Important message regarding Uniform

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Dear parents, We have been contacted today by Penelope Anne (one of our uniform stockists) to inform us that there have been difficulties obtaining stock of some uniform items, especially the polo shirts. Penelope Anne have informed us that they have provided the old uniform free of charge to help families who ordered uniform that […]

ALNS welcomes 28 students from China!

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Over the last week of term we welcomed 28 Chinese students from Gongyi Middle School into our school for an immersive British School experience. On Friday 12th July they took part in a specially designed Personal Development Day exploring key elements of the Duke of Edinburgh Award. They explored our school through an orienteering task […]

Performing Arts Evening

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Monday 15th July saw the last big performance event of the year at ALNS; Performing Arts Evening. The evening celebrated the best of performance talent showcasing Music, Drama and Dance and a short collaborative performance with 28 Chinese students that had been working with us. The evening kicked off with a video of this year’s […]

Headteacher’s end of year letter 2019

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Dear Parents, As we come to the end of the 2018-19 academic year, I look back with a sense of immense pride on another amazingly successful year. Even after 21 years at Admiral Lord Nelson School I remain astounded by how much we achieve together as a result of the strong working relationships that exist […]

Portsmouth Arts Network Festival

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On Tuesday 9th July ALNS was proud to lead the way in helping to plan the first ever Portsmouth Arts Network Festival. The festival aimed to bring together art work and performances from as many schools in the city as possible to celebrate young peoples voices in Portsmouth. 7 schools created performances which went on […]

PD Day – 12th July 2019

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Friday 12th July is our next PD Day. Students will be taking part in the following days: Year 7: Trip to Boulogne (please check letters for times) or if in school they will be taking part in Bastille Day. Year 8: STEM Day in school Year 9: Duke of Edinburgh Day – please ensure students […]

ALNS students attend You Speak Event!

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On Friday 28th June, 17 Year 8 and 9 students took part on the You Speak Portsmouth-wide debate finals at Portsmouth University. The students had all taken part in an intensive 2 days training course to learn the skills of debating and had the chance to put this to the test. The students worked in […]

The Rock Cycle Project

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On Thursday 13th June all of the students from Mr Wisbey’s Year 8 Science set brought in their homework about the rock cycle and the structure of the Earth. Some students made models showing the 4 layers of the Earth; some created volcanoes that erupted and others made cake to share with the class. As […]

Our donation to AquAid!

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At Admiral Lord Nelson School we are aware that keeping our children hydrated will aid them to perform at their very best throughout the school day. As a result, we decided to invest in watercoolers from AquAid. Our unique relationship with AquAid has also given our school the opportunity to help those less fortunate than ourselves. This means that […]