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Designed for students in Yrs 11-13 the UK University & Apprenticeship Search Virtual Fair is on Wednesday 27th January 2021, taking place from 12:00 to 18:00 (GMT/UTC). For more information and to register for the online event, please visit


Year 9 Options Information Evening presentations will be available from 4pm It is important for you and your child to gain as much information as possible before completing options choices, please review all subject presentations.


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Today is known as Blue Monday. We're here to help, with guidance, support and signposting to services around the county - find the help you need to get you through not just today, but 2021.


Thought for the Week: Balance Technology is vital to remote learning, but remember to take scheduled breaks away from screens.


Dear All, we are having some technical issues this morning. Please bear with us if there are difficulties logging on to your Teams first thing - normal service will be resumed as soon as possible!


Have you seen the new Art Club for years 7 and 8? If not head over to Instagram now for more details...


Year 9: parents' evening will be going ahead as a virtual event on Thursday, 4 February, with consultations taking place online. Full details will be coming out next week via EduLink.


Head of English, Mr Herbert is championing the "Tell Me a Story" competition Entries should be submitted to you child's English teacher by Friday, 5 February


Many thanks to all our students for their unwavering dedication to remote learning. “Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world” Nelson Mandela. Enjoy the weekend and please follow the rules


This week's newsletter is out now...


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If your application is ready to submit then there is no need to wait for the January 29 deadline. and get your application in early!


We are loving seeing the students' artwork being submitted through Seesaw. Year 7 are drawing views from their homes as part of their remote learning. Wonderful creativity. See this Instagram photo by


Be kind to yourself; think of mistakes as lessons


Congratulations, Sophie!


Great work, India!


Year 11, keep an eye on EduLink for application forms to Sixth Form. Coming out later today.


Something for Harpenden based keen photographers to have a go at during your daily exercise


Applications are now open for Sixth Form! All the presentations from yesterday’s virtual open evening are now available on the school website including webinar from Head of Sixth Form, Ms Rickard Closing date for applications Friday, 5 February 2021


Students have you seen the Weekly Fitness Challenge? Students check out SMHW for more details and do not forget to follow PE on their Instagram account for updates 💪


Ahead of this evening's Sixth Form Open Evening webinar from Head of Sixth Form, Ms Rickard, we welcome students/parents to review the subject presentations which are now available on the school website


Today's virtual Post-16 Open Event, is also an opportunity to find out more information about local colleges and apprenticeships. Mrs Power, Head of Careers, has put together some information for those looking at all post-16 options


Year 11: online booking for Year 11 parents’ evening opens tomorrow Wednesday, 13 January 2021 at 1pm. See letter’s home for parents’ guide to booking appointments


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A massive thank you to the always amazing school group at who fundraised for by selling Xmas cards and face masks. Here's their easy step tutorial to how to make a face mask. Give it a go!


Year 11, do not forget to register for tomorrow’s Post-16 Information Evening Hear from Ms Rickard, Head of Sixth Form and view presentations from subject leaders, together with current Sixth Form students about the subjects available


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Year 11’s! Every day this week we will be sharing our faculty videos with you to help you choose which courses will be right for you. The videos consist of staff & students talking about the courses we offer, what they consist of and where they could potentially lead.


Students - don't forget to: ✅ Check Edulink every day for messages from your teachers ✅ Get in touch with your form tutor, head of year or class teachers via Edulink if you need any support or assistance


Just one week left to get applications in, apply now! SJL are seeking an enthusiastic, creative teacher to lead their dedicated SEND team. Interested? Visit website for application form and further information . .


Thought for the Week: Kindness


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Great first week in online lessons. Thanks for all your efforts in keeping the kids going and educated. We appreciate it..


Year 11 Parents’ Evening will take be taking place as planned on Wednesday, 27 January, with all appointments held remotely via video call. More information about how to book using our online system will be sent out via EduLink early next week.


Keep up the great work! Students have been so positive and engaging during this new phase of remote learning, your teachers could not be more proud. It's Friday! Enjoy the weekend and please follow the rules


No newsletter this week, keep an eye out for the first newsletter of the year next Friday.


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Mr Williams presents today’s assembly to students, encouraging them to look back at the achievements of 2020 and what they are proud of. Here are some highlights of 2020: 👴🏻 Captain Tom Moore and united fundraising 💉 COVID-19 vaccines 🌃 Smog free skies as pollution fell


UCAS provides updates for students and parents, make sure to sign up for all their latest advice and information.


Schools closed? No not at all. We are loving the work being produced by our students for Art. Head over to the Art Faculty Instagram page to check out some of Year 8's Sri Lankan masks


Looking at Post-16 options? Registration is now open for our Sixth Form virtual Open Evening, 12 January 2021, 6.30pm. Follow link to register for webinar including presentation from Head of Sixth Form


In this current climate focus on celebrating the successes of each day. Unique


Our doors may be open for the few, but we are here for you all Thought for the Week: Optimism


Year 12 reminder: this evening is the Year 12 parents' evening. Parents guide can be found on the school website We welcome any feedback on the new Parents’ Evening system, any queries please email

Sixth Form Open Evening 2021

Post-16 Information Evening - 12 January 2021

For the health and safety of our school community we held a Virtual Post-16 Information Evening on Tuesday 12 January 2021.

Event Details

Our Virtual Information Evening consisted of a webinar presentation from our Head of Sixth Form and other key staff, providing an overview of life in the Sixth Form at Sir John Lawes and our application process.

Please find below presentations from staff and students for each of our subject areas.

How to apply

Welcome Address Head and Deputy Head of Sixth Form

View our Sixth Form Prospectus

View our Performance Tables

A Level and KS5 BTEC Results 2020

Sixth Form Performance Tables GOV.UK*

*The Government announced it would not publish any school educational performance data based on tests, assessments or exams for 2020.

Colleges and Apprenticeships

Welcome to Art

Students' view of Art & Design

Welcome to Biology

Biology A Level presentation

Students' view of Biology

Welcome to BTEC Business

Students' view of Business

Welcome to Chemistry

Students' view of Chemistry

Welcome to Computer Science

Computer Science A Level presentation

Students' view of Computing

Welcome to Drama

Students' view of Drama

Welcome to Economics

Students' view of Economics

Welcome to English

Students' view of English

Welcome to French

Students' view of French

Welcome to Geography

Students' view of Geography

Welcome to German

Students' view of German

Welcome to Graphics

Graphics A Level presentation

Students' view of Graphics

Welcome to History

Students' view of History

Welcome to Mathematics

Students' view of Mathematics

Students' view of Further Mathematics

Welcome to Media

Students' view of Media

Welcome to BTEC Media

For students' view, see Media

Welcome to Music

Students' view of Music

Welcome to Photography

Students' view of Photography

Welcome to PE

PE A Level presentation

Students' view of Sports & PE

Welcome to Physics

Students' view of Physics

Welcome to Product Design

Product Design A Level presentation

Students' view of Design & Technology

Welcome to Psychology

Psychology A Level presentation

Students' view of Psychology 

Welcome to RE

Students' view of Religious Studies

Welcome to Sociology

Students' view of Sociology

Welcome to Textiles

Students' view of Textiles

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