Senior Newsletter 30th Nov 2018
Issue 6 Headteacher’s Foreword Dear Parents, Last week saw one of our most important events in the school calendar, our annual Speech Night when all the successes, trips and events of the past year are celebrated in tremendous style at Bradford Cathedral.
Netball U13 Netball v Sowerby Bridge – Tuesday 13th November On Tuesday 13th November, the Under 13 netball team played Sowerby Bridge.
Book Club Invitation
On Wednesday 21st November, the school Book Club was lucky enough to be invited along to Halifax Central Library to meet two local, inspirational children’s authors.
Senior Newsletter 16th Nov 2018
Issue 5 Headteacher’s Foreword Dear Parents, On our return from the half-term holiday we enjoyed the treat of Years 5 & 6 performing in assembly, they sang Stand By Me accompanied by the hand – chimes and included a beautiful solo by James.
ISA North U16 Football Championships On Thursday 8th November a cohort of Year 10 and 11 boys traveled to Abbey Gate College in Chester to take part in the inaugural ISA North Football championships – competing against 12 other schools from across the region.
Inter-House Cross Country
On Wednesday 7th November the entire Senior School took part in a very wet and windy Inter-House Cross Country event.
Senior Newsletter 24th Oct 2018
Issue 4 Headteacher’s Foreword Dear Parents, It has been an action-packed term so far and the last two weeks have been no different.
English School’s Cross Country Cup – Friday 12th October – Woodhouse Grove School 20 pupils from the senior school took part in round 1 of the prestigious English Schools Cross Country cup today at Woodhouse Grove School.
Geography Field Trip – Malham
We were blessed with a crisp autumnal day, the clear blue skies being the perfect conditions for the year 9 to collect primary data on the impacts of tourism in Malham.
Netball Coaching Programme
Professional Coaching Over the last 6 weeks, the year 7 & 8 girls and the U15/U16 Netball Squad have been lucky enough to receive some additional coaching from Lee and Kieron Davis.
Medical Moments at the Thackaray Museum
Year 11 Historians ‘Freak Out’ at the thought of an Amputation.
“Glastonbury goes Global”
Year 9 Linguists to Sheffield Hallam University Friday 12th October, French and German teams went to Sheffield Hallam University to compete in a language event related to the music industry, organised by Business Language Champions. After a talk about working in events management, our two teams of six set to work on the many tasks that […]
Senior Newsletter 12th Oct 2018
Issue 3 Headteacher’s Foreword Dear Parents, As the nights draw in and the leaves turn on the trees, our thoughts may turn to wintery days.
Vulcan – God of Fire at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park
On Monday 1st October the GCSE art group visited the Yorkshire Sculpture Park for an outdoor workshop.
Senior Newsletter 28Sep18
Headteacher’s Foreword Dear Parents, I hope you are able to make the most of the beautiful Autumnal days we are experiencing as we approach the weekend.
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.
Staff Profile: Mrs Griffiths, Headteacher
Job title: Headteacher When did you join the teaching team at Hipperholme Grammar School?
Congratulations to our pupils for their excellent GCSE results
A huge well done to all our pupils on receiving their GCSE results.