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


Year 7 ATL Report

- October 20th, 2014

Dear Parent/Carer I have great pleasure in publishing your child’s first Attitude to Learning report, which is now available to view via the ‘Assessments’ section of the Information Portal. We are fully aware that the first term is vitally important in providing your child with a safe and enjoyable learning environment. We are therefore determined [more]

A Guide to University - Parent, Carer & Advisor Seminars - 14th October 2014

- October 13th, 2014

The University of Brighton are holding a series of parent and carer seminars on all three of their campuses on 14th October from 6pm to 8pm.  All parents and carers are invited.   Tuesday 14th October 6pm – 8pm Brighton – Falmer Campus, Checkland Building Eastbourne – Hillbrow Campus, Hillbrow 129 Hastings – Priory Square Building   The programme [more]

Longhill School CCF Update

- October 7th, 2014

The Government have recently put forward a proposal to charge schools with a CCF (Combined Cadet Force) £150.00 per cadet.  They are also planning to remove our annual grant and charge the CCF for the use of equipment. Over 90% of schools around the UK have already stated that this would result in the closure [more]

Year 11- After School Support

- October 3rd, 2014

Dear Parents/Carers I would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to Longhill’s new Year 11 after school support timetable. The purpose of this document is to explain when and where the after school ‘catch-up’ session will be located and which teacher will be running them. This will help your son/daughter to organise themselves in advance [more]

New Vaccination Programme for Year 10 Students

- October 3rd, 2014

Sussex Community NHS have informed us of the introduction of an additional vaccine programme for all schools: -School Leaver booster (SLB) -Meningitis C This vaccine will be delivered to Year 10 students at Longhill on Tuesday 25 November 2014 . More information together with consent forms will be sent home with students in the next [more]

Science Department- Bushtucker Trial Activity- 02.10.14

- October 1st, 2014

The Longhill Science Department are really excited about tomorrow’s Bushtucker Trial activity, organised especially for the Year 10 students. They will all have the opportunity to see, discuss and even try some unusual foods from across the world. They will be encouraged to learn about what constitutes a balanced diet, and be asked to reflect [more]

Open Evening- Wednesday 8th October-6.00pm - 8.00pm

- October 1st, 2014

Open Evening Wednesday 8th October. 6.00pm – 8.00pm We are expecting large numbers for our Open Evening. At 50% 5A*-CEM we are the highest attaining school in the East of Brighton. Please click on the following letter for details of the evening.    Letter to parents 2014 If you can’t make it, or wish to see [more]

Early School Closure- Open Evening – Wednesday 8th October 2014 at 6.00 pm onwards

- September 25th, 2014

Dear Parent/Carer The school will be holding an Open Evening for prospective students and their parents/carers from 6.00pm onwards on Wednesday 8th October 2014.  To enable staff to prepare for the evening, the school will close early on Wednesday 8th October 2014.  At the end of Period 4 students will return to their mentors for [more]

Year 10 & 11 Information Evenings 9 & 11 September 2014

- September 16th, 2014

If you were unable to attend Year 10 or 11 Information Evenings last week, please click on the following links for information given to parents on the evening. Year 10 Information Evening Sept 2014 Year 11 Information Evening Sept 2014

Open Evening – Wednesday 8 October 2014 – 6.00 pm onwards

- September 15th, 2014

I would like to invite you to our Open Evening on Wednesday 8 October 2014. All areas of the school will be open and a wide variety of activities and displays will be available. You will also have the opportunity to speak to staff and students. There will be two presentations 6.00-6.30pm and 7.15-7.45pm, between [more]