‘Edith Piaf and Pains au Chocolat’

The MFL Department took fourteen Sixth Formers studying French to a French Patisserie in Ladywell Village, situated in South-East London. Students were welcomed by friendly staff, who encouraged them to practise their linguistic skills as much as possible while ordering their food. The students enjoyed a variety of croissants, pains…

The Women’s Library collection

The Year 13 historians visited LSE Library and met with Eleanor Paine. Eleanor is a custodian of the Women’s Library collection at the LSE. This collection has been housed at the LSE since 2013. For our coursework we are carrying out a historical investigation into the impact suffragist militant tactics…

School Council Conference

School Council representatives met together for the first time this year at the School Council Conference. Dressed in business wear, the entire School Council from Year 7 to Sixth Form, were ready to take on and develop new ideas to improve Eltham Hill School. The day began with a welcome…

Students Build Synths

Future Tech London Event hosted by TATA consultancies Service (TCS) The TCS trip was a great day, full of inspirational people, I learnt a lot. For the first half of the day we were placed into groups with other schools from all over London to build a mini synthesiser by…

Year 10 Trip to ‘Black Plays Archive Event’

As part of Black History Month the Year 10 Drama GCSE girls went to 'Black Plays Archive Event' at the Unicorn Theatre. The ‘Black Plays Archive’ is an online catalogue of the first professional production of every African, Caribbean, and Black British play produced in the U.K. The ‘Black Plays…

Design Ventura

Design Ventura challenges students in Year 10 to design a new product for the Design Museum shop. The theme this year is 'Change' and our year 10 Product Design students are taking part in this competition. We worked with a designer from the Design museum on this exciting Project. The project…

City Year UK

City Year UK is an organisation where volunteers support pupils from disadvantaged communities to enjoy and succeed at school. They came to speak to our Post 16 students interested in taking a gap year. Miss Burch, psychology teacher at Eltham Hill, was a volunteer after graduating and wrote about her…

New Staff at EHS: Ms Sewell

Ms Sewell joined the busy Music Department in September 2016. She also leads the choir. Lets start with some background information. I’m originally from deepest darkest Essex, but I’ve lived in South East London ever since I came here at 18 to study Singing at Trinity College of Music in…

New Staff at EHS: Ms Ibrahim

Ms. Ibrahim joined our Humanities Department in September 2016. She teaches Integrated Humanities and Religious Studies to KS3; and Government & Politics to KS5. Lets start with some background information. I was born in Saudi Arabia, but grew up in the UK where I studied Law in my home city…

Yerma and Imogen

The Drama department recently took students to see two critically acclaimed theatre performances. Yerma We were lucky enough to get tickets to this year's must see production 'Yerma' at the Young Vic starring Billie Piper. We rubbed shoulders with a star-studded audience to see this visceral production. There were very few…
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