Pupils get creative with Adobe

Pupils get creative with Adobe

We were delighted to welcome California software pioneers Adobe to ELSS last week. Adobe is the company behind Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and much of the creative software that drives publishing, illustration and the internet. Adobe consultants Scott Hemmens and...
Star gazing for Science Week

Star gazing for Science Week

Well you can’t see too many stars at 2pm on a cloudy day. In fact Year 9 Astronomy students were out testing the school’s latest piece of kit – a 130mm  Newtonian reflector telescope – which arrived just in time for British Science Week. Head...
Photographic ‘Transformations’

Photographic ‘Transformations’

Pupils from Years 9 and 10 have been creating some striking art in Photography class with the help of Art teacher Mr Gardner, who is also a practicing artist. Year 9 were set a project called ‘Transform’ – inspired by the art of John Stezaker –...
ELSS gets onboard with Eurostar

ELSS gets onboard with Eurostar

ELSS pupils and staff were taken on an exclusive tour of Eurostar’s Engineering Centre Temple Mills this week, as part of what we hope will become an ongoing partnership with the company. Senior Engineers spent much of the day with pupils, talking to them about...
Year 8 rowing at Royal Docks

Year 8 rowing at Royal Docks

Year 8 pupils from Barnard took to the water at  Royal Docks this week for the school’s weekly rowing session courtesy of London Youth Rowing and Royal Docks Adventure. Our sport timetable for the term and full weekly fixtures can be found on our sport page....