A Christmas Carol

Year 10 and 11 students, were treated to a performance of 'A Christmas Carol' written by Charles Dickens. We have been reading the novella about the classic yuletide character Scrooge on his journey to redemption as part of our GCSE course. Through our reading, we gained insight into the narrator’s…

Back to the 80s for the Shakespeare Schools Festival

On Thursday 3rd of November Eltham Hill School presented their colourful version of ‘A Midsummer Nights Dream – sort of’ at Greenwich Theatre. The cast made up of students from years 7 – 9, had lots of fun adapting this well-known piece putting the fairies front and centre in this Shakespeare…

Year 7 Debut with a Win

On Wednesday 7th December the Year 7 Football Team played in their very first game for Eltham Hill against Crown Woods School in the Blackheath Cup. The girls played fantastically well demonstrating excellent skill and teamwork. The game was very close with lots of goal scoring opportunities but with 1…

The Sewing Group

On Monday 5th December the students who are taking part in the SHINE project, took a trip up to London to see a production of 'The Sewing Group', a play by the female playwright E V Crowe at the Royal Court Theatre. The students went out for a meal together…

Tips for Olympic Success

Eltham Hill was lucky to be visited by Kate Haywood. Kate competed, as a swimmer, for Great Britain in the Olympics, FINA world championships, and European Championships, and represented England at the Commonwealth Games. She told us about how she started, her experiences, who inspired her, and how she overcame an…

The Poppy Project

It was a privilege to be selected to be a part of the Poppy project. We worked together to sell poppies to students and staff during break and lunch time and as a result, we saw lots of poppies, badges and bracelets across the school and raised lots of money.…

Handball Wins For EHS

Eltham Hill continues its sporting success this week. Our U/13 and U/15 teams travelled to St Paul's school to play in the borough round of this year's Handball competition. The girls played brilliantly demonstrating excellent teamwork, determination and resilience to win their matches. The final scores were U/13 Team 5-1…

Acting to End Abuse

The whole of Year 8 took part in a two-day workshop with the charity Tender. Tender works with young people, adults and the wider community to teach them about healthy and unhealthy relationships. During the first day of the workshop we played a series of games. We acted out a…

Second Round Football Win

I am delighted for the U/14 team who dominated the game against Trinity school Winning 8-0 in the second round of the Blackheath Cup. The team showed organisation and skill and there were some fantastic goals. The goal of the afternoon came from Shannon (9T) who ran from the half…

Royal Opera House – Barber of Seville

The Royal Opera Trip was a unique and memorable experience. Having never heard or seen an opera before, I thoroughly enjoyed seeing something new, different and exciting. The opera we saw, ‘The Barber of Seville,’ was sung in Italian, though they provided subtitles on a screen so that we could…
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