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.


Sad News from Longhill High School

We are deeply saddened to inform our community that one of our students passed away on Friday 14th April 2017. Year 10 student, Jordan Jamieson, had a serious accident on Tuesday, 28th March, in which he fell and suffered critical injuries.  He was airlifted to hospital in London where medical professionals have done their very [more]

Mammoth Easter Egg Haul for Rockinghorse Appeal

Generous Longhill students paid a surprise visit to the Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital in Brighton recently to deliver a massive haul of chocolate Easter eggs to the Rockinghorse Appeal.  Staff were delighted to receive the huge consignment of 278 eggs, which they planned to give out to the children and their siblings who were in [more]

Spring Newsletter

It’s time for our Spring newsletter, so please take a look to see what’s been happening at Longhill over the past seven weeks.  It was a busy term and we hope that everyone enjoyed a well-earned rest. We had our annual ski trip taking place, as well as our Spanish trip to Salou over the [more]

Change to School Uniform - from the Headteacher

I am writing to inform you of a change to Longhill High School’s uniform that will be introduced from September (2017).  This letter is to give you advance warning of this change so that you can plan ahead. I haven’t been in a position to write to you prior to now, due to tendering agreements [more]

Shakespeare’s Globe Impresses English Students

A group of Year 10 English students braved the chilly spring winds on a day trip to London recently.  The students, who are currently studying Macbeth, ventured along the South Bank to visit Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and managed a side-trip to the Tate Modern on the way. Student Libby Day told us, “Miss Hennig, Miss [more]

Brighton History Students Visit Belgian Battlefields

Some of our Year 9 and Year 10 history students when on a historic trip to the Battlefields of Belgium last week.  Here is an account of the trip, written by history teacher Ms Kenward. “On Friday 10th March, on a very early and dark morning, myself, Mr Humphries, Mr Farquar and Mr Wilson set [more]

Longhill Raises £500 for Wooden Spoon Sussex

Once again, the Longhill community has shown its generosity by raising £500 for Wooden Spoon Sussex, part of the Wooden Spoon rugby charity.  The funds raised have contributed to the Wooden Spoon Sussex project to provide equipment and Astro turf for a new play area at Hillside School in Portslade.   Hillside School is a [more]

Longhill Runners in Cross Country Championships

A group of Longhill students took part in the Sussex Schools Year 7 and 8 Cross Country Championships at Christ’s Hospital School in Horsham last week.  The weather conditions were perfect for running in the beautiful grounds around the school.  On the start line for each race were 180 eager faces waiting for the gun.  [more]