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…

The Caretaker at the Old Vic

Some of our year 12 and year 11 students went to see The Caretaker at the Old Vic Theatre. It was their first time watching a Harold Pinter play. The play is a tragicomedy between three men, a caretaker, his brother and a tramp. Starring Timothy Spall, Daniel Mays and George Mckay,…

​A Day in the Life of a Sports Science Student

On Tuesday 3rd May 2016, fourteen GCSE PE students from Years 9 and 10 spent the day at Canterbury Christ Church University getting to grips with what it would take to become a Sport Scientist. The students spent the first part of the morning looking around the extensive and impressive facilities, which included a strength and conditioning lab,…

UCAS fair provides a clear vision

On 18th April 2016, a UCAS fair was held at the Excel Centre, London for students at college and sixth form to visit in order to scope out their future. The fair itself was unbelievably big, consisting of a range of stalls with potential universities, business and apprenticeship opportunities and financial…