Independent day school
for girls 3 - 18 and boys 3 - 11
with boarding for girls from 9

Monthly Archives: December 2012

We Wish You A Merry Christmas!

Written on December 17, 2012 at 2:27 pm, by

Wishing all our website visitors a very merry Christmas from all at Hethersett! (Photo from ‘House Shout’ last Friday)        

Sixth Form Panto!

Written on December 17, 2012 at 2:14 pm, by

   As tradition dictates on the last day of term, our sixth form girls and staff put on a pantomime in the Barn. “Oh, no they didn’t!” “Oh, yes they did!” As always, the girls performed brilliantly and thoroughly entertained the rest of our pupils. Merry Christmas!

Badminton Win

Written on December 17, 2012 at 1:59 pm, by

U12s Badminton v Hethersett High Our U12s team played against Hethersett High last Wednesday, and all six girls played extremely well winning five of their games. The last game was very close but Meredith Winship and Jessie Lloyd won 21 to 20! The final score: 5 to 4 Player of the match: Ella Kassulke (7H) Miss  Continue Reading »

House Christmas Quiz

Written on December 17, 2012 at 1:39 pm, by

On the last day of term, six teams buzzed their way through 240 spanking-new questions covering twelve months’ worth of news at local, national and international level. The results were: Round 1 Fry ‘B’ 220   Austen ‘A’ 140 Round 2 Ryder ‘A’ 210    Austen ‘B’ 90 Round 3 Fry ‘A’ 170    Ryder ‘B’ 140 Round 4  Continue Reading »

Call out for pupil entries! – Royal Norfolk Show 2013 art competition

Written on December 17, 2012 at 1:15 pm, by

The school will be entering the Royal Norfolk Show 2013 art competition this year, and Ms Coughlan would like to encourage pupils to submit their works. The theme for the competition is “Norfolk Farming in Style.”  The competition is intended to give children the opportunity to study the work of a professional artist, and then produce  Continue Reading »

Pupils entered into 2012 Saatchi Gallery Art Prize

Written on December 17, 2012 at 12:33 pm, by

Ms Couglan has entered some of our talented sixth form artists’ work into the prestigious 2012 Saatchi Gallery Art Prize for Schools, including this stunning geisha artwork by Emily Laxton (17). The competition is open to primary, secondary and sixth form schools from around the world, who are invited to submit art work from students up to and  Continue Reading »

The Preparatory Post is out now!

Written on December 13, 2012 at 5:24 pm, by

The Christmas edition of the Preparatory Post, which will be available tomorrow. As essential as the Christmas Radio Times, our Year 6 pupils under the guidance of Mrs Hall, have created another snapshot of life from the prep school. Well done to our budding journalists!          

Christmas Angels!

Written on December 13, 2012 at 5:13 pm, by

Head Girl, Hannah, and her deputies Kelsey and Hannah at the Christmas Service rehearsal at St Remigius this morning.                    

Gingerbread House Competition

Written on December 13, 2012 at 5:11 pm, by

Congratulations to Fry who won the school gingerbread house competition, with their beautiful creation. Austen came second and Ryder came third. Mrs Morgan would like to thank all those parents who helped raise £100 when the gingerbread creations were raffled off. The donation has gone to Nelson’s Journey’s Smiles House appeal.          Continue Reading »

‘Christmas Tweetings’ from the Bird Club

Written on December 13, 2012 at 5:08 pm, by

At last I have managed to get a photograph of a  robin, no less, eating from our bird table!   Mrs Bird