Students and staff here at DLD College London, were treated to cakes on Wednesday 15th November to help highlight Anti-Bullying Week 2017.
DLD Music students took part in a workshop on the long running musical Les Miserables at the Prince of Wales theatre in the heart of the West End.
Alpha Scholars and students who are members of the Bigger Picture Society (a Faculty of Social Science initiative) visited the Financial Times head office for a series of workshops on leadership.
DLD College London are pleased to announce that it has recently subscribed to Britanica Digital Learning. This digital version of the Encyclopedia Britannica provides a wonderful learning resource which is available for DLD students inside and outside college.
GCSE Art Students took a trip to the National Gallery this week, taking in famous works of art by the likes of Da Vinci, Van Gogh and Bronzino.
An impressive level of talent in performing arts and music has been showcased at the annual DLD College London Talent Show.
An impressive level of talent in performing arts has been showcased at the recent DLD College London annual talent show.
DLD Art students impressed at the annual ISA Art Competition this year. Two of our students won awards in two of the most competitive categories.
DLD College London is celebrating an incredible achievement as its BTEC Media Production course has won another national competition.
Boarders at DLD College London started the school year abseiling, rock climbing and walking high ropes on an adventurous relationship building trip.
DLD College London Art students took a trip to the frieze Art Fair in Regent’s Park. Viet Anh Nguyen gives us his impressions on the fair.
DLD College London Music students visited one of our many famous neighbours, the Southbank Centre, for a Music Workshop this week.
Every year, we are delighted to see DLD students achieve places to read undergraduate degrees at the London School of Economics (LSE).
The Alpha Scholars played host to a group of 31 students and staff from Skive College, Denmark.
Our new boarding students here at DLD College London have bonded through a strenuous trip to High Ashurst Outdoor Education Centre as the new academic year kicks in.
The theme this year at DLD College London is ‘Resilience’. Alumni student Sarah Dittrich returned to the college on Friday and gave an inspiring speech to our new students.
DLD College Londons GCSE students have posted yet another highly commendable set of GCSE results in 2017.
GCSE students from DLD College London have posted another outstanding set of GCSE results in 2017.
DLD College London has celebrated the success of it GCSE students announcing a commendable 99% pass rate at GCSE this year.
DLD College London GCSE students celebrated their success as the college announced a magnificent 99% pass rate on GCSE results this morning.
Students from DLD College London excelled with a 99% pass rate. An impressive 41 per cent of students achieved A*-A results topping last year’s 38%.
Connor passed his BTEC with D*D*D* an equivalent to three A*s at A-Level and is going to Imperial College London to read Information Management for Business.
The Science Faculty at DLD College London are delighted with this year’s A-Level results. Hard working students posted a perfect 100% pass rate this year.
DLD College London is very proud of our A Level students and their achievements today after they posted a record breaking set of exam results.
DLD College London students produced another record breaking set of A Level exam results this year smashing the standard set last year.
Clearing is for those who did not apply to any universities, have not received any offers, chosen to reject all their offers, or not attained the grades required for their offers. Here is a handy guide to getting through it in one piece!
DLD College London blazed a trail for International Foundation Programme exam results this year as every student on the Engineering pathway passed.
BTEC students reaped the benefits of their Digital Media Production by winning a competition official BTEC Awards this year.
Thursday 17th August is A-level Results Day. Don’t panic! Read DLD College London’s guide to this important day for some handy tips and hints. Good luck!
You are invited to the annual DLD College London Art Exhibition on Wednesday 28th June between 4.30pm and 6.30m. RSVP here.
Abbey DLD Group of Colleges has arrived in Brazil at a private welcome reception in Sao Paulo to a selected group of Brazilian individuals and families.
Abbey DLD launched in Mexico this week, looking for students who want to study at one of our colleges; DLD College London, Abbey College Cambridge and Abbey College Manchester.
DLD College London student Tracey won the Progression and Achievement award for her excellent academics during a special awards ceremony.
The college rewarded students for their academic achievements at the Annual Awards Ceremony.
DLD College London students celebrated the end of their academic year with the sixth annual Summer Ball at Gibson Hall.
DLD College London A Level student Thomas won the Progression and Achievement in Business Award at the Annual Awards Ceremony this week.
DLD College London BTEC Business student Alfie won the Progression and Achievement in Business award at the Annual Awards Ceremony this week.
Students were celebrated during the annual DLD College London Awards Ceremony in the college’s stunning atrium recently.
On May 31st we will officially launch Abbey DLD Group of Colleges brand in Brazil.
DLD College London student Jasmine was thrilled to be crowned Prom Queen by her fellow classmates at the annual Summer Ball.
Students celebrated the end of their academic year with the sixth annual Summer Ball.
Last week, my A2 Biology class went along to Whipsnade Zoo to complete one of our compulsory practicals required to achieve our A level.
Channel Four presenter Jodie McCallum held a workshop at DLD College London inspiring a number of BTEC Media students to improve their presenting skills.
Karabo Sankoloba was chosen for the CIFE Award for both his academic and extra-curricular success throughout 2015/2016.
This year’s BTEC Creative Media Production magazine, Trip, showcases the talents of the class. Download your copy now.
We were invited to participate in this year’s CIFE 7-a-side Football Tournament for the second year running, held at St. Georges Park, the training facility of the England National Team.
DLD College London students got to meet Adam Walker, the first Britain to swim the imfanous Oceans 7, the toughest channel swims in the world.
Karabo Sankoloba was presented with the DLD CIFE College Award by Lord Lexden OBE at a ceremony held at the House of Lords.
Karabo Sankoloba was presented with the DLD CIFE College Award by Lord Lexden OBE at a ceremony held at the House of Lords.
Channel 4 presenter, Jodie McCallum held an in-depth workshop with BTEC students to help improve their presenting skills.
On Saturday 1st April two of our staff took some of our A Level Environmental ECA students to the Community Riverside Litter Clean in Newham.
DLD College London is proud to present this exciting workshop on television presenting. Led by Channel 4 presenter, Jodie McCallum.
DLD College London launches the Alpha Scholars Programme, enabling students from less privileged backgrounds to get the support they need.
DLD College London is offering ten special A Level scholarships.
DLD College London has announced an exciting new opportuniy for students to learn how to lead in a global setting in the next academic year.
The Principal, Rachel Borland, kindly invested in two sets of tickets for the Art & Design department to take two students along to attend the London Fashion Week on Friday, 24th February.
For World Book Day this year, we were lucky enough to welcome back Russell Frost. Russell runs his own letterpress print and design company, Hooksmith Press, based in the East End of London.
Spirits were high on a very cold and grey Saturday morning as both students and staff set out on a challenge to complete either a 5k or 10k run in aid of Evelina Children’s Hospital.
On Monday 27th February, the Pre-sessional students went on a trip to the Tower of London.
One of the UK’s leading illustrators gave an inspirational and highly motivaional talk to A Level, GCSE and BTEC students at DLD College London.
Guest speaker Sarah J. Coleman, one of the UK’s leading illustrators and typographers, returned to DLD College London to give another talk about creativity.
Music and Drama students from DLD College London took a trip to the New London Theatre, Drury Lane on Thursday 26th January 2017 to see Andrew Lloyd Webber’s critically acclaimed musical School of Rock.
I recently had an amazing chance to visit Geneva on a Physics trip with DLD College London. Our main reason for traveling to Geneva was to visit CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research.
DLD College London welcomed gold medal winning Olympian Kate Richardson-Walsh to give an inspiring speech on her sporting success and her promotion of LGBT+.
The annual DLD College London Winter Concert was the best yet with students rewarded for their outstanding achievements and a spectacular display of talent.
Last week we welcomed Rio Gold Medal Olympian Kate Richardson-Walsh to DLD College London to give an inspiring speech on her sporting success and LGBT+.
On Monday, 16th January, Youth Pride ran a training event at DLD College London.
Photos of the Fireworks from the 18th Floor of Westminster Bridge Road on New Year’s Eve, taken by the DLD College London House Parents.
DLD College London student Lorenzo Niyonbgabo’s debut performance in classic Shakespeare play Twelfth Night has been highly praised.
This year’s “Ask the Professional” series, has seen music industry professionals and organisations form closer, working partnerships through the design, development and launch of vocational assignments on the BTEC level 3 Diploma course in Music Technology.
The annual Winter Concert at DLD College London proved to be the best yet with 20 students being awarded for their outstanding achievements so far, whilst a spectacular display of talent was showcased.
The College performance of Twelfth Night last week, showed at last, what the DLD Drama Group can do with traditional theatre.
On Thursday, the 11th of October, Chloe Swann, a representative of the Arts University Bournemouth, came to the College and gave an informative talk to our second year A level Art, Graphic Communication, Photography, and Art-Foundation students.
Art and French students went on the first cross-curricular trip to Paris, exploring art, culture and language.
DLD College London launch LGBT+ Support Programme ahead of anti-bullying week.
The Faculty of Humanities is hosting our first public lecture this academic year: The First World War – Memories of the Somme.
A Level English Language and Literature students from DLD College London visited Highgate Cemetery notable both for some of the famous people buried there as well as for its status as a nature reserve.
Come along and join us at DLD College London’s annual drama production: Shakespeare’s classic Twelfth Night.
DLD College London A Level student Jacob is planning to climb Mont Blanc in France. Follow his progress and see how he does in this series of blog posts.
An eclectic mix of singers, musicians and dancers delighted the audience at the annual college talent show this week.
On Thursday, 20th October an outstanding collection of performing arts was showcased during our annual talent show ‘DLD Star Search’.
All these exhibitions have a connection to your own Art Coursework, whether it connects to your direct observation work, skills developments or artists’ connections. If you go to any of these exhibitions see if you can do some on-site drawings, write some descriptive comments, and acquire any hand-outs to bring in to your next art session. Have a good holiday break!
DLD College London delivered and displayed a selection of our best student artworks, at the annual London West Area Independent Schools Association Art Competition.
Jacob put his oratory skills to good use as he recited a poem for Baroness Perry of Southward at a recent retirement celebration.
Charitable students from DLD College London used their creativity to help support and motivate fundraisers in support of Guy’s Hospital, St Thomas’ Hospital and Evalina London Children’s Hospital.
On 22nd September some A-Level Chemistry students enjoyed a day trip to University College London (UCL) and participated in a Spectroscopy workshop.
This major Retrospective of North American Artist O’Keeffe is a rare chance to see a wonderful selection of the work of a major female artist of the 20th century.
Staff and students at DLD College London gathered to celebrate the retirement of the influential and magnificent Baroness Perry of Southwark.
After a hectic end of year, Jacob took a much needed break. See what he got up to during the summer.
DLD College london is consolidating its senior team with the appointment of highly experienced boarding school housemaster, Thomas Hadcroft.
On Friday, 9th September, Adam Walker came to DLD College London to talk to the students about his challenge “Oceans 7”, created as the ultimate endurance challenge – the ocean swimming version of the “Seven Summits”.
Leading independent college, DLD College London is consolidating its senior team with the appointment of highly experienced boarding school housemaster, Thomas Hadcroft.
Mandy comes to us hot foot from Royal Ballet at Covent Garden to teach dance at DLD.
The long wait finally came to an end as students picked up their GCSE results on Thursday morning last week.
Elly Barnes from Educate & Celebrate visited DLD College London to help support staff and encourage LGBT+ discussion in the curriculum and the college.
GCSE students capped a summer of exam success in west London after an impressive set of results put hundreds of school leavers on the path to further education, apprenticeships and the world of work.
At DLD College 20 out of 22 subjects have achieved 100 percent pass rate and the top grades have improved this year by almost 10 percent.
DLD College London students celebrated their first full year in their new premises with an impressive set of A Level results. Congratulations to them all.
DLD College London rounds off its first year in the brand new state-of-the-art facility with exceptional results at A-Levels in 2016.
DLD College London have been directly entering students who take private music lessons for music examinations, run by The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM).