Press for Progress on International Women’s Day

We held our annual International Women’s Day Conference last week. The theme, Press for Progress, encouraged young people to be active citizens. At the conference, our students were able to: Celebrate women who have pressed for progress in equality issues Learn more about the challenges girls and women may face Campaign to encourage…

International Women’s Day hosted by Plumstead Manor School

Thursday 8th March marked a very special day - International Women’s Day, and to celebrate this occasion a group of Year 10 Prefects, Senior Prefects, and the Head Girl team members attended a conference planned and led by Post-16 students at Plumstead Manor School. Our students eagerly listened to keynote…

Creative Mentoring Network Graduation Evening

The Creative Mentoring Network hosted a graduation ceremony for mentors and their mentees. Elise Dunkley gave a presentation about her experience in the mentoring programme and how it benefitted her. About the programme, Elise said, 'Taking on the CMN programme has really benefitted my insight of the creative industry as I want…

Knitting for a Cause

Keen knitters, Jiya, Nel, Bethany and Ivy from 7L, have taken their hobby and step further and are spending their lunches knitting hats, comfort squares and octopuses for premature babies. Mrs. Stevens will be contacting local hospitals to arrange dates collection of these items. These girls are an inspiration and demonstrate…

WW1 Battlefields Tour

Myself, three other Eltham Hill Students and Mr Luke joined a group of other schools, historians and experts on a trip to Belgium and France for four days. We went to see some amazing places like cemeteries, museums and also the actual battlefield where the Battle of the Somme was…

Mulberry Sixth Form Youth Conference

Year 12 students from Eltham Hill participated in The Mulberry Sixth Form Youth Conference. The conference brings sixth form students together from a range of backgrounds from across the UK to explore issues of common concerns, showing that young people have the power to make a difference in their communities…

think HER ambition

Year 10 and Year 11 students attended the first-ever ‘think HER ambition’ event at Google, developed by Lola Olaore at Accenture. Students participated in an interactive panel discussion, a digital skills workshop, life skills workshops and a mini jobs fair with top firms such as Accenture, Google, IBM, Barclays and many…

Student Leadership Training Day

On Tuesday 30th January School Council representatives from Eltham Hill School attended a leadership training day at Greenwich Free School hosted by The Greenwich Youth People’s Council (GYPC). Our students presented their current campaign ideas and discussed the structure of student leadership here at our school. They then had the…