“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…

Innovation Academy Workshop

In the Summer holidays, Charlton Athletic Community Trust and Youth M.A.D.E (Making A Difference Everywhere) held an ‘Innovation Academy’ workshop for a week which gives young people with a business idea the chance to start it up and become a young entrepreneur. Some of the topics we focused on were:…

Excellent Post 16 Results for 2017

Eltham Hill are delighted to celebrate another year of fantastic Post 16 results. Across all pathways, 30% of our students have achieved A*-A grades and 53% achieved A*-B grades. We are very proud of our outstanding BTEC results, our significant rise in A Level A*-A grades and that so many…

Making Memes

Year 7 English students and Year 12 Media students have been working on the creation of Memes in collaboration with the artist Jeremy Gluck. Jeremy is an artist based at University of Wales Trinity Saint David, working in film, installations and digital art.  He is founder of nonceptualism and author of the Nonceptual…

FGM Awareness Campaign

The Year 12 Health and Social Care group were fortunate enough to work with Forward, a charity whose aim has been to raise awareness about female genital mutilation (FGM) throughout London. Mrs Jill Smith and Ms Zionts organised for the Year 12 students to work with the Royal Borough of…