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News archive April 2013

The King in the Car Park

30 April 2013

The King in the Car Park

An audience of over 500 pupils, staff and visitors from far and wide flocked to hear Professor A J Pollard deliver a fascinating lecture yesterday evening, on the life and reputation of England's  > more

Haileybury Winners of Inaugural Girls' Football Tournament

30 April 2013

Haileybury Winners of Inaugural Girls' Football Tournament

The College welcomed five teams to the inaugural Haileybury U18 Girls' Football Tournament on Saturday – and our girls were the first winners of the Haileybury Cup! Master i/c  > more

National Success for Hockey Players

29 April 2013

National Success for Hockey Players

Haileyburians continue to prove their mettle in the national arena. Middles (Year 10) pupil Lucy Price has been featured on the England Hockey website following her fantastic scoring contribution  > more

Year 5s Take on Haileybury Maths Challenge

29 April 2013

Year 5s Take on Haileybury Maths Challenge

Twenty-one schools - one hundred pupils in total - attended Haileybury's first ever Year 5 Maths Challenge last week, with Charlotte House Prep, Palmers Green School and Loyola Prep each  > more

Traditional and Inspirational - Haileybury at BBC School Choir of the Year 2013 semi-finals

29 April 2013

If you missed our Chamber Choir's exceptional performances at the BBC Songs of Praise School Choir of the Year 2013 semi finals, broadcast earlier this month, they can be viewed here. Haileybury Inspirational Hymn - Put on the Armour Haileybury Traditional Hymn - Be Still For the Presence of the Lord  > more

Take Part in Haileybury's Singing Weekend, 4-5 May

29 April 2013

Take Part in Haileybury's Singing Weekend, 4-5 May

Saturday 4 May, 10am, to Sunday 5 May (finishes at 2pm)Big School, Bradby Hall, Chapel and other venues VOCES8 Alexander & Joanna L'Estrange Sarah Fox & James  > more

School Service, Sunday 28 April, 10.30am

26 April 2013

Parents are warmly invited to attend the School Service which will be held in Chapel at 10.30am this Sunday morning. The preacher will be the Chaplain, the Revd Chris Briggs. Refreshments will be served in the Master's Lodge after the service. There will be a retiring collection in aid of the three school charities: Haileybury Youth Trust, the Bobath Centre, and Isabel Hospice in Welwyn Garden City.  > more

Haileybury to Host English Racketlon Championships, 11-12 May

26 April 2013

Haileybury to Host English Racketlon Championships, 11-12 May

We are delighted to announce that Haileybury, alongside the English Racketlon Association, is hosting the English Racketlon Championships 2013 which will take place on Saturday 11 and Sunday  > more

Haileyburians Selected for County Netball Squads

23 April 2013

Haileyburians Selected for County Netball Squads

At the recent Hertfordshire County Netball Screening trials, postponed due to the snowy weather, three Haileybury girls were selected for County squads. Congratulations to Isabel Stibbs  > more

Tweeting to Successful Studying

19 April 2013

Many Haileyburians will have spent the Easter break revising for their examinations, but how many will have 'put it off until tomorrow', only to find the beginning of the Summer Term has arrived all too soon? Haileybury, in collaboration with Elevate Education, a study skills provider, has been tweeting reminders and revision advice throughout the Easter holidays to help pupils study effectively. Deputy Head (Academic) Simon Smith has written about the role of Twitter as a revision aid in Education Today. The article can be read online  > more

Haileybury Chefs Continue Their Award-Winning

15 April 2013

Haileybury Chefs Continue Their Award-Winning

Five Chefs from Haileybury competed in the Wessex Salon Culinaire competition in Hampshire earlier this month with every one of them achieving at least two awards. Accompanied by Mike Hodges,  > more

Religious Studies Trip Returns from India

15 April 2013

The Fifths' and Lower Sixths' ten-day trip to India during the Easter break proved something of a spiritual adventure for the pupils involved, accompanied by Rev Briggs and RS teacher and Hailey HM Mrs Alison Baker. Mrs Baker said of their travels: "India is an assault on the senses with life lived on the streets and the whole country brimming with things to see and experience. We went to four centres; each was awe-inspiring and amazing." The trip included a visit to the beautiful Mogul Jama Masjid Mosque in Delhi, the largest  > more

Book now for Activity Week 2013, 12-16 August, for all 8-13 year olds

2 April 2013

Book now for Activity Week 2013, 12-16 August, for all 8-13 year olds

Bookings are now being taken for Activity Week 2013, open to all girls and boys aged 8-13, regardless of affiliation to Haileybury. Visit the Activity Week page for full details and to download  > more

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