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

Monthly Archives: March 2014

England hockey player joins HOHS

Written on March 28, 2014 at 12:50 pm, by

Hannah Godfrey, a former England hockey player and a Youth Olympics competitor, recently joined the school as our newest PE teacher. After graduating from Brunel University with a degree in sports and exercise science, Hannah worked at Norwich School and has now joined Hethersett to teach our pupils from age 3 up to Year 13. The 24-year-old  Continue Reading »

Victorian School Days

Written on March 28, 2014 at 12:28 pm, by

On Tuesday, children in Year 5 and Year 6 became pupils at the Victorian School in the village of Great Cressingham. We had returned to the year 1894! Every child and member of staff had dressed up for the day and we were all looking forward to the range of traditional activities that had been  Continue Reading »

WANTED: For tea smuggling

Written on March 21, 2014 at 12:43 pm, by

Our Senior School play, Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll, takes place at Norwich Puppet Theatre next Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th March at 7.30pm. Jenny Richards, our talented director of drama, has adapted and directed the play – and it promises to be another fantastic HOHS production. Tickets are available from the school reception or call  Continue Reading »

Jabberwocky – Senior School Play

Written on March 14, 2014 at 11:36 am, by

Norwich Puppet Theatre, Thursday 27th and Friday 28th March 7.30pm. Tickets available from reception – £8 adults/ £6 concessions – please call 01603 810390 or call in. Hethersett Old Hall School’s Senior School Play returns. Did Alice Jabberwocky really turn bad when she fell down the hole and landed in Wonderland? Is the Mad Hatter really selling tea illegally  Continue Reading »

Mr and Mrs Crump head to Africa

Written on March 11, 2014 at 4:34 pm, by

Mr and Mrs Crump will set off for Africa tomorrow morning to attend an exhibition in Tunis and to meet up with some of our parents who live and work there. As a boarding school and international community we are proud to have links with many parts of the world. After making the same trip  Continue Reading »

Norfolk County Music Festival 2014

Written on March 10, 2014 at 10:37 am, by

Eight children from Years 5 and 6 went with Mrs Greene to Central Baptist Church in Norwich on Wednesday to take part in the Norfolk Music Festival. We were part of a concert of recorder music. Although our players were nervous, they performed extremely well and gained a Highly Commended certificate. It was a good  Continue Reading »