Summer School Magazine

Summer School Magazine During the summer holidays 10 year 11 students from Lanfranc took part in a two week summer school run by Football Beyond Borders. The students struggled out of their beds during the holiday to come into school where they did a combination of classroom sessions, football and trips, including a day of […]

Silver Sports Award

Silver Sports Award We are delighted to announce that we have achieved the School Games Mark Award for the 2016/17 academic year. The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012, facilitated by the Youth Sport Trust to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school […]

Year 10 Boys Football

Year 10 Boys Football The Year 10 football team drew 4-4 against Harris Academy, Purley, on Wednesday 20th September. The goal scorers were Cordell, Luke and Cory.

First Day in the new Archbishop Lanfranc Academy buildings

On Tuesday 5th September, the new Year 7 students arrived at the brand new academy building to take their first lessons. The final cleaning operations were undertaken to welcome the students on their first day at high school. It is anticipated that the state of the art 21st century facilities will offer every opportunity for […]

Spanish Spelling Bee

Huge congratulations to Year 7 students Dimitar, Milcho and Alishba for reaching the London final of the Modern Foreign Language Spelling Bee competition. All three students performed brilliantly and we are incredibly proud of their achievements.

Cycle Trial

Cycle Trial   The Quest Academy hosted a Rollaepaluza event for Quest and Archbishop Lanfranc students on Thursday 27th April. Year 7 and 8 students went head-to-head over 250m on static bikes connected to electronic displays. There was a great competitive, yet supportive atmosphere and students had a fantastic time. The fastest time of the […]

Jack Petchey Speak out challenge

Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge Safeel Sadiq represented the academy at the regional championships of the Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge. She was one of the fifteen students from the Croydon area to be chosen to compete in the prestigious public speaking competition. Safeel had the crowd cheering as she spoke persuasively about modern day […]

Year 9 Girls Sporting Success

The Year 9 teams came second in the basketball league and second in the netball league. Hard work and determination has paid off this year, seeing the girls come from last to second in both sports. This represents a great achievement. The netball and basketball teams comprised of the following girls: Beyonce, Faith, Aissatou, Andrea, […]

Disneyland Paris 2017

Disneyland Paris 2017 In the February half term break, a group of fifteen students accompanied by two teachers traveled to Disneyland, Paris. The group held fundraising events including a talent show to help fund the trip and they participated in a maths seminars while in Disneyland. However, most of the time was spent enjoying a […]

World Book Day

World Book Day   Last week students were encouraged to do something ‘booky’ for World Book Day. We had a variety of exciting activities on offer to celebrate and the children took part in a variety of ‘booky business’:   Book reading at lunchtime – over eighteen students each day came along to hear an […]