Longhill Students Enjoy Oxbridge Conference

Posted in Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - June 16th, 2017

On Tuesday 13th June, Ms Bradley took a group of 25 Year 10 and 9 students to Roedean School for the Oxbridge Conference.  The talk was geared towards high achieving students and aimed to dispel some of the myths surrounding what studying at Oxford and Cambridge really means. Students listened to inspiring talks about student life [more]

Brighton Panthers Bring Cheer to Longhill

Posted in Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - May 26th, 2017

More than 250 students from Years 7, 8, 9 and 10 enjoyed PE lessons to remember last week when the Brighton Panthers cheerleading squad spent the day demonstrating and instructing in this exciting new sport.   The 14 sportswomen who visited from the Brighton Panthers are all first or second year students at Brighton University [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]

New Peer Mentors Appointed

Posted in Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - January 25th, 2017

Every year, a group of Year 8 students apply to become part of Longhill’s Peer Mentor Programme, which aims to help nominated primary school children with their transition into life at senior school.  This year has seen a bumper crop of students wanting to join the programme and a record 27 have been offered a [more]

Fun Run Benefits Brighton Charities

Posted in Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - January 6th, 2017

Year 8 students were extremely proud to welcome some very important visitors into Longhill just before Christmas for an extra special assembly.   Back at the end of the summer term, when the students were still in Year 7, they had taken part in a fun run around Ovingdean to raise money for three different [more]

CinderAbba Wows Audiences!

Posted in Events, Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - December 16th, 2016

A delighted and delightful audience of local Deans primary school children gave CinderAbba the thumbs up this week.  Around 150 children and staff joined us for their very own special matinee of the pantomime,  performed by Longhill students and staff. One primary Head said, “The children thoroughly enjoyed the show, and their teacher said it [more]

Longhill CCF Raise Record Amount for Poppy Appeal

Posted in Homepage, News, Social, Moral, Cultural and Spiritual, Spotlight on Success - November 28th, 2016

Cadets and officers of the Longhill contingent of the Combined Cadet Force have broken all previous records this year with the money they’ve raised for the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal.   Members of the contingent collected money from Asda shoppers on the two Saturdays prior to Remembrance Sunday, as well as collecting on the [more]

World Champion Kickboxer is Pride of Longhill

Posted in Events, Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - November 8th, 2016

Year 9 student Shaina Mack, 14, has shown the world how hard work and dedication can pay off.  Shaina, who is in Pankhurst House, brought home the world title in her age group in K1 Thai Kickboxing from the World Championships in Orlando, Florida last month. Shaina first discovered kickboxing when she was just 10 [more]