Royal Academy of Arts – Young Artist Competition

Miss Taylor is delighted to launch this year’s Royal Academy of Art competition. For the last two years, we have been so proud to see HMS pupils’ work displayed in the London gallery. Archie and Callum’s chocolate bar sculpture was on proud display as well as artwork from James and Annabelle.  Could you be the next HMS pupil to have

HMS Library Champions’

HMS Library Champions’ ‘Must Reads’ Bella W in Y8 has written the ninth in our series of book reviews by our fantastic ‘Library Champions’. A copy of the book is available in HMS Library for borrowing. Many thanks to Bella for her recommendation! Happy reading everyone! #Respect #Engage #Aspire

Hexham Wombles

Hexham Wombles – Save the Date! The Hexham Wombles will be holding a litter pick around our school community on Saturday 18th May. It would be great to see lots of our pupils supporting them! #Respect #Engage #Aspire

Owen’s Charity Haircut

Owen in Year 6 has cut off his long hair and donated it to the Little Princess Trust, which makes real hair wigs for children who have lost their hair as a result of cancer treatment. Owen had not cut his hair for around four years, and very much liked it long. He was offered a part in a play

Welcome Back

We hope you enjoyed the Easter break.  We can’t believe it is the start of the Summer Term already, there is lots to look forward to this term. #Respect #Engage #Aspire

Year 8 Art Update

Pupils are creating a shoe design to then create their own 3D footwear. There is going to be a competition across Year 8 for the best shoe design and the creation of the shoe. Prizes will include gift cards – 1st place £20, 2nd place 3rd place £5. The whole school will have a chance to vote for the best

HMS Council

The HMS Council met this week to provide an update on what pupils feel is going well and what could be further developed in our school. We value how our representational system of democracy allows pupils to come together as a forum to share these views and opinions. Thank you to the Pupil Leadership Team for helping to facilitate the

Newcastle University Challenge ’24 – Maths Success!

Congratulations to Noah, Lucia, Evie and Sarah for their participation in the Newcastle University Challenge ’24 and have been awarded a prize or certificate. Out of 613 entries, only 33 prizes and 32 certificates were granted, making this accomplishment truly remarkable! The pupils are invited to attend an awards evening at Newcastle University where they will be presented with their