Brighton History Students Visit Belgian Battlefields

Posted in Homepage, News - March 17th, 2017

Some of our Year 9 and Year 10 history students when on a historic trip to the Battlefields of Belgium last week.  Here is an account of the trip, written by history teacher Ms Kenward. “On Friday 10th March, on a very early and dark morning, myself, Mr Humphries, Mr Farquar and Mr Wilson set [more]

Longhill Raises £500 for Wooden Spoon Sussex

Posted in Homepage, News - March 17th, 2017

Once again, the Longhill community has shown its generosity by raising £500 for Wooden Spoon Sussex, part of the Wooden Spoon rugby charity.  The funds raised have contributed to the Wooden Spoon Sussex project to provide equipment and Astro turf for a new play area at Hillside School in Portslade.   Hillside School is a [more]

Longhill Runners in Cross Country Championships

Posted in Homepage, News - March 17th, 2017

A group of Longhill students took part in the Sussex Schools Year 7 and 8 Cross Country Championships at Christ’s Hospital School in Horsham last week.  The weather conditions were perfect for running in the beautiful grounds around the school.  On the start line for each race were 180 eager faces waiting for the gun.  [more]

Longhill Rugby Shirt in Debut at Twickenham

Posted in Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - March 1st, 2017

Back in the autumn term, four Longhill students, Lois Martin and Daisy Lawlor from year 7, Gene Ronaldson and Oscar Lake-Gouhari from year 8, were chosen to design a bespoke rugby shirt for the Longhill team.  The Rugby shirt design is part of a special RFU all schools initiative, sponsored by CBRE in conjunction with [more]

Science Workshops a Stunning Success!

Posted in Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - March 1st, 2017

Sussex University, in conjunction with Longhill Science Department, ran a series of fantastic Science Workshops last weekend at Longhill High School.   Children came from all over the county to enjoy the opportunity of practising some science in Longhill’s well-equipped science labs.  Many children in years 4, 5 and 6 came from our Deans Partnership [more]

If Your Child Has Been Offered a Place at Longhill….

Posted in Events, Homepage, News - March 1st, 2017

Congratulations on being offered a place at Longhill for your son or daughter; we look forward to welcoming them to the school.  If you wish to accept your place, please go to our ‘Prospective Parents’ section and click on ‘New Admissions’ or follow the link below which will take you to the admissions section Admissions [more]

Fantastic Student Leadership Day at Brighton University

Posted in Homepage, News - February 10th, 2017

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]

HPV Vaccination Programme – Years 8 & 9 Girls

Posted in Homepage, News - February 10th, 2017

We are about to start the 9th year of the successful HPV Vaccination Programme and would like to offer girls in Years 8 and 9 the opportunity to have this course of vaccinations in school. The HPV Vaccination clinic will be held at Longhill on  Monday 3rd April; this will be for the first dose for [more]

February Newsletter

Posted in Homepage, News - February 9th, 2017

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!

Posted in Events, Homepage, News - February 8th, 2017

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]