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Taekwondo pupils pass grading assessments

Written on March 18, 2013 at 12:15 pm, by

Congratulations to all our pupils who took part in the taekwondo grading last week. They all worked really hard and achieved their new belts with flying colours.          

Switzerland Ski Trip 2014

Written on March 18, 2013 at 12:08 pm, by

HOHS will be returning to Leysin, Switzerland next February half-term for another week of skiing in this fantastic resort. Pupils should have already received a letter providing full details of the trip, but it is open to all pupils in Year 2 and above and their parents. You will enjoy six days skiing and seven days  Continue Reading »

Little Chicks on Stage!

Written on March 18, 2013 at 11:57 am, by

Our Year 1 pupils have been busy rehearsing  for their assembly tomorrow. Good luck with the final performance on the day!          

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 »

Kayaking Club back again after Easter

Written on March 18, 2013 at 11:46 am, by

The school’s kayaking club will start again after the Easter holidays. The club, which is open to our prep and senior school pupils over the age of eight, will be held after school on Wednesdays at Norwich Canoe Club, Whitlingham. If you are interested in joining the club, Tim Scott and his team will be in our  Continue Reading »

Pupils hitting the slopes in Leysin

Written on February 19, 2013 at 11:26 am, by

A party of Prep School, Senior School and Sixth Form pupils, along with parents and staff, set off on Sunday morning for the school’s annual ski trip. It was a chilly and very early start to the day, but we’re pleased to report that the band of merry HOHS travellers are now happily settled in their resort  Continue Reading »

Learning is fun – Times Tables Cake!

Written on February 18, 2013 at 1:29 pm, by

Our boys and girls in Year 2 have been working on their two times table. Mrs Wilson devised the perfect way to help our pupils learn it – making cakes! The class had to weigh out the ingredients, multiply everything by two, divide the mixture into two tins and bake the cakes for 2 x 10 minutes! It  Continue Reading »

Preparatory Post Issue 3 – Out Now!

Written on February 18, 2013 at 1:20 pm, by

Read all about it! The third edition of the Preparatory Post is available now. Packed full of news and stories from the Preparatory School, our hard working Year 6 pupils in the Newspaper Club and Mrs Hall have produced another wonderful issue. If you haven’t already received your copy, please ask at the school office.    

Flip, Flip, Hooray!

Written on February 14, 2013 at 4:52 pm, by

The Preparatory School had enormous fun making pancakes to celebrate Shrove Tuesday this week.          

Cross Country Success!

Written on February 14, 2013 at 4:49 pm, by

A team of enthusiastic cross-country runners from the Preparatory School took part in a competition at Thorpe House Langley School on Wednesday. Well done to everyone who competed in the very ‘bracing’ conditions. A special mention to Meredith Winship (6R) who came second in the Under 11s race.