SHSK Sounds

SHSK Sounds comprises a diverse programme of conversation, interviews and special features surrounding school life. Made possible by the generosity of the Parents’ Association, our in-house podcast enables us to reflect the eclectic views, stories and pursuits of life at St Helen and St Katharine.

Features include our ‘Dream Double Bill’ series in which students, staff and special guests are invited to choose their dream pairing of films, our ‘In Conversation’ series which invites special guests to discuss topics of interest, and many more. SHSK Sounds is available on Spotify, Amazon Podcasts and Podbean.

The Intricacies of Strength and Conditioning

What does it take to be a top young athlete? Join Upper Sixth student and Team GB rower, Matilda as she discusses the intricacies of strength and conditioning with Mr Wall, Head of Athletic Development and Health.

Friday Night Focus: Episode 1

Welcome to "Friday Night Focus", the podcast that explores a wide range of topics both inside and outside of school. In our first episode, your host Lara will be delving into a popular debate: books vs films. Which medium reigns supreme? Join us as we investigate which has more value and which one captures our attention and imagination better.

In Conversation with Jane McDonald

This week, we hear from Jane McDonald about her development of the St Helen and St Katharine Creative Arts Partnership and how the scheme has blossomed into a wonderfully exciting and extensive programme of diverse reciprocal events for regional schools.

In Conversation with Claire Danson

A very special episode of In Conversation... this week in which Sixth Form students Tali and Flo talk to our 2022 Prize Giving guest speaker, paralympic triathlete Claire Danson, about overcoming unimaginable adversity and emerging more dedicated, driven and triumphant than before.

In Conversation with Ellen Robertson and Charly Clive: Part one

In part one, class of 2011 alumnae Ellen Robertson and Charly Clive talk to Ash Verjee about their comedy writing and performing career, their artistic beginning at St Helen's, and the seismic events that altered the course of their lives.

Dream Double-Bill: Alice and Millie

Welcome to Dream Double-Bill, the show where guests choose two of their favourite films to pair together, talk about what the films individually mean to them, and why they would work so well together. In our first episode, Alice and Millie choose La La Land (2016) and The Wizard of Oz (1939).