History and Awards

    History

     

    TERRY JONES PAINTING

    'Clapham Junction' is an artwork by Terry Jones which is now part of the LBTS Art Gallery on the 2nd floor. The painting, from 1979, was a prize winner at the Spirit of London exhibition. Terry's art is known for its experimental nature and use of colour as well as the great artistic skill it showed. All attributes and skills LBTS tries to teach its students in Art.
    Click here to read more about Terry Jone.

    The painting was donated by Terry's wife, Margaret, a long time governor of the school and part of the team that supported it become outstanding in 2013

     

    Awards

    ARTSMARK GOLD

    Awarded since 2002

    Artsmark Gold is a highly prestigious award given to schools which offer an exceptional range of opportunities in art, dance, drama and music. The assessor stated 'the range of opportunities to work with leading arts organisations is exceptional.'

     

    BBC NEWS SCHOOLS REPORT

    Awarded since 2005

    LBTS was invited in 2005 to take part in the very first BBC News Schools Report. This is now a national programme of events culminating in a BBC Schools Report. Our latest report is here.

     

    BUSINESS IN THE COMMUNITY SIEFF AWARD

    Awarded 2006

    The Business in the Community Sieff Award is awarded each year for outstanding collaboration with business. LBTS was given the award for the ‘hard work and commitment of LBTS to working with local, national and global businesses to support learning’.

     

    CAREERSMARK

    Awarded since 2005

    This national award recognises the work the school does to support students consider their future career. The report stated 'there is a clear commitment through an innovative approach to careers education and guidance, to motivate pupils to achieve their career goals.'

     

    LONDON SOUTH BANK UNIVERSITY (LSBU)

    Awarded 2007

    LBTS was very honoured to be granted honorary fellowship of LSBU in recognition of ‘the remarkable turnaround in the last few years.’

     

    NATIONAL SUPPORT SCHOOL/NATIONAL LEADER OF EDUCATION (NSS/NLE)

    Awarded since 2009

    NSS/NLE status is granted by the National College for Leadership of Schools to those schools that are considered good enough to support schools in challenging circumstances. LBTS is proud to be the only NSS/NLE in Lambeth and one of only 143 secondary schools in England to be granted this status.

     

    NATIONAL TEACHING SCHOOL

    Awarded 2014

     

    Lilian Baylis Technology School is proud to be the only secondary Teaching School in Lambeth. This national scheme funds LBTS to work with local schools to collectively improve the quality of teaching and leadership. 

     

    SCHOOL OSCAR

    Awarded 2005 and 2008

    The Government awarded a school 'Oscar' to the most improved secondary school in each Council for 5 years from 2005 to 2009. LBTS is proud to have won this award twice.

     

    WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGISTS (WCIT) PARTNER SCHOOL

    Awarded since 2003

    WCIT is one of the City of London livery companies and is made up of 800 senior ICT professionals. WCIT supports LBTS through in kind funding, a number of WCIT sponsor governors and a number of innovative careers events.

     
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