Many congratulations to all the Finding Futures children who graduated on Tuesday 6th February. All the children have progressed enormously since September improving skills such as communication, self-awareness, confidence and resilience. They have had regular coaching sessions with experienced coaches who have encouraged all the children to make targets to achieve over the six month … Continued
Holme Grange pupils involved in the Finding Futures programme with Yes Futures, spent the day at the Hewlett Packard offices in Bracknell last week. This trip is their ‘World of Work’ experience and is designed to give the students an experience of specific place of work. Ten children from another Primary school taking part in … Continued
Anxiety and depression are among the most common emotional problems experienced by children and young people 50% of adult mental illness starts before the age of 15 10% of children and young people (aged 5-16 years) have a clinically diagnosable mental problem Boys were more likely than girls to have a mental disorder (11% compared with … Continued
On Friday 24th November our U12 girls took park in the IAPS National Finals up in Ipswich. The girls were incredible throughout the day and conducted themselves in a mature and professional manor. They played 6 games in the group stages, winning 4, drawing 1 and losing just 1 game. They ended second in their … Continued
A small group of Holme Grange Pupils attended the Stafford Winter Show to see the livestock being shown and take part in a sausage making competition run by the Junior Pig Club. The children watched a demonstration from the butcher on how to make good quality sausages using top quality meat and then went on … Continued
Congratulations to Sachin, Thomas, Nicolas and Mert for achieving 3rd place today at the local heats for the Quiz Club Science Championship Competition at St John Beaumont School – Windsor! There was a great deal of stiff competition from prominent local schools and the boys did us very proud.
“There is no shortcut for hard work that leads to effectiveness. You must stay disciplined because most of the work is behind the scenes.” On Friday the 3rd of November, a strong 12 man squad journeyed to Bedford Athletic Rugby Club, to compete in the ISA National Rugby Tournament. Each member of the squad committed … Continued
On Saturday 14 October the Holme Grange Equestrian Team entered Burley Lodge’s Interschool Dressage competition together with other local schools Reddam House, Yateley Manor, Crossfields and Sherffield. Erin on Guinness, achieved 2nd place and Max, on Rusty, achieved 3rd place in his class.
We are delighted to announce that we have been re-accredited with the NACE Challenge Award for excellence in provision for More Able and Talented Pupils. Re-accreditation of this Award is given for sustaining high quality work by the whole school, teachers and governors, in challenging all pupils, including those with high abilities, to achieve their … Continued
On Friday 6th October, the sun was shining as Oliver and Sebastian, both year 7, represented Holme Grange at the ISA London West Golf competition. The boys played at Huntswood, which neither of them had played before, and should be very proud of themselves as Oliver won the competition overall and Sebastian finished in … Continued