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for girls 3 - 18 and boys 3 - 11
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We Wish You A Green Christmas!

Written on December 13, 2012 at 5:03 pm, by

After a half term of hard work Green Club had almost more decorations then this little tree could hold. I hope you’ll agree that their efforts were well worth it and the unique ornaments created look at home here during the festive season. The tree is on display in the school hall for the next  Continue Reading »

Fingers on the buzzer!

Written on December 5, 2012 at 10:19 am, by

Our senior quiz squad, consisting of captain Hannah Brighton (Year 13), Sophie Downing (Year 11), Sienna Sexton and Emily Edwards (Year 9) faced tough opponents in a three-way tournament hosted by Norwich High on Monday, 26th November. They lost narrowly 350 – 390 to Reepham High, but then triumphed over Norwich High School 370 –  Continue Reading »

Going ‘green’ for Christmas

Written on November 22, 2012 at 9:47 am, by

Our Green Club is continuing its mission to make handmade and ‘green’ Christmas decorations. Our latest work involved created new Christmas baubles using old Christmas cards and should look great on the school tree. Although some designs take a lot of patience it was generally agreed the finished products are worth it. Don’t forget that Green  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 »

The perfect recipe!

Written on November 15, 2012 at 4:31 pm, by

This week, Green Club looked into what could be done with the leftover apples in the school orchard. With a great suggestion and help from Mr Johnston, they decided making juice would be the way forward. As well as making their own apple juice, the Green Club also juiced oranges, strawberries, tomatoes, carrots and even  Continue Reading »

Green Club getting ready for Christmas

Written on November 13, 2012 at 1:59 pm, by

The school Green Club has started making decorations ready for the festive season. These recycled wool pom-poms are the clubs first attempt at handmade decorations that will hopefully help adorn the school Christmas tree. Miss Mann                

Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award – the final expedition…..

Written on November 13, 2012 at 1:48 pm, by

During the first weekend of half-term fourteen Year 11 students braved the wind, rain and flooded campsite to complete their expedition section of the silver award. Our girls had to walk for three days, on average 16km per day, and camp for two nights, carrying their food, tents and clothing. They set off on a bright sunny  Continue Reading »

Forthcoming Football Matches for Prep School

Written on November 13, 2012 at 1:35 pm, by

HOHS (Years 3-5) v Saxlingham Nethergate on Friday 16th November Home match. 1.45pm kick off. Mr Borrer will notify all pupils who are playing.   HOHS (Years 1-3) v Little Melton on Friday 23rd November   Away match. Pupils to depart school at 1pm, for 1.30pm kick off.  Pupils will return to school at 2.45pm. Again, Mr Borrer will notify all pupils  Continue Reading »

Astronomy Club

Written on November 12, 2012 at 10:41 am, by

Mr Lutkins hopes to have an astronomy club running in the next couple of weeks. The aim of the club is for students to be able to experience and gain an understanding of the universe around them. Mr Lutkins hopes to show pupils some of the main features pupils can see in the night sky,  Continue Reading »

Looking forward to another successful badminton season

Written on November 12, 2012 at 10:40 am, by

The badminton season went well last academic year with the U12s winning their league and the U14s just missing out on the title and coming runners-up. We have great expectations for our U14 team this year with four Norfolk players on the team. Chloe Sellors, Olivia Perry, Frankie Udberg and Anna Allen all represent Norfolk  Continue Reading »