Archive for June, 2015

NWHS Leavers Do It In Style At Prom

James Spragg, Ayesha Harris, Sophie Mcginnis, James Basset

A pink tuk-tuk, an ice cream van, American muscle cars, several Bentleys and a huge truck were among the ways that North Walsham High School leavers arrived at Northrepps Cottage on Friday (26th June) for the now traditional Prom. Over 100 Year 11 students celebrated the end of their exams in style, donning ball gowns… Read the full article

North Walsham High School Unveils New Student Leadership Team

The new North Walsham High School student leadership team

North Walsham High School has announced the appointment of its student leadership team for the next year – following a rigorous ‘job interview’ style selection process. The new head boy and head girl, along with their five deputies, will take a leading role in school affairs, as well as representing the school in the wider… Read the full article

Gifted And Talented Students Discover Japan At UEA


On Thursday 11th June, students of the ‘Da Vinci’ club went to University of East Anglia to participate in ‘Discover Japan’. There were several other schools invited to the event and the students took part in different workshops which included, karaoke and origami, taiko (Japanese drums), calligraphy, history and heritage, language and culture and art.… Read the full article

North Walsham Students Say ‘Thank You’ To Teachers In Teacher Of The Year Awards

NWHS Teacher of the Year Emma Walker (centre) with assistant head Paul Clark and head teacher Craoline Brooker

A geography teacher has won a ‘Teacher of the Year’ Award, following a poll at North Walsham High School which gave students and teaching colleagues the chance to say thank you to staff members who had gone the extra mile for them. Emma Walker was one of four teachers singled out for praise in the… Read the full article

North Walsham Teenager Bids For Teen Beauty Contest Final

Summer Waugh

A North Walsham teenager has made it through to the semi-finals of a national teen beauty competition – and now she needs Norfolk to get voting to help her make it through to the Grand Final in Blackpool in October. 14 year-old Summer Waugh, a year 9 student at North Walsham High School, is one… Read the full article

New Year 9 Student Advisers Team

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This week the newly appointed Student Advisers team from year 9 had some intense training (as well as some great doughnuts) as part of their preparation for the year 6 Induction Days this month. They will also be helping our new year 7s to settle into the High School next term . Mrs Fretwell was… Read the full article

7EN1 Get Cooking


Year seven have been working on non-fiction texts, including leaflets, instructions and recipes. After studying a range of different cookery books and television programmes they decided to have a go at creating their own cookery book for the class. Students had to select their favourite recipe that they have some sort of special connection with,… Read the full article

North Walsham Student Plays Football For England

Lauren Hemp web

A North Walsham schoolgirl has made her full international football debut for England – playing two matches for England U15s against the Netherlands over the half-term break. 14-year-old Lauren Hemp has been training with the U15s squad for some time, and with their first fixture since May 2014, she was finally able to receive a cap for the… Read the full article