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]

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]

The Sounds of Longhill

Posted in Events, Homepage, News, Spotlight on Success - March 23rd, 2016

The music department and its students have been incredibly busy this term, with a variety of musical events happening in Brighton and London. The first of these was Voice in a Million, which took place on a cold, miserable March day at Wembley Arena.  29 boys and girls from Longhill, aged from 11 to 15, [more]