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

Category Archives: Preparatory School

We wish you a merry Christmas…

Written on December 15, 2014 at 3:14 pm, by

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 »

Open Events this term

Written on September 15, 2014 at 5:10 pm, by

Our next Preparatory, Senior and Sixth Form Open Morning is on Saturday 4th October from 10am to 12 noon.  It’s the perfect opportunity to come along and see what our busy, thriving school has to offer. For current parents at the school, it’s the ideal time to see your child ‘in action’ and take a  Continue Reading »

New After School Co-ordinator

Written on July 7, 2014 at 10:14 am, by

We are pleased to welcome Joel Brien, who is taking over from Sam Borrer as co-ordinator of our After School Club. Joel joins us from a background in sports and coaching, having had a successful junior football career with Peterborough United, Norwich City and Norfolk FA. His actions on the pitch earned Joel a soccer  Continue Reading »

A Midsummer Success!

Written on May 23, 2014 at 11:37 am, by

Our Upper Prep pupils performed ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ to a full audience of proud parents on Wednesday evening and last night. Deputy Head, Mrs Collin said, ‘What a superb piece of theatre. The casting was spot on and every pupil gave an excellent performance. The costumes, scenery and effects were all fantastic. Well done  Continue Reading »

Sprinting Success

Written on May 16, 2014 at 12:22 pm, by

Congratulations to the following Prep School students who achieved awards in their athletics lesson this week for their 75 metre sprint. GOLD: Harrison Groom and Ovilhera Mahere. SILVER: Dayon Park and Darci Sheppard-Mobbs. BRONZE: Harriett Catlin, Emily Grint, Imogen Stubbs, Georgia Williams, Jack Barrett, Sophie Barrow, Emma Bell, Talia Garner, Grace Greenfield, Benjamin Jones, Sarah  Continue Reading »

HOHS Girls Coached by an Olympian

Written on May 13, 2014 at 1:13 pm, by

Four HOHS girls recently enjoyed a fantastic weekend of badminton coaching by an Olympian sportsman. Frankie Udberg, Olivia Perry and Chloe Sellors (Year 10) and Isabelle Sellors (Year 6) were coached by Nathan Robertson, the most successful British badminton player of modern times. Nathan has achieved international success in both the mens and mixed doubles events, including  Continue Reading »

Midsummer Is On It’s Way!

Written on May 13, 2014 at 12:52 pm, by

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Wednesday 21st & Thursday 22nd May 7.00pm With less than two weeks until Upper Prep’s performances of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ our pupils are working in their rehearsals. Mischievous hobgoblins, fairies, feisty kings and queens, a foolish donkey and of course love struck youngsters are just some of the characters you’ll  Continue Reading »

*New* Prep School Clubs

Written on April 10, 2014 at 11:15 am, by

Following feedback from parents and pupils, Mr Peace and his staff in the Preparatory School have devised an action-packed scheduled programme of extra-curricular activities to take place during the summer term. We do hope that our boys and girls have a go and try some of our new clubs (offered at no additional cost) which  Continue Reading »

New Head of PE joins HOHS

Written on April 10, 2014 at 10:58 am, by

Miss Lauren Mickleburgh, our new Head of PE, was in school meeting staff and pupils in the  week before the Easter holidays prior to officially taking up her post at the beginning of the summer term. Lauren joins us from a school in Suffolk and gained her QTS and BA (Hons) in Physical Education from the  Continue Reading »