Supporting Important Causes

20th February 2019

Each spring, our four house captains promote four charities – the rest of the school then chooses one to support for the following twelve months. Since spring 2018, Holy Cross…

Tucking into a ‘French Breakfast’

15th February 2019

Our annual French Breakfast is always a highlight of the spring term, and this year’s was no exception. Dressed in the colours of the French flag to celebrate the occasion,…

Waste not, want not!

13th February 2019

Last week was ‘Waste Week’, an annual initiative that encourages us all to think about (and reduce) the amount we throw away each day.   Our Eco Club opened proceedings…

Celebrating Safer Internet Day

8th February 2019

Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, Safer Internet Day provides an opportunity for us all to think about our digital experiences.   This important day is…

Scientific and Terrific!

5th February 2019

“On Monday 4th February 2019, year 5 went on a school trip to Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium. We were looking at our current topic in Science: space! First on…

Fun at the FOHC Disco

4th February 2019

Dressed head-to-toe in tropical-inspired costumes, from flower garlands (known as a lei) to grass skirts, the girls enjoyed a fun-filled evening at the annual disco, hosted by the Friends of…

Looking After our Planet

1st February 2019

Led by Mrs Hewitt, this week’s Eco Club assembly focussed on raising awareness about how much waste we are producing, and how we can make little changes, including reducing the…

Enjoying Music ‘With Nicky’

28th January 2019

Nicola Benedetti, a classical violinist from West Kilbride in Scotland, is one of the most sought-after soloists in the world, as well as a leading advocate for quality music education….

Tate Year 3 Project

25th January 2019

On Friday morning, Y3 and Y3P took part in a unique London-based arts project, headed up by Turner Prize and Oscar-winning artist, Steve McQueen. Big, bold and ambitious, this fascinating…

Y3 Assembly: Teaching Resilience through British Values

17th January 2019

This morning’s wonderful assembly, hosted by Y3, focussed on the importance of demonstrating resilience in the face of adversity, promoting British values such as perseverance and a strong work ethic,…