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Category Archives: Senior School - Page 2

Rounders Win for HOHS

Written on May 20, 2014 at 3:40 pm, by

On Monday 19th May our U15 rounders team travelled to Framingham Earl School for their first game of the season. We were able to field a strong team as the girls have been working exceptionally hard in lessons and practices to improve key skills and tactics. In the first innings we ran out comfortable 10 ½ to  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 »

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 »

Pinterest and Ipads in the Art Department

Written on February 28, 2014 at 11:11 am, by

Many of you are probably already aware that Pinterest, www.pinterest.com, is a fun website that enables you to create and share a visual, digital collection of ideas for different projects and interests online. The site allows people to collect ideas on ‘boards’ by ‘pinning’ anything of interest they might find on the web, or re-pinning  Continue Reading »

Open Morning – 8th March 2014

Written on February 25, 2014 at 10:41 am, by

Preparatory School, Senior School and Sixth Form Saturday 8th March 2014 10.00am – 12.00 noon Join us for our whole school open morning on Saturday 8th March. All pupils (except for our nursery class) will be in school on this day, so you be able to see the school in operation. You will have the  Continue Reading »