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

Category Archives: House Competition

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 »

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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.        

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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 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.    

National Science Week in the Prep School

Written on March 26, 2013 at 12:12 pm, by

Our Upper Prep department was given the challenge of designing and making a bridge to span thirty centimetres, as part of the British Science Association’s National Science Week. The children worked in mixed age house teams and our pupils were given a limited amount of materials and had to make the strongest bridge possible. There were some very interesting  Continue Reading »

Winter Photography Competition Winners

Written on February 12, 2013 at 12:11 pm, by

The entries to the House photography competition, organised by Mr Johnston, were judged over the weekend and we can now announce the winners! The theme of the competition was ‘Winter Wonderland’. Category: Upper Preparatory School 1st Henry Greenfield (Year 3): FRY 2nd Grace Greenfield (Year 5) FRY Here is Henry’s winning entry.            Continue Reading »

Calling all David Baileys!

Written on January 23, 2013 at 10:34 am, by

We are holding a house photography competition with the theme of  ‘Winter Wonderland’. Pupils, parents and staff are invited to enter any wintry picture that you have taken (it does not have to contain snow!). There will be five entry categories: Sixth Form, Years 10 and 11, Years 7, 8 and 9,  Upper Prep, and parents and teachers. All entries should  Continue Reading »

We Wish You A Merry Christmas!

Written on December 17, 2012 at 2:27 pm, by

Wishing all our website visitors a very merry Christmas from all at Hethersett! (Photo from ‘House Shout’ last Friday)        

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 »