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  • Heston Science Fair 2019

    Published 16/07/19
    Year 7 Students competed in the annual Heston Science Fair on 15th July. Students impressed with eloquent presentations and their detailed research into intriguing questions such as “Why does your voice go higher if you breathe Helium?&rdquo
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  • Celebration Evening 2019

    Published 12/07/19
    Proud parents and happy students enjoyed an evening celebrating the successes achieved over the past academic year. Awards were presented for academic achievement and progress while the Ethos awards went to students who had made more personal contrib
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  • YEAR 10 UNIVERSITY OF ROEHAMPTON SUMMER SCHOOL EVENT

    Published 12/07/19
    Congratulations to Jessica Kapoor in Year 10 who has just completed her first summer school university event hosted by University of Roehampton.  Jessica wrote an excellent application and was able to secure a place on the oversubscribed course.
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  • Tejonah -Sharon McKay - London Elite Player

    Published 11/07/19
    Tejonah-Sharon McKay [Y9] has been selected as an elite basketball player to represent the London Region at the Aspire National Championship for U15s age group in Manchester on 27 & 28 July 2019, organised by the Basketball England.  
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  • ‘The Orwell Youth Prize’ celebration event at Pembroke College, Oxford

    Published 11/07/19
    On Friday 5th July, Year 10 and 11 More Able students who entered ‘The Orwell Youth Prize’ attended the celebration event at Pembroke College, Oxford. Entrants had to craft a piece of political protest writing to comment on an injustice i
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  • Year 12 BTEC Applied Science Chemists make “impressively pure” Aspirin

    Published 10/07/19
    BTEC Applied Science Chemists have been working for several weeks to make pure Aspirin as one of their BTEC Assignments. The students then took their samples to Brunel University to test the purity using the Infrared Spectroscope. University research
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  • Heston Science Alumni Return

    Published 10/07/19
    Heston Science Alumni returned to share their experiences of University with year 12 students. Janeesh Bansal (BSc Natural Sciences), Nina Fordred (BSc Physics), Gurman Woodwal (BSc Physics), Fatima Ali (BMBS Medicine) have just finished thei
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  • Not all Chemists Wear Lab Coats!

    Published 10/07/19
    Year 12 Chemistry A-Level students and BTEC Applied Scientists met with Science graduate, Stuart Venning, who now works in Pharmaceutical Marketing. He explained how his career has developed, the procedures involved in drugs trials to ensure safe pro
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  • How to be Successful!

    Published 10/07/19
    Paul Sloane achieved a first in Engineering at Cambridge University. He has had a successful career at many high tech companies, including IBM and has written over 20 books including “How to be a brilliant thinker” and “Think like a
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  • STEM Careers Fair 2019

    Published 10/07/19
    Year 9 students that have picked the GCSE option of Separate Science were given the opportunity to meet Heston Alumni and local professionals with a range of STEM careers and University degrees. Delegates included engineers, pharmacists, Drug safety
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  • STEM Challenge Day 2019

    Published 10/07/19
    Some of our strongest year 9 Scientists were selected to compete at a STEM Challenge day at Brunel University. Tasks included programming robots, photofit technology and medical diagnosis activities. Whilst we did not win any prizes, our students wer
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  • JACK PETCHEY ACHIEVEMENT PLAQUE

    Published 18/06/19
    The School is exceptionally proud to have been awarded the prestigious Jack Petchey Plaque, for the running of the Award Scheme. This is an exceptional honour which is awarded sparingly – to only three schools in the country received this award
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