Projects and collaborations

academic

The Head of Art from Francis Holland School is supporting the Head of Art and DT at Cardinal Vaughan

The Head of Art from Francis Holland School is a recent joiner from the Cardinal Vaughan RC School and has maintained links with former colleagues. She is now supporting two NQTs as well as the Head o …

academic

The EPQ Coordinator from Francis Holland is supporting King Solomon's to introduce the same course.

The EPQ coordinator from Francis Holland School has been in touch with the Head of Sixth Form at Ark King Solomon's Academy. They have met together and discussed how to plan for a successful course in …

academic

The Drama Department from Francis Holland runs a joint Shakespeare project with Kingsbury Green

In June 2019, thirty pupils from Kingsbury Green Primary School were invited to Francis Holland School to design and paint butterflies and masks for use in A Midsummer's Night's Dream. …

volunteering

One teacher from Francis Holland School is a governor at the Laureate Academy

Being a school governor is an important job and one teacher from Francis Holland has accepted to join the board at this brand new academy. …

volunteering

One member of staff from Francis Holland School is a governor at St Luke's Primary School

Being a school governor is an important task to support any school. St Luke's is a Church of England School, like Francis Holland. …

academic

Joint A level Chemistry and Physics workshops with Camden School for Girls

One teacher from Francis Holland School has arranged joint A level workshops for students of Chemistry across these two schools. There was also work on Physics and the project will extend to Biology n …

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Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School takes part in "Top of the Bench" run by Francis Holland School

"Top of the Bench" operates around Britain and the Head of Chemistry from Francis Holland School runs the Middlesex and Chilterns competition. This year's event was hosted at St Benedict's in Ealing. …

academic

Heston Community School participates in the Top of the Bench Chemistry competition run by Francis Holland

"Top of the Bench" operates around Britain and the Head of Chemistry from Francis Holland School runs the Middlesex and Chilterns competition. This year's event was hosted at St Benedict's in Ealing a …

academic

One teacher from Francis Holland School mentors EPQ students in History of Art at St Marylebone

The Head of History of Art at Francis Holland School mentors EPQ students from the St Marylebone School. …

academic

Pupils from St Marylebone School attend careers events at Francis Holland

Francis Holland School offers six careers events per year and girls from St Marylebone School are invited to them all. Small numbers take part on each occasion. …

volunteering

One teacher from Francis Holland teaches history lessons to pensioners each week

One teacher from Francis Holland School offers his time each week to speak with pensioners and to teach them history lessons. …

volunteering

Summer Camp for disadvantaged children through Westminster City Council

The Summer Camp project has been running since 2007. Each year around a dozen Sixth Formers and staff from Francis Holland School offer a one-week holiday to children who are in care or who are looked …

academic

Sixth Form collaborations with All Saints' Catholic College

The headteacher from All Saints' Catholic College and the headteacher from Francis Holland School have met and agreed that pupils from ASCC will be encouraged to apply for places at the FHS Sixth Form …

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Sixth Formers from Francis Holland School volunteer at St Vincent's RC Primary School

Sixth Formers visit St Vincent's every week to do reading with younger pupils. …

designtechnology

Photography Club at Ark King Solomon's Academy

This is an unusual project which Francis Holland School is supporting through the Sir Hubert von Herkomer Arts Foundation. Parents at our school have paid for an after-school photography club which is …

academic

Joint A level Chemistry workshops with Camden School for Girls

The two schools are working together with A level scientists. We are taking it in turn to host after-school teaching here at Francis Holland and alternately there at Camden School for Girls. …

academic

Shared Sixth Form lectures with Ark King Solomon's Academy

Sixth Formers from the Ark King Solomon Academy are invited to come to Francis Holland School each week to share the guest speaker programme which we run. The timings fit well, because our lectures be …

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A second teacher from Francis Holland School gives Latin classes to Year 9 girls at St Marylebone

Francis Holland School is building a good and supportive relationship with St Marylebone School in the field of Latin. Girls who have followed a Year 8 course with us in 2017/2018 are continuing into …

volunteering

Pupils and parents from Francis Holland School offer time and money to support Swiss Cottage School

There is a long-established link between Francis Holland School and Swiss Cottage School which is a school for children with profound learning needs. Pupils in Year 10 hold an annual fund-raising even …

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Francis Holland is the lead school in a German language partnership of six state and independent schools

With help and advice from the Goethe Institut, Francis Holland School has established a successful network of six schools which collaborate to promote a love of German. There have been a series o …

academic

A teacher from Francis Holland School organises "Top of the Bench" Chemistry competitions for 4 state schools

"Top of the Bench" operates around Britain and the Head of Chemistry from Francis Holland School runs the Middlesex and Chilterns competition. This year's event was hosted at St Benedict's in Ealing a …

academic

A teacher from Francis Holland School is running a GCSE Latin revision course at Kelmscott School

This is a project which is taking place in the school holidays at Francis Holland, but when Kelmcott is still in term time. The teacher from Francis Holland is giving up a whole day to support Latin G …

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A teacher from Francis Holland leads A level Chemistry seminars at City and Islington College

  Joint A level Chemistry Seminar with City & Islington 6th Form College on 29 Nov 2017 – we discussed an academic article on the Chemistry of paper. Another session is planned for the …

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FHS teachers take part in MFL network meetings hosted at St Marylebone School

Francis Holland School sends teachers along to meetings of the MFL section of the St Marylebone Teaching School Alliance. This is a partnership across secondary and primary schools to boost the teachi …

governance

One teacher from Francis Holland School is the Chairman of the Friends of Chelsea Children's Hospital School

A long-serving colleague from Francis Holland is the Chairman of this charity which raises money to support the good work of the Chelsea Children's Hospital School. …

academic

Francis Holland School shares guest speakers with St Marylebone CofE School

Francis Holland School runs a speaker programme throughout the year. Of particular interest is the "Women of Influence" lecture series which runs in assemblies in the Spring Term and the "focus fortni …

academic

A teacher from Francis Holland School runs "Philosophy for Children" course at Holy Trinity and St Silas

One teacher from Francis Holland School offers sessions at Holy Trinity and St Silas Primary School one afternoon each week.  The aim is to encourage philosophical enquiry in young minds. …

academic

A teacher from Francis Holland teaches Ancient Greek to teachers at Kelmscott School

An experienced Classics teacher from Francis Holland School is also a trustee of "Classics for All". Beginning with a three-day summer workshop in 2017, the four teachers from Kelmscott School have no …

sporting

St George's Hanover Square Primary School has swimming classes at Francis Holland

Every week, pupils from St George's School come to Francis Holland with their teacher to take swimming lessons in our pool. …

sporting

St Edward's Catholic Primary School has swimming classes at Francis Holland

Every week we lend our indoor swimming pool to pupils from St Edward's Catholic Primary School. This is a local school which would not be able to offer swimming lessons without our support. …

academic

Francis Holland School runs Latin lessons for Year 8 pupils at St Marylebone School

St Marylebone School reached out to us to ask for our help with Latin teaching. They had no spare capacity to offer the language to girls in Year 8 and we were delighted to be able to step in and run …


School details

Francis Holland School, Regent's Park
39 Ivor Place
London
NW1 6XR
England

T: +44 (0)20 7723 0176
E: admin@fhs-nw1.org.uk
W: www.fhs-nw1.org.uk

Head's name
Mr Charles Fillingham
Religious affiliation
Church of England
Day/Boarding type
Day
Gender profile
Girls only
Size
506 pupils
Day
506
Sixth form
115

Girls

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