Our Vision

We are Longhill, a learning community: students, staff, and families; together and individually.

Longhill’s commitment to you:
As part of the Longhill community you should feel

  • Respected and valued as an individual
  • Able to challenge yourself and others in a safe and supportive fashion
  • Safe and cared for
  • Enabled to learn new things
  • Your achievements and successes are recognised and celebrated
  • That others have high expectations of you and will support you to be the best you can



Early School Closure on Thursday 29th September

The school will be holding an Open Evening for prospective students and their parents/carers on Thursday 29th September from 6.00-8.00pm. To enable staff to prepare for this important evening, the school will close early on that day.   At the end of Period 4 students will return to their mentors for registration at 12.50 pm and [more]

Traffic Accident

Unfortunately a pupil was struck by a car on the school site. Thankfully the student was not badly hurt. However I think this incident reminds us all of the dangers of motor vehicles and school children. Please can I remind everyone to take extra care when driving near or on the school site, keep your [more]


Longhill Praised for PSHE Provision

Longhill was praised in a BBC report this week for being one of the few school’s nationally who have a designated member of staff to teach PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education). This subject is not a mandatory part of the curriculum and, in 2013, Ofsted found that class-time given over to PSHE had [more]


Saturday Science for Year 5 & 6 Children

We are running our popular Saturday Science clubs again for Year 5 and 6 primary children.  These are on Saturday 1st, 8th and 15th October.  Your child could enjoy a Sonic Adventure with lazers, sound waves and a vortex canon.  Or investigate gases with some explosive demonstrations!  Look at bacteria under a microscopic and even [more]


Open Evening 29th September

Make a note in your diary, as it’s that time of year again. If you’d like to take a look at Longhill, then we’d love to welcome you to our 2016 Open Evening on 29th September. There will be talks and tours, demonstrations and experiments, learning and fun!  Come and join the Longhill community and [more]

Warm Weather Statement

The weather is currently not forecast to be “extreme” this week, however it will be warm.  I would just like to take this opportunity to remind students and parents to adhere to our school uniform policy, which is the same as the majority of Brighton and Hove secondary schools. Please ensure that students are prepared [more]


Fantastic Exam Results!

Longhill High School is delighted to announce their most successful results this year with 56% of students achieving 5 A*to C grades including English and Maths.   This result shows a 6% increase on last year’s results, with many subjects seeing an increase in progress.  In particular, English and Maths have seen exceptional improvement, with [more]

July 2016 Newsletter

Please click on the headline to view the bumper edition of the latest Longhill Newsletter. Newsletter July 2016