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

Category Archives: Senior School

HOHS Tops Local GCSE League Tables

Written on February 17, 2015 at 12:43 pm, by

We are delighted to see Hethersett Old Hall topping the local schools’ exams tables for 2014. The table, which includes  eleven local schools within the Wymondham, Hethersett, Long Stratton, Attleborough and Diss area as well as North Suffolk, can be seen in full on our blog. It shows Hethersett Old Hall with an overall percentage of  Continue Reading »

Year 7 Scholarships – apply now!

Written on January 7, 2015 at 11:26 am, by

Hethersett Old Hall School is pleased to offer the opportunity for pupils currently in Year 6 to apply for a scholarship at the school for Year 7 starting this September. The deadline for applications is Friday 9th January and applicants will be required to attend for assessments in school on Monday January 19th.  Scholarships are open  Continue Reading »

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 »

National dressage success for Jess!

Written on November 5, 2014 at 3:00 pm, by

Jess, a pupil in Year 11 at Hethersett Old Hall School, scooped top prize in a national dressage competition last weekend. Her passion, practice and discipline in training paid off as Jess (pictured here on 14-year old Montague Spot, also known as ‘Monty’) and her team of four riders – the ‘Norfolk Divas’ – achieved  Continue Reading »

Inspiring,not blinding, with science!

Written on October 16, 2014 at 12:37 pm, by

As part of British Science Week, 50 of our pupils – from Years 7, 8 and 9 as well as the sixth form – visited the Science Museum in London this Wednesday, 15th October, accompanied by Miss Mann, Mr Lambert, Mrs Collin, Mrs Grove and Mrs Batten. Miss Mann reports: “We had a fun morning with the girls,  Continue Reading »

Silver Duke of Edinburgh Practice

Written on September 22, 2014 at 5:20 pm, by

On Friday 12th September, ten senior students departed bright and early on the minibus for their camping practice expedition in North Norfolk, as part of their Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. After a long day trudging along footpaths, through woods and across heath land they were all glad to finally arrive at the first campsite.  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 »

100% A Level success!

Written on August 14, 2014 at 1:35 pm, by

Today we gave out A Level results to Year 13, a small group of young ladies with remarkably diverse talents. We are delighted  that this this year we achieved a 100% pass rate at A Level, an improvement on last year, and we congratulate all of our candidates on their hard work and achievement –  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 »