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

Category Archives: Awards

Year 7 Scholarships – apply now!

Written on January 7, 2015 at 11:26 am, by

Hethersett Old Hall School is pleased to offer the opportunity for pupils currently in Year 6 to apply for a scholarship at the school for Year 7 starting this September. The deadline for applications is Friday 9th January and applicants will be required to attend for assessments in school on Monday January 19th.  Scholarships are open  Continue Reading »

National dressage success for Jess!

Written on November 5, 2014 at 3:00 pm, by

Jess, a pupil in Year 11 at Hethersett Old Hall School, scooped top prize in a national dressage competition last weekend. Her passion, practice and discipline in training paid off as Jess (pictured here on 14-year old Montague Spot, also known as ‘Monty’) and her team of four riders – the ‘Norfolk Divas’ – achieved  Continue Reading »

Silver Duke of Edinburgh Practice

Written on September 22, 2014 at 5:20 pm, by

On Friday 12th September, ten senior students departed bright and early on the minibus for their camping practice expedition in North Norfolk, as part of their Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. After a long day trudging along footpaths, through woods and across heath land they were all glad to finally arrive at the first campsite.  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 »

Sprinting Success

Written on May 16, 2014 at 12:22 pm, by

Congratulations to the following Prep School students who achieved awards in their athletics lesson this week for their 75 metre sprint. GOLD: Harrison Groom and Ovilhera Mahere. SILVER: Dayon Park and Darci Sheppard-Mobbs. BRONZE: Harriett Catlin, Emily Grint, Imogen Stubbs, Georgia Williams, Jack Barrett, Sophie Barrow, Emma Bell, Talia Garner, Grace Greenfield, Benjamin Jones, Sarah  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 »

Sportshall Success for HOHS boy

Written on February 10, 2014 at 11:32 am, by

Last Sunday the Norfolk Athletics Association took part in the Sportshall Eastern Regional Finals against five other counties (Suffolk, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, Essex and Cambridgeshire & Peterborough) at the University of Hertfordshire’s Sportspark. Teams from across three age groups (Under 11, Under 13 and Under 15 Girls & Boys) took part with Warwick Davey (Year 4)  Continue Reading »

HOHS makes Education Art Prize 2013 finals!

Written on January 7, 2014 at 10:27 am, by

Ella Kassulke (Year 8) has been selected as one of only ten finalists for The Education Art Prize 2013, a prestigious competition open to all schools and students, up to the age of 18. Her ‘Golden Twig’ artwork was inspired (and later judged by) this year’s featured artist, Ian Cook. In his own words, Ian Cook is “the guy behind  Continue Reading »

HOHS nominated for tennis award

Written on November 26, 2013 at 10:46 am, by

Katie Brooks, our tennis coach, was informed by the British Tennis Foundation this week that Hethersett Old Hall School has been given a highly commended recognition award! The schools’ awards recognise coaches and their schools who have set up innovative coaching programmes, getting more children playing tennis. We should be very proud as we were  Continue Reading »