Proud to be a community school, Longhill prepares young people for life.  We support our students to grow into resilient, responsible, compassionate and ambitious individuals, equipped with the skills to achieve their dreams whilst with us, post-16 and well into their adulthood.


Christmas Stuffing is No Turkey!

Audiences were delighted by this year’s Christmas panto offering from Longhill High School, which ran over two evenings, as well as a special matinee performance for local primary school children. The original pantomime, entitled ‘Christmas Stuffing’, was once again penned by Longhill’s very own multi-talented Deputy Head, Bill Holland, who also played a major role [more]

A Magical Performance of 'A Christmas Carol' for Year 10 Students

Year 10 students enjoyed a spookily atmospheric treat this week when they visited St Mark’s Church in Kemptown for a special performance of A Christmas Carol.  Students Jacob Campbell and Will Darling have written this account for us: “On Wednesday this week, Ms Bradley and Mr Bliss took 90 year 10 students to a production [more]

Aspirations and Challenges Inspire Longhill High Students

More than 90 students from Longhill High’s year 9 spent a truly inspiring day at the Amex stadium last week.  The event, entitled ‘Be the Change’ was part of a ground-breaking, inspirational programme run by Love Local Jobs and supported by local business representatives who offered their guidance and expertise to the students. The ‘Be [more]

RAF 100 STEM Day is Huge Hit with Students!

There was a real buzz in the air this week, as I entered the assembly hall to find it packed with excited year 8 and 9 students.  Upon further investigation, I realised that the cause of the excitement was a whole day of STEM activities, running as part of the First Edition Programme and sponsored [more]

Indonesia Comes to Longhill High

There was a truly international flavour at Longhill High School last week, when a group of fourteen students from Indonesia joined in daily lessons.  The students, from years 7, 8 and 9, were living and studying in Brighton, as part of an educational programme organised by UK High School Immersion.  Each student in the Indonesian [more]


Sussex Uniforms Shop - December Refurbishment Schedule

Our uniform suppliers, Sussex Uniforms, will be closing their Hove shop between 11th and 26th December to carry out some renovation work.  The layout of the shop will be restructured during this period, with the aim being to make shopping easier for you in the future.  The shop will be open again from 27th December, [more]

Prefects Bond Over Mud and Strategy

Longhill High has a brand new Year 11 prefect team who just spent a weekend getting to know each other a whole lot better! The boys and girls in the team relished the opportunity to spend a weekend undertaking a series of tasks designed to boost confidence, leadership skills and communication. The students arrived at [more]

History Comes Alive at the Imperial War Museum

The history of two world wars came into sharp focus last month when Ms Kenward and her team took 40 enthusiastic Year 9 GCSE History students to the Imperial War Museum in London. The students undertook three different tours: one was a tour around the World War One Gallery, which included a visit to a [more]