John Lyon win back-to-back international sustainability competitions

Congratulations to our John Lyon Senior and Quainton Hall Prep teams for winning both of their categories in the Harrow 451 Sustainability competition and also being runners-up in the second round.


Careers in Media

On 18th May, employees from a variety of backgrounds came along to share their experience working in media with parents and pupils.


Mental Health Awareness Week

We marked Mental Health Awareness week with a range of informative activities and talks.


Values Day 2023

Values Day is an exciting annual fixture in our calendar. It not only provides us with a unique opportunity to promote and reflect upon our core eight values, but it also brings together as one 3-18 all-through school, from our Little Lyon’s Nursery right the way up to Sixth Form, to celebrate our wonderful community!


Class of 2023 Leavers’ Day

Ian Dennison (OL 1995), chair of the Old Lyonian Football Association, visited to formally welcome the Upper Sixth to the Old Lyonian Association.


Careers in Engineering talk by Alex Doey (OL 2012) and Emily Stagg

Two engineers from RED Engineering, Alex Doey (OL 2012) and Emily Stagg, were welcomed by Head Boy Youki and Mrs Bamrah, our Careers Adviser, to give a talk about careers in engineering.


VEX IQ team on their way to Robotics World Championships thanks to generous sponsorship

Our VEX IQ team consisting of Aarav (9ND), Ameya (9AHJ), Alex (9AHJ), and Sulayman (9SRP) has earned the opportunity to represent the School at the highly anticipated VEX World Championships.


Huge success for our new Year 8 racers

We are thrilled to announce the success of our Year 8 racers in their first Greenpower race car competition at Mallory Park Races!


John Lyon community raises the total of charity donations to over £9,300

As the Spring term drew to a close, we took the time to reflect on the hard work and dedication of this year's Charity team. We are incredibly grateful for the role each and every member played in helping us raise a grand total of £9,352 for some truly worthy causes.


Year 11 pupils tackle the Peak District for their Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award practice expedition

Last week, a group of intrepid John Lyon pupils boldly ventured into the rugged terrain of the Peak District to tackle their Silver Duke of Edinburgh's Award practice expedition.


Lower Sixth Duke of Edinburgh Gold Practice Expedition

A group of audacious Lower Sixth pupils left the Hill at the start of the Easter holidays to start their practice expedition in the Yorkshire Dales.


David Weedon Lecture Series talk by Dr Helen Pain

We were honoured to welcome Dr Helen Pain, the CEO of the Royal Society of Chemistry


Swimming for a good cause

Swimming was very much on the agenda the week commencing 6th March as pupils swam countless lengths in PE lessons to raise money for the School’s charities,


Careers in Technology Event

On Tuesday 7th March, employers from small start-ups to Google came along to share their experiences working in technology with parents and students. 



We had a great turnout for our Talks-on-the-Hill event this term. The event's theme was The Future, and the audience enjoyed the engaging and informative talks from pupils, staff, and guest speakers, which were jointly facilitated by Ayaan B (9AHJ) and Ania N (7CCG).


First Outdoor Pursuit activity sees students powerboating

As part of our Outdoor Pursuits programme, six adventurous Year 11 and Lower Sixth pupils began their training in order to achieve a Level 2 powerboating certificate.


Head Boy Lunch talk by Shabbir Merali (OL2010)

Shabbir Merali (OL2010) enlightens pupils thoughts, as he shares his journey into Economics and Politics.


Excellence Talk by Judge Tanweer Ikram CBE

We were delighted to have Judge Tanweer Ikram CBE visit John Lyon and talk about his career in Law.


Pupil wins 4 medals at international gymnastics tournament

Congratulations to Year 7 pupil, Lena, for her exceptional success at the Elegance Cup 2023, an International Rhythmic Gymnastics Tournament, which took place in Calais, France last week.

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