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

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Searching all Old Girls and Boys!

Written on February 26, 2013 at 10:26 am, by

We need your help! It’s our 75th birthday this year and are planning an afternoon tea on Sunday 16th June 2013 to celebrate. We are trying to track down as many old girls and boys as possible so we can invite them to join us. Unfortunately our past pupil records from 1968-2002 consist of some  Continue Reading »

Astronomy Club Observation Evening

Written on February 12, 2013 at 1:48 pm, by

Wednesday 30th January was our first astronomy club observation evening. The weathermen promised clear skies, and true to form it was a fairly cloudy evening for the dozen hardened scientific observers. However, hot chocolate (thanks to Sophie Beart 11Y) warmed everyone up and through the gaps in the clouds, we did manage to see the cloud  Continue Reading »

An Evening of Stargazing with BBC’s Mark Thompson

Written on January 28, 2013 at 10:19 am, by

Tickets on sale from reception, or call 01603 810390 now!                  

HOHS Girls Meet Prince Edward

Written on January 28, 2013 at 10:01 am, by

On Monday 14th January, HOHS old girls Charlotte Bacon, Sophie Zangerle and Madi Gianfrancesco went to collect their Gold Duke of Edinburgh certificates at St James Palace. It was a very special day for all involved, especially having the opportunity to meet The Earl of Wessex, Prince Edward. Charlotte was determined to make the most  Continue Reading »

The Tempest coming soon….

Written on January 24, 2013 at 3:05 pm, by

Our famous senior school production is back! Thursday 14th March and Friday 15th March; please save the dates. Everyone is trying so hard to put on yet another outstanding performance at Norwich’s Puppet Theatre. Mrs Richards has mixed up William Shakespeare’s The Tempest; we are starting to see brilliant results, with some dazzling dancing and some exciting music.  Continue Reading »

Stargazing with Mark Thompson – tickets now on sale

Written on January 24, 2013 at 1:45 pm, by

Calling all budding astronomers, stargazers, planetary explorers, telescope enthusiasts and wannabe astronauts…. The Parents’ Association invite you to join them for: “An Evening of Stargazing with Mark Thompson” Friday 1st March 6pm – 8pm. The Barn, Hethersett Old Hall School Feel free to bring your own telescope and camera and learn how to photograph the stars.  Continue Reading »

Open Morning 2nd February

Written on January 24, 2013 at 1:30 pm, by

We will be holding an Open Morning for all departments of the school next Saturday, 2nd February, from 10am – 12noon. Pupils will be in school so you can see a true picture of our busy school life, and there will be the opportunity to tour all classes and our facilities, view pupils’ work, speak  Continue Reading »

The Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend

Written on January 24, 2013 at 1:23 pm, by

The Big Garden Birdwatch takes place this weekend, 26th-27th January. Please take part online at www.rspb.org.uk/birdwatch. Today the Preparatory School bird club will be submitting their ‘watch’ results. If you take part at home, you have until 1st February to submit your results. All you have to do is top up your bird feeders and tables  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 »