Archive for October, 2013

Maths Challenge Day


Wednesday 23rd October marked the second successful Interhouse Maths competition for our Year 7, 8 , 9 and 10 students.  The day was marked with cheers of support for the house teams and delight for the victorious houses.  The quality of the Maths abilities being demonstrated were amazing and students were very competitive. The event first started… Read the full article

NWHS Students Take A Stand Against Cancer


135 students at North Walsham High School turned their backs on their chairs and took a stand against cancer on Friday – as part of a drive to raise money for Cancer Research UK. The children remained upright throughout the school day as part of the national ‘Stand Up To Cancer!’ event.  Sponsorship money is… Read the full article

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Open Evening: Weds 9th October 6pm – 8pm

Opening Invite 2013

Calling all parents of Year 6 students! Please join us, with your child, at our Open Evening to find out more about what North Walsham High School has to offer. You will have the opportunity to: See the facilities Talk to staff and students See and take part in various activities Hear about our successes… Read the full article

Jasmin Sacrifices Waist-Length Hair To Raise Money For Cancer Charity

Jasmin Smith and her new cropped hair style

A student at North Walsham High School has had her head shaved to raise money for Cancer Research – and to support her younger sister who is undergoing treatment for the condition. Jasmin Smith, 15, has so far raised over £100 from her schoolfriends as a result of the brave stunt – which saw her… Read the full article

German Exchange Students Come Face To Face With Their Own History

The German exchange students with their North Walsham counterparts

Twenty-seven students from Germany came face-to-face with a piece of their home town’s medieval history last week – at Norwich Castle. The students have been visiting Norfolk as part of an exchange between North Walsham High School and the Albert-Shweizer-Realschule in Mayen near Koblenz – the 43rd year that the exchange has run. When North… Read the full article

Get Involved – Your Chance To Have A Say

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The first Parents’ Forum of the new school year took place on Monday 30th, September, with parents representing students in every year group attending to help set the agenda for the coming year.  Now it’s the chance of all parents to get involved and have your say about the issues being discussed. A variety of topics… Read the full article

Year Seven gets baking for MacMillan Cancer Support and raises £175

Cake sale

Year seven students were busy in the kitchen last week, making dozens of cakes at home to sell on the day of the MacMillan Cancer Support Coffee Morning. The children set up a number of stalls around the school to tempt students and teachers alike, with cupcakes proving a particular favourite. The day raised £174.66… Read the full article