Creative Mentor Network Update

Exciting news for our Post 16 students; Sevil Osmanogullari, Fardous Haibe, Beatrice Demetriou, Sheliza Nanji! and Binita Galami. Following successful interviews with the Creative Mentor Network they have now secured mentors with leading advertising and design agencies. Places on the programme were extremely competitive so a huge well done to all the students! Also, well done to Elise Dunkley who…

New Jersey Nights – Oh what a night! 

Huge congratulations to Charlotte Griffin in Year 13 for winning the opportunity to attend the press night for 'New Jersey Nights' at The Orchard. Charlotte attended in her capacity as a Young Reporter and beat off many other contenders from students participating in the scheme throughout the London area. Charlotte's…

Smartphone Filming Workshop

"Creating a storyboard, filming, editing and working as a small focused team in a short time frame were just some of the skills we learnt yesterday at the Smartphone Film Making Workshop run by Eye Want Change and the Institute of Contemporary Arts. It was a really fun experience which…

Music Leaders Fundraising

The Music Department has recently set up a team of Music Leaders with students from year 7 to year 13. Music Leaders are students who have applied for the role and have been carefully chosen as outstanding musicians. Music Leaders are given the opportunity to express their ideas and thoughts…

A Visit To The Women’s Library

Our Year 13 History class had the opportunity to visit the London School of Economics and Social Sciences for a comprehensive workshop hosted by Dr Debbie Challis, one of LSE’s historian librarians. We attended this historical workshop as part of our upcoming controlled assessment concerning whether militancy was a key…

“My Happy Space” – Architecture Workshop

A mix of students from Post 16 and Year 10 took part in an interactive career session from award-winning architect Sahra Hersi and Carey Robinson from the Institute of Contemporary Arts. Sahri explained about her route into Architecture and her progress from a state comprehensive to London Metropolitan University, the…

Winter Concert 2017

To close the first term of the 2017/18 academic year staff and parents were treated to amazing performances from our students at the Winter concert. The Year 11 Steel Pan group kicked things off with 'El Cumbanchero', followed by performances from the Year 10 Steel Pan and the Choir. The…

Students Get Oxbridge Advice

Helen Brookes from Mansfield College, Oxford visited some of our year 11s and year 12s for an interactive discussion about how to apply for Oxford or Cambridge. She also dispelled a few “myths” about who can study at an Oxbridge University. Luqman, 12H commented: “The Oxford Presentation helped me to…

Creative Mentoring Network

A group of Post 16 students in Year 13 have been accepted onto the Creative Mentoring Network Scheme. This Network gives young people opportunities to meet with a professional mentor that specialises in a creative job such as media, music, photography, advertising, theatre and much more. CMN gives students the…

Young Reporters Scheme

The Young Reporters Scheme gives students a taste of the newsroom. It is difficult to secure work placements in the media and this scheme gives students a chance to start their ‘writing career’ under the guidance of professional journalists. The scheme is structured as near to real life as possible…