Extra-Curricular Activities

"The curricular and extra-curricular provision is wide ranging, demanding, enriching and inspiring."

ISI Report


The extra-curricular programme is expansive, giving every girl a chance to try something new or continue to develop their particular talents. The options available include:

  • Art
  • Gymnastics
  • Science
  • Chess
  • Mandarin
  • Speech and Drama
  • Choir
  • Netball
  • Swimming
  • Drama
  • Orchestra
  • Tennis
  • Gardening
  • Other Music Groups
  • Yoga

Beyond the classroom

At LEH we value day trips, outings and visitors to the school as important ways of enriching the curriculum and each year our girls enjoy an inspiring and action packed calendar of events.

Highlights include:

  • Maths Day
  • Forensic Science Workshop
  • Junior Citizen Programme Day
  • Katherine Woodfine Author visit
  • Animation Day
  • National Archive trip
  • Photography Competition
  • Shakespeare workshop
  • Team Building Day
  • Power Down Day
  • Snuff Mill trip
  • French workshops
  • Kew Gardens
  • Debating workshop
  • Drama week
  • Upper II Drama Production
  • Poetry Competitions
  • Tennis Festival
  • Family Assemblies
  • Upper I Drama Production

Girls also have the opportunity to experience residential school visits: Year 5 girls experience a short stay at an Activity Centre, while Year 6 girls spend time away in France.