The boys and girls hosted a tea-riffic afternoon tea for their grandparents at our first ever Grandparents’ Afternoon.
A record-breaking Oxford German Olympiad
This year marks the 5th anniversary of what has become the biggest event in the Oxford German networks calendar.
ISA North Senior Athletics Championships
On Tuesday the 16th of May 48 students travelled to Robin Park Arena in Wigan to compete in the ISA North Senior Athletics Championships.
Mental Health Awareness Week
In line with Mental Health Awareness Week our headmaster Jack Williams has written a blog post about mental health today and how it can impact young people.
On Wednesday the 3rd of May, a coach departed from school with excited year 7 & 8 pupils on board, travelling to Northern France.
Mental Health Awareness
In line with Mental Health Awareness Week, an initiative run by the Mental Health Foundation, we wanted to share with you the importance of looking after ourselves, and what to do should you feel like you need help.
Outdoor space and outdoor learning is integral to the curriculum offered at our Junior School.
This year the GCSE exam period will begin in May, and for pupils across the nation, that will mean these next few weeks are crucial.
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?