Budding computer scientists

Budding computer scientists

When Year 7 pupil Oneil Talent was set a programming task in his Computer Science class he decided to create a maths game. He explains his motivation, “I like maths, Maths is my favourite subject. I saw a game like this and played it and wanted to create my own....
Teacher spotlight: Ms Ubaka

Teacher spotlight: Ms Ubaka

ELSS are delighted to welcome Beatrice Ubaka to our Biology Department. Ms Ubaka comes to us with over  eight year of teaching experience. “Originally I came into Science wanting to find a cure for Sickle Cell anaemia…” she explains, ” having...
China exchange programme

China exchange programme

This week we were delighted to welcome pupils from across China to ELSS, as part of our China Exchange Programme. 12 pupils attended lessons all week and stayed with host families in London. ELSS pupils are heading off to Shanghai on the 21st March for the first of...
BBC Broadcast Centre visit

BBC Broadcast Centre visit

by Jonathan Dingsdale, Head of Astronomy What does the BBC have to do with Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths? As some of our Year 9 pupils found out on a visit to BBC Broadcast Centre this week, an awful lot! Pupils were treated to glimpses at future...
Worshipful Company of Goldsmith’s visit

Worshipful Company of Goldsmith’s visit

ELSS were delighted to welcome three special guests to the school in January. Tim Roberts, Robert Straker and Nick Harland from The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths – one of London’s oldest institutions, (dating back to the Fourteenth Century) dropped by...