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Merry Christmas everyone! Enjoy your break.
Here is a short video of the performances in our wonderful Senior Citizens' Xmas Party!
Here's a short video of the wonderful Year 7 Awards event this morning. Enjoy!
A fantastic display of dance, gymnastics, drama and singing from our talented Year 7's at their Awards this morning. Well done!
Over 600 Ark Helenswood Academy staff and students decided to stand up for BBC Children in Need this year in this incredible video.
Congratulations to our Stars of the Week for going above and beyond. Well done!
In honour of those who made the sacrifice for our freedoms, a short piece from our assembly in remembrance for Armistice Day 2017.
Love computer games? Pop along to Mr. Daniel's Code Club after school on Wednesdays and make one.
Remembering those who have fallen for Armistice Day, we heard from Father Luke and a beautiful rendition of Fields of Gold by Diana Androsca.
The Anti-Bullying Ambassador Team at Folkestone Academy today receiving their training awards.
Our Year 10 Maesi was recently chosen for the England Karate team and just returned from her first competition in Belgium, she came 2nd. Well done!
Congratulations to our Stars of the Week this week; having breakfast with the Principal for going above and beyond.
D&T Club are busy in the workshop making their electric race car. Want to be part of the team? Apply to join Ark Helenswood, the best performing secondary school in Hastings
It's the 951st anniversary of the Battle of Hastings this weekend. Miss Biamonti's History Club have re-enacted the famous battle in this epic video. Enjoy!
It's World Teachers' Day and Natalie in Year 11 has volunteered two teachers to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust
Enjoy some pictures from our Year 6 Open Evening. "Incredible", "wonderful" and "amazing" were just some of the words used to describe us by parents and students alike.
Brunch with the Principal for our Stars of the Week. Well done for your exceptional work and contributions.
Year 13 A-Level dancers along with, Dance Teacher, Elaine Vanner and Performing Arts Administrator Donna Howell had the opportunity to watch the breath-taking premiere of Hofesh Schechter’s Grand Finale.
Year 10 student offered place at Crystal Palace
Here are some girls happy to share their incredible achievements. More on the way. Well done!
Have a wonderful break and we look forward to seeing you back on Thursday 7th September
Our Year 13 Prom photos are available on our Facebook page
Enjoy some highlights from our incredible Summer Arts Festival
Summer Arts Festival on Wednesday 12th July from 2:30pm to 6:30pm. Parents welcome!
Congratulations to our Sports Day 2017 winners. Future sporting champions!
Sports Day 2017 is underway!
It's the time of year to say goodbye to our leavers so here's some photos from the Year 11 prom.
It's STEM Day and Year 8's are preparing for Robot Wars!
Well done to our Stars of the Week!
Outstanding work from our two Stars of the Week. Well done.
Year 7's enjoying a wonderful trip to Nausicaa and Cité Europe in Boulogne.
Well done to 7KH who raised £63.41 through donations and a cake sale for Bluebell Ridge Cats’ Home. £30 was donated to sponsor a cat pod at the home.
Year 7's ready for their day at Thorpe Park. First stop - thrills workshop learning about gravitational pull, hydraulics and the costs of the rides.
Mega Maths Challenge Team Building – Who can make a bridge that the marshmallow can stand on with limited materials?
Grab your copy of the incredible 2017 Dance Show DVD for only £5. Available in reception, now!
Thank you to SANDS (Stillbirth and Neonatal Deaths) for talking with the girls. 7KH and others will be baking cakes to raise money for this incredibly helpful charity.
Here's some fabulous work by Year 11 GCSE Product Design students!
Some fantastic work from 7W2 presenting their medieval models and displaying how people lived.
Huge thanks to SourceBMX for giving our students the opportunity to have some fun on the bikes and boards.
KS3 enjoying an end of term performance by the Dance Team!
Here's a quick preview of our fabulous Dance Show. DVD will be available in the next few weeks. We'll keep you posted!
Always charitable, we're raising money for Comic Relief with big red noses!
Take a quick look behind the scenes of tonight's amazing Dance Show!
Wonderful costumes designed by English 7W1 for the fairies in A Midsummer Night's Dream.
Celebrating International Women's Day 2017
Hastings Pier Yarn event
Celebrating World Book Day 2017
Respectful, responsible and safe! We support Safer Internet Day 2017
Enjoy the highlights of our sensational performance, "The Groovy Magic Love Show"
Year's 7-9 getting e-safety advice with Rich Cottell and his unique blend of experience and entertainment!
The Groovy Magic Love Show
Year 7 Parents' Evening feedback
What it means to be at Ark Helenswood Academy