Hethersett Old Hall School (HOHS) blog – an independent day school near Norwich, Norfolk.

Girls 3-18 and boys 3-11, boarding for girls from 9


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Clubs & Activities Autumn Term 2018

Private school in Norwich Norfolk - list of clubs and extra-curricular activities open to girls in nursery, prep and senior school.

 

Dear parents,

Please click here to view the exciting range of clubs and activities we have available this term. From trampolining to Lego, there’s plenty for everyone to get involved in!

If you wish to attend any club or activity or would like further details please speak to the teacher/coach running the activity.


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Cardio tennis cancelled on Wednesday

Tennis Rackets

Cardio tennis this Wednesday morning has been cancelled due to a tennis tournament. Sessions will start again next summer if there is sufficient interest.

Find out more about Cardio Tennis at HOHS.


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Why our pupils aren’t to be messed with

HOHS pupils have been learning Taekwondo this term.

This Korean martial art combines combat techniques, self-defense, sport, exercise, and in some cases meditation and philosophy. In Korean, tae (태, ) means “to strike or break with foot”; kwon (권, ) means “to strike or break with fist”; and do (도, ) means “way”, “method”, or “path”.

Thus, taekwondo may be loosely translated as “the way of the hand and the foot.”

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Fun and games at the Football Club

Fancy a quick game of Spiderman Tag,  Jelly Beans or Tails? Want to brush up on your dribbling, passing or shooting skills? Then why not come along to the Friday lunchtime Football Club.


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Messing around on the river

Kayaking this term has been a right splash. The girls have enjoyed going to Whitlingham every Wednesday to paddle in K1s and K2s.  Some of the girls have improved their speed across the water, other girls have improved their swimming ability by capsizing. 

A huge amount of fun has been had by all and we look forward to starting again in the Easter.

Joanna Beale
Head of PE

 


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Cardio Tennis is in full swing

Despite the nip in the air and a layer of frost covering HOHS this morning, the energetic Cardio Tennis ladies were still out in full swing. We’re always on the lookout for new players, so why not come along and join us on Wednesday mornings. A warm track suit is advisable at this time of year, but the bright red gloves are entirely optional!

Find out more about Cardio Tennis at HOHS.