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14.08.19

“A new world of choice, lifestyle and opportunity”

On the eve of A-Level results, School Counsellor Mrs Laura Herman reflects on the new freedom and opportunity awaiting our most recent former students

05.07.19

“Harrow Fifth Form Conference was a great experience and had so much value.”

Year 11 pupil Bailey Allmey looks back at the 2019 Harrow Fifth Form Conference, five days of inspirational learning and experiences, living alongside students from the worldwide family of Harrow Schools

16.05.19

“We were taken on an exclusive tour where we learned about life behind the famous black door”

Upper Sixth Politics student, Javier D’Souza, writes about his attempts to slash the UK government budget as well as a tour behind the scenes at No.10

08.05.19

“These have been amazing opportunities to get directly involved in the work of the council”

Lower Sixth student Liam Velani discusses his role in Harrow Youth Parliament, where he has been representing young people for five years.

23.04.19

“This trip was an incredible experience to further understand the important nature of our political system”

Lower Sixth Politics student, Liam Velani, writes about a trip into Westminster to visit the Supreme Court and Palace of Westminster

16.04.19

I will miss all those intense rehearsals

Year 10 pupil Harsh Hingorani and Director of Music Mr Huw Jones reflect on 2019's Duet Philharmonic, an enormous symphony orchestra and chorus made up of the best-of-the best from British schools, which comes together every two years for an intensive musical course followed by a concert of large complex works.

05.04.19

Welcoming guests and inspiring young minds

John Lyon Head, Miss Katherine Haynes, reflects on the numerous guests who come to School to inspire pupils, every week of every term

01.04.19

“I witnessed two days of high-stakes debating”

Lower Sixth Students Husain Abedi, Patrick Miles and Deven Ruparelia write about organising John Lyon's first Model United Nations

01.04.19

“I have created a portrait I wouldn’t have though I could ever have created”

Lower Sixth Student, Dhanesh Jegatheesan, writes about his experiences of life drawing masterclass and the School's new portraiture club

01.04.19

“It definitely gave us a new perspective on our own lives”

Lower Sixth Student, Jay Desai, writes about his February half term, working to help construct part of a new school in Laos

01.04.19

“Today like all other days was fantastic”

Year 9 pupils on the annual exchange trip to Harrow International School Bangkok, write home during their two-week stay in the Thai capital

01.04.19

“Working as a team is really important”

Year 9 pupil Rafi Smith looks back on his day at the BBC's One Show, as part of John Lyon's 'take your son to work day'.

31.03.19

“Learning was made accessible, interactive and fun”

Year 9 pupil Aaron Esser and Teacher of French Mr Alex Ferguson write about John Lyon French students' visit to BFI Southbank