News & Blog

We publish our news here to keep you updated about activities and achievements at Ellern Mede Schools. We employ highly qualified staff who are experts in teaching vulnerable young people and helping them to reach their full potential. We are at the forefront of therapeutic and supportive education and we take a keen interest in news and policy developments affecting education and health. Direct questions about the schools to the Head Teacher, Adel Shirbini at 0208 959 7774 or email school@ellernmede.org.

Questions from journalists or media should be directed to Susan Ramwell, marketing manager, Ellern Mede Group. Call 0203 209 7900.

 

It’s the end of the academic year 

18 Jul 2022

It’s always a strange feeling – the end of the school year in a hospital school – because, whilst school closes for the summer break, …

READ MORE

Why we need to rethink our approach to school refusal.

4 Jul 2022

It probably comes as no surprise that our students are often in a state of school refusal when they are admitted into our hospital. Some …

READ MORE

Dear MJ…

27 Jun 2022

Dear MJ, 

We’ve had endless conversations about you writing your story down and finding a way to share it. I also told you about this blog …

READ MORE

So, how do you approach Careers Provision in a Hospital School?

20 Jun 2022

When I first started thinking about careers and our pupils, I couldn’t understand how a programme could be developed for them in a meaningful way. …

READ MORE

A Spring Term to Remember

13 Jun 2022

Zoe Ramshaw, Head of site – Friary Hall (Orange Tree School) – writes about a new addition to the school and the Platinum Jubilee …

READ MORE

Hospital Schools need qualified teachers too!

13 Jun 2022

It was 12 years ago now I took the decision to leave my post as an English teacher in a mainstream school and move into …

READ MORE

Taking Exams in a Hospital School

6 Jun 2022

We are in the midst of exams at Ellern Mede School and as would be in any school in the country, it’s a daunting time. …

READ MORE

Education wins over Covid-19 as Summer begins

20 Apr 2020

20 April and the Summer Term at Ellern Mede Schools is on schedule as usual. It is ON LINE AND with the personalised support of …

READ MORE

It’s AV-Zoom let’s go learn

27 Mar 2020

It’s more zoom than gloom for Ellern Mede Schools as even students who have gone on home leave during the COVID-19 outbreak continue to receive …

READ MORE

School’s out? It’s fun.

21 Feb 2020

EM Group’s ‘Blue Peter’ crew made sure that February 2020 school half term didn’t mean being stuck in hospital with nothing to do. The school …

READ MORE

Have a question?

    I understand that by ticking this box and submitting this form, I consent to Ellern Mede School contacting me by email or phone in order to process my enquiry. Ellern Mede School will not pass your details onto other companies or third parties.

    For more information please view our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy.

    Categories

    © 2022 Ellern Mede School | T&Cs | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy