1 April 2022

Trips and food

One of the limitations in recent times that has been placed on our curriculum, has been around the number of trips and off site visits we have been able to...

18 March 2022

95 years and counting

Next Thursday marks the 95th anniversary of the opening of West Hill School. Our website has a 

11 March 2022

Still Aiming High

One of the real pleasures when taking time to visit lessons during the school day, is to witness the enthusiasm for learning across all subject areas. ...

4 March 2022

"If you are going to get anywhere in life you have to read a lot of books" - Roald Dahl

Thursday this week was World Book Day, and one activity engaged all staff and boys in a coordinated reading of Lamb to the...

18 February 2022

"Things are always better in the morning" - Harper Lee

Against a backdrop of the concerns around the impact of this storm, and for some just a desire for it to be over, this half term ends today. In some eyes it marks the final days of winter before we return again on the cusp of springtime. For many it will be the chance to...

11 February 2022

You can take the boy out of West Hill ....

In March we will be recognising the 95th anniversary of the school opening. There will be a few activities in school, that will help remind our boys appreciate...

4 February 2022

Uninterrupted service

One of the topics of public...

28 January 2022

Our boys being responsible

Last week I reflected on the importance of following rules and...

21 January 2022

Doing the right thing

I was prompted by something on the news the other day about the importance of following rules, and more importantly taking responsibility when you...

14 January 2022

Just read

There is no such thing as a child who hates to read; there are only children who have not found the right book. —Frank...

7 January 2022

Happy New Year

Returning to school for the new year has encapsulated what is so special about this place. The OFSTED report has been published this week, and reflects well the experiences we have each and every day.  We will not become complacent however, and will continue to strive...