Archive for March, 2017

“Work Out What You Want To Do – And Just Do It” Former Paralympic Swimmer Tells North Walsham Students

Paralympic swimmer Fran Williamson pictured speaking to NWHS students at the school's Atrium

“It always seems impossible until it’s done” – that was the inspirational message given to an audience of Year 10 students in North Walsham by retired paralympic swimmer Fran Williamson. The five-time world champion was visiting North Walsham High School as part of the Sky Sports Living For Sport initiative, which sees athletes go into… Read the full article

NWHS Presents Blood Brothers Revisited


Join us for our 2017 production of Blood Brothers revisited. Shows are Tuesday 28th March and Wednesday 29th March at 7.30pm. Tickets will be available on the door only and are priced at £4 Adult and £2 U16s. The show takes place in the school’s Atrium Theatre and doors open at 7pm. We look forward… Read the full article

Statement On The Closure Of Arts North Norfolk


Following the statement from Arts North Norfolk announcing that the charity is to close, Neil Powell, head teacher at North Walsham High School, said: “We are sad to hear of the closure of Arts North Norfolk, which has made a great contribution to the cultural life of North Walsham since it was set up. “Arts… Read the full article

North Walsham Students Enjoy Gig By Rising Star

Tom Ryder performing at The Atrium at NWHS

300 North Walsham school students enjoyed a concert by an up and coming singer-songwriter at the school’s Atrium. Essex-born Tom Ryder performed a number of songs including his new single ‘Here We Go Again’, as well as sharing his own experiences of cyber bullying and exam pressures. The 27-year-old described how the pressure to perform… Read the full article

Parents’ Forum – Tuesday 21st March @ 6pm


Join us for Parents’ Forum on Tuesday 21st March at 6pm in the Atrium. We will be discussing school uniform and taking questions from you about issues you may want to discuss. Parents’ Forum is open to all Parents/Carers and we welcome you all.  

North Walsham Students Get Lesson In Politics In The Cradle Of Democracy

NWHS Year 9 students in the Houses of Parliament

Students from North Walsham have been learning about democracy at the heart of where it all happens – at the Houses of Parliament. Twenty-two Year 9 students from North Walsham High School travelled to the capital for a tour of the seat of UK government, and to take part in a workshop on campaigning. The… Read the full article

Warhammer Club takes part in school’s Tournament

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Students from North Walsham High School’s Warhammer Club took part in a local schools tournament on Sunday 5th March. Gianni Whitwood, Gethin Clark, Louis Lunn and Jayson Allen (all Year 10) brought their armies, that they assembled and painted themselves, to battle Bungay High School. In true warrior style, the team won 6 of the… Read the full article