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Many congratulations to Hulme alumna Jess @Fullalove_ who became the British 200m Backstroke champion at the national championships in Glasgow this week.2 hours ago
Main Hall looking well in preparation for our Oldham Hulmeians Dinner tonight. Looking forward to seeing lots of alumni. For those of you entering the sweep on the Principal's speech the inside tip is an hour and a half! https://t.co/ZYTXCDQ5Sv2 weeks ago
Best wishes to our @OHGSPrep children and staff setting off on their exciting trip to Amsterdam. Have a great time.2 weeks ago
Thank you to @OHGS_family for organising our Easter party for our Nursery & Infants children. They had a great time.2 weeks ago
Adam Millington of Year 9 has reached the final of the prestigious 'Football Blogging Awards' at the Etihad in May in the Best Young Content Creator category. You can vote for Adam at https://t.co/67lNkrBppM2 weeks ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Despite it being a bit chilly, the children loved doing the Easter Fun-Run for the Mayor's Charity Appeal this morning. Their…3 weeks ago
Languages trip to Barcelona is underway. For updates follow @OHGSLangs. From the initial pictures it looks warmer there!3 weeks ago
RT @OHGSLangs: More stunning views from our hotel in Comarruga. We are settling in, so the early get up was well worth it. Thanks to all th…3 weeks ago
Nursery & Infants Easter service was lovely this morning. Loved the singing, acting and the strings. Chocoholics song made me smile! Well done to the pupils and staff and thank you to the Rev. Andrewes.3 weeks ago
RT @OHGSHistPol: More from today. A fantastic day out with a fantastic group of students. https://t.co/1JijVdW7JM3 weeks ago
Politics students have thoroughly enjoyed their visit to Parliament and the Foreign Office today. Many thanks to former pupil Vipran for facilitating the FO visit.3 weeks ago
RT @OHGSHistPol: Great tour of the Foreign office today. Thanks @foreignoffice and Vipran. https://t.co/rTQOikB9wt3 weeks ago
Congratulations to our U13 netball team: both Oldham Schools League and Tournament winners. https://t.co/anvovP9S9p3 weeks ago
RT @OHGSHistPol: Waiting to get into the commons... https://t.co/qxKEKiJOTk3 weeks ago
Many congratulations to our golf team: Tom, Will and Alex who yesterday won the Lancashire Schools Championship. They have now qualified for the English National Finals at Woodhall Spa in July.3 weeks ago
Well done to the Year 9 footballers who secured a hard fought 1-0 against Royton and Crompton in the Oldham Schools' Plate semifinal this afternoon.3 weeks ago
Year 1 pupils have really enjoyed their visit to George Street Chapel today to learn about life in the Victorian period.3 weeks ago
Thrilled that we are one of 6 schools shortlisted for the national finals of the @GoldsmithsCo's Award for Community Engagement for our Mastering Maths Club. We're delighted the judges enjoyed our presentation. #TheGoldsmithsCompany #GoldsmithsCharity #Forgingfutures @HMC_Org3 weeks ago
Fantastic morning interviewing our new Senior Prefect team for 2019-2020 - really proud of our students. Many congratulations to our new Head Girl and Head Boy: Hannah and Matthew, and their Deputies: Bella, Joe, Imogen and Scott.3 weeks ago
Many congratulations to our Young Enterprise team @makeanddesign on winning the Best Customer Service Award at the Greater Manchester Young Enterprise Finals yesterday.3 weeks ago
Yesterday Mr Peacocke showed me this Year 9 geography project on volcanoes. Wow! Well done Eliza. https://t.co/19GudFVb5M3 weeks ago
RT @OHGSPrep: What a wonderful Spring concert! I was so proud of all of our performers this evening. It's great to see so many children cle…3 weeks ago
We're excited to have been shortlisted for the North of England's regional finals for @GoldsmithsCo's Award for Community Engagement #TheGoldsmithsCompany #GoldsmithsCharity Good luck to our students presenting tomorrow. @HMC_Org4 weeks ago
RT @ohgsphysics: It was great to see so much enthusiasm and innovation at our Race for the Line qualifying event for year 7. CS, DT and Phy…4 weeks ago
The last night of Chicago was truly stunning. Well done to all pupils and staff involved - a fantastic demonstration of the talent of our students. Can’t wait for next year which I’m sure will also be spectacular! @OHGSMusic @DramaOHGS4 weeks ago
Very good morning for the football teams this today with 3 wins out of 3 v Rishworth. Well done to the U15s, U14s and U13s.4 weeks ago
Chicago was stunning last night. Many congratulations to the cast, crew and staff team. The singing, dancing, acting and technical aspects were all superb. Very best wishes for the rest of the run. #youththeatre1 month ago
Congratulations to former pupil @annamoorhouse13 who kept a clean sheet to help West Ham defeat Aston Villa and reach the semifinal of the FA Cup at the weekend.1 month ago
Best wishes to our Year 9s from Hulme Starlets performing at @OldhamColiseum tonight. Thank you @DramaOHGS for organising.1 month ago
Well done to former pupil Heather Lacey @nosuperheroblog who organised and chaired a debate about including diverse characters in children's and young adults fiction at the London Book Fair last week.1 month ago
Congratulations to our Young Enterprise team who were runners up in the Oldham Competition and have now progressed to the Greater Manchester final. https://t.co/yFYFoqMeXJ1 month ago
Our Juniors netballers also did us proud last week. On Friday they competed in the AJIS North West competition. After a series of excellent performances they finished as runners up.1 month ago
Was a very busy week of netball last week for our teams. Our U13s flew to Southampton for the final of the England Independent Schools' Plate. After a thrilling final they lost out by 1! (31-30). Well done to the team on their run to the final.1 month ago
Second weekend of rehearsals for the cast and technical crew of Chicago. Not too late to get your tickets for next week's performances #youththeatre1 month ago
Delighted that the school has been named as a finalist in the forthcoming Oldham Business Awards @OldhamBA in the Community Engagement category. @HMC_Org1 month ago
Delighted to have hosted a group of Heads of Departments today from @HMC_Org schools in both the North East and North West for a course sharing good practice in running academic departments. Thanks to Mr James for facilitating the day.1 month ago
Well done to our Quiz team who performed well in the Schools' Challenge Quiz yesterday winning 2/3 group matches.1 month ago
Good luck to the cast of Chicago for their weekend rehearsals this Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are selling fast so don't miss out.1 month ago
Was lovely to see the Nursery and Infants children all dressed up in their costumes to celebrate World Book Day this morning. I enjoyed taking part in the staff play: the role as King of Hearts gave an opportunity to wear my Hearts scarf in school!1 month ago
Our Year 8 pupils thoroughly enjoyed their first session working with Werneth Primary Academy pupils yesterday as reading mentors. Delighted that this scheme is developing.2 months ago
Very well done to the senior footballers with 4 wins and a draw out of 6 matches against Birkdale School this morning.2 months ago
Enjoyed attending the Mayor's Ball last night with representatives from our local partner schools. Congratulations to @OldhamMayor on a fantastic evening and on his successful year in office.2 months ago
Reception children thoroughly enjoyed taking part in the Princess and the Pea performance at the Lighthouse venue this week.2 months ago
Delighted that we have made it through to the regional final of The Goldsmiths' Award in recognition of our community work with "Mastering Maths".2 months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Congratulations Ava who has been selected to represent Greater Manchester at the English Schools Cross Country Championship…2 months ago
Last night’s senior school music festival was excellent. Well done to all of the performers and to @OHGSMusic. Lovely to have contributions across a range of instruments and ages.2 months ago
Best of luck to Lucas Selby of Year 8 who has travelled with the Lancashire U13 cricket team on their tour to Mumbai.2 months ago
Very well done to the Year 7&8 boys swimming team who defeated QEGS Blackburn in a thrilling gala this week. The win was clinched in the last race - the 8 leg cannon relay!2 months ago
Congratulations to our U13 netballers. Very well done! https://t.co/BXF1aaKe082 months ago
Well done to the senior girls swimmers who ran Manchester High close in their gala tonight.2 months ago
Good to see the Year 8 CCF recruitment evening busy tonight in the Sixth Form Common Room. Pupils looking forward to the forthcoming Field Day.2 months ago
Best wishes to the senior school ski trip party setting off for Austria 🇦🇹 tomorrow. Enjoy the slopes!2 months ago
Excellent Senior Music Festival all day yesterday and this morning in the Main Hall. Well done to all our performers (especially those doing so for the first time) and @OHGSMusic. Congratulations to all of our winners.2 months ago
RT @OHGSComputing: Well Done Y8 Girls @OhgsPrincipal - 54 out of 3389 in the #cyberfirst girls' competition. Great work, concentration, ded…2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: Year 3 (and especially Mr Davies!) Have had a lovely time visiting the Quentin Blake exhibition @YorkArtGallery and digging f…2 months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Our Y7 Netballers have had a successful week this with 3 wins . Year 7 Hulme 9 - 1 Oasis Year 7 Hulme 7 - 0 Oasis Year 7…2 months ago
@ianteamspirit It was a fun event organised by staff for pupils in both the Junior and Senior School. Lots of Harry Potter themed activities and food (including a sorting hat). Pupils had a great time.2 months ago
RT @OHGSMusic: MUSIC FESTIVAL ON MONDAY!!! All day in the Main Hall. Trophies to compete for, prizes to win, exceptionally classy Caledonia…2 months ago
RT @OHGSPrep: We were really proud of our U9 chess players at the EPSCA Qualifiers on Wednesday afternoon. Both our A team and our B team p…2 months ago
Best of luck to the Hulme Family Association tonight for their annual quiz @OHGS_family May the best team win!2 months ago
The Main Hall looked fabulous in preparation for our first Harry Potter Evening last night. Pupils thoroughly enjoyed it and many thanks to the staff team. No we are not permanently renaming the school Houses! https://t.co/Cd2d06zEeh2 months ago
Good to see so many alumni at our Manchester Reunion last night at The Anthologist in Manchester, and to introduce them to our new Development Director Bianca Fischer. Looking forward to the alumni dinner and the London reunion later in the year.2 months ago
Lovely to see so many parents and grandparents joining us for our ‘Drop Everything and Read’ event at Nursery and Infants on Wednesday. I loved having the chance to read “Tiddler” to Year 1!2 months ago
RT @OHGSClassics: Excellent performance by our team in Schools Challenge quiz at Bury GS today. 16 teams; missed out on semi-final spot by…3 months ago
Well done to our Year 12 team taking part in the Student Investor Challenge run by The London Institute of Banking and Finance @StudyLIBF. They have now reached the semifinal stage of the competition.3 months ago
Many congratulations to Phoebe Dickson of last year’s Year 13 who was runner up in the A Level student of the year category at the @BEAawards last night. We are very proud of her achievements.3 months ago
School is open today ( Friday ).3 months ago
Well done to our chess team who acquitted themselves very well at the North West Regional Competition today. Our team of a Year 10 and three Year 7s came third against much older opponents.3 months ago
Thursday 31st January. School is OPEN this morning.3 months ago
Wednesday 30th January. School is OPEN today. We realise that some journeys will take longer and it may be a slow start to the day. However the forecast is improving for later in the day. Take care on your journeys to school.3 months ago
Year 9 thoroughly enjoyed their talk from professional climber and adventurer @BenHeason last week. Thank you @OHGSGeog for organising.3 months ago
The Hulme team performed well in the heat of the Youth Speaks Competition this week. They received many compliments from the audience for their warm, authentic and entertaining speeches. Thanks also to Mrs Jones and Dr Beagon for organising.3 months ago
Well done to all who took part in the Oldham Schools’ Swimming galas this week. Congratulations to our many Hulme medalists.3 months ago
Pupils thoroughly enjoyed Hulme’s Got Talent on Friday afternoon. Well done to the Heads of House for organising and congratulations to our winner Mason. Thank you to all who took part; it was clear Hulme certainly does have talent!3 months ago
Good set of football fixtures at @qethelburgas this morning. Well done to the U12b team and the U14s on their victories.3 months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Big congratulations to all of the U19 netball squad who beat @qethelburgas 37-27 in the regional final of the @sistersnspor3 months ago
Fantastic Key Stage 3 Drama Showcase at school tonight: from Shakespeare to Roald Dahl, Kabuki to Harry Potter with some Ancient Greek for good measure! Well done to all of the performers and to @DramaOHGS. It was superb!3 months ago
Congratulations to current student Alice Moore who claimed Gold in the first U20 Fencing ranking event of 2019 in Cardiff today. @stu_marshall3 months ago
Invitations to Year 7 Entrance Exam interviews will be in the post tomorrow. Well done to the prospective pupils who took the exam last week - the standard was high.3 months ago
Was good to update senior school pupils in assembly this morning on our progress towards gaining the Rainbow Flag Award @RainbowFlagAwd Many thanks to Miss Lavin and the Peer Mentors for all they are doing in leading on this.3 months ago
Good set of football fixtures this morning v Ellesmere College. Wins for the U12s, U13s and 1st XI. Well done to the Hulme groundstaff on getting the home fixtures on!3 months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: I am delighted to say that the pitches have passed their early morning inspection and all games are ON this morning. Good l…3 months ago
Hulme Starlets currently rehearsing for our first KS3 drama showcase in the Main Hall next Tuesday evening at 7pm. Tickets £3. Please come to support them. @DramaOHGS3 months ago
Lovely reading about the Juniors’ Christmas ‘Kindness Project’ in the latest edition of The Junior this afternoon.3 months ago
Excellent win for the U13 netballers this morning in the quarter-final of the England Independent Schools’ Plate.3 months ago
Enjoyable afternoon: meeting senior school pupils doing really well in science, hearing ‘Show and Tell’ in Infants and watching Year 6 vote on their next class reader.3 months ago
Lots of children signed up to take our Entrance Exam today. Very best of luck to all of you. Keep calm and do your best!3 months ago
Lovely to have our new starters in the Nursery last week settling in so well... the start of their Hulme journey. Also well done to Nursery Butterflies and Dragonflies on their first swimming lesson!3 months ago
RT @DramaOHGS: ‘Hulme Starlets’ - Drama Club for years 7-9 present their Drama Showcase 2019 on Tuesday 22nd January in the main hall, 7pm.…3 months ago
Staff start of term inset session last night was very useful in helping us understand issues surrounding LGBT+ inclusion in school. Many thanks to Chloe of @TheProudTrust for delivering it.3 months ago
Details of our bursaries and scholarships scheme for entry to Year 7 are also available from admissions@ohgs.co.uk.4 months ago
Happy New Year to all! Not too late to register for our Year 7 Entrance Exam on Wednesday 16th January. Contact admissions@ohgs.co.uk to sign your child up for the exam.4 months ago
Many thanks - it looks great. https://t.co/wNkRp9kdxZ4 months ago
RT @OHGSSPORT1: Congratulations Hulme Alumi Jessica Fullalove. PB and Gold Medal, 100m Backstroke at the Swim England National Winter Champ…4 months ago
Merry Christmas to all pupils, staff, parents, alumni and friends of the school. I wish everyone a successful 2019!4 months ago
Year 3 pupils yesterday and sixth form students today enjoyed their visits to Avonleigh Care Home to spread some Christmas cheer.4 months ago
Congratulations @OHGSMusic on another splendid Carol Service @StAnnsChurchMcr this evening. Fabulous arrangements, excellent playing and the choir in fine voice. Well done to the readers as well.4 months ago
Another splendid concert this morning, this time from Nursery & Infants. The costumes, singing, acting and choreography were all brilliant. They coped well with the wonky tree! Many thanks to @OHGS_family for providing refreshments.4 months ago

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