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

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HOHS pupils selected for Norfolk

Written on December 13, 2012 at 2:16 pm, by

Congratulations to Jessie and Meredith (Year 6) who have been selected to represent Norfolk in the ‘Aviva Fun in Athletics Competition’, a Sportshall competition, at the UEA on 19th January. Sienna Sexton (9c) has also been asked to attend squad training, so fingers crossed that she also gets selected for the Norfolk team.

U14s Badminton Win!

Written on December 12, 2012 at 11:42 am, by

HOHS U14s Badminton v Norwich High School 8-1 Seven students travelled to Norwich High School on Monday for an U14s badminton league fixture. Our best player was injured, but came to act as an efficient coach. Emily-Jayne Matthews very kindly offered to play and paired Anna Allen effectively. The matches were fast and furious, and  Continue Reading »

HOHS makes a splash!

Written on November 22, 2012 at 1:24 pm, by

HOHS held a swimming gala at home on Tuesday evening, with our Upper Prep pupils in Years 3-5 competing against Taverham Hall School. There was an amazing atmosphere in the pool. The gala was very well supported with parents from both schools and it was literally standing room only. The noise was deafening and there was  Continue Reading »

U14s win first badminton match of the season

Written on November 20, 2012 at 1:11 pm, by

Last night was the first game of the season for our under 14s badminton team against Thorpe St Andrew. We got off to a flying start, winning two of the three games to begin the competition. We then played tremendously well and lost only another two games. The final score was 7 – 2 to  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 »

Upper-Prep athletes compete at UEA

Written on November 15, 2012 at 1:41 pm, by

A huge congratulations to all our Upper-Prep pupils who competed at the UEA on Saturday in their first indoor athletics competition. The competition was part of the Norfolk Sportshall League and we were the only school to compete against 12 other teams from across Norfolk. We are delighted that our girls team consisting of Emma Bell, Grace  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 »

Year 9 girls show sports leadership in the PE department

Written on November 13, 2012 at 1:09 pm, by

Two of our Year9 girls have been very busy helping in the PE department recently. Frankie Udberg and Lilyella Ayers completed their Sports Leadership qualification last year, a year earlier than usual as they were so keen. They have since helped run the rounders club for our Upper-Prep pupils and are currently assisting with the Upper-Prep  Continue Reading »

HOHS’ tennis coach finalist in Norfolk Sports Awards 2012

Written on November 13, 2012 at 12:09 pm, by

Our tennis coach, Katie Brooks, was one of three finalists in the ‘Norfolk Coach of the Year’ category at the BBC Radio Norfolk and Active Norfolk Sports Awards last Wednesday. Katie was nominated by HOHS pupils for her hard work and the enthusiam she puts into lessons. She had a lovely evening but narrowly lost out to a  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 »