Generous Students Make Foodbank Donation

Posted in Events, Homepage, News - November 8th, 2016

Generous Longhill students managed to collect 150kg of food recently to donate to the Whitehawk foodbank.  Cupboards were raided and boxes were filled, then delivered to the foodbank which provides emergency food for people in crisis in the East Brighton area. Grateful thanks to all our generous parents, carers and students!  Click on the link [more]

Dance Students Wow Wembley!

Posted in Events, Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - October 21st, 2016

Longhill dance students enjoyed an awesome experience at the end of the summer when they took part in a special dance performance at Wembley Stadium.  The dance was devised to entertain the crowd during half time at the Rugby League Challenge Cup Final.   The 15 dancers from Brighton had just one day to learn [more]

Deans Primary Schools Enjoy Rugby Festival

Posted in Events, Homepage, News - October 7th, 2016

Children from the Deans primary schools gathered at Longhill recently for an afternoon festival of rugby.  The children from Woodingdean, Rudyard, Saltdean, Our Lady of Lourdes and St Margaret’s were welcomed to Longhill on a sunny afternoon by our senior sports leaders and Longhill staff.   The festival, which was organised by Longhill PE department’s [more]

Come and Visit Longhill

Posted in Events, Homepage, News - September 30th, 2016

If you would like to see what Longhill has to offer your child, why not come along to one of our tours?  We would be delighted to show you around the school and answer any questions you may have – a warm welcome awaits you! To reserve your place, please call the school on 01273 304086. [more]

Saturday Science for Year 5 & 6 Children

Posted in Events, Homepage, News - September 30th, 2016

We have now finished running our popular Saturday Science clubs for Year 5 and 6 primary children.  The final workshop was last Saturday, 15th October.  We hope that your children enjoyed a Sonic Adventure with lazers, sound waves and a vortex canon, or investigating gases with some explosive demonstrations!  Perhaps they looked at bacteria under a [more]

Traffic Accident

Posted in Events, Homepage, News - September 20th, 2016

Unfortunately a pupil was struck by a car on the school site. Thankfully the student was not badly hurt. However I think this incident reminds us all of the dangers of motor vehicles and school children. Please can I remind everyone to take extra care when driving near or on the school site, keep your [more]

Longhill Praised for PSHE Provision

Posted in Events, Homepage, News - September 16th, 2016

Longhill was praised in a BBC report this week for being one of the few school’s nationally who have a designated member of staff to teach PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education). This subject is not a mandatory part of the curriculum and, in 2013, Ofsted found that class-time given over to PSHE had [more]

Longhill Go That Extra Mile for Charity!

Posted in Events, Homepage, News - July 22nd, 2016

Generous Longhill students have come up with lots of inventive ways to raise money for their chosen charities this year, showing that every contribution, however small, soon mounts up into a fantastic total.   In the Autumn term, students raised money for the Poppy Appeal by competing to see who could raise the most; at [more]