17 December 2021

Together Stronger

10 December 2021

Generosity ... up to a point ... as some things change ... and others remain the same

The theme in recent assemblies led by Mr Wells, was the importance of generosity and how it is a vital component for a cohesive society.  The assembly considered  acts of kindness, and the importance of keeping an eye on the welfare of others. Boys reflected on how such...

3 December 2021

Plenty of grit to get school open

Monday saw the first weather induced disruption of this academic year. We have a snow plan that is communicated in advance, and we were able to open safely...

26 November 2021

We continue to do what we do for our boys

Our WOW Writing competition is proving very popular.  Boys are challenged to include three words of the week, into a story of no more than 100 words. ...

18 November 2021

West Hill on tour ...

We have a long weekend ahead of us due to the extra Bank Holiday this year.  The opportunity to take advantage of this with a more ambitious trip than normal weekends, has not been wasted.  This morning a group of our boys and staff have been able to embark on a delayed, and...

12 November 2021

A time for silence

This week in school Remembrance has had a prominent focus; assemblies have been held throughout the week, poppy displays are around school, as well as...

5 November 2021

Watching out for each other

At the end of this first week back, boys and staff have reengaged enthusiastically with the learning demands.   One example of learning new skills, is an initiative driven by...

22 October 2021

Truth will out

As the first half term of this academic year ends, the boys and staff have been directed to take the opportunity for a well earned break, then recharge their batteries for what may well be a challenging remainder of 2021.  Following guidance from the local health authorities, we...

15 October 2021

It's good to talk

This coming Thursday will be first formal Parent consultation of the academic year.  This one is for our Y7 families, and the intention is to provide them...

8 October 2021

Clubs aplenty

One of the features of school that receives so many plaudits is our extra curricula provision.  No boys are forced to sign up, our belief is that encouragement is a far more powerful motivator to ensure boys truly engage with enthusiasm..   Our take up is significant,...

24 September 2021

Moving On... virtually

Last night was our scheduled Moving On Open Evening.  It is the occasion that allows prospective families to vest West Hill and get a sense of what we are about to help inform them about choosing a secondary school.   As has been obvious for many weeks now, we had to...

17 September 2021

Boys loving the 3g

Our new 3g facility has been a real winner with the boys on their return this term. The artificial turf surface, which replaces the old tennis courts, will enable far more sporting activities to happen on a first class facility. It is part of the ongoing...