guarantees greater confidence and success in mastering another language. Well done to all those language learners – your commitment has been noted!
  • Wednesday 24 November 2021 Girls QPR Tournament wins On 23 November the girls Under 13 team entered a 6-aside tournament hosted by the Queens Park Rangers F.C. The girls put on a spectacular performance of clinical finishes. Beating teams in their group 6-0, 7-0 and 2-0.
  • Thursday 4 November 2021 Youth Safety Football Competition
  • Tuesday 26 October 2021 Change to term dates in Summer 2022 The extra bank holiday in 2022 for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee will be Friday 3 June. The UK government department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has confirmed the extra public holiday will result in a long weekend in June 2022 to honour the Queen's special anniversary.
  • Monday 25 October 2021 Sixth Form Open Evening LaSWAP's Open Evening will take place on Thursday 25 November 2021.We are hoping to have a face to face event, depending on Government restrictions.
  • Thursday 21 October 2021 Headteacher's half term letter
  • Thursday 30 September 2021 COVID Vaccine Dear Parents, Carers and Families,
  • Tuesday 14 September 2021 Open Week 2021 Acland Burghley School - Open Week 2021
  • Thursday 26 August 2021 Return to school arrangements for Y7 to Y13 There will be a staggered return to school for students to allow for Covid 19 testing and to minimise the spread of the virus as recommended by the Government. Please see the table below for when students will need to attend school.
  • Thursday 12 August 2021 GCSE Results Day Congratulations to all students receiving their GCSE results today. We are delighted with the achievements of this cohort of students. 
  • Wednesday 11 August 2021 Start of Term Arrangements Term begins on Thursday 2 September, and all students should be available to come in from that date. We are being asked to administer LFD tests for students before they start back, and we will be putting together a timetable for this over the first days of term. We will let you know full details before the Bank Holiday weekend on Friday 26 August.
  • Wednesday 21 July 2021 Holiday Activities and Food programme The DfE-funded programme of Holiday Activities and Food for children and young people aged 5 to 16 started with one week during Easter and we are now offering four weeks of activities for this summer with a further week during the winter. 
  • Friday 16 July 2021 Acland Burghley Art Exhibition. Creating Excellence Together You are invited to tonight’s Creating Excellence Together event featuring a student art exhibition, musical performances including from Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, and a Y9 drama performance of extracts from John Godber’s ‘Teechers’. Come along to our exciting evening from 4.30 in and around the Assembly Hall, we look forward to celebrating with you!
  • Thursday 15 July 2021 Parent Governor Election Results 2021 Thank you to all the candidates standing for the Parent Governor Election and everyone for their votes.
  • Monday 12 July 2021 Parent Governor Election 2021
  • Thursday 8 July 2021 Assembly Hall Project Open Evening
  • Monday 21 June 2021 Parent Governor Election 2021 Parent governor nomination letter June 2021
  • Thursday 6 May 2021 Year 5 EHCP Student tours/Q & A If you have a child in Year 5 with an EHCP, and would like to have a tour of Acland Burghley School and a discussion with a member of staff of the Additional Educational Needs (AEN) Faculty, please email sen@aclandburghley.camden.sch.uk with your preference for an appointment date and time from the appointments below.
  • Thursday 25 March 2021 ALL Camden Schools - Holiday activities and Food Programme. Template letter for families on FSM and HAF programme below.
  • Friday 5 March 2021 Return to School - W/c 8 March 2021 Dear Parents, Carers and Families
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