Latest Hampstead & Highgate education news
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.
Campaigners are calling on parents to help them come up with a plan of action in their fight against funding cuts to schools.
A teacher from top private girls’ school Channing has hit tabloid headlines after announcing she is entering the Miss Universe GB competition.
An innovative music centre which provides young children with a wealth of musical opportunities is expanding its school to include Hendon.
Children have been tumbling into the topsy-turvy world of Lewis Carroll as part of a action-packed project to teach youngsters how to perform.
An app creator at the age of 17, we spoke to UCS Hampstead student Jonny Boone about why he took it upon himself to help fellow pupils with revision for their GCSE exams.
Students at Portland Place School walked, ran and hopped on a charity ‘bunny run’ to raise more than a thousand pounds for homeless charity Shelter.
Students at St Anthony’s School for Girls had a cracking good time celebrating Easter at the end of the term.
Students at St Michael’s School put their Easter bonnets on display during an annual parade in Highgate.
Highgate Primary School’s bid to raise £65,000 to build an amphitheatre in the playground has been boosted by the involvement of a housing developer.
Changes to free nursery places in Camden have been revealed.
An Archway hospital trust is launching an art competition designed to seek out budding artists from across north London.
Parents across Barnet are being encouraged to sign a petition calling for fairer funding to schools across the borough.
Creativity was the order of the day at St Saviour’s Primary School as students let their imaginations run wild.
A new headteacher has been appointed at Haverstock School for the first time in 17 years.
Julia Findlater, deputy headteacher at Portland Place School, gives her top 10 tips for revision success.
St Anthony’s School for Girls held a special Mother’s Day breakfast to celebrate their loved ones and to raise money for their two chosen charities.
Camden Council has pledged to keep the subject of mental health at the forefront of the agenda in its bid to improve the wellbeing of young people living in the borough.
The future of a family centre which is battling a lack of funding is closer to being secured after 127 children took part in a fun run.
A former MOBO award winner took part in a five-hour drumming marathon at King Alfred School to raise money for Comic Relief on Red Nose Day.
Hampstead couple Haleh Babavand and her husband Ash Parsa spoke to the Ham and High about their experience of home schooling.
A team of Hampstead schoolgirls have beaten 8,000 rivals to reach the final of a competition to find the best code breakers of the future.
Students at St Anthony’s School for Girls embraced new technology by building robots and rockets as part of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) week.