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Category: Principal’s Blog

From The Principal #202

9th February 24

Dear Parents and Guardians, The final week of this half term feels to have come around so quickly as the college has been buzzing with activity and opportunities for students….

From The Principal #201

1st February 24

Dear Parents and Guardians, As another busy week comes to an end, including a second week of BTEC examinations, the wintery January weather seems to be edging closer to Spring,…

From The Principal #200

31st December 23

Dear Parents and Guardians, Happy New Year! Bonne Année! سال نو مبارک Buon anno! С Новым Годом! Shana Tova! नव वर्ष की शुभकामनाएँ ¡ Feliz Año Nuevo! Šťastný nový rok!…

From The Principal #199

8th December 23

Dear Parents and Guardians, And so another Autumn term comes hurtling to an end, and with that, an ISI inspection to boot in the penultimate week of the longest term…

From The Principal #198

1st December 23

Dear Parents and Guardians, There is frost outside, decorations appearing in classrooms, and a fantastic festive tree in the atrium decorated by our boarders. This can only mean our winter…

From the Principal Newsletter #197

24th November 23

Dear Parents and Guardians, As I write my latest message, we are a mere two and a half weeks until the end of term! This weekend our boarders will be…

From The Principal #195

10th November 23

Dear Parents and Guardians, “When you go home, tell them of us and say: For your tomorrow, we gave our today.” Whilst much of my day is now spent on the…

From The Principal #194

3rd November 23

Dear Parents and Guardians, Even though it is blowing a gale outside, the school is back in its stride after the half-term holiday. And the weather was not going to…

From The Principal #193

13th October 23

Dear Parents and Guardians, Barry Schwartz once said ‘Choice is what enables us to tell the world who we are’. This term at DLD, the opportunity of choice has rung…

From The Principal #192

6th October 23

Dear Parents and Guardians, The start of October marks the beginning of Black History Month. At DLD, diversity is very much at the heart of the school, with over 60…