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Mi Grupo Musical – MFL Creative Writing Competition

Year 8 students were invited to create a music group and describe it in Spanish. Some incredibly creative entries worthy of merit were received, but after much consideration the winner of the competition was announced as…

MFL Competition – Building Famous European Monuments

MFL students recreated eight different famous European monuments with everyday materials they had at home. The Department received exciting entries from a great number of students – a fantastic total of seventy entries altogether were submitted.…

Year 13 Parents’ Evening will be held on Thursday 1st April. On the day you need to re-login here  www.parents-booking.co.uk/HGS. 10mins before your appointments are due to begin, you will be able to join the video…

Medway SENDIAS

Please see here for information from Medway SENDIAS about the virtual advice session they are hosting over Zoom on Thursday 25th March, 2:30pm-4pm, for Medway residents with children with SEN or disabilities.

Calling Out to the Filmmakers of Holcombe – March Month of Reading

Recognising that after every historical struggle, there is an explosion of creativity – we realise that many Holcombe students are the future artists, writers and film-makers that will have something to say in the world. Our…

Book Winners in the March Month of Reading

Congratulations to Timi and Ryan in Year 10 who won the most recent Holcombe writing competition. In response to the LGBT letter writing competition, both students wrote with great empathy and tentativeness as well as demonstrating…

Root of the Week – 15th March

Please see this week’s Root of the Week here.

PE Clubs Term 4

We are thrilled that some of our PE Clubs will be back up and running this month. Please see here for more information.

Year 7 Design and Technology – Desk Tidies

Year 7 Design and Technology pupils have been designing and prototyping designs for desk-tidies with the theme of skyscrapers. Year 7 student Robert took this a few steps further by using his dad’s laser cutter to develop…

Día de la Amistad (Friendship Day) – MFL Creative Writing Competition

Some Spanish speaking countries such as Venezuela, Mexico, Peru, Ecuador, Panama and Dominican Republic, celebrate not just St Valentine’s Day but Friendship Day on 14th February. Students in Year 7 and Year 8 took part in…