Ophelia, Jekyll and Hyde

The Theatre Studies department were lucky to go on two trips recently. The first trip, with students from the German Department, was to the Royal Court to see ‘Ophelias Zimmer’. The production was in German but with English subtitles for those less familiar with the language. By Katie Mitchell, Alice…

Rounders Results

Last week was a busy one for Rounders. Congratulations to the Year 8 A team who beat Blackheath High School 14-10 in their Rounders fixture at home. Player of the match: Arena Queen. The Eltham Hill B team narrowly missed out on a win, losing 12 1/2 to 11 to…

IB Celebrations

On Friday 20th May, to celebrate the end of the International Baccalaureate course we had a celebratory afternoon tea on the roof of the main building. It was a fantastic opportunity to mark the end of two years of very hard work by the IB students. Anxhelona Begollari, Tamara Mitchell, Grace Shangobiyi, Dione…

Sports Leaders

18 Year 9 students took part in a workshop to achieve a Young Sports Leaders award. The Games Force Events Award aims to help learners develop leadership skills such as organisation, communication and teamwork, as well as helping to build confidence and self-esteem as they take on responsibility of leading their peers and…

A Strange Experiment

Mary Ainsworth, a leading psychologist, conducted a very strange experiment- well for a baby at least! Ms Scott, the humanities teacher, volunteered herself and her newborn, William, so that Year 12 psychology students could observe how a baby reacts to its environment. The students were looking out for factors like…

Trip to the Wellcome Collection

On March 17th, Health and Social Care Year 12 and 13 students spent the day at the Wellcome Collection in Euston. The main purpose of the trip was to expand the students' knowledge of Health Promotion and Health Education and to help them collect data for their Unit 20 coursework. The…

Rounders Update

Congratulations to the Year 10 Rounders team who came back from 8-4 1/2 down to draw against Blackheath High School 12 1/2 in their home fixture. Exceptional teamwork, determination and resilience from all. Player of the Match: Tish McGonigle Miss Clarkson

Global Investment Asset Management Firm Live Chat

We had the opportunity of Live Chatting to young employees of Schroders (a world wide investment firm, who manage over £324.9 billion for their clients). The aim was to understand and find out about the year long paid work experience they offer for school leavers and to get more information…

New Staff at EHS: Nick

Nick joined Eltham Hill about a month ago and is responsible for Digital Marketing and Design at the school. Lets start with some background information: Where you’re from? I was born and raised in Lewisham. I studied Film Studies at Queen Mary University, which was a lot of fun. I’ve always…

Second Place for Year 7 Football Team

The 2015/16 football season was a very successful one for Eltham Hill. The Year 8 and 9/10 teams reached the Semi-Finals of the Blackheath Cup. The Year 7s went one step further reaching the finals of the Blackheath Cup against a very strong Thomas Tallis Team. The dedication and hard…