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

Category Archives: Fundraising

Candlelit Christingle and other festive delights

Written on December 5, 2014 at 12:49 pm, by

Hethersett Old Hall School enjoyed  a wonderful Christingle Service in St. Remigius’ Church on Wednesday this week, led by our friend Rev Mary Kerslake.  Head of Prep Sean Peace did a reading from St. Matthew, pupils read prayers and there were lovely performances by Reception and Nursery pupils and by the Prep choir led by  Continue Reading »

We shall remember them

Written on November 14, 2014 at 2:06 pm, by

On Monday morning, 10th November, our school’s imposing Georgian front entrance was transformed into a sea of poppies in tribute to the servicemen and women who have given their lives in conflicts past and present. Inspired by the ‘sea of red’ ceramic poppies at the Tower of London, our poppies were handmade by our pupils  Continue Reading »

Highlights for 2013

Written on February 20, 2014 at 10:45 am, by

Our annual yearbook ‘Highlights’ has just been published for 2013 and provides a overview of events, news and activities that took place at HOHS last year from January to December. You can download a pdf copy here or please call Mrs Borrer, Registrar, on 01603 810390 if you would like to be sent a printed  Continue Reading »

Children In Need

Written on November 26, 2013 at 10:36 am, by

Pyjamas and onesies were the only acceptable dress on Friday 15th November, as the whole school – pupils and staff – got into the fundraising spirit of Children In Need. Mrs Collin padded the halls in her slippers taking photos of all our excited pupils who thoroughly enjoyed the chance to dress in their nightwear  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.        

Read our latest news at www.hohs-blog.com

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 www.hohs-blog.com 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.    

What’s on this summer term?

Written on April 17, 2013 at 12:11 pm, by

Summer term is upon us (we just need the weather to catch up!) and it’s the busiest term of the year with lots going on! Make sure you don’t miss any of our key events and get dates in your diaries. We are celebrating our 75th birthday this year and will be holding an anniversary tea party to  Continue Reading »

PA Fundraising – Bedding Plants for Sale

Written on March 18, 2013 at 12:11 pm, by

Summer is coming….honestly! As in previous years, the Parents’ Association is giving parents the opportunity to order your bedding plants and hanging baskets. The plants will be delivered to school mid-May for distribution. The school will receive 30% of the total order placed. Parents should have already received an order form, but if you would like another  Continue Reading »

Crazy Socks for Comic Relief!

Written on March 18, 2013 at 11:52 am, by

Our pupils were wearing their fanciest footwear on Friday, to raise money for Comic Relief. Pupils and staff were asked to wear their craziest socks or tights (girls only!) for Red Nose Day and make a donation for doing ‘something funny for money’! Year 9, who organised and promoted the event in school, managed to  Continue Reading »

Pupils adopt animals in South Africa

Written on March 13, 2013 at 11:07 am, by

Our Year 7 pupils have been busy fundraising this year and can now proudly announce that they have raised enough money to adopt some rhinos and blesboks at Umphafa Private Nature Reserve in Kwa Zulu Natal, South Africa.