Enlighten Brighten up Spitalfields Market

Young Enterprise students have been working extremely hard since the beginning of the year to set up and run a fully working business. The Young Enterprise company ‘Enlighten’ have designed and created laser-cut lanterns based around a range of themes and designs which would appeal to a wide range of…

H&M Designer of the Year works with Post-16 students

  Year 12 and 13 students were offered the rare experience of getting to work with Central Saint Martins MA Womenswear graduate Richard Quinn. The up-and-coming designer has just won the prestigious H&M Designer of the Year 2017 award and now has the opportunity to set up and run a global…

Tall Ships

Congratulations to Beverley, Harry, Beatrice, Kieran, Marina, Jing Jing, Lauryn, Genesis (Year 12) and Hannah (Year 13) for being selected to participate in the Royal Borough of Greenwich’s Tall Ship Programme. On 15th April 2017 approximately 30 sailing ships will sail from Greenwich on a transatlantic race to Quebec in…

Winter Concert 2016

As the first term of the 2016/17 School year draws to a close, parents, staff and students were treated to an exceptional Winter Concert. Filled with musical talent, excellent acting and the occasional dab the Winter Concert was an enjoyable way to bring in the Christmas season. The concert started…

Visit to Google HQ

A group of Year 12s were fortunate enough to have a trip to Google’s London headquarters. "The day allowed us to have an insight into the company and the particular ways in which this global enterprise functions. During the day we took part in CV writing and interview techniques, where…

Oxbridge Interview Preparation

Visiting the Jewish Free School's Oxbridge Interview Preparation Day was an incredibly gruelling experience. It highlighted to me that the most important part of an interview is showing your potential for interest in your prospective field, not knowledge of it. If you happen to acquire accompanying knowledge, of course, that…

Discover Risk

Discover risk is a game designed by the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) to promote a greater understanding of the Insurance industry and outline routes into a career in insurance. Students were divided into 3 groups and they competed in their groups to consider some potential insurance risks and learn how…

‘Edith Piaf and Pains au Chocolat’

The MFL Department took fourteen Sixth Formers studying French to a French Patisserie in Ladywell Village, situated in South-East London. Students were welcomed by friendly staff, who encouraged them to practise their linguistic skills as much as possible while ordering their food. The students enjoyed a variety of croissants, pains…

The Women’s Library collection

The Year 13 historians visited LSE Library and met with Eleanor Paine. Eleanor is a custodian of the Women’s Library collection at the LSE. This collection has been housed at the LSE since 2013. For our coursework we are carrying out a historical investigation into the impact suffragist militant tactics…

School Council Conference

School Council representatives met together for the first time this year at the School Council Conference. Dressed in business wear, the entire School Council from Year 7 to Sixth Form, were ready to take on and develop new ideas to improve Eltham Hill School. The day began with a welcome…