News archive November 2009

Lower School pupils walk for charity

30 November 2009

Lower School pupils walk for charity

To celebrate the end of exam week on Friday, the Lower School pupils participated in a sponsored walk in aid of the school's nominated charities for 2009/10. The fancy dress theme for  > more

Musicians help raise money for GOSH

24 November 2009

Haileybury musicians were able to support Great Ormond Street Hospital on Thursday, 19 November with an unusual concert in London. Pupils from both Haileybury and Richard Hale School merged forces with the soprano soloist, Lucy Taylor and the Brentwood British Legion Youth Band (who blasted out a fanfare to commence the festivities) to perform an all-Mozart programme to an audience that included Mayors, dignitaries and the Alderman of the City. The concert, performed at The City of London School, included concertos, sonatas, choral  > more

Elizabeth wins MVP award

24 November 2009

Elizabeth Edgley (Aby) was named Most Valuable Player for Haileybury at the Under 15 Herts Indoor County lacrosse tournament, which took place last Friday. She won the award for her outstanding attacking drives and goals as well as for solid defensive play throughout the evening. The team played extremely well and produced some excellent scores, winning three matches and losing three overall. Results included: Abbots Hill - won 5 - 4 St Margaret's Bushey - won 5 - 0 Haberdashers, Elstree - won 5- 3 St George's Harpenden - lost 0 -6 St Albans  > more

ISFA quarters set for 9 December

24 November 2009

The quarter final of the Rensburg Sheppards Under 13 ISFA Cup against City of London School is to be played on Wednesday, 9 December. Kick-off - at the City of London School - is at 1.50pm and all support is welcome!  > more

Pupils perform at Song and Piano concert

18 November 2009

Pupils perform at Song and Piano concert

On Tuesday, 17 November, Haileybury's Music Department held their annual Song and Piano concert. The audience was treated to a plethora of delights from Rock to Baroque, with performances  > more

Tickets available for Brocket Consort concert

17 November 2009

The Brocket Consort, directed by Quentin Thomas, are performing their annual Evening of Carols and Readings in Haileybury Chapel at 8pm on Saturday, 19 December in aid of the Haileybury Youth Trust and Magwa Primary School. This will be a superb line-up and is for a great cause. Tickets are £12 and can be ordered from Jane Colston: or 01438 829088.  > more

Under 13 boys reach ISFA quarters

16 November 2009

The undefeated Lower School Under 13A team last week played in the 3rd round of the ISFA Rensberg Sheppard U13 Cup against Highfield School in Hamsphire, beating them 2-1. The Haileybury boys played some intelligent football in some extremely testing weather conditions and took the lead after just two minutes, working the ball at speed from right to left and through for Callum Scutt who finished emphatically into the far side netting. Highfield then proceeded to place 10 players behind the ball as they played up the slope and into the  > more

Pupils attend MUN conference in Athens

4 November 2009

A group of Haileybury pupils attended the DSAMUN09 conference in Athens over half term. One of the delegates, Harry Sheehan, writes of the experience: "The Athens conference is very different from all of the other MUN conferences attended by Haileybury delegates. Aside from the fact that it is in Greece, we are always surprised by the differences in style and the flow of the conference. However, neither of these seemed to pose any difficulty for the Haileybury contingent. From my position as a Judge in the International Court of Justice,  > more

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