14Jul 2017

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 end of lunchtime in our final line up. I was glad to be able to spend some time with the leavers in the afternoon […]

12Jul 2017

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 was good to be able to spend time with parents and leavers afterwards. Thanks go to everyone who helped to make it such an inspiring […]

07Jul 2017

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 the leavers all looked so smart. Huge thanks to Just Hospitlity for their donation of food for the buffet. It was enjoyed by […]

05Jul 2017

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 close between all the teams. The Greenhouse sports coaches were so helpful- thanks go to Greenhouse for supporting us today! It was […]

30Jun 2017

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 prepared by our pupils who also served and greeted our visitors. It was an opportunity for WEX providers to see the school in action and to find out more about […]

28Jun 2017

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. Highshore had been nominated for an award in the innovation category for our work experience programme and I’m delighted to say that we won the […]

21Jun 2017

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 atmosphere and very positive comments about our school lunches. Everyone enjoyed the lessons they took part in.  All […]

09Jun 2017

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 London Attacks June 2017 from Highshore School on Vimeo. Following this our school council meeting welcomed Cilla one of our Governors. The council wrote […]

31May 2017

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 enjoyed their two days of storytelling. Thanks go to our volunteers who make these days possible. Together with other colleagues onsite, I enjoyed supporting the […]

26May 2017

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 very moving. Highshore will always be a school where everyone is respected regardless of their race, faith or disability. We value everyone and celebrate our […]