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

Category Archives: Academic Success

HOHS Tops Local GCSE League Tables

Written on February 17, 2015 at 12:43 pm, by

We are delighted to see Hethersett Old Hall topping the local schools’ exams tables for 2014. The table, which includes  eleven local schools within the Wymondham, Hethersett, Long Stratton, Attleborough and Diss area as well as North Suffolk, can be seen in full on our blog. It shows Hethersett Old Hall with an overall percentage of  Continue Reading »

100% A Level success!

Written on August 14, 2014 at 1:35 pm, by

Today we gave out A Level results to Year 13, a small group of young ladies with remarkably diverse talents. We are delighted  that this this year we achieved a 100% pass rate at A Level, an improvement on last year, and we congratulate all of our candidates on their hard work and achievement –  Continue Reading »

Follow us on Facebook & Twitter

Written on June 17, 2013 at 10:59 am, by

Our Facebook page and Twitter feed are both updated on a daily basis with the latest news from HOHS as it happens. Do like and follow us to find out all the latest news from HOHS.        

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Written on June 17, 2013 at 10:28 am, by

If you want to find out the latest news from Hethersett or view photos from recent events, please visit our blog which is updated on a daily basis. You can also subscribe to email updates on the blog, so you can receive the latest HOHS news, as it happens, in your inbox.    

One of the best schools in Britain!

Written on April 3, 2013 at 11:34 am, by

The Sunday Times has just published the results of their annual survey of the best places to live in Britain. Wymondham ranked sixteenth in the survey, with Hethersett Old Hall School considered the ‘go to’ independent school in the area! Read more on our blog.    

Student receives Highly Commended at British Biology Olympiad

Written on February 19, 2013 at 11:15 am, by

Three weeks ago, five of our Year 13 biologists completed in the first stage of the British Biology Olympiad. The British Biology Olympiad challenges and stimulates students with an interest in biology to expand and extend their talents. It allows students to demonstrate their knowledge. It is hoped that competing in the Olympiad will encourage students already interested in  Continue Reading »

Celebrating Success

Written on December 12, 2012 at 1:49 pm, by

Our annual Celebrating Success evening took place in the Barn last night and we were delighted to welcome back last year’s Year 11s and Year 13s, for the formal presentation of their examination certifications and a light-hearted trip down memory lane. Angel Tseng and Charlotte Clarke opened the evening with a beautiful musical performance before the welcome by Mr Crump. Mrs Collin  Continue Reading »

And the results are in….

Written on November 22, 2012 at 3:16 pm, by

The results for the UK Mathematical Trust Senior Mathematical Challenge 2012 have just arrived. Well done to Joy Chianu (Year 13) for achieving a bronze certificate, a Best in School certificate and a Best in Year certificate. Congratulations also go to Rebekah Oelrichs (Year13) for coming second. Mrs Heppell, Head of Mathematics

Sixth former to study at prestigious Norland College

Written on November 22, 2012 at 2:09 pm, by

Congratulations to Sophie Gascoyne-Richards (17), who has just heard she has been offered a place to study at Norland College, the prestigious early years training college for professional nannies and childcare professionals. Sophie was over the moon when she found out she had been offered one of just sixty places available to study in Bath  Continue Reading »

Tweet us and Like us!

Written on November 19, 2012 at 11:13 am, by

You may or may not be aware that Hethersett Old Hall School has a busy presence on Facebook and Twitter. Why not ‘Like us’ on Facebook,, and get updates on everything that happens at our school. Find us here.   We’re also active on Twitter, Do follow us at @HOHS_tweets and comment on and retweet all the fantastic things  Continue Reading »