News Articles

  • 5th Jul

    Day in the Life of a Surgeon

    Day in the Life of a Surgeon

    On 29th of June we were delighted to welcome Mr Yemi Idowu (MBBS,BSc, MRCS), a plastic surgeon, to Northolt High School for the third ‘Day in the Life of a Surgeon’ workshop. Twenty seven year 10 students had the opportunity to learn about life as a plastic surgeon working at St Mary’s Hospital, London. This year has been especially challenging as St Mary’s Hospital treated victims of the Westminster and London Bridge a...
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  • 19th Jun

    Educational Visit – the Ypres Salient

    Educational Visit – the Ypres Salient

    On Friday 19th May the History department led a two-day trip to France and Belgium, visiting interesting and thought-provoking sites. Year 9 and 10 students had the opportunity to experience the regions on the Western Front where the most fierce and violent fighting took place during World War I. After crossing the Channel to Calais early on Friday morning, our first stop was Vimy Ridge and Newfoundland Memorial Park. The sites commem...
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  • 12th Jun

    Votes for Tomorrow

    Votes for Tomorrow

    We had an exciting two weeks of campaigning at Northolt High School in the run up to last week's General Election. Students created their own political parties and spent two weeks devising manifestos and planning their campaigns. They campaigned hard, in assemblies and the playground at break and lunchtimes. All parties presented brilliantly with confidence, style and humour.   After a hard fought campaign, The Tomor...
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  • 31st May

    Hampton Court amazes Northolt High

    Hampton Court amazes Northolt High

    Thirty lucky Year 8 students had the chance to visit Hampton Court Palace on 26th May, taking advantage of a glorious day to explore the palace both inside and out. The trip to this historical royal palace was organised by our History Department. Students had the chance to immerse themselves in history with some active role play and learning activities designed to help them appreciate the history of the building and its royal occupants. I...
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  • 17th May

    Northolt goes to Wembley!

    Northolt goes to Wembley!

    On Saturday 13th May, Mr Baglan led a team of keen Northolt football fans to watch the Women's FA Cup Final between Manchester City and Birmingham City. Manchester City's 4-1 victory meant that they now hold every major domestic trophy so it was a truly exciting occasion. Salma Mahamud in Year 10 reports:   "Attending the women's FA cup final really opened my eyes. It opened my eyes to the reality of female footba...
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