Our Vision

We are Longhill, a learning community: students, staff, and families; together and individually.

Longhill’s commitment to you:
As part of the Longhill community you should feel

  • Respected and valued as an individual
  • Able to challenge yourself and others in a safe and supportive fashion
  • Safe and cared for
  • Enabled to learn new things
  • Your achievements and successes are recognised and celebrated
  • That others have high expectations of you and will support you to be the best you can


Fantastic Student Leadership Day at Brighton University

Longhill students were lucky enough to visit the University of Brighton at their Eastbourne campus recently to take part in their Student Leadership Day. Fifteen Year 10 students were selected for the trip, which aimed to help students build and enhance their leadership skills.  The day involved many different activities, including street surfing, team building, [more]

School Based Vaccination Programme - Years 9 & 10

As part of the school-based Vaccination Programme there will be a School Leavers’ Booster Clinic, for students in Year 9 and Year 10, which will be held in school on Wednesday 8th March. Information & consent forms should have been brought home by your child, but if not, please complete the attached consent form, which has [more]

February Newsletter

It’s time for our half-termly newsletter, so please take a look to see what’s been happening at Longhill over the past six weeks. We hope that you enjoy the half term break and look forward to welcoming everyone back on 21st February.  Please note that Monday 20th is an INSET day, so the school is [more]

Students Enjoy Out of this World Experience!

The University of Sussex held its annual ‘Stargazing’ event recently and a group of Longhill students were lucky enough to spend the day there enjoying an outing to the stars, amongst other exciting activities.  The event, hosted by the Department of Physics and Astronomy, showed students that a physicist’s job is to understand nature from [more]

Business Masterclass - A day at the Amex

Albion in the Community and American Express recently offered some of our business studies students a fantastic opportunity to spend a day at the Amex Stadium taking part in a Business Masterclass.  Year 9 student, Laith Abbas, has written the following impressive account which we hope you will enjoy reading. Laith also took all the [more]

Year 10 Parents' Evening 23rd February

Parents and carers of Year 10 students are invited to the spring Parents’ Evening on Thursday 23rd February, between 5 and 8pm. We would encourage all parents and carers to take this opportunity to discuss with class teachers any concerns you may have about your child’s progress. The booking system is now open, so please book [more]

Scintillating Science Workshops at Longhill - 25th February

Sussex University, in conjunction with Longhill Science Department, will be at Longhill on Saturday 25th February running a series of fantastic Science Workshops! Longhill Science department has been offering a Saturday Science Club for Year 5 & 6 primary children in the Autumn term for several years.  The sessions have been very popular so we [more]

Longhill Science Fair - 25th February

Join us for the Longhill Science Fair on 25th February and encourage your children to enter our great poster competition! Science fairs are very popular in the United States, but not so common in this country. We think they are a great opportunity for children to investigate something they are interested in.  The Longhill Science [more]