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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 »

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!                  

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 »

Christmas Activity Day

Written on December 12, 2012 at 11:17 am, by

Twenty-nine children joined Mrs Wilson and her team of parent helpers Mrs Matthews, Mrs Garner, Mrs Sellors and Mrs Davey, a group of our senior girls, and Mrs Halford for our annual Christmas activity day at the beginning of December.  The girls and boys had a wonderful time making a huge range of crafts including  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 »

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 »

Tomorrow Night – Family Quiz Night

Written on November 15, 2012 at 10:23 am, by

It’s your last chance to purchase tickets and get a team together for the Family Quiz Night at the school tomorrow. This fundraising event will take place in the Barn from 6.30pm-8.30pm. Tickets are available from reception and cost £5 adults/ £2.50 children, or a family ticket costs £12.50. Tickets include a pizza supper, please bring  Continue Reading »