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Charity cake sale next Tuesday

cup cakeDelicious cakes will be on sale for 50p each from 10.40am on Tuesday 7th July, thanks to Year 4 pupils who are aiming to raise money for Australian volunteer firefighters.

The pupils have heard about the bush fires and the dangers they bring and have decided they want to help.


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Meet Isaac, the HOHS sponsored puppy!

The_Guide_Dogs_for_the_Blind_Association_logo Year 7 have raised a total of £142.25 and have sponsored a puppy called Isaac.

He is a beautiful black golden retriever cross Labrador and we hope he is successful with his training to become a guide dog for the blind.

Is he cute or is he VERY cute?!

Year 7 & Mrs Heppell


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7H raffle for the Guide Dogs

Thank you to everyone who bought raffle tickets from Year 7 – we have raised £64 his term to add to the £70 raised last term and now Year 7 will be able to sponsor a dog for the Guide Dogs for the Blind charity.47Top prizes went to:
Sarah Kendall (Year 7)
Annie Harris (Year 5),
Rosamaria Elsley (Year 7)
Mrs Grove

Mrs Heppell

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A VERY BIG thank you!

Class 7H and Mrs Heppell would like to say THANK YOU to everyone who came along and supported us at our cake sale.

We have raised over £50 and next term we shall be planning another event in order to raise over £100 for the charity Guide Dogs For The Blind.

7H and Mrs Heppell


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Year 7 cake sale on Wednesday

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Year 7 will be holding a cake sale at lunchtime (12.30pm) on Wednesday 19th November in Room M1.

All proceeds from the sale will go to the Guide Dogs for the Blind, so please come along and buy some cakes from us on Wednesday and help raise lots of money for this very worthwhile cause!

 7H and Mrs Heppell47

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Year 7 bake cakes for EACH

EACH-Master-logo-COLOURWell done to Year 7, who raised an impressive £108.19 for EACH by holding two cake sales in January.

Thank you to everyone who donated money for this excellent charity.

Mrs Heppell

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Year 7 cake sale next week

cup cakeYear 7 will be holding two cake sales at lunchtime next week, on Monday 13th and Friday 17th January in Room M1.

We are raising money for the local charity EACH (East Anglian Children’s Hospices), who care for children with life-threatening conditions and offer support to their families as well.

Please come along and buy some cakes from us on Monday and Friday and let us see how much money we can raise together!

 7H and Mrs Heppell

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A ‘little’ present from the PA

As a way of saying thank you for all the support at recent PA events, the PA have bought the pupils a present to keep them entertained, active and outside over the summer months.

It will be arriving in school next Thursday… we hope you enjoy it!

The PA


P.S. Don’t forget to come along to the fete and picnic concert and help us raise even more money to spend on the school.

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Meet Year 7’s adopted animals

Year 7 did so well with their cake sale last term that they were able to adopt a rhino and a blesbok!rhino

It just goes to show that every penny (and every cupcake) really can make a difference.


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Year 7 go ‘wild’ for their assembly