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,...
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...
Year 9 Classics Trip to the Kallos Gallery

Year 9 Classics Trip to the Kallos Gallery

“On Wednesday 18th April the Year 9 Classics class went to the Kallos Gallery, a private gallery in near Oxford Street that collects Greek and Roman artefacts from the ancient world. Most of the pieces were for sale. After the security guard had let us in, we...
Year 8 in Latin reading competition

Year 8 in Latin reading competition

Congratulations to Year 8 pupils and Head of Classics, Mr Anderson, for bringing home a clutch of medals from the prestigious ‘Greek and Latin Reading Competition’ at Queens College, London. It’s the school’s first entry into the contest, so...