National Schools Sports Week

Last week staff and students celebrated the 10th Anniversary of National Schools Sports Week.  It was a fantastic week which started with a 1-mile fun run where staff and students dressed up as their favourite sports stars. Throughout the week there were plenty of activities including Penalty/Netball shootout competitions, Rounder's tournaments and a…

Staff vs. Students: Rounders

Year 9 sports captains organised a staff versus students rounders match as their project for this term.  After great organisation and promotion, the match was played on Wednesday 27th June.  It was a thoroughly entertaining afternoon with great sportsmanship and excellent skill level shown from both students and staff.  The staff battled hard…

Carnegie Shadowing Reading Group

Participating in the Carnegie Shadowing Group was really exciting because we got to read different genres that we personally wouldn’t read. We had an amazing opportunity to get to meet other students who love reading too. Our group’s favourite book was The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. It was…

SHINE Project and Royal Court Monologues

Eltham Hill – Shine is a series of monologues written by our students. Each monologue was developed through a 10-week project lead by Young Court where students worked with playwrights Somalia Seaton, Zella Compton, Matilda Ibini and Emma Dennis-Edwards to learn about writing for theatre. Fifteen of the students’ monologues have been made into short films to coincide with…

Greenwich Schools Netball Awards

Congratulations to all students who attended the first-ever Greenwich Schools Netball Awards evening hosted by St Paul’s Academy. Our Year 7 team were runners-up in the league. Nikki Falahatgar Etminani won the ‘Managers Player Award’. In Year 8 Emily North won the ‘Managers Player Award’. Our Year 9 team were runners-up in…

London Schools Athletics Championships

A big congratulations to Isabel Wallace and Gabrielle Clark for competing in the 800m at the London Schools Athletics Championships. Both students ran a fantastic race with Gabrielle finishing in 6th place and Isabel achieving 1st place and becoming the London Schools' Champion. Isabel has also beaten our school record…

Royal Academy A-level Summer Exhibition Online

One of my pieces from my final exam project, on ‘Freedom and Limitations’ of food consumption, has been shortlisted for the ‘Royal Academy A-level Summer Exhibition Online’.  On May 11th, I submitted three photographs to the Royal Academy for consideration. One of my photographs, titled ‘Unknown Source’, was successfully chosen…

Sleepover 2018

On Friday 8th June 2018, Year 7 girls were treated to an exciting evening of entertainment and creativity planned by the Head Girl’s Team, Year 10 Students and myself. The event was a fundraiser for the organisation ‘Womankind’, which aims to bring awareness to women's rights and to empower the lives…

SHINE Project Works With Actors

On the 4th and 6th of June, SHINE students had a fantastic opportunity to work with the Royal Court Theatre to write a monologue. They started by spending two hours writing a monologue based on a character they had created. These were then typed up and collated, sent to professional…

Celebrating #Vote100

On Monday the 21st of May 2018, the school council planned a #VOTE100 day for students to mark 100 years since Parliament passed a law that allowed the first women, and all men, to vote for the first time. The objective of the day was to educate our students on the…