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Earlscliffe students celebrate the Lunar New Year with community workshop

14th February 2024

Earlscliffe students celebrated the Lunar New Year by hosting a special community workshop near the beautiful Old High Street in the centre of Folkestone. Eight of our international students worked with Mrs Wang to organise and host this vibrant event. They not only led the workshop activities throughout the day but also encouraged members of…

Dukes Education and Earlscliffe host exclusive event at Windsor Castle

3rd December 2023

On November 28th, Earlscliffe joined a small selection of leading educational institutions from the Dukes Education group to welcome esteemed partners to Windsor Castle. This incredibly auspicious occasion was given to the group via the Chairman Aatif Hassan, who was awarded use of the venue in recognition of his philanthropic contributions. Aatif chose to share…

Chemistry Open Lab

27th November 2023

At Earlscliffe we love to engage with our local community in to experience our school. Ultimately there is no better way to do this than to invite them into a lesson.  Our Head of Science, Robert Goldmann, ably assisted by our A-Level Chemistry students opened up their lab on Saturday 25 November. This outreach programme…

Ryan Richards guest coaches Earlscliffe Basketball Academy

13th November 2023

The Earlscliffe Basketball Academy was pleased to welcome Ryan Richards to a training session on November 8th. The 6,11 foot player originates from Sittingbourne (less than an hour from Folkestone), but left for Spain at 15 years of age to push forward with his basketball career. In 2010, he was drafted by San Antonio Spurs…

The First Four Saturdays

2nd October 2023

It is important to us that our new students participate in a range of orientation and immersion excursions. Students need to feel a connection with their local area thus they must be able to confidently move around town if they are to feel at home.  This year was our biggest intake ever. The challenge was…

Earlscliffe sponsors elite Summer basketball camp

25th July 2023

Earlscliffe Basketball Academy sponsors “Jump with Darbi” high performance Basketball Academy, hosted by Bulgaria’s top professional basketball player – Georgi Boyanov. Georgi has been playing professionally for the past 6 years, for teams in Germany, Iceland, Macedonia, and Bulgaria. The basketball academy provides an elite sporting environment for young basketball players that combines 6 hours…

Creative Arts Exhibition

16th June 2023

Our Creative Arts Academy exhibition was a wonderful celebration of art and design. Thank you to all who joined us and enjoyed a wonderful Summer’s evening in the gardens of our Art Building. A wide range of Creative Arts were on display, including paintings, illustrations, graphic design, textiles, photography, sculpture and modelling. Earlscliffe Creative Arts…

Women in Business Day

6th April 2023

Finalist of popular UK TV show, The Apprentice with Sir Alan Sugar, was invited to join the Earlscliffe Business Academy in April 2023 to celebrate our “Women in Business” day. Before joining The Apprentice, Kathryn Burn worked various jobs, including event management and mortgage advice. But her burning ambition was always to run her own…