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

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Christmas Angels!

Written on December 13, 2012 at 5:13 pm, by

Head Girl, Hannah, and her deputies Kelsey and Hannah at the Christmas Service rehearsal at St Remigius this morning.                    

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 »

The Snow Ball, Thursday 13th December

Written on December 4, 2012 at 11:59 am, by

Our Parents’ Association is busy organising a ‘Snow Ball’ for our pupils in Years 7-9, which will take place in the Barn next Thursday, 13th December 7pm-9.30pm. Girls will enjoy an evening of canapes, mocktails and a disco. Don’t forget to dress to impress!              

Photo portrait voucher up for auction

Written on November 22, 2012 at 3:27 pm, by

The winning team at last week’s PA Quiz Night, were given a voucher for a family portrait sitting at Cameo Photographic Studio in Norwich and a 8×6 photo in a presentation folder, as part of their prize. The team has decided they would like to auction this off to the highest bidder, with the proceeds to be  Continue Reading »

Year 7 Taster Day, Thursday 29th November

Written on November 22, 2012 at 1:38 pm, by

The move from primary school to senior school is a big step for most children. To make this transition easier, we offer girls in Year 6 the opportunity to experience a typical day at our school when they can meet current pupils, experience science in the labs, use the sporting facilities (including the heated indoor  Continue Reading »

PA Family Quiz Night – sellout!

Written on November 22, 2012 at 12:23 pm, by

Thank you to everyone who came along to support the Parents’ Association quiz night at the school last Friday. It was a sellout, with 85 people squeezed into the Barn for an enjoyable evening of light-hearted mental stimulation. Our special thanks have to go to parent James Davey, who just happened to have a microphone and speaker system in  Continue Reading »

Christmas with the Aliens!

Written on November 20, 2012 at 1:53 pm, by

Our lower prep school boys and girls are busy rehearsing for their annual nativity play. This year we will have children from our newly opened nursery performing for the first time, together with pupils in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2. Our Year 3 pupils will be the choir. Mrs Halford has chosen a new play  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, www.facebook.com/hethersettoldhallschool, and get updates on everything that happens at our school. Find us here.   We’re also active on Twitter, www.twitter.com/HOHS_tweets/. Do follow us at @HOHS_tweets and comment on and retweet all the fantastic things  Continue Reading »

Visit our new blog www.hohs-blog.com

Written on November 19, 2012 at 10:56 am, by

HOHS has recently launched a blog www.hohs-blog.com full of stories on day-to-day life at Hethersett and providing you with an insight into our happy, purposeful community. The blog features a Parents’ Page, Pupils’ Corner, an area on Boarding School Life and is constantly evolving to provide you with the news from Hethersett as it happens. In addition, the blog also features  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!