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Written on June 17, 2013 at 10:28 am, by

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What’s on this summer term?

Written on April 17, 2013 at 12:11 pm, by

Summer term is upon us (we just need the weather to catch up!) and it’s the busiest term of the year with lots going on! Make sure you don’t miss any of our key events and get dates in your diaries. We are celebrating our 75th birthday this year and will be holding an anniversary tea party to  Continue Reading »

‘A Midsummer Ball’ – Thursday 4th July 7.30pm

Written on April 8, 2013 at 10:34 am, by

This year’s Summer Ball has a traditional ‘English Summertime’ theme and will be held in the marquee on the school grounds. It will take place on Thursday 4th July from 7.30pm and is for Years 11 to 13 pupils, family, friends, former pupils and staff. Guest will enjoy a delicious meal followed by the fantastic live band  Continue Reading »

Opal Coast Excursion – October 2013

Written on March 26, 2013 at 1:39 pm, by

Senior girls in Years 7 – 10 will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in French culture in October 2013, with a trip planned to the Opal Coast in France. The Opal Coast in France has white cliffs, golden sand dunes, snail and cheese farms as well being famous for chocolates, chantilly cream and pancakes. It is a perfect  Continue Reading »

Taken By Storm – review of the Senior School Play

Written on March 26, 2013 at 1:23 pm, by

Our annual Senior School play took the Norwich Puppet Theatre by storm on 14th-15th March. Jenny Richards, our talented Director of Drama, told us how Hethersett Old Hall School’s performance of Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest’ came to fruition. ‘When Mr Crump first asked me to direct The Tempest as the school play, I was filled with much trepidation. The  Continue Reading »

‘The Tempest’ Photographs

Written on March 18, 2013 at 1:40 pm, by

The official professional photographs of our senior school production ‘The Tempest’, which were taken at the dress rehearsal on Thursday, are now available to view. Visit Shutters Photographers website at and go to the Client Viewing area. Select the ‘Access Gallery’ tab and you will need to enter a client’s code, which pupils should have already received  Continue Reading »

Senior Pupils compete in Nationwide Biology Challenge

Written on March 18, 2013 at 1:01 pm, by

Our Year 10 pupils are taking the opportunity to compete in the Nationwide Biology Challenge run by the Society of Biology this week. As of the end of last week, over 19,000 students had taken part and our girls will be adding to this number. Several of our keen Year 9 students who wished to demonstrate there skills  Continue Reading »

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 »