News and events

Alfie Richards secures place at the prestigious NYMT

Alfie Richards secures place at the prestigious NYMT

Alfie Richards was offered a part in the National Youth Music Theatre production of ‘Sunday in the Park with George’, which was performed at The Other Palace Theatre, London in August. An inspiring experience Alfie will never forget.

PTA Christmas Dinner Dance

PTA Christmas Dinner Dance

Come and join in the festive celebrations with the PTA Christmas Dinner Dance at the Majestic Hotel on Friday 15 December. Make sure you book early to avoid disappointment.

PTA 50/50 club

PTA 50/50 club

The PTA are excited to launch this year’s 50/50 club where you have the opportunity to fund raise for the school as well as win yourself!
Deadline to sign up is 3rd November.

An evening of wine tasting

An evening of wine tasting

Friday 13th October, 7.30pm-10.30pm
Come and sample a diverse range of wines from dry whites, to deep fruity reds, to the odd unusual tipple thrown in to test your tasting skills.
£10 a ticket.

Sixth annual careers fair

Sixth annual careers fair

Wednesday 8 November, 7pm-8.30pm.
All HGS students and parents welcome.
A fantastic opportunity to learn more about a variety of careers and professions which students could consider for the future

Family music concert with Northern Harmony

Family music concert with Northern Harmony

A fantastic opportunity to celebrate music in a family concert with the prestigious US choral group ‘Northern Harmony’.
Tuesday 19th September at 7pm in the Main Hall. Tickets £5 each, all are welcome.

GCSE Results 2017

GCSE Results 2017

We are incredibly pleased with how our students have performed this year in their GCSE examinations. Progress in English and Maths has remained high with 84% of our students having secured the grades 9 to 4 in both English and Maths. The results in both English and Maths far exceed the national figures and reflect a truly outstanding performance this year. 

A Level Results 2017

A Level Results 2017

Sixth Form students have achieved exceptional results with 61% of all A Level grades being at A*-B. This demonstrates an outstanding performance from a Sixth Form which prides itself on its inclusivity and comprehensive intake, with 96% of all exam entries achieved at A*-D. In addition, an impressive 31% of grades were A*-A.

End of year message

End of year message

The end-of-year message from Richard Sheriff, Headteacher, summarising 2016-17 and touching on the year ahead 2017-18.