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Enrichment fortnight 2019

A selection of photographs from this year’s Enrichment Fortnight activities.

Sixth Form student spotlight

Sixteen year-old Jenny Spahl, from Berlin, has spent the past year studying at ELSS Sixth Form, and is about to return home to continue her education. Here she reflects on her experiences and on what she learned from her ‘year abroad’ with ELSS. We are sorry to see...

Teacher Spotlight: Mr Anderson

Sam Anderson joined ELSS as Head of Classics in 2017 and in that time he has overseen the expansion the department. Here, he explains a little about himself and the role of Classics at ELSS. “We now have both 6th form Latin and GCSE Ancient Greek, which is very rare...

ELSS Leadership Programme – visiting international scholar on American education

The school's Leadership Programme was fortunate to be visited by Dr. Matthew Post of the University of Dallas this week. Matthew leads work evaluating and training American high-school teachers in the values, expectations and achievements of the growing classical...

Year 9 China cultural exchange

In April a group of Year 9 Pupils took part in another of our Chinese cultural exchange visits. This time we were in Beijing, where pupils visited local schools, met local school students and stayed with host families. While in Beijing they visited the city's main...