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…

City Year UK

City Year UK is an organisation where volunteers support pupils from disadvantaged communities to enjoy and succeed at school. They came to speak to our Post 16 students interested in taking a gap year. Miss Burch, psychology teacher at Eltham Hill, was a volunteer after graduating and wrote about her…

Yerma and Imogen

The Drama department recently took students to see two critically acclaimed theatre performances. Yerma We were lucky enough to get tickets to this year's must see production 'Yerma' at the Young Vic starring Billie Piper. We rubbed shoulders with a star-studded audience to see this visceral production. There were very few…

Eltham Hill Offers New Opportunity for Students

Eltham Hill School is proud to officially announce the International Baccalaureate Career-Related Programme. The IBCP enhances our BTEC options allowing students to engage in a career-related education that still has a strong academic focus. The qualification is well regarded by both universities and employers. We are the only school in…

Celebration of Achievement 2016

The Celebration of Achievement, Eltham Hill’s annual award ceremony, highlighted students’ excellence and success for the last academic year. Our guest speaker was former student, Baroness Noakes. Baroness Noakes recounted her early days at Eltham Hill in the 1960s and how through hard-work, luck and sheer determination she managed to…

Baden Baden

The Languages Department took a group of Sixth Formers, studying French, to the French Institute. Part of the Ciné Lumière programme was the very special screening of “Baden Baden”, by French director Rachel Lang, featuring the amazing actress Salomé Richard. French cinema has a rich history going all the way…

Fusion Festival 2016

The Fusion Festival was a great chance to demonstrate all the creative endeavours at Eltham Hill. The festival was a celebration of all the excellent Music, Art, Drama, Media, Dance and Creative Writing at the school. The Flute and Clarinet ensemble welcomed attendees at the entrance of school with their…

Post 16 Results 2016

Eltham Hill School is celebrating another year of fantastic results. Half of the cohort achieved A*-B results and 97% A*-E across all the pathways. There was a marked improvement on last year’s A*-B results. 70% of our students progressed and improved on their prediction. Many of our students are going…

Summer Drama Trips

Henry V Some of our Year 7 students joined forces with our Year 11 Theatre students to brave the rain and watch Michelle Terry take on the title role of Henry V at Regents park Open Air Theatre. We managed to get halfway through the second half before the rain…

Health Fair

On 21 May, the Year 12 Health and Social Care students carried out a Health Fair for the Year 8 students at Eltham Hill. Working in pairs, the Year 12s spend much of the last term preparing their stalls for the fair, and covered topics such as handling stress, importance…