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It’s the HOHS Sports Day!

Excitement is mounting on the field as the younger pupils have started their races and field events for the HOHS sports day. Good luck, everyone! Great to see so many parents and family members ready to cheer on the children – do check the blog for results and photos this evening…


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From Nursery to Seniors – sports practice @HOHS this week

Have a look at Mrs Woods’ video for a taste of what’s happening on our sports field this week…

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Sports Day is still in progress…

…and what a day it has been! There has been plenty of fun and excitement, with some records slashed (more of this in the next day or two!) and close finishes.Lots of pictures to follow.

Parents – did you get some good photos or video of your child today that you would like to share with the wider school community? If so, please email your favourite to marketing@hohs.co.uk and we will include them in our online gallery!



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Sports Day T-Shirts!

Sports Day is coming soon – Wednesday 21st June, to be precise! Pupils, you need to make sure you show your true colours for your team – have you got your House t-shirt? If not, visit the Uniform Shop either this Thursday or next to purchase one.

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Senior School Sports Day 2016

Here are just a few of the photos taken of our senior girls on Sports Day.

If you would like to see more photos, please click here.

Sports Day 2 Ryder ToW 2 Fry ToW



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Upper Prep Sports Day Photos

Here are just a few of the photos taken during the Upper Prep events on Sports Day.

For more of the Upper Prep Sports Day photos, click here.

UP Ryder ToW Sports Day UP2ToW Fry

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Lower Prep Sports Day Photos

Here, as promised, are some photos from the Lower Prep Sports Day.

For more photos, please click here.


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Sports Day Schedule

Weather permitting, we shall hold our annual sports day tomorrow. If poor weather prompts us to postpone the event we will post a notice on the blog. The schedule is as follows:

09:00 – 10:30     Lower Prep events & Senior field events

10:40 – 11:00     Break

11:00 – 12:10     Upper Prep field events

12:15 – 13:20     Lunch

13:20 – 13:30     House parades

13:30 – 14:45     Upper Prep & Senior track events

14:45 – 15:05     Upper Prep & Senior tug of war

We look forward to seeing you there!



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Sports Day 2015: New Records

starNew Sports Day records set:
 Year 3 Boys Long jump: Elliot Hodgson (2.17)
Year 5 Boys Long jump: James Bell (3.75)

Current records broken:
Year 4 Boys Ball throw: Andrea Zarantonello (23.12)
Year 10 Relay: Austen (1.00.97)

Congratulations on these fantastic results!


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Sports Day going ahead

The sun is out so Sports Day will be GOING AHEAD today!

Good luck to all our pupils!