Community Links - Mill Hill Schools

Community Links

‘Developing our students’ holistically is vital and having them engaged as young members in our community instils strong character values while encouraging learning about the joys of giving up of their time in an act of kindness and service to others.’

2017/2018

Year 8 took part in the following wonderful volunteering initiatives:

  • Engaging with the older generation through social activities at various care homes.
  • Participating in educational projects with a homeless charity.
  • “Cooking for the Community” schemes, whereby pupils cooked and packed healthy meal parcels delivered to local shelters.
  • Connecting with refugee and asylum seekers through an interactive cooking workshop.
  • Running a Football World Cup themed arts and crafts session with children with learning difficulties.

2018/2019

Whole School Initiatives

  • Jeans for Genes Day
  • Harvest Festival for Homeless Action in Barnet
  • Much more to come in 2019 too!

Lower School

  • Christmas Cards for TBC

Upper School

Year 6 ‘Social Skills’ (during House Carousel)

  • Engaging with the older generation through social activities at a care home with Bingo, singing, lawn bowls

Year 7  ‘Cooking for the community’ (during House Carousel)

  • “Cooking for the Community” schemes, whereby pupils will plan recipes, shop for ingredients, cook and deliver healthy meal parcels to be delivered to local shelters

Year 8 ‘Breaking Down Barriers’ (during post exam timetable)

  • Connecting with refugee and asylum seekers through an interactive cooking workshop
  • Running an arts and crafts session with children with learning difficulties