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News archive December 2017

Celebrating Autumn Term achievements

20 December 2017

Celebrating Autumn Term achievements

A special Lists celebrating many of the successes of the Autumn Term - from academic work to sport, music and drama - was held on Friday 15 December.All Middle School and Sixth Form pupils gathered  > more

End of season update for the girls’ hockey 1st XI

19 December 2017

End of season update for the girls’ hockey 1st XI

The girls’ 1st XI hockey team has had a brilliant season, losing only two of their 13 matches and scoring 43 goals. The girls are through to the last eight of the Independent Schools'  > more

Christmas greetings from HYT

18 December 2017

Christmas greetings from HYT

In the words of the Haileybury Youth Trust (HYT), 2017 has been "the most exciting year" in the charity's decade of working in Uganda. Highlights include winning a prestigious Ashden  > more

Lower School singing a Christmas carol

15 December 2017

As it is the last day of term before Christmas, we thought we would share this beautiful and suitably festive audio recording of the talented Lower School choir singing In the Bleak Midwinter.  > more

New Science Atrium

15 December 2017

New Science Atrium

If you have been to the Science School recently, you will have noticed that it has a beautiful new Atrium. Mr Arthur Kattavenos, Haileybury’s Head of Science, explains more about the new addition which  > more

Lacrosse 1st team unbeaten this term

15 December 2017

Lacrosse 1st team unbeaten this term

Christmas congratulations to the players in the lacrosse 1st team who are ending the year on a high after being unbeaten all term. Captained by Lucy White and Chloe Landymore, the team has  > more

GSK Go4SET Challenge

14 December 2017

GSK Go4SET Challenge

Haileybury’s Physics Department was invited to enter two teams of pupils into the GSK Go4SET Challenge at the end of the last academic year.The ten-week challenge, run by global healthcare  > more

1st XV Top 10 Daily Mail Rugby Trophy

14 December 2017

1st XV Top 10 Daily Mail Rugby Trophy

Following a superb season, the rugby 1st XV has finished in the Top 10 of the Daily Mail Schools Rugby Trophy.Described by Fifteen Rugby as “another of this year’s big climbers”,  > more

CCF promotions

13 December 2017

CCF promotions

Congratulations to our Sixth Form CCF cadets who have been awarded promotions. The Master, Mr Collier, attended the weekly CCF parade on 22 November (pictured) in his capacity as Head of  > more

Carols at Wareside Church

12 December 2017

Carols at Wareside Church

Haileybury’s Chapel Choir and the Lower School Chamber Choir spread some festive joy in the local community on Friday 8 December.Conducted by Director of Music Mr Andrew O’Brien, the  > more

School bus update

12 December 2017

Updated at 13:30 on Tuesday 12 December: With the forecast for improved weather over the remainder of the week, the school buses will be back to running as normal from this evening, Tuesday 12 December.   > more

100 years ago today

11 December 2017

100 years ago today

On this day, 100 years ago, Old Haileyburian General Sir Edmund Allenby played an important role in history and in the course of World War One. Haileybury’s Archivist, Mr Toby Parker, explains  > more

Snow Update

10 December 2017

Updated Sunday at 20:00 We are sorry to inform you that due to the poor road conditions the school buses have been cancelled for tomorrow morning, Monday 11 December. A decision regarding Monday evening’s bus run will be made at 1pm tomorrow. We are sorry to announce that the Carol Services which were due to take place at 3.00pm and 7.00pm today (Sunday) have been cancelled due to the weather. The HPA Mistletoe and Lanterns dinner which was due to take place this evening has also been cancelled. The School will be open and operating as per  > more

Lower School Autumn Concert

8 December 2017

Lower School Autumn Concert

The Lower School pupils put on a spectacular show in their Autumn Concert on Monday 4 December.Families, pupils and staff were treated to a special evening of music making in Bradby Hall.  > more

Rugby 1st XV County Cup winners’ third year running

7 December 2017

Rugby 1st XV County Cup winners’ third year running

There was plenty of excitement at Hertford Rugby Club last night as the players in our 1st XV rugby team were crowned county champions for the third year in a row. Playing against Watford  > more

Romeo and Juliet

4 December 2017

Romeo and Juliet

The Ayckbourn Theatre was transformed into a futuristic and dystopian world last week for the spetacular Senior School production of Romeo and Juliet.A re-telling of the Shakespeare classic,  > more

1st XV on their way to County Cup Finals

2 December 2017

1st XV on their way to County Cup Finals

Haileybury's 1st XV delivered a convincing win in the County Cup Semi-finals today, with a final score of 50-17 against Bishop's Stortford High School. The team is looking forward to  > more

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