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Category: Sports

District Sports 2024

27th June 24

As always our girls did their very best at the District Sports.  The competition was very strong, and despite not coming away with any top places, the girls all gained in experience and enjoyed being part of the Athletics team.  Our highlights were 3rd in the Year 6 javelin, qualifying for the finals in the…

Form II at the Multi-Skills ISA Sports Festival

11th June 24

Congratulations to all of Form II, who were great ambassadors for St Hilda’s at the annual U7 ISA sports festival today.  The girls started the day as they meant to continue – looking smart, excited and alert! Our two teams worked brilliantly together, cheering each other on, shaking hands with the other teams, showing good…

Triathlon at Mill Hill

11th June 24

It was wonderful to see so many girls from Form III-V taking part in the Schools Triathlon at Mill Hill on Sunday.  There were some great names for the teams – the Dazzling Daisies, Sizzling Sausages, Go Bananas, Chicken Nuggets, Poodle Noodles, Funky Four and Speeding Milkshakes!  It was the first triathlon for most and…

U10 Cricket Festival at Haileybury School

7th June 24

Well done to our U10 cricket squad, who enjoyed their afternoon of cricket at the wonderful grounds at Haileybury.  We played against 5 other Independent schools, and finished the afternoon with a win, much to everyone’s delight!   There some big hits, a catch, a run out and a wicket.  The girls learnt a great deal…

ISA Athletics at Bedford

24th May 24

15 girls competed in track and field events at the annual ISA Athletics Championships held at Bedford Athletics Stadium.  Everyone did their best on the day, and although some results are yet to be confirmed, there were some excellent performances in the following events. Year 6 – 2nd in High Jump, 2nd in Shot put,…

Football coaching for Reception and Form I

17th May 24

George Lappas, Director of coaching at Harpenden Colts, came into school today to give our Reception and Form I girls some football coaching.  Everyone did really well with their listening, following instructions and developing their skills.  We all enjoyed it. Let’s hope some of us will join Harpenden Colts in the future!

U11 Cricket at Beechwood Park

15th May 24

16 girls travelled to Beechwood to play cricket against 3 Beechwood U10 sides.  The teams played well; there were some big hits, a wicket or two and great team spirit.  It was a great afternoon of cricket, played in the sunshine in beautiful surroundings.  Well done girls.  

Athletics and Cricket at STAHS

29th April 24

Form V enjoyed a carousel of Athletics events at STAHS last week.  They were put into teams and everyone had a go at Sprints, Throws and Jumps.  The girls also came together at the end for a middle distance run.  St Hilda’s had a great experience competing and navigated their way through some torrential rain…

U9 ISA Netball Festival

22nd March 24

7 of our Form IV girls went off to Abbot’s Hill this morning to play 5 aside netball against 7 other ISA London North Schools.  We played 7 matches, won 5 and lost 2.  We all played in different positions each match and enjoyed watching and supporting each other.  In the afternoon we played 3…

St Hilda’s hockey team in ISA Mixed Hockey Tournament 2024

16th March 24

Our U10 team of girls played brilliantly as a young team against Year 6 mixed sides in an ISA tournament at Old Loughtonians Club.  We entered the competition having never played together and despite our nerves, managed to win two games in the group round.  We qualified for the semi final against Avon House, drew…

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