July 27, 2017
Thursday 27th July
Highshore is still open! Today is the last day of our holiday programme. We have been supported over the four days by our volunteers from the Royal Bank of Scotland who have been a ..
July 21, 2017
Friday 21 July
We had a very happy assembly today where we said goodbye to Graham 12m teacher and Myriam 11M teacher who are both leaving us. We welcomed Dean from Just Hospitality who gave 11 pu ..
July 14, 2017
Friday 14 July
Our leavers enjoyed a final school assembly today. They were busy getting their albums and shirts signed. We held a special leavers lunch and they were cheered into school a the en ..
July 12, 2017
Wednesday 12 July
Our leavers assembly was well attended and was as always an emotional occasion. Our leavers spoke so well and the musical performances were lively and had everyone joining in. It w ..
July 7, 2017
Friday 7 July
Our leavers prom was an excellent evening. Thanks go to our tireless parents group who worked so hard to make sure that the evening was a success. The decorations were lovely and t ..
July 5, 2017
Wednesday 5th July
Our carnival sports day was an amazing occasion! Pupils really enjoyed the music and dancing at the start of the day! Despite the heat everyone was keen to get involved. It was so ..
June 30, 2017
Friday 30 June
Today we held our business networking lunch. Around thirty work experience providers, Governors, parents and colleagues from Southwark attended. The food had been cooked and prepar ..
June 28, 2017
Wednesday 28th June
This evening I attended the excellence in Southwark awards. It was a good opportunity to meet colleagues and to celebrate all the great work going on in the Local Authority. Highsh ..
June 21, 2017
Wednesday 21st June
It was a pleasure to meet so many year 6 pupils who will be joining us in September. Some we feel we know well already as they have made a number of visits. There was a good atmosp ..
June 9, 2017
Friday 9th June
In assembly today we remembered all those who died in the attack on London Bridge. We held a minute’s silence followed by Jeff reading a poem. Slides from our assembly on Lon ..
May 31, 2017
Wednesday 31st May
It was a pleasure to see the young people on our holiday programme again today. Twelve young people together with volunteers from the Royal Bank of Scotland and City University en ..
May 26, 2017
Friday 26th May
Today in assembly we remembered everyone who died or was injured in the Manchester bombing on Monday. Our pupils showed great empathy and held a perfect minute’s silence which was ..
May 18, 2017
Thursday 18 May
We had a fantastic afternoon with the Old Vic and Orchard Hill College. Former pupils: Alfie, Louis, Luke and Peter led a workshop for three classes: 11L, 12M & 14C. Our pupils ..
May 15, 2017
Monday 15th May
Today we held our Scholastic book fair. Thank you to our brilliant parent group volunteers who staffed the stall all day. Thanks also to all parents who came along and to everyone ..
May 12, 2017
Friday 12 May
The school council met this morning. Reps were well prepared and lots of things were discussed. Pupils like the new netting over the football pitch. Many classes made suggestions f ..
May 10, 2017
Wednesday 10 May
Today Jack came to show me his cross stich. Jack explained why he liked the work and how he had chosen the design. He also talked about his Art work and how much he is enjoying his ..
March 28, 2017
Tuesday 28th March
Today we welcomed ten pupils from Redriff school who spent the morning with us. The pupils visited as part of Autism awareness week. They knew a lot about autism and asked some goo ..
March 7, 2017
Tuesday 7th March
This morning we had four visitors from Alfred Salter school who will be joining us in September. They spent the morning at Highshore talking part in numeracy, drama with 7E, playt ..
March 2, 2017
World Book Day : 2/3/17
This is always one of my favourite days of the year and today was no exception. The school loos wonderful. Staff have worked so hard decorating their doors and every pupil has writ ..
February 21, 2017
Tuesday 21st February
This afternoon we welcomed London Children’s Ballet. They performed “Little Lord Fauntleroy” and the pupils really enjoyed watching. After the performance the pup ..