News and events

Can you help support a child with their online learning?

Can you help support a child with their online learning?

Please help support children with their online learning through this pandemic either by donating an unwanted laptop or tablet and/or by donating to cover the cost of refurbishing the devices. Each laptop or tablet will be given free to a child in need.

Sixth Form Virtual Open Event

Sixth Form Virtual Open Event

Please click through to hear from our Headteacher and Director of Sixth Form, learn about the wide range of courses on offer, meet our students and experience our first class facilities via a 3d walkaround tour.

Sixth Form Live Q&A – 8th February at 6pm

Sixth Form Live Q&A – 8th February at 6pm

Are you still considering your Sixth Form study options but have unanswered questions? Join Mr Renton and Mr Twitchin on Monday 8th February for a Live Q&A where you can find out everything you want to know about life in our Sixth Form.

Year 9 options

Year 9 options

Welcome, within this section you’ll find all the information you need to help guide you and your child in making the right decisions for their year 9 options including a welcome video, subject videos, the options booklet and choices form.

Prestigious Arkwright Scholarship awarded

Prestigious Arkwright Scholarship awarded

Congratulations to Jack Pearce in year 12, who was recently awarded the Arkwright Engineering Scholarship, the most prestigious scholarship of its type in the UK to inspire and nurture students to be the country’s future leaders of the Engineering profession.

Our new student entrance, atrium and classrooms

Our new student entrance, atrium and classrooms

The stunning new build connects different sections of the school, eases congestion, creates a really exciting student atrium entrance and also provides three state-of-the-art classrooms, an office and meeting space.

End of term message from Neil Renton

End of term message from Neil Renton

Neil Renton and all at HGS would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and to thank you for your support throughout these challenging times. Stay safe, happy and healthy.

Virtual Christmas concert

Virtual Christmas concert

The Music Faculty would like to present the 2020 Christmas Concert done virtually this year, please take a listen to our very talented students performing individually and in ensembles, Merry Christmas!

PTA Christmas Day balloon race

PTA Christmas Day balloon race

Following on from the huge success of the Halloween virtual balloon race we have decided to run another one for Christmas, this virtual balloon Race will launch from Santa’s Village in Lapland on 25 December. Join in and buy your balloons here…

PTA Virtual Christmas Market

PTA Virtual Christmas Market

We are delighted to bring you the HGS PTA Virtual Christmas Market. Click through to see the brochure offering a range of Christmas gifts, beauty products, food and drink and other lovely items all from local businesses.