Schools Minister praises ELSS

Schools Minister praises ELSS

Minister of State for School Standards the Rt Hon Nick Gibb MP wrote to our Principal Mr Perks at the start of April, praising our “school’s achievement in entering 85 per cent of your pupils into the EBacc and 98 percent of your pupils for a language GCSE in 2018.”...
Staff Spotlight: Ms Ahoune – Head of French

Staff Spotlight: Ms Ahoune – Head of French

Julia Ahoune joined our Language Department, as the Head of French, in January 2019. “I was born in Ivory Coast but was raised in France” she explains, “I attended a  boarding Catholic school and a business school in Lyon before moving to England to...
Choosing Knowledge 2019: Just Teach

Choosing Knowledge 2019: Just Teach

Choosing Knowledge 2019: Just Teach; the fourth annual education conference organised by East London Science School took place on Friday 29 March at The Building Centre in Fitzrovia WC1E. The conference is an opportunity for ELSS staff and interested members of the...
Homer’s Iliad in 12 different languages

Homer’s Iliad in 12 different languages

On a chilly spring March morning last week, ELSS Head of Classics Mr Anderson, and a group of enthusiastic Lower School pupils took to the open-air stage on Three Mills Green to read extracts from Homer’s Iliad – in 12  launguages including English, German,...
Futsal Champions of Newham

Futsal Champions of Newham

Congratulations to our Year 9 Boys Futsal team were crowned Newham Borough Futsal Champions. ELSS PE teacher Mr Stewart said “The boys were fantastic throughout the tournament and only conceded one goal in five games. They held their nerve in the final, after a 0-0...
Choosing Knowledge 2019: Just Teach

Choosing Knowledge 2019: Just Teach

Friday 29 March 10am-4.30pm | Venue: Building Centre, 26 Store St, Fitzrovia, London WC1E 7BT The fourth annual Choosing Knowledge conference is being held at the Building Centre in central London, and will look at the role of the teacher, throughout history to...