Projects and collaborations

volunteering

Volunteering and Fundraising Support for SEN Specialist School

To offer assistance to staff teaching children with Special Educational Needs, to encourage community values and to offer year 12/13 students an opportunity for community work with a difference. …

academic

Latin teaching at Westminster Academy

Goal: To impart a knowledge, understanding and love the Ancient World in pupils, and to achieve the best GCSE results possible with the students taking public exams. The project began in January 2015. …

volunteering

Ambassador Associate

Teachers to facilitate training and mentoring to trainee teachers in challenging schools. …

drama

Romeo and Juliet – A co-production by UCS and Westminster Academy

A community production of Romeo and Juliet featuring a combined cast from UCS and Westminster Academy. …

academic

London Academy of Excellence (University College School, Hampstead)

LAE is a free school set up by a number of independent schools in Newham, east London.  The initial idea came from Joan Deslandes, head of Kingsford Community School nearby.  She had met the head of B …

sponsorship

Crisis Christmas Project

Donating the use of our minibuses to the Crisis Christmas Project to enable transportation from the Crisis operational hub and the ten centres serving up to 4000 homeless and vulnerably housed people. …

volunteering

Hands of Hope Romania

Overseas partnership with a charity in Romania. …

volunteering

El Shaddai Charitable Trust

The aims of this ongoing partnership are to support the El Shaddai Charitable Trust which works in Goa and other States of India to implement the Child Rights Act 2003/05 for orphans, street children …

volunteering

Swiss Cottage School Partnership

Teaching assistants weekly at local SEN school. …

academic

Equatorial College School Partnership

An overseas partnership in Uganda.   …

governance

LAE Leadership and Departmental Support

The aim of this ongoing partnership is to provide opportunities for staff professional development, positive enforcement in the public domain of the value of an education and opportunities for institu …

academic

Cross- Schools Venture UCL Academy

One of the aims of this ongoing partnership is to provide opportunities for staff professional development, positive enforcement in the public domain of the value of an education and opportunities for …

volunteering

Community Action Projects; The Anthony Nolan Trust

This year we supported five charities from varying sectors, all nominated by members of the UCS Community. …

volunteering

Community Action Projects; St Mark’s Academic Institute

This year we supported five charities from varying sectors, all nominated by members of the UCS Community. …

sporting

St Luke’s School Partnership

Weekly access to Swimming Pool for primary school students. …

volunteering

Community Action Projects; The MediOliver Foundation

This year we supported five charities from varying sectors, all nominated by members of the UCS Community. …

volunteering

Community Action Projects; The Latin American Children’s Trust

This year we supported five charities from varying sectors, all nominated by members of the UCS Community. …

volunteering

Community Action Projects: Mary's Meals

This year we supported five charities from varying sectors, all nominated by members of the UCS Community. …

academic

UCS and Highgate Summer School Project

Yearly summer school programme for primary pupils in Haringey and Camden. A yearly sports enrichment activity using facilitates provided by two schools for local primary schools. …

sporting

Holy Trinity School Partnership

Weekly access to Swimming Pool for primary school students. …

academic

St Anne’s School Partnership

Weekly academic partnership involving Sixth Form volunteers in lessons. …

academic

Kentish Town School Partnership

Weekly academic partnership of Sixth Form volunteers in lessons.   In 2010 the KTPS project was established as an annual event and by 2014 became a two times a year event. …

academic

Fitzjohn’s School Partnership

Weekly academic partnership of Sixth Form volunteers in lessons.   …

academic

St Paul’s School Partnership

Weekly academic partnership of Sixth Form volunteers in lessons.   …

academic

New End School Partnership

Weekly academic partnership of Sixth Form volunteers in lessons.   …

academic

Edith Neville School Partnership

Weekly academic partnership of Sixth Form volunteers in lessons.   …

sponsorship

SKIPS Community Project

Educational booklets with literacy games and quizzes completed by children with parents / carers. …

sporting

Hampstead School Sports Facilities

Allowing Hampstead School access to our all-weather sports facilities for sporting events. …

academic

Westminister Academy Academic and Drama Support Programme

Our longstanding partnership with Westminster Academy allows access to shared resources, facilities, teaching staff and student support. This also includes a View From The Bridge Drama Evening. …


School details

University College School, Hampstead
Frognal
Hampstead
NW3 6XH
England

T: +44 (0)20 7435 2215
E: seniorschool@ucs.org.uk
W: www.ucs.org.uk

Head's name
Mr Mark Beard
Religious affiliation
Non-denominational
Day/Boarding type
Day
Gender profile
Boys only (co-ed sixth form)
Size
876 pupils
Day
91
Sixth form
91

Girls

10 %
Day
785
Sixth form
219

Boys

90 %