Junior Newsletter 19 October 2018
Headteacher’s Foreword Dear Parents, We have almost reached the end of the Autumn term and the weather has certainly turned much chillier.
Staff profile: Mrs Weller, Headteacher
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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.
The Mayor pays a special visit to celebrate Founders’ Day
We were honoured to welcome the Mayor and Mayoress of Calderdale to our school for our annual Founders’ Day celebrations and to show them round our newly refurbished school.
Maths challenge adds up for special NSPCC event
Our fantastic Junior School pupils have been putting on their maths hats to raise money for the NSPCC.
Fur-nomenal fundraising efforts from Emily and Billie
Our fantastic fundraisers, Emily and Billie, did not paws for thought when it came to helping out a worthy animal cause.
Summer is here – it’s time to celebrate!
There was a lot to celebrate at our Junior School and Nursery awards this week as we rounded off the school year.
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.
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.
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.
Chinese New Year in Early Years
The children in Reception and Nursery have been busy learning about Chinese New Year.
Staff profile: Mrs Angharad Garner, Form 2 Teacher
Job title: Form 2 Teacher When did you join the teaching team at Hipperholme Grammar School?
Staff profile: Mr Blucke, Form 4 Teacher
Job title: Form 4 Teacher When did you join the teaching team at Hipperholme Grammar School?
Early 2017 Sport – Cross Country
The start of 2017 has already seen great success in sport at Hipperholme .
Staff Profile: Mrs McDonnell, Head of Geography
Job title: Head of Geography When did you join the teaching team at Hipperholme Grammar School?