COVID-19 Notice

In line with government guidance, Forest Hill School will be closed for the summer holidays from Monday 21 July 2020 and will re-open to all students from Friday 4 September 2020.

There will be a staged start to the term with different year groups starting on different dates in the first week. 

By Friday 11 September all students will have returned to school.

Further details relating to the re-opening of the school are available for each year group by clicking the links below:

Year 7   Year 8   Year 9   Year 10   Year 11    Sixth Form


Summer Holiday Work


Year 5 Virtual Taster Lessons

Black lives matter

The murder of George Floyd must prompt careful reflection about racism in Britain today, and the extent to which it shapes our values, politics and economic life.

At Forest Hill School we condemn all acts of racism and violence and stand united in our commitment to challenge and tackle racism, address inequality and call out discrimination.

A video message from the FHS staff to all our students.

Aspiring To Excellence Together

Aspiration · Ambition · Rigour · Partnership · Community

Headteacher’s Welcome

Welcome to Forest Hill School, a community which is aspiring to excellence together.

This is our school motto and it drives us to relentlessly pursue excellence in all aspects of school life… [Read More]


Take a look at our thriving and aspirational school which has been providing high-quality education to boys since 1956.

Passionate teachers, a broad and stimulating curriculum, and a strong sense of community help us to build the foundations for a lifetime of success.

FHS Twitter

The last 4 months have been like no other but the passion of our staff, support of our parents and determination of our students has got us to the end of the school year and we will emerge a stronger school community on the other side. Have a great summer from all at FHS!

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Hear from three of our Sixth Form students about life at SFH6 and what they like most about studying here.

Ofsted Parent View

Parent View is an online questionnaire that parents and carers can use to give your views about this school to Ofsted at any time of the school year.

To complete the short questionnaire you simply need an email address and a password to register.

Ofsted Feedback

“The great majority of pupils have positive attitudes to school and are keen to learn.”

“The school provides well-thought-out opportunities for pupils to develop their understanding of themselves and the world in which they live.”

“The school promotes equality effectively.”

“… the school’s leaders identify those pupils who are falling behind with learning effectively and provide support to help them catch up.”

“Pupils feel safe in school.”

“Good provision in the sixth form is the result of strong leadership and effective teaching.”

Ofsted Dec 2017

Year Founded


Key Stage 3/4 Boys

Key Stage 5 Mixed

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