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RT @OHGSSPORT1: Two wins tonight for the junior netball teams v Bolton Girls Grammar . U11A’s won 12-5 POM- Anna U11B’s Won 7-1 POM- Layla…12 hours ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Great performance from our year 10/11 basketball team today. Oldham schools silver medallists. They pushed an excellent tea…1 day ago
Last night’s Armistice Concert was superb. Congratulations to ⁦@OHGSMusic⁩ and ⁦@DramaOHGS⁩ on a moving evening. Thank you to all staff and pupils who took part. days ago
All welcome at our Sixth Form Open Evening on Thursday at 6pm. Come along to hear why we believe OHGS to be the ideal place to study for your A Levels. There will be an opportunity to meet staff and current sixth form students.4 days ago
Good to see many new families at our Nursery & Infants Open morning on Saturday. If you missed the event contact to organise your personal tour.4 days ago
School is proud to be Education partners of Oldham Coliseum. This year’s panto (Cinderella) is a fantastic family night out... “Oh yes it is!” days ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Wins for the 12s (in the ESFA cup) 13s and first team footballers this morning V Blackburn. The 14s had an action packed dr…6 days ago
Also good to have the chance to talk to our alumni award winners at Speech Night last night. Both are excellent role models for current pupils: Sandra Cox @Sandracoxthoma of @KPMG and Professor Damian Hughes @LiquidThinker7 days ago
Many thanks to our guest speaker Craig Dean @UncleThargy of @WebAppUK for his inspirational speech outlining why focussing on character rather than attainment is key.7 days ago
Well done to all who contributed to a successful Speech Night last night. Thank you to the choir and congratulations to the prize winners!7 days ago
History project where pupils researched ancestors who fought in or lived through WW1 looks impressive in the Main Hall. week ago
Prep netballers also with a hard fought win over Ladybarn.1 week ago
Excellent 1-0 win for the U16 football team this afternoon against Bury Grammar School in the ESFA Cup.1 week ago
Main Hall looking well in preparation for next week’s Remembrance Assembly and special concert on Tuesday. Many thanks to the Art department. week ago
The concert will feature poems inspired by the First World War, written by the pupils and set to music for the choir by our Director of Music.1 week ago
Special concert to mark the 100 year anniversary of the First World War Armistice next Tuesday at 7pm in the Main Hall. It will be a special collaboration between our Music and Drama departments.1 week ago
Nursery & Infants Open Morning this Saturday 10-12. Lots of fun activities planned. Come along to hear why we believe our Nursery is the ideal place for your child to begin their educational journey.1 week ago
Looking forward to Speech Night tomorrow night at the QE Hall. Our guest speaker this year is alumnus Craig Dean, CEO of WebApplications UK @WebAppUK and the youngest winner of the lifetime achievement award at the Oldham Business Awards.1 week ago
Congratulations to Thara Jess and Samantha Phelan who have been signed up by Latics following the girls’ football sessions they have been running at Hulme this term.1 week ago
RT @DramaOHGS: I am looking for sponsors for our school productions. Advertising in programmes and on social media available. Please contac…4 weeks ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Congratulations to our U19 netball team who beat @SedberghGirls 40-31 in the @SmileISNC. Thanks for a great game https://t.…1 month ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: ESSA Cross Country Event this afternoon at Bolton Grammar School. Well done to all the runners and congratulations to Max w…1 month ago
Congratulations to Alexander Buchanan and Thomas Walker who were members of the Manchester Golf Club team @GolfManchester which recently retained the Williams BMW Junior Club Competition.1 month ago
Very good week for school football. The U16s beat UTC Media City comfortably today in the ESFA cup.1 month ago
Well done to our senior school swimmers who came 2nd in the annual Hexangular gala at QEGS Blackburn this week.1 month ago
Excellent assemblies by the Ghana team on Monday and Wednesday this week, led by our own Ghanaian chief, Mr Dalziel. Really proud of our superb partnership work with the SDA school in Kwahu-Tafo. The expedition was clearly life changing for our pupils. @HMC_Org1 month ago
More success for Hulme alumnus @Rob_hicks81 who has been appointed to referee the Rugby League Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford this Saturday.1 month ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: The under 16s have made it an ISFA double today with a 3-0 win against Westholme.1 month ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Congratulations to the under 13 footballers who have beaten MGS 4-2 in the ISFA cup this afternoon. @OhgsPrincipal1 month ago
Congratulations to the newly elected Juniors School Council. I look forward to working with you this year and hearing your ideas about improving the school.1 month ago
Thank you to the Rev Andrewes for assisting at this morning’s Harvest Festival. He asked the pupils how many types of apples they could name... first answer: “Toffee”! Excellent!1 month ago
Many thanks to the Juniors choir led by Mr Murray for performing this morning at the Harvest Festival. The new Juniors Orchestra also sounded fantastic!1 month ago
Lovely Juniors Harvest Festival in the Main Hall this morning. Lots of donations to Lifeshare and Oldham Foodbank. month ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: I really enjoyed taking the Under 11 footballers down to St Georges Park this weekend.The under 13's will love it in Novemb…1 month ago
Only 2 senior school football matches this morning v Westholme. U13s won 4-2 and the U14s came from 2-0 down with 5 minutes to go to draw 2-2.1 month ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: First round of the U15 ISNC v Kings Macclesfield. After a tight first half the girls pulled away in the third quarter to wi…1 month ago
Juniors footballers enjoying their trip to St. George’s Park for their competition.1 month ago
Excellent short film offering advice on screen time from the @HMC_Org annual conference (in Manchester this year!) I recommend this to pupils and parents.1 month ago
Excellent coffee morning organised by Mrs Travis and the sixth form this morning supporting @macmillancoffee. Well done to all.1 month ago
Congratulations to Sam Russell and Joe McLoughlin of Year 11 who have both been selected for the North of England Independent Schools U16 squad this season.1 month ago
Please support the HFA’s Fashion Show on Thursday 11th October. months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Oldham Schools Year 11 Netball Rally Winners, Congratulations Girls 🏅💙 months ago
Very busy Year 7 Open Evening yesterday. Lovely to welcome so many prospective pupils. If you were not able to attend please contact to arrange your personal tour during a working day.2 months ago
Looking forward to welcoming lots of visitors to the school this evening for our Year 7 Open Evening. The event starts at 4pm.2 months ago
Well done to Max Lowrey of Year 8: part of the relay team which came second in the Northern Road Relays 3x3100m event at the weekend. Max knocked 30seconds off his own pb.2 months ago
Good luck to Alicia Scholes of Year 13 who is off to Australia with the U17 England netball team.2 months ago
Home fixtures v St Bede’s this morning were on despite the wet weather. Excellent 5-2 win for the 2ndXI. U12 lost to a strong team. Really proud of the character shown by the U14s against a superb side.2 months ago
Proud of current pupil Acacia for her nomination in the Sports Achiever section of the @SAOldham last night. Also well done to former pupils Katie @KtInfinityDance on her nomination and Oscar on his award.2 months ago
Enjoyable evening at the @SAOldham last night in the company of staff, @_dreambigsports and the family of our star cricketers: Xander and Lucas. Inspiring talk by Steve Hill @hil34942 months ago
Well done to Nursery and Infants children elected to the School Council this week.2 months ago
Thank you to Mr Bell Head of @Westwood_HT (one of our partner schools) who has today been training our second cohort of sixth formers to lead our reading scheme at Westwood Academy. Thank you to Mrs Travis for organising. @HMC_Org2 months ago
Juniors children really enjoyed their “Awesome Adventurers” day today.2 months ago
Looking forward to the launch of this year’s Mastering Maths Club for Year 6 mathematicians from local schools. So far 44 pupils from 8 schools have signed up to take part. @HMC_Org2 months ago
Really enjoyed taking the Nursery & Infants Good Work assembly on Friday morning. We talked about giving our best and encouraged our older children to help their parents in preparing for school each day.2 months ago
Competitive set of football fixtures this morning v Westholme School. Good wins for the U13s (9-1) and the U14s (3-0). U12s led 3-0 before losing 6-3.2 months ago
Information about our bursaries and scholarships scheme will be available at our Open Evening on Friday 28th September.2 months ago
Looking forward to welcoming lots of guests to our Year 7 Open Evening on Friday 28th September 4-7pm. Families will receive an individual guided tour and get to meet staff and current pupils. More information from months ago
Good luck to former pupil Nedum Onuoha who has signed for @RealSaltLake in the MLS. It’s a long way from Oldham but I’m sure the former Man City and QPR defender will do them proud!2 months ago
Congratulations to the Hulme U13 cricket team who won the Oldham Schools Cup this afternoon. They defeated Hathershaw in the final held at Werneth Cricket Club.2 months ago
Well done to the 1st and 2nd XI footballers: both teams recorded excellent wins at Shrewsbury School today.2 months ago
Excellent win for the U13 netball team 32-13 v Bradford Grammar School in the first round of the England Independent Schools Cup @SmileISNC this afternoon.2 months ago
Congratulations to Tristan Lux of Year 11 who won a Bronze medal in the National Wakeboarding championships last weekend.2 months ago
School is looking forward to taking part this year in the @RainbowFlagAwd. More details to follow. Many thanks to Miss Lavin for co-ordinating.2 months ago
Congratulations to Max Lowrey of Year 8 who was part of the relay team which won the North West and Greater Manchester road relays at Delamere Forest on Saturday.2 months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: All ready for the @isfa 6's down in Chigwell. Thanks to @gbkits. @OhgsPrincipal months ago
Best wishes to the 1st XI footballers representing the school in the England Independent Schools 6-a-side competition at Chigwell School tomorrow.2 months ago
Good first set of football fixtures v Abbeygate College this morning. Well done to the U12s who began their Hulme career with a 10-6 win. Also a fine victory 8-0 for the U13s.2 months ago
Looking forward to welcoming Nursery & Infants, Juniors and Years 7 & 12 back to school tomorrow.2 months ago
It was lovely to celebrate with all our Year 11 and their parents this morning. Our top performers were: Gabriel with an amazing full set of Grade 9s; Nathan, Imogen and Alexander with 7 Grade 9s; Sagarika and Fatima with 6 Grade 9s.3 months ago
Delighted that 32% of our GCSE grades are at 9-8/ A* level - another school record! Of subjects using the new 9-1 scale our % is over four times the national average at 17%.3 months ago
Many congratulations to our Year 11 students on their superb results. All your hard work paid off. The 99% pass rate is a school record! 55% of all grades were at 9-7 or A*/A. 44% of the year group achieved at least 7x A/7 grades. We are proud of you. @HMC_Org3 months ago
Good luck to former Hulme Head Boy @Rob_hicks81 who has been appointed as the referee for this Saturday’s Rugby League Challenge Cup Final at Wembley.3 months ago
Top performers were: Phoebe with 4 A* grades and will read Natural Sciences at Cambridge; Shaheera with 3 A*s reading Psychology at Manchester; Julian (Oxford studying English) & Rahman (Dentistry at Manchester) who both achieved 2 A* and 1 A.3 months ago
Congratulations to our Year 13 on their excellent A Level results. Almost a third of the year achieved at least 2 A grades. Very best wishes for university and beyond.3 months ago
Congratulations to Meadow Dronsfield who is the British Champion at 100m Butterfly. She has also finished 3rd in the British 100m Freestyle championships.3 months ago
Proud that former pupil Heather Lacey @htlcy has been listed by the Shaw Trust as one of the 100 most influential people with a disability or impairment in the UK in 2018.3 months ago
Many congratulations to Alicia Scholes who has been selected for the England U17 netball tour to Australia this autumn.4 months ago
Can recommend this as summer reading. Written by Hulme alumnus Professor Damian Hughes @LiquidThinker it gives excellent practical advice on improving performance with lessons from the world of sport. months ago
Ghana 🇬🇭 party are home fit and well. Many thanks to Mr Dalziel and the other staff supervising the trip. Thank you also to everyone who supported the fundraising for the expedition.4 months ago
Congratulations to Xander Selby who has been selected for the North of England cricket squad, to take part in the prestigious Bunbury festival next month.4 months ago
The Hulme party on top of Mt Afadjato, at 885m Ghana's highest mountain. months ago
Project phase of Ghana visit coming to an end. Party are setting off on their travels tomorrow. All fit & well and in good spirits. 🇬🇭 🇬🇧 months ago
OHGS USA 🇺🇸 trip now back home. Many thanks to the staff supervising a wonderful visit.4 months ago
Austria 🇦🇹 trip now back home. Pupils had a great time. Thank you to the staff supervising the trip.4 months ago
I wish all pupils, staff, parents and friends of the school a fantastic summer holiday. Mr Marshall’s rendition of “It’s coming home” in the final senior school assembly of the year will live long in the memory!4 months ago
Hulme pupils enjoyed their visit to watch Chicago in London last week. No clues here as to what Mrs Travis and Mr Robertson are planning for next year’s school show!4 months ago
Nursery and Infants children thoroughly enjoyed their pyjama party at school today.4 months ago
Year 2 also looking forward to their trip to Blackpool tomorrow.4 months ago
Meanwhile the West Coast USA 🇺🇸 trip have left Las Vegas and are on their way to LA. Hollywood here they come...4 months ago
Senior School will be quiet tomorrow as pupils enjoy their end of year trip. Blackpool won’t be!4 months ago
Hulme sixth formers have enjoyed their trip to Cambridge for the Open Day. months ago
Pupils on the Austria trip 🇦🇹 have enjoyed a visit to Hitler’s Eagles Nest today before the rodelbahn and swimming. Early start tomorrow for their trip to Vienna. months ago
The OHGS party has arrived safely in Kwahu Tafo, Ghana 🇬🇭 to a wonderful reception from our friends there. All the party are fit and well.4 months ago
Congratulations to the Hulme students who have been studying for LAMDA examinations through @WildThingsDrama. The results are in: 100% pass rate and 75% Distinctions. Well done to all!4 months ago
The Hulme party has arrived in Accra, Ghana. Mr Dalziel is beginning to wonder if he will need to find a television at 4pm next Sunday. 🇬🇭🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿4 months ago
West Coast USA trip also enjoying themselves. They’ve visited The Grand Canyon! months ago
School party having a fabulous time in Austria. They’ve visited King Ludwig’s Palace and Salzburg already. Today it is the salt mines, rodelbahn and swimming in that order! months ago
OHGS’s partnership work extends far beyond these shores! Best wishes to these pupils and staff travelling to our partner school in Kwahu Tafo Ghana on our 3rd expedition to carry out renovation work there. @HMC_Org months ago
Congratulations to former pupil @annamoorhouse13 on signing for West Ham Ladies today. Hammers fan Mr. Hurst (not Geoff) would approve!4 months ago
Absolutely fantastic Early Years and Infants concerts in the Main Hall today. Lovely to see the children performing with such confidence and joy. The singing was superb. Many thanks to all of the staff involved.4 months ago

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We feel it is a great life lesson to take part in healthy competition. We encourage our pupils to do their best not just for themselves, but also for their fellow housemates.

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2018 GCSE & A Level results


GCSE overall
pass rate


of GCSE grades
at 7-9 /A-A*


of A Level grades
at A*/A