Alternative Walking Tour in London

For Activities Day, Middle and Upper Years students had the opportunity to go on an alternative walking tour of London. The tour started in Shoreditch where the students discovered various street art artists such as Banksy, ROA and Stik, they also learnt about the various techniques they used. They then enjoyed a 45 minute spray painting workshop using pre-cut stencils

‘Betrayal’ Panel Discussion

English literature A level students were treated to a rare and insightful panel discussion on Tuesday afternoon by two leading actors from the cast of Pinter’s ‘Betrayal’, performed at the Hampton Hill theatre last September 2016. Guy Holloway (Robert) invited fellow actor Steve Webb (Jerry) to...

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Y3 Activities Day

For their Activities Day, the Y3 children enjoyed a fun cooking experience even preparing their own lunch from scratch which was delicious!

They also learnt how to make informed choices about diet and healthy food such as cooking fresh vegetables and eating tasty fruit.

Y1 and Y2 Activities Day

The Year 1 and Year 2 children had an amazing Activities Day! They cooked delicious pizzas at Pizza Express and had a lot of fun together playing in the beautiful Magic Garden of Hampton Court Palace.

Year 6 Netball Team

On Tuesday 10 October, the Y6 netball team played in a match against the U11C team from Newland House School.

It has been great to see the girls’ enthusiasm for netball continue to grow this year, as numerous breaks and lunch times are spent on the netball court practising their shooting, footwork... and ball skills. Eager to return to the court after a long rest over the summer, the girls played with determination and focus to gain possession of the ball for the majority of the game.

The HCH girls dominated the game throughout all four quarters. Although, during the first quarter, the girls began to follow the ball around the court, rather than finding space and passing into it. However, as the game progressed, it was clear to see that they were trying to make accurate passes into space, which allowed the ball to travel efficiently into the circle, where Ana managed to score 4 goals in total.

A great success considering it was their first match of the season, followed by a lovely sociable tea between the two teams!

Team: Stacy (Captain), Lily, Ana, Maria, Julie, Zara, Vivian and Savannah.

Player of the match: Ana

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Times Tables Semi-Final

Monday saw the first Times Tables Semi-Final of 2017. Whilst the Year 3 team was quite giggly, the Year 4 team found the time to argue about 11×11 (no, it is not 122!). Year 5 got straight to the tasks and confidently went through the 300 tasks on the sheet. Years 6 and 7 had members who had already... taken part in previous years and thus were quietly confident to get this done in style and in a good time.

Tuesday will see Years 8-13 and the teachers battling it out to secure their place in Wednesday’s final.

Who will make it?

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