Understanding stress in school
A recent survey conducted by the Association of School and College Leaders shows that 55% of schools reported an increase in stress and anxiety among their pupils.
Local Easter activities for the Easter break
As our parents will be aware, Hipperholme Grammar Junior School will be closed from Monday 10 – Friday 21 April for the Easter break.
Easter baking with little hands
As we know all too well here at Hipperholme Grammar School, our Nursery and Junior School pupils love getting stuck into activities such as baking.
Goethe-Institut London Science workshop
On Friday 31st March German language students from years 8,9 and 10 travelled down to London after receiving an invite from Kathrin Lauber, Teaching Expert for Schools at the Goethe-Institut.
Red Nose Day
Red Nose Day falls on Friday 24th March Day this year, and our school will be celebrating with a variety of fundraising activities across both schools.
ISA North West U9 Water Polo Championships
On Monday 27th February Hipperholme Junior School entered the ISA North Water Polo tournament in Manchester at Middleton Arena.
World Book Day
We had a fantastic World Book Day this year, and we were really impressed with the incredible effort the boys and girls put into their costumes.
PTA raise over £1000 to buy new floodlights
We’re over the moon that members of our PTA have raised over £1000 to buy floodlights for our school grounds.
How Shrove Tuesday is celebrated around the world
We hope everyone will be enjoying some tasty treats this Pancake Day!
I’m researching a school for my child. What should I be asking?
Parents, have you got an Open Evening coming up where you’ll be visiting your child’s possible next school for the very first time?
“Le Cafe ” French Theatre performance
On Monday 13th February, pupils in Years 7 – 11 attended the performance of the Onatti Theatre Company’s play “Le Café”.
Christmas Fayre proceeds may help save lives
This year’s Christmas Fayre raised over £2000 and that money has been put towards the purchase of 2 Automated External Defibrillators.
Interview with Sixth Form student Max
At Hipperholme Grammar School we believe small class sizes can help individuals to flourish.
Interview with Year 11 student Darcey
At Hipperholme Grammar school we get to know each of our students individually to help them flourish.
Interview with Year 10 student Charles
Year 10 student Charles says he loves Hipperholme Grammar School “because we’re all friends and it’s a happy environment.” Here’s what else Charles has to say about our school and find out what his greatest achievement is.
Interview with Year 9 student Charlotte
Our Year 9 student Charlotte says Hipperholme Grammar School is welcoming and everyone, from the teachers to students, is really nice.
Interview with Year 8 student Ella
Ella in Year 8 says she loves Hipperholme Grammar School because there’s lots of support available as teachers “help you all the time when you need it and they make sure you’re having fun.” Take a look below to find out more about how Ella says Hipperholme Grammar School has supported her.
Interview with Year 7 student Rhys
Rhys in Year 7 loves studying at Hipperholme Grammar School because “the education is brilliant, the teachers are brilliant and the entire ethos of the school is 10/10”.