Aspiration – Determination – Success

We are proud to be a community school which prepares our young people for life. We support our students to grow into ambitious, responsible, resilient and compassionate individuals, equipped with the skills to achieve their dreams. 


Art Exhibition, Thursday 21st June, 7.00-9.00pm

As always, our Year 11 students have produced some fantastic artwork for their GCSE course this year. We are inviting you to come and see just how talented they are for yourselves, by coming to our exhibition on Thursday 21st June, from 7.00-9.00pm in the School Hall.   Please take a look at the poster and [more]

High Flyers Enjoy Visit to i360

Thirty of Longhill’s high achieving students were lucky enough this week to be given a ‘flight’ on the iconic British Airways i360 on Brighton seafront. The students, from years 7 to 10, are part of the school’s ‘Ignite’ programme, which offers opportunities to high achieving students. Organiser Mel King explained, “We are working this year [more]

There’s More to Sport at the University of Brighton

On the 7th of June, Longhill PE Department took 14 GCSE PE students to the University of Brighton, Eastbourne campus.  The purpose of the visit was to give students a real insight into life at university and the different courses on offer for those interested in  a career in sport. On arrival we went to [more]

Talented Designers Offer Storage Solutions

Year 11 Product Design students have been hard at work on their GCSE coursework and have come up with some imaginative and useful products.  The class researched and developed their products to meet one of two briefs: Portable Mobile Phone Speakers or Items of Storage.  As you will see, we have some talented students here at Longhill High [more]

From Nothing to Something Rather Lovely

With a little imagination, a bunch of willing helpers and some recycling know-how, it’s possible to make something out of nothing, as our Focus Centre students and staff have shown us recently.  Here is their story: Once upon a time there was a grotty yard at the side of the Focus Centre which resembled the [more]

Quiz Night’s a Winner for Saltdean Lido!

A fabulous evening was enjoyed by all at the Longhill Quiz Night recently.  The quiz was organized by Finance Manager, Kim Hazell, to raise money for our much-loved local landmark, the Saltdean Lido. Over 120 staff, friends and members of the local community came along for an evening of brain-testing fun, with a fiendishly difficult [more]

Students Receive Top Marks on ‘HoveWatch’ Course

East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service give regular safety lessons to stdents at Longhill High School and, as part of a new initiative, they recently invited two of our students to attend HoveWatch, being held at Hove Fire Station.  The course consisted of 5 day-long sessions over the period of a month, the aim of [more]

Summer Half Term Newsletter

It’s been a busy six weeks here at Longhill High School and, as always, we seem to have packed a lot into this relatively short half term. Exams for our Year 11s, sports for everybody, activities with our local primaries, fabulous language trips and a fantastic quiz night to raise money for the Saltdean Lido.  [more]