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

Category Archives: Charity Work - Page 2

Collecting for Nepalese Orphans

Written on February 12, 2013 at 1:43 pm, by

A reminder that our Year 9 pupils are currently collecting clothes, shoes and toys to donate to an orphanage in Nepal. If you have any children’s clothes (up to the age of 18), children’s shoes or toys you wish to donate, please send them into school with you child on Thursday, 14th February.      Continue Reading »

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 »

HOHS Spreading Christmas Cheer

Written on December 12, 2012 at 11:34 am, by

Thank you to all pupils and parents who so kindly donated shoe boxes to Operation Christmas Child this year. We hope they put plenty of smiles on plenty of faces on Christmas morning.          

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 »

Pupils get spotty for Children In Need

Written on November 19, 2012 at 9:49 am, by

HOHS supported Children In Need on Friday by selling spots and trying to locate the place that Pudsey bear might appear (it was Buckingham Palace this year.)  Girls were so keen to ‘show us their spots’ we sold out in about 15 minutes! We raised a fantastic £143.25. A big thank you to pupils and  Continue Reading »

Show Us Your Spots!

Written on November 15, 2012 at 3:38 pm, by

Yes, it’s Children In Need tomorrow, Friday 16th November, and we are asking all HOHS pupils to ‘show us your spots’. At lunchtime we will be selling ‘spots’ to raise lots!  Buy as many spots (stickers) as you want and decorate yourself for Children In Need!    

We need your specs!

Written on November 15, 2012 at 3:28 pm, by

Pupils in Year 2 are collecting old spectacles for the charity Vision Aid. The children prepared a splendid assembly this week; they performed a terrific dance to the beat of African drums and they appealed most enthusiastically to bring your old glasses in! The pupils would be delighted to receive any spectacles, even if they are  Continue Reading »

Operation Christmas Child

Written on November 15, 2012 at 3:20 pm, by

We are supporting Operation Christmas Child again this year and are asking if all Prep School pupils can make up a shoe box of Christmas gifts for children who are not so fortunate as ourselves. You can find out more about Operation Christmas Child here. We do hope you’ll be able to help us. Time is of  Continue Reading »