Whole School News

Summer Club 2019

  What an exciting two weeks we’ve had in Summer Club 2019. During our fun-packed first week we enjoyed craft work and activities on the following topics: Hedgehogs and Owls, Seaside, Mini Beasts, Sports Day and Superheroes and Pirates. We also enjoyed water play in the sprinkler, talent shows, party games, indoor and outdoor play …

Henry Moore Foundation

We spent a lovely sunny day at the Henry Moore foundation learning about the artist and his works. One of the highlights was a chance to view an exhibition of his drawings. We were particularly keen to see his drawings made during his time as a war artist. The girls had a guided tour around …

ISA Draw Your School Competition

Jennie – Form VI – Second place KS2 We were very excited to learn that Jennie’s beautiful pen and ink drawing of St Hilda’s won second place in the recent ‘Draw Your School’ Competition. Well done to Jennie!

Form I News 21st June 2019

We have had another fun filled week this week, culminating in Rosie being Headmistress for the day on Friday. Rosie decided that we could all wear non-uniform for a donation to Child Bereavement UK. We were also treated to a packet of Haribo each – thank you Rosie!. Lunchtime brought another treat… Chocolate sponge with …

Art Success at Ayot

Congratulations to a member of Form VI for taking the first prize in the Ayot St Lawrence Children’s Art competition at the weekend. The theme for the competition was ‘Summer Holidays’ and the pupil created a lovely piece or artwork incorporating painting and collage techniques. Our Form VI pupil was presented with her prize at …

Royal Academy Art Show Success

Many congratulations to Hannah in Form III who has had a piece of work accepted for the Young Artists Summer Show at the Royal Academy in London. We are all really excited about such an achievement. Hannah’s work called ‘dropped ice cream’ hung in the RA’s Young Artists’ Summer Show between 13 July and 4 August …

Cranedale Trip

The girls in Form V enjoyed a wonderful week at the Cranedale Centre in North Yorkshire at the end of May.  Activities included orienteering, birdwatching on the cliffs, rock pool scavenge, stream dipping and river observations, exploring the moors and games.  We learnt about rock formations and adaptations of animals and plants to habitats.  We …

Grafham Water

Form IV had a fantastic three days at our Grafham Water residential. We challenged ourselves and had fun at the same time.

Hatfield House Trip

We had a lovely day at Hatfield House. The day began with a quick photo shoot under the amazing wisteria growing near to the Palace. We then had a tour of the house. We sat at the banqueting table in the Great Hall an saw the Rainbow Portrait of Queen Elizabeth 1. On our way …

Form VI Visit France

The girls in Form VI spent a wonderful week in Normandy having lots of fun and improving their French.  We visited the Mont St Michel, the Bayeux tapestry and a Goat farm, bought our lunch at a local market, enjoyed French food and took part in lots of outdoor activities.  Lots of memories to treasure …