Our Form 5 pupil Alf has revved up his very own school Car Club
Our pupil, Alf Boyle, loves planes, trains and automobiles so much that he has powered up his very own lunchtime ‘Car Club’ for his fellow Junior School pupils.
Here’s how we celebrate International School Meals Day
The theme for this year’s International School Meals Day is ‘My Food.’ At Hipperholme Grammar School, we are proudly supporting and celebrating the day (March 15th) – an event which is held worldwide with the aim of raising awareness for good nutrition for children, especially whilst they are in school.
Swimstar Charlotte clinches gold and meets Olympic Games idol
It was a double celebration for our Year 5 pupil Charlotte Shaw who won her first national swimming final and met her hero – Olympic gold medallist swimmer Adam Peaty.
‘Fly-in movie’ raises funds for school equipment and cancer charities
Our Junior School pupils reached new heights as they raised hundreds of pounds for cancer charities and to buy new school equipment.
What to expect at an Open Event
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We have a ball at 1920s-themed fundraising PTA extravaganza
Our teachers and parents of pupils had a fantastic annual Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Ball, to raise thousands of pounds to refurbish our school’s 300-year-old hall.
Six tips for preparing your child for Nursery
Nursery is a special time for parents and children – it’s a place to see your little one flourish and learn through play in a fun, school-based and teacher-led environment.
Rugby team enjoys a taste of derby day action
Our Under-11s rugby team scored a day to remember when they had the chance to watch professional Premiership players in action at the Ricoh Arena.
PTA Ball pays tribute to war heroes and raises money for historic hall
Teachers and parents of pupils will be going back in time at our annual Parent Teacher Association (PTA) ball, which aims to raise thousands of pounds to restore our historic school hall.
Staff profile: Mrs Weller, Headteacher
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Here’s what you need to know about the school’s Petford Library
There’s many things to be proud of at Hipperholme Grammar School and that is certainly the case for The Petford Library.
6 top tips for staying safe online
When using the internet, it’s very important to understand how to stay safe and what information you should and should not post online.
Early Years explore the colours of Christmas
There was a burst of seasonal colour and festive celebration amongst our Junior School as our Early Years pupils studied the colours of Christmas.
Christmas activities taking place in Calderdale
There are lots of festive activities taking place in Calderdale over the Christmas holidays which are suitable for all the family.
School highlights 2017: A look back at a cracking Christmas school term
As the Christmas break gets underway, it’s time to reflect on another fantastically festive school term.
UK Charity Week
This year, UK Charity Week falls between 4-10th December, and is focused on raising awareness and funds for charities across the country, at the time of the year when people are at their most giving.
Looking forward to our Christmas festivities
We’re excited to have some festive fun at our annual Christmas fayre on Friday!
Road Safety Week 2017
This week marks the annual event Road Safety Week (20-26 November), recognising the impact unsafe driving may have on young people and our wider community.
Raising money for Children in Need
We were proud to support, take part in and raise lots of money for Children in Need!
Pupils prepare to take centre stage for speech night
We’re looking forward to celebrating pupil success stories at our annual speech night!