School Life

School Closure Procedure

In the event that the School needs to close (e.g. due to snow), we will notify you as soon as possible. This will be done via:

1. A message via the Herts County System – you would need to register to receive these messages. Please do so by clicking on the link/copying it into your …

The School Day

Breakfasts are available from 8am-8.40am in the sixth form dining room as part of our extended school facilities.

Our school day starts at 8.45 am. Students have fifteen minutes Tutor Time/Assembly Time every morning.  Assemblies take place twice a week for each year group – one is a Year Assembly and the other is a …

News & Dates


School Uniform

Our main suppliers are:-

John Lewis Partnership, Schoolwear Department, Oxford Street, London W1, Tel: 020 7629 7711 and available online at:      Smith’s Schoolwear, 25 Station Parade, Cockfosters Road, Barnet, EN4 0DW. Telephone number 020 3818 3622. You can also order online at Smarty Schoolwear, 63 High Street, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, …



Ms D Meldrum MA(Hons), MA(PG), PGCert, PGDip – Librarian Mrs K Dorling – Assistant Librarian Mrs A Goodman B Med Sci PG Dip Lib – Assistant Librarian

Opening Times:

Monday-Thursday: 9.15am – 5.00pm Friday: 9.15am – 4.30pm

The well-stocked Library is the centre for independent learning and reading throughout the school. The Library aims to …

ICT Support

Computer Network

We have a large complex computer network on which we run Windows 10 plus a variety of software, with Microsoft Office Applications being the most widely used across departments. We also have a considerable number of wireless laptop computers available for pupils to use during lessons. All students are allocated their own computer …



Privacy Notices & GDPR


Parents FAQs

We have designed this page as a quick reference to help answer some of your questions. It is reviewed annually. If you have any additional questions and answers that you would like to see listed here, or have any other questions about our school, please contact our School Office on [email protected] Many thanks.

Questions about …

School Travel

There are several bus routes which operate a service via Dame Alice Owen’s school for the students. They arrive in time for the start of school and will pick up after school at 3.40pm.

Please note that the links below refer to sites outside of our control and we are not responsible for any information …

School Trip Travel Insurance

We purchase our group travel insurance for the majority of our school trips from Endsleigh Insurance Services. The cost of this insurance cover will be included in the price of each trip. Please read the attached documents for the full set of terms and conditions of the policy, including a list of exclusions. You may …