Sixth form students celebrate exam success at Hipperholme Grammar School
Our Sixth Form students were delighted as they received their A-level and AS-level results on Thursday 13 August.
A-stars aplenty at Hipperholme Grammar School
Our school was celebrating on August 20th as students received their GCSE results.
Sports day marks Hipperholme Grammar Junior School centenary
Pupils at our Junior School enjoyed a traditional sports day this week to celebrate the school’s one hundredth anniversary.
Europe to East Coast for Hipperholme Grammar School students
Our pupils at enjoyed educational trips that saw them travel to destinations in Europe and the UK in May.
School bids farewell to Mrs Greenway at Brodleians reunion
On the 26th June, staff and students at the school bid farewell to one of our longest serving teaching staff, Mrs Angela Greenway, at our annual alumni reunion.
We have had a brand face-lift
Our school has undergone a subtle brand face-lift as we enter our 30th year as an independent education provider.
Cathedral awards ceremony marks junior school’s centenary year
Pupils at our Junior School visited Bradford Cathedral for a special awards evening and centenary concert as part of the school’s one hundredth anniversary celebrations.
Former Pupil to Raise Money for New Library
Former Head Boy Stephen Sutcliffe will be raising money for the new Petford Library in memory of his former teacher.
Senior Ball 2015
The Venue in Barkisland welcomed students and staff for the annual ball.
The Petford Library
In memory of former Governor and History Master Alan Petford who passed away in January we will be refurbishing our boardroom into the new ‘Petford Library’.
GCSE Performing Arts final performance
GCSE Performing Arts students took their final bow last week.
Grandparents Go Back to School!
Grandparents went back to the classroom as our Junior pupils invited them into School to show off their work and achievements.
Form 1’s Special Week
Form 1 had a busy and enjoyable week celebrating the Junior School’s 100 year anniversary.
Junior School Celebrates its Centenary
The Junior School has marked its Centenary Year with a week of celebratory activities and specially themed events.
Year 11 Experience ‘Science Live’
On 3rd February 2015, a group of Year 11 Science students went to Sheffield City Hall to attend lectures from 5 leading scientists, as well as to hear useful exam tips from the Chief Science Examiner.
An Inspirational Evening With a Top Historian
On Thursday 12th February, the A level HIstory students went to see the critically acclaimed Historian Dr David Starkey at the Victoria Theatre in Halifax.
Mr Alan J Petford MA, Former History Master and Governor
The School flag flew at half-mast in memory of former History Master and long serving Governor and friend Mr Alan Petford who sadly passed away on 11th February following a period of illness.
Students Face the Challenge of the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award
On a wild and windy Saturday in January, 24 hardy souls from Year 10 dragged themselves out of bed for the first day walk for the Bronze expedition section of the Duke of Edinburgh award.
The Battle of the Annual Inter-House Music Competition
On Friday 6th February, the annual Inter House music competition took place at the Senior School.
Politics on the Timetable for Harrison & Victoria
On Thursday 5th February, Victoria Spires in Year 8 and Harrison Layden-Fritz in Year 9 travelled to Leeds with local Calder Valley Conservative MP Craig Whittaker to attend a political event hosted by the Chancellor and Prime Minister.