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23/11/17

Retweeted From Year 6 BHS

Thanksgiving celebrations with delicious pumpkin pie. Thank you Heidi! 🦃 https://t.co/NvGubPi3qU

23/11/17

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Thank you to for another great talk to our parents this morning https://t.co/wd9K6xA4eI

22/11/17

Retweeted From BlackheathHigh Sport

Congratulations Meridian! Winners of the Y9 Interhouse Hockey Competition today https://t.co/5evkKKdJNA

22/11/17

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All of Y9 taking part in Interhouse Hockey 🏑Getting excited for the Y9 GDST Hockey weekend https://t.co/1ZKMN0DPRU

22/11/17

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The angels are coming to ! Lovely drawings from juniors cut into MDF and nearly ready to fly! https://t.co/4v6wlSUzCX

22/11/17

Retweeted From Sarah Skevington

Great break time meeting with Lisa one of charity prefects. Florence school dog impressed! https://t.co/3VHpRPxuiI

22/11/17

Retweeted From Blackheath Science

Our Chemical (but sadly chocolate-free) Christmas Tree Advent Calendar is up! Come read all about the chemistry of… https://t.co/8l57vYtAay

22/11/17

Retweeted From Sarah Skevington

Busy Reception class - so much going on! https://t.co/HfxyrtuaDR

21/11/17

Retweeted From Patricia Dunn

Such a pleasure to listen to our Poetry by Heart finalists this morning A wonderful way to start the… https://t.co/aee8dBmhbn

20/11/17

Amazing - well done everybody! https://t.co/ZGXW7Rq4p2

20/11/17

Retweeted From BlackheathHigh Sport

Making Christmas cards to sell for the Cambodia trip and charity. Lovely lunchtime, happy and helpful girls 🤶🏼🎄☃️ https://t.co/7pFlWE3JCn

20/11/17

Retweeted From Carol Chandler-Thomp

Great talk from at the GSA conference, confirming our belief that the more female role models in STE… https://t.co/IN60BaDk7b

20/11/17

Retweeted From Mary Harris

Getting excited about the Christmas Fair! https://t.co/Sbdur07AnE

20/11/17

Retweeted From Sarah Skevington

Rain won’t stop the fun Juniors! https://t.co/ZiIQUVGOUE

20/11/17

Retweeted From Catherine Stewart

11yo practicing wherever she can. She is loving learning to play drums and percussion . Unicorn sl… https://t.co/1GYgRO2kLd

20/11/17

Retweeted From Carol Chandler-Thomp

Yes BHS Girls - get into politics! Go Buffy and Maria! https://t.co/QTsTyMuQGr

18/11/17

Retweeted From BHS Nursery

Blackheath High Nursery girls enjoyed their Pudsey Party - raising lots of money for Children in Need.… https://t.co/L37GNSEV6J

18/11/17

Retweeted From BHS Nursery

Our Pudsey biscuits raised over £150. Thank you to Accent Catering for your generous donation in aid of Children i… https://t.co/PQjgzmbEGC

18/11/17

Retweeted From Year 7 @ Blackheath

Just voted for in the heart of - girls from doing https://t.co/YivKZwBqtt

18/11/17

Retweeted From Carol Chandler-Thomp

entertaining and thought provoking at ‘ Girls to the Front’ conference - thank you!

18/11/17

Retweeted From Carol Chandler-Thomp

Ms Retallack & Matilda telling a packed audience abt how to build a vibrant https://t.co/dUTvGQQMAl

18/11/17

Retweeted From Carol Chandler-Thomp

Great inspiring start to ‘girls to the front’ conference school- and Matilda up next… https://t.co/uP5JC1EpqM

18/11/17

Good luck to our & Feminist Society at today's conference focusing on… https://t.co/wNBQs2rDbI

17/11/17

Retweeted From M-C Bonnar

Great fun on the new climbing wall! https://t.co/PFNtP9MliC

17/11/17

Yes, we are already planning something we think they’ll really enjoy. Have a great weekend.

17/11/17

Retweeted From Year 6 BHS

The ‘guess how many pages in the book’ has a very long queue-hoping to raise lots https://t.co/ZvHP7OL3gG

17/11/17

Retweeted From BHS Nursery

The nursery girls are baking biscuits for our Children in Need party https://t.co/CrZ2tzTTnE

17/11/17

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Amazing feedback from Blackheath school on their recent RESOLVEit ‘Big night out’ workshop For mor… https://t.co/AMPmILw36N

17/11/17

Retweeted From GirlsDaySchoolTrust

Our office is supporting with a delicious bake sale - it's the yeast we can do for !… https://t.co/R0fxOmJz7c

17/11/17

Retweeted From M-C Bonnar

Winners of the Greenwich Maths Contest! https://t.co/UdaBAErSOM

17/11/17

Retweeted From Sarah Skevington

Well done Year 5! And big hooray for Anna R for top individual score.👏👏👏👏 https://t.co/0oWnSjl488

17/11/17

Retweeted From M-C Bonnar

Raising money for Children in Need https://t.co/EWiz1EDQrF

17/11/17

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Super assembly this morning on what it means to be a hero.. https://t.co/3EWSHr7TTk

17/11/17

Retweeted From Carol Chandler-Thomp

‘We can be heroes’ - great message in 4H’s assembly this morning at Juniors https://t.co/WFXQdfss22

17/11/17

Still time to join the Blackheath High Society on 18 Nov for the 'Girls to the Front' conf… https://t.co/2h2P1rcCHJ

16/11/17

Retweeted From BHS Sixth Form

Year 9 discovering the joys of catalase. Enzymes are amazing https://t.co/YOchvQitzH

16/11/17

Do you have a passion for sport and a commitment to developing young talent? Join us as a Graduate Sports Assistant… https://t.co/jZMa1PXd6C

16/11/17

Retweeted From Sarah Skevington

Having a wonderful time! Thank you https://t.co/YShHdLNId5

16/11/17

Retweeted From BHS Junior English

Finding oxymorons with Mrs Chandler from https://t.co/IVyXJqLJxK

16/11/17

Retweeted From Farm Africa

Have a great ! Many thanks for supporting 👏👏👏👏

The Curriculum

A Blackheath High School education inspires and equips girls to strive for personal excellence in all her endeavours: intellectual; physical; creative; cultural; social and moral. We prepare and empower girls for the future by providing an atmosphere in which academic curiosity is cultivated, confidence is built and a balanced, open-minded outlook is nurtured.

As an all-through 3-18 school, we have the luxury of being able to design a curriculum entirely tailored to these aims in every key stage.

Early Years

In Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), we know that girls flourish when they can explore, investigate and engage with the world around them. Imaginative games, role-playing and making things incite creative thinking and collaborative behaviour during this first all-important phase. Learning takes place at every moment. Forest school, assembly performances or meeting the school’s Giant African Snail, Bob; every moment matters!

Click here to learn more about the Early Years curriculum.

Juniors

In Juniors, girls experience the highest standards of teaching from staff who are passionate about junior years education. Girls are taught by subject specialists from Year 3 onwards.

An imaginative and challenging bespoke academic curriculum is complemented by a co-curriculum that challenges, stretches and ultimately prepares girls for the world of Senior School and beyond. Junior subjects include French, Latin and Critical Thinking. Although core subjects are based upon the National Curriculum, we value our ability to provide the distinctive opportunities and exciting projects which enrich classroom teaching; the theme of our curriculum is the ‘Joy of the Challenge.’ Teaching is differentiated and focuses on engaging individuals across a range of learning styles, with superb resources and time devoted to grow the potential of every girl.

Click here to learn more about the Junior School curriculum.

Seniors

Moving into the Senior School, the curriculum offers breadth, with an element of choice, to inspire the girls and deepen their understanding of specialist subjects. The core subjects are taught, together with the creative, physical, technological, linguistic and philosophical subjects. The Wollstonecraft Enrichment Programme and choice of French or Mandarin, Spanish or German, makes for an exciting and rigorous curriculum. For GCSE, girls have the opportunity to study Astronomy and Ancient Greek as enrichment options alongside their GCSE core and option subjects. Most girls take nine or ten GCSEs. Our extensive co-curricular opportunities support and augment the opportunities available to the girls in their academic lessons, extending their learning through performance, debate, discussion and creative activities.

Click here to learn more about the Senior School curriculum.

Sixth Form

Our Sixth Form curriculum offers students a choice of over 25 subjects to study at A-level. Students may study three, four, or even five subjects to A-level. The majority of girls study three subjects and also undertake an EPQ (Extended Project Qualification) in a subject of their choosing. As preparation for the next steps, all students also have the opportunity to follow a Theory of Knowledge course, run academic societies and attend extension classes for university admission tests.

We know that when they leave us, for university and beyond, our students are confident, composed and ready to thrive in whatever paths they choose to follow.

Click here to learn more about the Sixth Form curriculum.