We enjoy mutually beneficial relationships with the independent schools in the local area.  We work with our neighbours in a variety of ways that support the personal development of pupils  in both of the schools involved.

These are some of the ways our pupils have benefitted from our links with independent in recent years.

South Hampstead High School – Senior & Junior Schools

  • Shared opportunities to meet visiting authors, including Jacqueline Wilson & Katherine Rundell
  • Shared wildlife garden project – pupils from both schools designed the planting scheme
  • Debating Club
  • Science Club
  • Use of cricket pitch for Sports Day
  • Support for pupils applying for the senior school
  • Musical and choral performances

University College School – UCS

  • Maths mentoring from older UCS pupils
  • Maths extension group led by UCS pupils
  • Use of science laboratories & theatre space
  • UCS Summer schools – Invitation only extension opportunities

American School in London – ASL

  • Afterschool clubs including robotics and gardening
  • Volunteers from ASL help to maintain and enhance our premises