Holme Grange to Extend Age Range to 16 (GCSE) from September 2015

We are delighted to announce that we are extending the age range of our school up to 16, which will provide pupils with education up to GCSE. The school has been extremely successful and currently offers a unique educational experience for children between 3 and 13 (Year 8) and the first Year 9 children will be … Continued

Holme Grange U12 make the IAPS National Final!

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

Pupils ‘Stuff the Butchers’ in the Stafford Winter Show Sausage Comp!

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

Quiz Club Competition Results

    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.  

U11 Boys ISA Rugby

“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

Burley Lodge Interschool Competition

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.      

NACE – We have been re-accredited!

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

Golf success

  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

Visit from GB Hockey player

This week we welcomed hockey player Sam Ward.  Sam made his international debut in 2014 and played for Great Britain in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. Sam ran a training session for our senior hockey players running through several field hockey ball techniques and finishing with a short match.  In the evening Sam joined our … Continued

Our First GCSE Result are “Excellent!”

Our GCSE results – the first for Holme Grange – were excellent, only two Y11 pupils but some of the Y10 students, and one Y9 also took examinations this summer. The press warned us the results could be down this year and that the higher grades were going to be even harder to achieve. I … Continued