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

Category Archives: School Clubs

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 »

Climb Every Mountain

Written on June 18, 2014 at 11:02 am, by

An intrepid group of sixth form girls spent last weekend on a practice expedition in the Brecon Beacons in preparation for their final expedition for their gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award which will take place next month. Mrs Grove

*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 »

Down The Rabbit Hole

Written on April 4, 2014 at 11:47 am, by

After months of working together on Mrs Richard’s wonderfully original play ‘Jabberwocky’, the time finally came for the entire cast – ranging from those in Year 7 right up to the sixth formers – to perform it. And perform it we did. Everybody, from the actors to the stage management, put in their absolute all.  Continue Reading »

England hockey player joins HOHS

Written on March 28, 2014 at 12:50 pm, by

Hannah Godfrey, a former England hockey player and a Youth Olympics competitor, recently joined the school as our newest PE teacher. After graduating from Brunel University with a degree in sports and exercise science, Hannah worked at Norwich School and has now joined Hethersett to teach our pupils from age 3 up to Year 13. The 24-year-old  Continue Reading »

WANTED: For tea smuggling

Written on March 21, 2014 at 12:43 pm, by

Our Senior School play, Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll, takes place at Norwich Puppet Theatre next Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th March at 7.30pm. Jenny Richards, our talented director of drama, has adapted and directed the play – and it promises to be another fantastic HOHS production. Tickets are available from the school reception or call  Continue Reading »

Jabberwocky – Senior School Play

Written on March 14, 2014 at 11:36 am, by

Norwich Puppet Theatre, Thursday 27th and Friday 28th March 7.30pm. Tickets available from reception – £8 adults/ £6 concessions – please call 01603 810390 or call in. Hethersett Old Hall School’s Senior School Play returns. Did Alice Jabberwocky really turn bad when she fell down the hole and landed in Wonderland? Is the Mad Hatter really selling tea illegally  Continue Reading »

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 »

On the Ball City!

Written on December 18, 2013 at 10:06 am, by

Eighteen members of our Prep School football team and our football coach Mr Borrer visited Carrow Road a couple of weeks ago. The pupils thoroughly enjoyed their tour of the stadium and were intrigued to see all that goes on behind the scenes at the club. Having paid a visit to the dug out, the  Continue Reading »