Latest Hampstead & Highgate education news
The Highgate School summer fair is kicking into gear on Saturday and the organisers reckon it is going to be the best one yet.
Providing youngsters with the summer of a lifetime is the motivation for a St John’s Wood school which has been putting on camps for more than a quarter of a century.
Swiss Cottage School has become one of a handful of schools to be given an “outstanding” Ofsted rating for the sixth time in a row.
Two women who arrived in the UK as refugees have returned to the school where they became friends.
For one week in the summer term, 50 King Alfred School students camp outdoors with six teachers and form their own community.
The future is bright in Haringey after a stellar array of school role models were celebrated.
Despite widespread fears that art education is in decline, students at Highgate School have shown that there is plenty of appetite for the subject after a stellar exhibition.
A basketball superstar, champion of debating and teenage interpreter are just some of the characters being rewarded for achieving great things in Haringey this year.
Suspicions a much-loved public library could be moved have led to anxiety for its supporters.
In our latest question and answer feature for Ham&High Education, we interviewed The Cavendish School headteacher Jane Rogers.
A teenage girl has died after being found unresponsive at her school.
A child psychiatrist believes that having conversations with your children from a young age is vital in building their self-esteem.
Time is running out to bid on the Camden School for Girls anonymous art auction.
A new headteacher has taken up his position at the helm of Portland Place School.
A Camden school for deaf children has been rated “outstanding” by Ofsted once again, despite moving to a new site and losing a long-serving headteacher in the space of a year.
Placard-wielding families have ramped up the pressure on campaigning politicians with a series of protests across Haringey’s parks.
The introduction of plans to relocate a 110-year-old library to a nearby arts centre has been met with resistance by users.
An army of schoolchildren, staff and parents have raised £2,000 by taking part in a sponsored walk around Highgate Woods.
A trio of Portland Place School pupils were invited to the BBC to share their expertise on social media.
Visitors to a library which could move from its Highgate home after 110 years have called for a rethink.
Woodside High School is working with a Muswell Hill energy group to put up solar panels in a bid to save around £63,000 in electricity bills over the next 20 years.
A Camden ‘big assembly’ scheduled to take place this afternoon in response to funding education cuts has been cancelled in the wake of last night’s attack in Manchester.
Camden and Haringey parents are descending on parks this week for protest picnics and assemblies against school funding cuts.
Funding for education in Haringey came under the spotlight last night as politicians, teachers and parents came together for a ‘question time’ style debate in the run up to the General Election.
A Crouch End secondary school teacher has been honoured by Oxford University for the inspirational role he played for two of his former students.
An army of 115 staff and students from a Wood Green school have completed a 26-mile walk along the River Thames.
In the run up to the General Election a former leadership candidate for the Conservative party took to the stage at South Hampstead High School for a lively debate with students.
Hundreds of 11-year-old students across Camden, Barnet and Haringey sat their SATs exams last week - but how would you fare?
Politicians are set to be quizzed on funding cuts to schools across Haringey in a series of Question Time style evenings.
Highgate School is considering bringing in ‘gender neutral’ uniforms in response to students questioning their identity.
Students from different backgrounds have been brought together in a programme designed to empower teenage girls.
A campaign to raise awareness of the importance of music education for children is hitting all the right notes.
A photography exhibition is opening up in King’s Cross on Friday featuring work by homeless people living in hostels across north London.
The benefits are endless for a group of fleet-footed youngsters taking part in running sessions before school.
The headteacher of a Muswell Hill state school which has established itself as one of the best in the country has announced that she will be resigning at the end of the summer term.
A Muswell Hill school is pulling out all the stops to ensure it plays a pivotal role in supporting students who are struggling with their mental health.
Camden children took to the stage today with the cast of hit production STOMP as part of a campaign to encourage exercise across the borough.
A group of Camden teachers have challenged themselves to cycle the length of the separation wall that divides the Palestinian West Bank from Israel.
A headteacher has lauded her staff and students after the latest Ofsted inspection at Hornsey School for Girls.
A group of teachers from a Muswell Hill school paid a visit to Singapore over the Easter break in a bid to expand their outlook on the teaching of maths.
A theatre company is hoping that children who come along to their latest production will be inspired to put pen to paper.
We spoke to London Metropolitan University’s head of subject for health and childhood Kelly Cooper about her experience of National Offer Day...
Families in Camden, Haringey, Barnet and Westminster found out yesterday whether their children had bagged their top choice of primary school.
More Barnet children will be attending the primary school of their choice in September.
Parents across Camden and Haringey have found out today which primary schools their children will be going to in September.