Oldham Hulme Grammar School
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Here are some social media highlights from the school in December. https://t.co/VHnlvM0zPG2 days ago
Excellent win in the Oldham Schools' Cup for the 1stXI on Friday. They defeated Blue Coat School 2-1.2 days ago
Rehearsals for this year’s show Evita now in full swing. #youththeatre.1 week ago
Another good win in the ESFA Cup for our footballers. The U12s won 5-3 in Southport today to progress to the last 16 of the competition.1 week ago
Congratulations to former pupil Jessica Fullalove @Fullalove_ who has been selected in the England swimming squad for this year’s Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast.1 week ago
Excellent win in the ESFA Cup for the U15 footballers on Friday. They defeated St. Anne’s Academy Rochdale 2-1 and now progress to the quarter-finals of this national competition.1 week ago
Nursery & Infants Open Morning this Saturday (6th) 10-11am. Come and explore our Winter Wonderland. Let us know you are attending by emailing admissions@ohgs.co.uk2 weeks ago
It’s not too late to register for the Year 7 Entrance Examination on 17th January. Contact admissions@ohgs.co.uk for registration and details of our scholarship and bursary schemes.2 weeks ago
Happy New Year! Looking forward to welcoming staff and pupils back tomorrow. Remember it’s a Week A (and a Wednesday)!2 weeks ago
@OHGSPrep Mrs Knott. We’re not jealous any more... it’s snowing in Oldham!1 month ago
Congratulations to former pupil Jessica Fullalove @Fullalove_ who has won the 100m Backstroke at the Swim England National Winter Championships.1 month ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Starting ski lesson 1 for the beginners. #OHGSPrepSkiTrip2017 https://t.co/KoBtbldp961 month ago
Best wishes to our Juniors pupils and staff who have departed on their ski trip today. Have fun!1 month ago
I would like to wish all pupils, staff, parents and friends of the school a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.1 month ago
Very good to see so many of last year’s Year 13 last night to receive their A Level certificates at our Presentation Evening. It will be great to see you all at future alumni events.1 month ago
Juniors Christmas Concert tonight was brilliant. The playing and singing were superb. Very well done to all our pupils, staff @OHGSPrep and @OHGSMusic1 month ago
Year 13 Drama students produced an excellent performance of Ashgirl for their assessed piece tonight. Well done to the whole team @DramaOHGS1 month ago
School carol service at St. Ann’s Manchester was lovely tonight. Very well done to @OHGSMusic, the choir and the readers. Great to be joined by so many alumni.1 month ago
Looking forward to our next Christmas musical events. Our Carol Service at St. Ann’s Manchester on Sunday and the Juniors Concert on Tuesday night.1 month ago
Very well done to all the Nursery & Infants children and the staff... The Christmas concert was fabulous this morning!1 month ago
Year 9 netballers also enjoyed success this week with a 20-9 win against Saddleworth.2 months ago
Last night’s Winter Concert was fabulous. Many congratulations to all of the performers and to @OHGSMusic. The range and quality of the performances were stunning.2 months ago
Busy day for school music. Lots of pupils taking ABRSM exams; Infants practising for their concert in the Main Hall; Winter Concert at 7pm tonight.2 months ago
Another good week for our netballers. The U15s defeated Ashville College in the England Independent Schools Cup. U12s and U13s recorded good wins v Crompton House.2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Our swimmers enjoyed the AJIS swimming gala today. Congrats to: Harrison B on winning the U10 ind. medley; Emma G on winning…2 months ago
RT @OHGSClassics: Hulme mock trial team with their prizes. https://t.co/4rbT85MDJy2 months ago
All welcome at our Winter Concert 7pm on Thursday in the Main Hall. The choir, brass band, woodwind group and various soloists will be performing.2 months ago
To all of you who threw sponges at the Christmas Fair I will not forget!2 months ago
Excellent HFA Christmas Fair today. Many thanks to the team of parents, staff and pupils who made it happen. Well done @OHGSMusic the choir and band sounded great.2 months ago
Very well done to the Mock Trial team who won their group and were third overall today. Congratulations to Maddie who won the Best Witness Award.2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Lovely to see so many Juniors families visiting the Christmas Fair today. Musical performances from @OHGSMusic were excellent…2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Congratulations to Oscar! He has been competing in the English Individual Biathlon in Birmingham today and has come 7th overa…2 months ago
Just a bit worried about the numbers of staff yesterday asking what time I’ll be in the stocks for “Sponge the teacher”!2 months ago
HFA Christmas Fair at school this afternoon with Christmas weather, cafe, school choir singing and lots of stalls. All are welcome. May even be a visit from Father Christmas!2 months ago
Was fantastic to welcome @ProfBrianCox back to his old school yesterday. He was filming for ABC’s Julia Zemiro’s Home Delivery Series which takes celebrities back to their roots.2 months ago
New U12 team completed a very good week for our netballers yesterday with a 20-7 win against Blue Coat School.2 months ago
Good win for the U14 footballers yesterday: 4-0 v Anthony Gell School Derbyshire in the ESFA Cup.2 months ago
RT @ohgspolitics: Wow! Added the Junior amount to the Senior school amount for the Annie Kenney statue appeal. We have raised over £2000! W…2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: If you haven't yet sent in your Jingle Jangle Jar or donations for the HFA Christmas Fair, please do so tomorrow! Hope to see…2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: FYI- Oldham Schools' Cross Country has been cancelled this Saturday. The park needs to dry out following this week's rain. ☔2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Year 5 & 6 have really enjoyed art sessions with artist Isobel Pickup over the last 2 days. They're working on 2 special art…2 months ago
Well done to the U19 netball team who beat Loughborough High School 51-31 today in the England Independent Schools Cup.2 months ago
Well done to the Juniors boys who have won their swimming gala v Bury GS tonight, winning 13 of the 19 races.2 months ago
RT @OHGS_family: Bring your littles ones to see Santa Claus and his elves at our Christmas Fair! They can make sure he knows what’s on thei…2 months ago
RT @OHGS_family: The OHGS Christmas Fair is for Main School students and families too! Christmas Cafe, Soak the Teacher, chocolate tombola…2 months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Well done to the year 8 boys. Oldham schools volleyball champions. https://t.co/aDus7CCwb82 months ago
U13 netballers also had a good day yesterday with victory over The Grange in the England Independent Schools Cup. Hulme now into the quarter final.2 months ago
U12 footballers back to winning ways with a dramatic 5-4 win after extra time in the ESFA Cup yesterday in Rotherham.2 months ago
RT @ohgspolitics: It was great to have OYC at Hulme today. A lot of interest from our students to be the next generation of OY Councillors.…2 months ago
As part of our local partnership work 32 Year 6 pupils from 5 local primary schools have joined us this afternoon for the first of their weekly “Mastering Maths” sessions.2 months ago
Lovely to welcome some exchange students from Rugao Foreign Language School in Jiangsu Province, China to school today. They are spending the week with us.2 months ago
Year 8 students enjoyed their session learning about CPR today. Many thanks to GM Fire and Rescue Service.2 months ago
Busy day in the Juniors yesterday. Revolution Radio were in school to record the Juniors choir. Will be aired next week.2 months ago
Juniors children enjoyed dressing up and taking part in the fun run yesterday to raise funds for Children in Need. Lots of Pudsey ears on display.2 months ago
Was good to welcome @JimfromOldham to school yesterday morning for a special assembly to mark the end of Parliament week.2 months ago
RT @ohgspolitics: Last couple of days for Parliament week at OHGS. Today and tomorrow we are showing the film Suffragette with free popcorn…2 months ago
Good to see lots of parents and grandparents at our Drop Everything and Read event at Infants this afternoon. Some guest appearances from SMT readers as well!2 months ago
Details of our bursaries and sixth form scholarship scheme will be available at the Open Evening tomorrow.2 months ago
All welcome at our Sixth Form Open Evening tomorrow. Will be a good opportunity to meet the sixth form team and discuss subject choices with staff.2 months ago
Hulme trailed 2-0 with four minutes to go, scored twice to draw level and then won 3-2 after extra time!2 months ago
Fabulous win for the U15 footballers tonight in the last 32 of the ESFA cup against Clitheroe Grammar School.2 months ago
RT @PeerMentorsOHGS: Full house this morning for our Anti-Bullying Week Assembly 👍🏼 @ABAonline #AntiBullyingWeek #AllDifferentAllEqual ht…2 months ago
Well done to the Juniors boys swimmers who ran MGS close tonight in their gala.2 months ago
Was quiet in school today with pupils taking part in a sponsored silence fundraising for Oldham’s Annie Kenney statue.2 months ago
RT @PeerMentorsOHGS: It's Anti Bullying Week and we are doing lots to celebrate being "All Different, All Equal!" #AntiBullyingWeek #Anti2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: The Junior staff team really enjoyed the Sponsored Silence yesterday raising money for the #AnnieKenneyStatue. Y3 Hazel wor…2 months ago
Hulme pupils have voted 62% to 38% in favour of votes at 16 in our school referendum to mark Parliament week. Thank you to Mr Leng for organising it.2 months ago
Congratulations to our U16 netball team who made it through the Greater Manchester nationals qualifying today. Now progress to North West round.2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Year 4 are loving their trip to the Book Fair @centenarylib #welovereading https://t.co/c0BbCGVJ6T2 months ago
Very good to meet with our impressive Infants and Juniors school council members today, and hear their views about the school.2 months ago
Thoroughly enjoyed this morning’s music lesson with Year 6. Couldn’t resist joining in with learning the ukulele!2 months ago
RT @ohgspolitics: Sponsored silence next week to raise money for the Annie Kenney statue appeal. Those taking part will wear one of these s…2 months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Congratulations to our U14 netballers who finished 3rd in their group in the National Schools Comp today. Also, thanks to…2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: XCountry results- Y5/6 boys 1st, Y3/4 boys 1st, Y5/6 girls 3rd, Y3/4 girls 4th. Oscar 1st. Hulme Boys 1st. 1st overall! Great…2 months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Congratulations to our four individual Oldham Schools Cross Country champions from yesterday. https://t.co/thSHTpjbEi2 months ago
Tomorrow is the Bags2School clothing collection. Bags to be dropped outside senior school before 9am please.2 months ago
Some exciting events organised for Hulme’s Parliament Week beginning next Monday...2 months ago
Two wins in a week for the U15 football team. They are now into the last 32 of the ESFA Cup with a win against Bridgewater this week.2 months ago
Good wins for the 1stXI, U15s and U12s this morning. U12s still unbeaten.2 months ago
Year 2 enjoyed creating Rangoli lotus flower patterns on the playground this week whilst learning about Diwali in RS.2 months ago
Looking forward to welcoming inspirational former pupil David Nott of @NottFoundation as our guest of honour at Speech Night next Tuesday.2 months ago
It’s that time of year... Evita chorus auditions on Monday. #youththeatre2 months ago
Pupils thoroughly enjoyed meeting Lord Greaves today and learning about his work in The House of Lords.2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Junior choir sounding great on the 1st sing through of Christmas songs. All part of Mr Murray's 'Heavenly plan'! Lovely. http…2 months ago
RT @OHGSMusic: First Carol Service rehearsal with choir was a complete blast today! Hulme’s Countdown To Christmas has begun! #ding #dong3 months ago
RT @OHGS_family: Remember - it's Bags2School day tomorrow at Hulme. Collection points at Kindergarten, Hulme Court and Main School at 9am.…3 months ago
RT @OHGS_family: Need tickets for our HFA Lucy Cobb fashion show next Fri 10 Nov? You can pay and reserve via Parent Pay or by sending us…3 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Proud of all of our Xcountry runners 2day. Lovely to see you run. Thank you to all parents & grandparents that came. Enjoy yo…3 months ago
RT @DramaOHGS: Hulme Drama alumni Ruth Vassallo successfully auditioned for the RSC Shakespeare for Schools project in November. #proud #ta3 months ago
I hope all pupils, staff and parents have a restful and enjoyable half term break.3 months ago
Fantastic result by our swimmers this week, with victory in the QEGS Blackburn Hexangular gala. First win in this event since 1992!3 months ago
RT @OHGSTextiles: Many thanks to @manchesterfire @oldhamfireteam informative and enjoyable visit with pupils @OHGS1 #restartaheart2017 #blu3 months ago
Two excellent wins in the Independent Schools Cup for the netballers. U19's beat Queen Ethelburga's 85-5 and U13's beat Man High 41-7.3 months ago
Excellent 3-0 win for the U16 footballers tonight in the ISFA Cup v Oswestry.3 months ago
Lovely Harvest Festival today in the Main Hall with the Juniors and Rev Andrewes. New Juniors choir sounded good with Harvest Samba!3 months ago
Excellent Biennial Inspection of the CCF contingent today. Well done to all Cadets who were on parade. Inspecting Officer very impressed.3 months ago
RT @PeerMentorsOHGS: Great session today, starting writing our blurbs for Anti-bullying week based on @ABAonline theme of "All different, a…3 months ago
RT @ohgspolitics: Shhhhhh... sponsored silence for Parliament week? #UKPW173 months ago
Well done to the U12s who continued their 100% record with a 5-3 win v Stretford GS tonight in the ESFA Cup.3 months ago
Good wins for the U15 and U13 football teams this morning v Westholme School.3 months ago

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2017 GCSE & ALevel results


GCSE overall
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achieved A* grades the
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achieved A* level - the highest
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