Happiness, success and curiosity

Co-curricular provision at City of London School is exceptional and forms an essential part of the way in which we seek to develop and strengthen our aims and values. There is a strong emphasis on broad participation, but we are also uniquely well resourced to cater for the very best.

Sport, music, drama, the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme and CCF, community service and charity fund-raising form the basis of our co-curricular programme.

The School boasts an extraordinary array of Clubs and Societies, which cater for every interest. At lunchtimes, classrooms and lecture venues are packed with boys persuing their varied passions and listening to talks from internationally renowned experts.

Great effort is made to exploit our location and the ease with which museums, art galleries, theatres and academic institutions can be visited is truly unique. Boys are also offered the opportunity to travel the world on an impressive range of educational trips – this forms part of our commitment to developing culturally and socially aware young men.

Benefits

  • Happiness
    The enjoyment and fun which the boys derive from the diverse co-curricular programme contributes enormously to their well-being. It is no accident that City of London School is such a happy place.

  • Success in life
    We recognise that this is determined by more than simply outstanding academic results and therefore we provide a myriad of opportunities, outside the formal curriculum, to allow boys to develop the appropriate mind-set, qualities and skills to prosper in life.

  • Academic curiosity
    A wealth of opportunities exist to encourage boys, right from the off, to develop a deep and profound interest in their academic studies. An integral part of the co-curricular philosophy at City is to imbue in the boys a desire to learn more.
An exciting programme of co-curricular opportunities develop aspiration, confidence, independence of thinking, resilience, courtesy and generosity.

Combined Cadet Force

Army, Navy & RAF
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Community Service Programme

CLS is dedicated to contributing to the wider community
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Duke of Edinburgh

From trips to the New Forest to being self reliant in the Breacon Beacons
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The Levene Learning Centre

Our new Learning Centre
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Philosophy for Teaching and Learning

What makes CLS unique?
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Pupil Welfare

How we safeguard our boys' welfare
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Academic

Delivering more than just enviable results
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Music

An ambitious programme meets inspirational talent
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Art & Design

The creative heart of the School
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Drama

Outstanding performances delivered time and again
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Co-curricular

Enrichment for the pupils and for the School
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Partnership & Outreach

Working closely with others
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Charity

We raised over £58k for Farm Africa last year - this year it's Centrepoint
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School Video

Written, filmed and produced by the pupils
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