The River Thames outside DLD College London


Young Film Academy workshop videos

19th June 20

This June, the Year 12 Film and Media Students participated in an Online One Day Film School run by The Young Film Academy. By the end of the day they had to shoot and edit to music, a ten shot video. The films are an eclectic mix; some of the students experimented with the ‘camera…

DLD feature news in Independent School Parent Magazine

18th June 20

We are proud to be featured several times in the latest edition of Independent School Parent Magazine Summer 2020, published today, including a full page feature on our Community Outreach award submission in the 2020 Independent Schools of the Year Awards. The pieces can be read via this link: On page 11 the news…

Vice Principal Certificates

18th June 20

The following students have all received Vice Principal Commendations from Marie-Do Reza, Vice Principal (Academic). Steve H (19 commendations) Year 12, is studying Maths, Further Maths, Economics and Physics and was at DLD last year for GCSEs. His commendations have been for excellent test results, effort and a helpful attitude. Sofiia K (17 commendations) Year…

Opposites – week 3: winning painting

18th June 20

The winning painting from week three of the GCSE Art ‘Opposites’ extension project, was created by Daniel P. In this painting Daniel has been exploring how chaos and loneliness can exist side by side. He was inspired by the Abstract Expressionist artist Jackson Pollock.

Webinar: Living & Studying in the UK

16th June 20

Simon Pearson, Head of Humanities at DLD College London, recently hosted a webinar talking about what it’s like to study and live in the UK as an international student.  The webinar gave insights into UK culture and classroom life, and how they may differ from home countries. For anyone planning to study in the UK…

Lower School Celebration

16th June 20

On Friday 28th April the Lower School Students were due to have their Lower School Celebration event on the 18th Floor at DLD College London with its panoramic views over central London and beyond. Undeterred by the current COVID-19 crisis vetoing this option, members of the Lower School PT Rep group (Gemma, Carmen and Jo)…

From the Principal #83

12th June 20

First, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you all – parents, guardians and teachers for your support during these unprecedented times. What a strange feeling to be in exam mode but not have any traditional exams running at this stage in college. And yet, every year group has been assessed and teachers…

Opposites – Art Challenge

11th June 20

The Art Department at DLD College London recently offered an extension assignment to the GCSE students who have just completed their course. “Opposites – Art Challenge” provides students with the opportunity to continue to develop their art skills. This is especially useful to those who are interested in studying Art next year. Students are required…

Principal Certificate Awarded

10th June 20

Jun Yi G in Year 13, has achieved 29 commendations this academic year giving him the highest total of any Year 13 student and making him eligible for the Principal’s Certificate. His commendations have been given for achieving 100% in several tests and also for being helpful to his teachers and his classmates. Jun Yi…

#BlackLivesMatter action by DLD College London students

10th June 20

As the protests began in London and other countries around the world, many members of our community got stuck in. They started sharing the correct articles, educating themselves and, when it was safe to do so, going out into the streets to take part in peaceful protests. Our peers discussed with the Student Council the…