Parent and Teacher Coffee Morning

Parent and Teacher Coffee Morning

Please join us for our next Parent and Teacher Coffee meet-up, on Wednesday 16th Janaury from 10am to 11am. We are meeting at the House Mill Cafe, directly opposite the front entrance of our Clock Mill building (black door – ring the bell if the door is closed)....
Staff Spotlight: Mr Joseph

Staff Spotlight: Mr Joseph

Why do we have such great Rugby provision for boys and girls at ELSS? Perhaps because our rugby coach is also the coach for the Nigerian national team. Joe Mbu, or Mr Joseph, as he’s known to pupils, is a former London Broncos player, has plenty of high level...
Aeneid and Augustus: Year 11 and 12 Classics lectures

Aeneid and Augustus: Year 11 and 12 Classics lectures

The ascent to power of Roman Emperor Augustus and Virgil’s epic poem Aeneid were the subject of two Year 11 and 12 lectures given by eminent visiting speakers from Kings College earlier this week Professor William Fitzgerald began the event by talking about Virgil’s...
The Wharf newspaper talks to the Principal

The Wharf newspaper talks to the Principal

The latest issue of The Wharf newspaper features a four-page spread on East London Science School, including a full interview with Principal Mr Perks. Earlier this month, we were delighted to welcome Wharf Editor Jon Massey and a staff photographer to spend the...
The unexamined life is not worth living

The unexamined life is not worth living

Early December 2018, ELSS Vice Principal, Mr Taylor took a group of pupils to the University of Winchester as part of our Great Books programme. Pupils attended two specially-designed seminars on the trial of Socrates in Plato’s Apology. This was a text that the...
Student Teacher Spotlight

Student Teacher Spotlight

We are take very seriously our work with young teachers and  have helped kickstart the careers of many trainees (PGCE and NQT) equiping them with valuable experience. As our Principal Mr Perks explained in an interview with the Wharf newspaper “I’m proud of the fact...