We are thrilled to be able to share with you a short film that the Arts Council has made about us!
This afternoon the Year 7 Cookery Club were skilfully led by our newly appointed Design Ambassadors from Year 10.They spent the afternoon session making Christmas food favourites under the watchful eye of Mrs Martin. Again, this is a wonderful example of how our Student Ambassadors are developing their leadership skills and love of learning in […]
On the 5th July we held our annual GSCE Art, Textiles and Graphics exhibition showcasing the amazing work from our GCSE students. To add to the successes this year we have also displayed 3D work from the Resistant Materials students. The display of the work was beautifully arranged and displayed by the talented Design Technicians […]
Thursday the 5th of July sees the design department exhibition which will showcase the Year 11 GCSE work. This will include items from Art, Graphics, Textiles and Resistant Materials. It is a great opportunity for family, friends and staff of the school to see the talent of our budding Artists and Designers here at ALNS. […]
In March weeks of rehearsals finally came together and ALNS held our first ever “Festival of Performing Arts”. Audiences were invited to see Music, Dance and Drama in 3 different venues around the school. They could purchase a programme in advance and plan their evenings ahead of time. In the Drama Studio there were two […]
Did you know Admiral Lord Nelson School is now on social media? Follow us on your network of choice to see the latest news and information. Plus, we’re trialling something new this holiday – our teams on the various trips (The Gambia and the ski trip) will be updating live with photos and videos throughout […]
In Design we have recently appointed a group of Year 8 student ambassadors for each subject area. Students have been eager to get started and have already completed various projects. The Art/ Graphics ambassadors have been working hard after school to produce an amazing Christmas display in the Mall. At Bizarre Bizarre, the Graphics ambassadors […]
The Art, Textiles and Graphics GCSE exhibition is taking place on the 6th July 5.30-7.30, come along to celebrate yr11’s hard work over the last two years with an exhibition of their work filling the mall. We wish all our students good luck with their GCSE results and look forward to seeing you all and […]
On the 2nd and 3rd of November Karl Rudziak, a local artist visited our school for the 4th year running to complete a demonstration of how he paints. This is an excellent and valuable experience for our students to emulate work of such a high standard. We cannot thank Karl enough for the work that […]
What? Come and enjoy a selection of performances by bands, instrumentalists and singers from all year groups in an informal music evening. When? Thursday 16th June, 7pm Where? Drama Studio Free entry.
Earlier this year ALNS became the first Platinum level Artsmark school in Hampshire. Part of us achieving this prestigious award was because we made a commitment to developing the Arts for young people not just at ALNS but in the city and beyond. This year has been a busy time. We have been supporting […]
We have just learnt that ALNS has been awarded Artsmark PLATINUM from the Arts Council England. We have held Artsmark Gold for 14 years and when the Arts Council decided to change the award and introduce an even higher level for truly outstanding schools we knew we had to go for it! Our […]
On Thursday the 25th of June, in a week otherwise filled with monotonous revision and heat induced restlessness, four students from year nine were privileged enough to go and take part in a small capacity work shop to learn about Chinese art. The work shop was run by a famous Chinese artist from Beijing named […]
Teachers, parents, grandparents and students were blown away by the quality and variety of work on display at our Year 11 exhibition this year. Our magnificent display space in the mall – the envy of visiting Art teachers, was a perfect backdrop to some stunning Art, textiles and graphics work. There was a huge variety […]
The ALNS Festival of Art and Music is taking place on Thursday the 18th of June. Starting at 6.30pm, with music from 7pm, there will be refreshments available at the festival, which will feature year 11 Art, Graphics, Resistant Materials and Textiles work.
We are an amazing school! For the past 14 years we have held the highly acclaimed Artsmark award from the Arts Council at Gold level. We are one of only a few schools in the whole country who have been awarded the Gold level 4 times in a row. As a result we have […]
On the first two periods of an otherwise normal Monday morning, a class of year nine students were selected to take part in a couple of workshops hosted by students studying various artistic subjects. After introductions, the group was split in two and each half was given a lesson to complete each activity. Firstly, we […]
DEADLINE! 29th January ALL coursework for Graphics, Art and Textiles is due on the 29th January . This includes sketchbooks, preparatory work and final pieces. From this date the year 11 Exam will start. Percentage of marks awarded- 60%coursework 40% Exam