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... students achieve success through a carefully fostered community...Chris Harris - Head Teacher

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Joining Larkmead

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Latest News

All our latest news, important information and events.

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Event Gallery

Browse through our gallery of recent events.


Event Calendar

2014/2015 Calendar of Events

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Term Dates

Term dates for 2014/15.


Our Curriculum

Our rich, vibrant, stimulating curriculum offers a whole range of subjects, from Dance to Media to Critical Thinking to Sports Studies.

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Latest Exam Results

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Sixth Form

Find out more about the courses we offer at AS & A2 Level and what life is like in our Sixth Form

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SEN Provision

Find our more about the SEN provision at Larkmead.

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Pupil Premium

See how we use our Pupil Premium funding

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Pastoral Structure

Information on our Pastoral Structure.


Extra Curricular Activities

Take a look at the extra curricular activities we offer.


Lunchtime and After School Clubs

From Dance to Creative Writing to Football to French Films; we offer clubs for everyone.

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Careers Resource Centre

Need help on a career choice or just need some informal advice?  Visit our Careers Resource Centre.


Student Voice

SV allows students to express themselves whilst shaping the future of the school

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Larkmead - Our Community

... Larkmead School is a community - a caring community - built on trust & respect, in which every student matters...

Community at Larkmead

Governing Body

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Hire Our Facilities

Our school has a number of facilities available to hire to the public.

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Lark Rise PTA

Find out more about our PTA and how you can get involved

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Football Success


The Year 7 boys made it to the final of the Vale football competition on Wednesday 19th November where they narrowly lost to Faringdon Community College.  They all played absolutely…

November 21, 2014

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Whats On?


Here you can find a summary of our upcoming events.  For a more detailed overview please visit our full calendar here.

November 21, 2014

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Lark Rise ‘Pampered Chef’ Evening


‘PAMPERED CHEF’ FUNDRAISING COOKING SHOW FREE ENTRY on Monday 24th November 7.30pm at the Prince of Wales pub, Shippon at 7.15pm for a 7.30pm start See a live…

November 20, 2014

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Visit by Royal British Leigion


Well done to  SkillForce and the Year 11 students who have created the new memorial garden by the flagpole at the front of school.  The garden was created from…

November 10, 2014

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WW1 …. An evening to remember


The Visual & Performing Arts Department invite you to join them on Tuesday 11th November at 7pm in the Main Hall for an evening of art, dance, drama, music…

November 5, 2014

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Inter-School Rugby Competition


Congratulations to our  Year 8 boys who came third overall in the Level 2 Sainsburys School Games Rugby Competition.  They won their matches against Fitzharrys and King Alfred’s Academy, drew…

November 3, 2014

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Lark Rise News


Lark Rise PTA Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 18th November – all Parents and Carers are welcome to attend. Lark Rise Fundraising Event:  Monday 24th November…

October 24, 2014

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Careers Fair 2014


The Careers Fair 2014 will be held on Wednesday 12th November at  4 – 7 pm in the Main Hall.  All students and parents are welcome to come and meet representatives…

October 23, 2014

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‘Online Safety’ Message to Students

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UK R&B singer J-Sol and comedian and YouTube personality Hussain Manawer visited Larkmead School recently.  The visit was part of their tour of forty schools, to deliver an Online Safety and…

October 21, 2014

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Sporting Success


Both the Year 11 and Year 8 football teams qualified for the next round of the Oxfordshire Schools County Cup football competition. The Year 11’s managed to narrowly beat…

October 17, 2014

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Volunteer Hosts at Christmas


Christmas can be a lonely time for international students at UK Universities – would you be able to make someone feel welcome and invite them into your home to…

October 16, 2014

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Battlefields Trip


Larkmead students in Years 8, 9 and 10 were recently given the opportunity to visit locations of some of the fiercest fighting during the First World War. Students visited…

October 15, 2014

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Visual & Performing Arts

Visit the VPA Department, where energy, enthusiasm, passion & skills combine to create…

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Able, Gifted and Talented

Discover how we help our Able, Gifted and Talented students reach their full potential.

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