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  • Science Museum Trip

    Published 14/07/23

    Our Year 8 and 9 students went to the Science Museum where they were able to see the wonderous developments in science that have been made in the last two decades. From industrial machinery and a mechanical calculator, to the wide applications of science in the modern world. With so much information, the day went quickly and before we knew it, it was time to head back. The trip was a fantastic experience for all students.

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  • Home Cooking

    Published 07/07/23

    Year 9 learnt important home cooking skills on how to create a treat from basic ingredients. They confidently used common pantry ingredients to make a treat. This practical gave students an insight on what they can make at home rather than buying in and the financial benefits of using what they have at home. Students adjusted the recipes and added different flavours to make tasty treats. It was a great lesson and they all enjoyed their new found cooking skills.

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  • Hillingdon’s Holiday Activity and Food (HAF) Programme Summer 2023

    Published 04/07/23

    Hillingdon’s Summer HAF programme will be delivered from Monday 31st July to Friday 25th August. Booking is open now!

    Through their programme of free healthy food and fun activities, children and young people can develop new skills, take part in creative and physical activities, learn about food and cooking, and enjoy a nutritious meal each day.

    The holiday programme, funded by the Department for Education, is open to school-aged children from reception to year 11 (inclusive) who receive benefits-related free school meals. We are also able to provide a limited number of discretionary places to vulnerable children that do not meet the Free School Meal criteria,


    if you would like for a child you are supporting to be considered for a HAF place, please email with the child's name, date of birth, address and parent contact details.


    Activities this Summer include:

    • Learn to ride a bike or develop your cycling skills
    • Football, Cricket, Basketball, Taekwondo and multi-sports
    • Parent and child cookery sessions
    • Dance, drama and arts programmes
    • Multi-activity camps
    • Remote Control car racing
    • Coding activities
    • SEND activity camps
    • Specialist music and drama programmes for asylum/refugee children


    If you are interested, please take a look at the HAF webpage

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  • Playday 2023 is on 2nd August at Hillingdon Athletics' Track in Uxbridge.

    Published 04/07/23

    This is a free event for children and families to have fun during the summer.

    Activities will include:

    • Under 5 area (arts and crafts, sandpit, scooters and much more)
    • Punch and Judy Show
    • Mobile Library
    • Try out basketball, golf, cycling, BMX, Dance and more
    • Visit a real HGV lorry, a Fire truck and Hillingdon Youth Bus
    • Food will be available to purchase


    Book your free tickets at Playday 2023 | Hillingdon Theatres

    Free parking available in the field off Park Road.  This event is appropriate for children 2-10 years. See the attached flyer for more information.

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  • Support with school attendance – emotionally based school avoidance

    Published 04/07/23

    Hillingdon’s Educational Psychology Service can offer support to parents, guardians and carers whose child is experiencing difficulties in wanting to attend school. Please see the attached leaflet for more information.

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  • SORTED Assembly

    Published 30/06/23

    Hewens College welcomed SORTED to present an alcohol awareness assembly. Our guest speaker was very informative and gave an in depth insight to students about the dangers of alcohol and how to lead a healthy lifestyle. The students found the assembly very informative and engaging

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  • London Tech Week

    Published 23/06/23

    On Thursday 15th June students from Hewens College had the opportunity to participate in the 10th anniversary of London Tech week - The A.I SUMMIT - alongside other students within the Trust. This was made possible through the Rosedale Hewens Academy Trust’s partnership with Diversity org. Students interacted with big name businesses during the summit, including Shutterstock, IMB and Google. The students also took part in a Career Exposure Panel workshop where speakers from Google and the University of Surrey shared their education and career pathways. This appeared to encourage and give insight into prospects and potential pathways open to the students to take in their own journeys.

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  • Compass Workshop

    Published 16/06/23

    On 6th to 8th June we had our annual compass workshop at the three primary schools within the trust, whereby our Year 7 students go along and work as maths coaches to the Year 6 pupils. The primary pupils were actively engaged and appreciated the support given to them by our helpful Hewens students and mathematics teacher. Thank and well done, you were brilliant ambassadors for the College, and the Year 6 pupils reported having a really informative, fun workshop where they learned how to use compasses and other mathematical skills, ready for secondary school in September

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  • Notice from the School Nurse team and NHS about the services available.

    Published 14/06/23

    Dear parents / guardians,

    Health issues related to the current warm weather are causing our A&Es to be busier than usual, with waits of up to 11 hours in A&Es at the moment. A&E is for life threatening emergencies.  There are lots of NHS services that can help you. Knowing where to go, and when, will help you get the right care when you need it.

    Your local high street pharmacy can provide advice and over the counter medication to help with hayfever.  You can also contact your GP surgery or call 111 when your GP is closed.

    In this warm weather, when we also have a very high pollen count at the moment, make sure you follow our top tips to prevent yourself becoming unwell.

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  • Universal Youth Service - Summer Youth Activities Programme

    Published 14/06/23

    The Universal Youth Service is running the Summer Activities Programme for children and young people in school year 1-12 from Monday 24th July to Friday 25th August 2023. These will be delivered across the borough at South Ruislip, Ruislip, and Harlington Young People's Centre's. The booking system will go live on Monday 26th June 2023, to find out more information about the programme and how to book, please look at the webpage:

    If the child/young person is on free school meal (benefit related) in Hillingdon, they will be eligible for a free HAF place which includes a meal each day. If you are a resident or non-resident the cost of the programme is £18:40 per day and activities are booked as a week-long programme.

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  • CV Workshop

    Published 09/06/23

    Year 10 students enjoyed a CV writing workshop delivered by JCP Support for School’s programme. The students learnt some valuable skills and qualities during this session. They will now be able to take this knowledge and implement it for their future universities and job searches. All Year 10 students engaged very well during the session and gave positive feedback of their experience

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  • Show Racism the Red Card

    Published 26/05/23

    As part of the Citizenship curriculum, all Year 8 students were assessed on their ability to promote community cohesion by producing a t-shirt design and a piece of creative writing about anti-racism. The winners from each form were chosen by the Humanities Alliance. The winners were: Hamdi Gemachu 8TP; Reggie Ereira 8MS; Shriya Bagga 8HA and Adeeba Khan 8EL. These students were then all entered into the national schools’ competition run by “Show Racism the Red Card”. From over 250,000 students entering the competition nationally, our very own Adeeba won second prize overall! Adeeba was invited to Liverpool Football Club to receive her award and prizes from Niamh Fahey, (Liverpool FC Women’s captain); John Barnes (Former Liverpool and England footballer); Michael Thomas (Former Liverpool and England footballer); Lynne Morris (UNISON Regional Manager) and Paula Wrigley (Thompson’s Solicitors). We would like to congratulate all the winners, but especially Adeeba for her hard work and determination – we are so proud of you!

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