October 19, 2017
Thursday 19th October
We had a very happy time at film club tonight. Fifty six pupils enjoyed the Smurfs film. Popcorn was on sale prepared by ex pupil Louis who is doing some work experience with us. I ..
October 13, 2017
Friday 13 October
It was good to welcome back former pupil Shomari today. Shomari left Highshore this summer. Shomari had exciting news to share with us. In addition to his course at Bromley college ..
October 9, 2017
Friday 6th October
It was so good to see Councillor Kieron Williams today. Kieron came into school to present certificates in assembly – our pupils had entered some brilliant art work into the ..
October 3, 2017
Tuesday 3 October
This afternoon I joined the sixth form who watched a performance by Face Front theatre company called “It’s My Move”. The performance focuses on issues to do wit ..
September 27, 2017
Tuesday 26 September
This morning pirates arrived in my office looking for a place to bury treasure! It took a while to recognise them as members of 7E! At present the treasure is still safe – le ..
September 27, 2017
Friday 22 September
The school council met for the first time this morning. It was great to see the enthusiasm of new reps. We talked about lunches, the playground and after school clubs. Minutes are ..
September 20, 2017
Wednesday 20th September
Wednesday 20 September This evening I went to the Camberwell community forum meeting. Nick, Our business and Community Links officer went with me as did two members of the parent g ..
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 ..