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Jingle Bow Bells

Jingle Bow Bells

Head of Music Mr McPherson reports on a successful Christmas concert. Below, some of our pupils share their thoughts and experiences from the night.  An oft-used phrase, but in this case most apt; indeed a statement of fact. Moreover, we went even further with the...

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Careers and Personal Development events

Careers and Personal Development events

You might expect we would be winding down in the run up to Christmas, but our Careers team, led by Careers Lead Ashleigh Willer (pictured, bottom), have been busy running a series of careers sessions throughout the school, with invited speakers from sectors including...

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Meet the School Council

Meet the School Council

The School Council was set up earlier this year by Head of Upper School Ms Ubaka, “in order for pupils to have a voice and help make changes and improvements to the life of the school”. Councillors were elected by each form group and each member serves for a year....

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Statement from Kevin Hinde (Chair of Governors)

Dear Parents and Guardians, As you will be aware, Mr David Perks has been away from the school for some time and he has now made the decision to leave the school on a permanent basis. Mr Perks founded the East London Science School in 2012, opening its doors to its...

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Transition Day July 2021

Transition Day July 2021

Thanks to staff and parents for a really successful Year 6 Transition Day.  It was really good to meet you and your amazing children!  Pupils attended classes in: Computer Science, English Literature, Mathematics, Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Astronomy.  They...

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ELSS continues its strong run of A-Level results

ELSS continues its strong run of A-Level results

Interim Principal Mark Taylor is extremely proud of the brilliant results of East London Science School’s second cohort of Year 13 students.  “I am incredibly proud of the hard work that our Year 13 students have put into their studies. The results that they have...

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Ideas matter!

Ideas matter!

Sixth Form students make an impression at staff Away Day We have a tradition at ELSS of inviting students to speak to staff at the summer Staff Away Day. At this year’s staff event, Wasmaa Nordeen and Jane Kidza, gave presentations on the ‘The History of the Discovery...

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The ELSS Sixth Form Mathematics Scholarship Exam 2021

The ELSS Sixth Form Mathematics Scholarship Exam 2021

This week we launched our Sixth Form Mathematics Scholarship Exam.  We were so pleased to see so many students from ELSS and from schools across East London turning up to take the exam. ELSS Sixth Form is very keen to promote excellence in Mathematics as we believe a...

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