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Happy Valentine's Day from the HOHS art room!

These sweetly sculptured messages, perfect for Valentine’s Day, were spotted in the art room last week – about 25cm diameter and definitely calorie-free! Made last summer by our Year 9 group, you can see more in our archives here.


MP3 Amps

Students solder together an amplifier kit with speaker, switch, LED and aux cable before designing and making the packaging  for fans of a chosen musical genre from plywood, acrylic and vinyl using CAD/CAM and hand tools.

Student Work

Year 9 have the Blues

Year 9’s focus in music for the first half of this term has been the Blues, its history, development, influence,  and, of course, the music. They have listened to traditional Blues played and sung by Robert Johnson as well as more contemporary Blues performed by Jools Holland and have looked at the structure of the Blues. 44 more words


Zondle 19th century

Feeling stuck with 19th century language and literature? Wish you could access some super helpful resources and games?

Wish no more!

Click the link below and learn more about 19th century literature and language! 8 more words

Year 10

How to write descriptively - Nalo Hopkinson

The point of fiction is to cast a spell, a momentary illusion that you are living in the world of the story. But as a writer, how do you suck your readers into your stories in this way? 19 more words

Year 13

Weather // Teru Teru Bozu

Have you ever wished for good weather? Maybe for a sports day, birthday party, or a day out at the beach? In Japan, many people wish for good weather with Teru Teru Bozu! 97 more words