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

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PA News and Forthcoming Events

Written on March 4, 2013 at 10:15 am, by

FRIDAY 28th JUNE – PICNIC CONCERT – 7PM – 11PM As our last event of the term, the PA will again pray for fine weather for our annual outdoor Picnic Concert. Bring your own picnic and drinks or buy from the BBQ and enjoy Dixiemix Jazz Band and Frocked Up in the grounds of the  Continue Reading »

HOHS pupils sponsor a Guatemalan child

Written on February 14, 2013 at 4:40 pm, by

HOHS pupils know the importance of ‘giving back’ and have nominated two charities that we will be supporting with a wide range of fundraising activities this year. One of the charities is PLAN, a children’s charity that supports children in some of the world’s poorest areas. Our girls and boys have raised enough money to sponsor a child and  Continue Reading »

Volunteering expedition to South Africa 2014

Written on February 12, 2013 at 2:08 pm, by

Miss Mann is currently organising a volunteering expedition to South Africa for pupils in Years 11, 12 and 13 in July 2014. The trip will be for 14-16 days and pupils will not only enjoy exploring South Africa, a safari, horse-riding, hiking and sight-seeing but they will also spend five days volunteering for a variety  Continue Reading »

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 »

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!                  

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 »

Charity Cake Sale, Tuesday 11th December

Written on December 5, 2012 at 10:09 am, by

7H is organising a cake sale next Tuesday lunchtime at 12.30pm in Room M1. They are raising money to sponsor a rhino. Pupils, do come along and remember to bring in some change.  

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 »

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 »

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 »