Hallfield Highlights

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From The Headmaster

20th May 2016

Gilman & Soame came to Hallfield on Monday to take the annual photographs of groups in the Nursery & Transition […]

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UK Chess Challenge

20th May 2016

Children from Hallfield School recently competed in the largest and most prestigious junior chess tournament in Europe. The UK Chess […]

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Fun for Young OH’s at New Event!

20th May 2016

32 young Old Hallfieldians enjoyed a new event on the now very busy and extensive OH calendar. Last week, these […]

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Yusuf collects 6 Wickets in U10A Win over Solihull

20th May 2016

Solihull batted first and got off to a bad start with Furqaan and Yusuf bowling well, both picking up a […]

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NICE Visit!

20th May 2016

As part of their Community Week, three groups of children spent a morning working with disabled children at the National […]

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Year 6 Community Week

20th May 2016

Last week Year 6 took part in their Community Week. During the week all the children took part in a […]

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Sports Results

20th May 2016

WEEK COMMENCING 16 May DATE/MATCH HOME/AWAY RESULT 16 May U10 A Rounders v Solihull Home Won 8 – 3 1/2 […]

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Awards-and-Prizes

Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

20th May 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award this week: Pre-Prep Daven Rawal FA – Story Sequencing […]

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From Mrs Oliver

20th May 2016

We have some talented young musicians in the Pre-Prep. On Wednesday Saloni Pillay (1H) delivered a wonderful performance on her […]

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Physical Week at Hallfieldfirst!

18th May 2016

Hallfieldfirst staff and children have had lots of fun during Physical Week, taking part in activities both inside and outside […]

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Good News Assembly

18th May 2016

This week, the following children in Pre-Prep shared their good news! Rithvik Muthuvelu 1C – won the chess megafinal trophy […]

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From the Headmaster

13th May 2016

Years 3 & 4 have completed their end of year assessments this week. These results will be sent home next […]

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Furqaan’s Five Wickets

13th May 2016

In a nail-biting game against The Blue Coat School U10s A, Furqaan had an outstanding match. Hallfield batted first and […]

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Fairytale Castle Day

13th May 2016

What a fantastic day we had in Year 1 on Tuesday 10 May! All the children in Year 1 were invited […]

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Awards-and-Prizes

Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

13th May 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award this week: PRE-PREP Sophia Aslam FB – story sequencing […]

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Sports Results

13th May 2016

WEEK COMMENCING 9 May HOME/AWAY RESULT  Under 10 A Cricket  v Bluecoat Home lost by 1 run  Under 10 B […]

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Book Fair

13th May 2016

This week has seen the Upper School Library buzzing with excited children as once again we have held a Scholastic […]

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Good News Assembly

13th May 2016

This week, the following children in Pre-Prep shared their good news! Last weekend many Hallfield Pupils went to Warwick to take […]

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From Mrs Oliver

13th May 2016

Year 1 were pleased to celebrate a royal wedding this week as eager participants at a wedding feast in the […]

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From the Headmaster

6th May 2016

I hope that you all enjoyed the Bank Holiday weekend, which already seems a distant memory! Since Tuesday, Year 5 […]

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Happy Birthday Hallfieldfirst!

6th May 2016

It is hard to believe that Hallfieldfirst is already 10 years old. Our first cohort of Hallfieldfirst babies left the […]

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Year 2 Visit to Harvington Hall

6th May 2016

Had Henry V111 not divorced Catherine of Aragon and changed religious views during Tudor times, Year 2 children would not […]

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Hallfield Choristers

6th May 2016

Hallfield Junior Choir (Years 3 and 4 children) have been working hard on their unison singing. This American spiritual probably […]

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Awards-and-Prizes

Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

6th May 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award this week: Anthony Nwoko 1C Art Kaisha Ghandi 1M […]

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Transition Children Make Their Mark!

6th May 2016

This week, Transition children engaged in an activity planned to develop their mark making skills.  As you can see from […]

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From Mrs Oliver

6th May 2016

“A line is a dot that went for a walk Mrs Oliver”, explained one of the Year 2 girls when […]

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Good News Assembly

3rd May 2016

This week, the following children in Pre-Prep shared their good news! Rohan Khashu RG – Recieved his white belt with yellow […]

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From The Headmaster

29th April 2016

After some seasonal weather last week at the start of term, our cricketers and rounders players have been greeted this […]

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Rounders and Cricket Captains

29th April 2016

Congratulations to our rounders and cricket captains for the new season.

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ABRSM Music Awards

29th April 2016

Congratulations to Harmony and Jackson who received their ABRSM certificates in the Good News assembly.

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M:Tech Presentation

29th April 2016

Congratulations to our M:Tech children who were presented with their M:Tech certificates in the Good News assembly this week.

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Pre-Prep Dance Awards

29th April 2016

This morning Miss Sam Depper came into school to present some children with their dance rosettes for tap, modern, ballet […]

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Awards-and-Prizes

Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

29th April 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award this week: Sai Chauhan RG Writing Aamina Nasar RG […]

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From Mrs Oliver

29th April 2016

Despite the rather changeable weather, the Pre-Prep children have been very active outdoors this week. Exploring ice proved popular in […]

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Good News Assembly

26th April 2016

This week, the following children in Pre-Prep shared their good news! Sienna-Rose, 2C – Attended the Drama and Creative weeks […]

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From the Headmaster

22nd April 2016

Welcome back to the start of the summer term. I hope that you all enjoyed a very enjoyable and restful […]

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Hallfield Brothers Take Part in BBC Shakespeare Production!

22nd April 2016

Hallfield brothers, Rohan and Vikram took part in a BBC production at the Holy Trinity Church in Stratford upon Avon […]

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Livie Qualifies for Royal International Horse Show

22nd April 2016

During the Easter break at Rodbaston College, Livie Archer, aged 8, qualified with her pony Caramel for The Royal International Horse […]

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Year 6 Welcome Local Artist

22nd April 2016

On Friday Year 6 were excited to welcome local illustrator Megan Walker to Hallfield! Each class spent their workshop session […]

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Primary Maths Challenge Bonus Round

22nd April 2016

In November, over 72,000 pupils from across the country took part in the Primary Maths Challenge. It was out of 25 […]

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Badminton Finalists

22nd April 2016

Congratulations to this year’s finalists. Sana Sibal won the girls’ competition and the runner up was Aparna Chaganti. In the […]

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Good News Assembly

22nd April 2016

This week, the following children in Pre-Prep shared their good news! Surya Patel 2P – Awarded his orange belt for […]

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Awards-and-Prizes

Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

22nd April 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award this week: Emily Dickinson 1C Topic work Joshvir Sandhu […]

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From Mrs Oliver

22nd April 2016

As I reflect on what has been another productive and eventful week in the Pre-Prep the word celebration comes to […]

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‘Turrets and Tiaras’

22nd April 2016

In Year 1 our topic for the term is ‘Turrets and Tiaras’.  The children have been very excited. We have […]

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Year 2 Surprise!

22nd April 2016

Year 2 were very excited when, on their return from the Easter holidays, 3 unusual eggs had been left in the […]

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Foundation and Reception Stay & Play

23rd March 2016

This week, we saw the return of the eagerly anticipated Stay and Play sessions when mums, dads and even some […]

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Good News Assembly

23rd March 2016

This week, 18 children in Pre-Prep shared their good news! Diah Patel-Datta FB – Gymnastics certificate for achieving level 7 […]

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From the Headmaster

18th March 2016

We have all enjoyed watching the Year 1 play this week – Pirates v Mermaids: Upper School and Pre-Prep children […]

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Cross Country Results

18th March 2016

Hallfield School’s Cross Country teams were able to enjoy the advent of Spring when experiencing perfect running conditions at the […]

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Reception Visit to Hatton Country Farm

18th March 2016

Today, all Reception children and staff spent the day at Hatton Country Farm. We had a fun filled and packed […]

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Big Bang Fair

18th March 2016

Year 5 had a great day out at the NEC observing and taking part in the amazing Science displays at […]

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Sports Results

18th March 2016

WEEK COMMENCING 14 March U11 A Netball v Solihull 14/3 Away Won 6-5 U11 B Netball v Solihull 14/3 Away […]

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World Book Day Competition

18th March 2016

Congratulations go to the following children who were successful in the recent competition held in the library. The children were able […]

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Awards-and-Prizes

Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

18th March 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award this week: Upper School Ali Master 6I Maths Arya […]

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Good News Assembly

18th March 2016

During World Book Day Zakariyah Owais, RG won the Reception competition for the most unusual place to read a book! […]

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From Mrs Casey

18th March 2016

It has been a busy and very exciting week in Pre-prep with trips, the fantastic Year 1 Play and our […]

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From the Headmaster

11th March 2016

In addition to the Pre-Prep and Upper School Elocution Competitions this week, there have been a host of school trips […]

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Year 4 Trip to Conkers

11th March 2016

The weather on Tuesday was very kind to us as we set off on the Year 4 trip to Conkers. […]

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Year 3 Visit Birmingham Science Museum

11th March 2016

On Wednesday the children in Year 3 visited Thinktank, The Birmingham Science Museum. During our visit we took part in […]

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Awards-and-Prizes

Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

11th March 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award: Upper School Aarav Dhir 6E French Amar Syed 6E […]

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From Mrs Oliver

11th March 2016

Congratulations to all the Pre-Prep children who participated in this year’s Elocution Competition. The standard of performance this year was […]

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Year 2 Visit the Barber Institute of Fine Arts!

11th March 2016

This week Year 2 enjoyed spending an informative and fun morning at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts. The children […]

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Good News Assembly

10th March 2016

In the Pre-Prep Good News Assembly this week, the following children shared their good news: Rio Sammy-Joe, 2P – visited Manchester and […]

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Year 1 enjoy visit from Birmingham’s Thinktank

10th March 2016

To infinity and beyond! On Tuesday, Year 1 had a visit from Birmingham’s Thinktank. They brought their big, inflatable planetarium […]

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From the Headmaster

4th March 2016

It has been an “outstanding” week at Hallfield. We received the finalised copy of our recent EYFS Interim Inspection Report […]

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Modern Languages Department Celebrates Books and Reading

4th March 2016

This term has seen the launch of our successful programme to encourage Hallfield children to borrow and read foreign books […]

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Upper School World Book Day Quiz

4th March 2016

Once again the Upper School Library has been extremely busy with children entering the World Book Day quiz. The Quiz […]

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Upper School Council Spring 2016

4th March 2016

The following children have been elected as Councillors – we wish them good luck in their new roles: Form Councillor […]

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Sports Results

4th March 2016

WEEK COMMENCING 29 Feb U10 A v Solihull 29/2 Home Won 8-5 U10 B v Solihull 29/2 Home Won U8 […]

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Good News Assembly

4th March 2016

In the Pre-Prep Good News Assembly this week, the following children shared their good news: Yuvraj Hayer RG – Awarded his red […]

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Awards-and-Prizes

Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

4th March 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award: Pre-Prep Aashvi Patel 1M Mathematics Daniel Tolosa 1M Mathematics […]

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CBSO Concert for Foundation Children

4th March 2016

The Foundation children thoroughly enjoyed their recent visit to the CBSO Centre where they attended a Notelets Concert. We visited the percussion […]

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From Mrs Oliver

4th March 2016

The use of open-ended resources has been a prominent feature of lessons in the Early Years this week. Some very […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

29th February 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award: Roman Koziol 1C – Writing an Instructional Text Mia […]

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From the Headmaster

26th February 2016

Welcome back to “Spring like weather” for the second half of term. Long may it continue! Thank you to Miss […]

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National Prep Schools’ General Knowledge Quiz – area heats

26th February 2016

On Tuesday 23 February Hallfield entered two teams into the National Prep Schools’ General Knowledge Quiz area heats at Birchfield […]

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Year 3 & 5 LAMDA Results

26th February 2016

Hallfield LAMDA Exam Results Spring Term 2016 – congratulations to the following children: YEAR 5 Grade One Acting Jessica Brench […]

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Sports Results

26th February 2016

WEEK COMMENCING 22 February Under 10 C Rugby vs West House 22/2 Home Drew 5-5 Under 10 D Rugby vs […]

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Worldwide Founders’ Day for Guides and Scouts

26th February 2016

On 22 February some of the Pre-Prep children came to school proudly wearing their Rainbow or Beaver Uniforms in order […]

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EYFS Music Assembly

26th February 2016

On Wednesday we held a special Music Assembly in the Pre-Prep. Astrid (5L) came to play her clarinet to the […]

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From Mrs Oliver

26th February 2016

Spring is in the air and the children have all enjoyed playing outside in the sunshine this week . The […]

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Year 1 Puppet Workshop

25th February 2016

Major Mustard Puppet Workshop On Wednesday, Year 1 had another very exciting workshop. Major Mustard and his puppets visited Hallfield to show […]

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Reception Visit to Bournbrook Fire Station

24th February 2016

On Tuesday 23 February, all of the Reception children visited Bournbrook Fire Station. The short coach journey was the start […]

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Good News Assembly

24th February 2016

In the Pre-Prep Good News Assembly this week, the following children shared their good news: Surya Patel 2P – 10m Swimming Certificate, […]

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From the Headmaster

12th February 2016

As half term starts this evening, it has been a very busy week – our Chinese Banquet in the Bistro […]

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Year 2 ‘Step Back in Time’

12th February 2016

For those of you that believe ‘stepping back in time isn’t possible,’ Year 2 easily managed to do just that, […]

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Year 4 Illustration Workshop

12th February 2016

On Wednesday this week Year 4 were very excited to take part in an illustration workshop led by professional illustrator […]

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Sports Results

12th February 2016

WEEK COMMENCING 8 Feb Under 11 A Rugby v Mayfield 8/2 Home Won 6-5 Under 11 A Football v Bluecoat/WH […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

12th February 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award: Upper School For working as a team to write […]

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Gold Merit Winners

12th February 2016

Well done to the children picture below who have all received a Gold Merit Certificate: Gold Merit Badge Winners: Congratulations to the […]

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Foundation Trip To Wyre Forest

12th February 2016

On Friday Foundation set off on an adventure to explore the Wyre Forest and walk the Stickman Trail.  The forestry […]

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Good News Assembly

12th February 2016

In the Pre-Prep Good News Assembly this week, the following children shared their good news: Elizabeth Webster RO – Made her Rainbows […]

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From Mrs Oliver

12th February 2016

Parents and children arriving at school on Wednesday were surprised to learn that in addition to being a wonderful Headmaster […]

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From The Headmaster

5th February 2016

It was a sad start to the week learning of the tragic death over the weekend of Roger Gower (OH […]

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Young Shakespeare Company

5th February 2016

Year 4 were thoroughly entertained this morning by the amazing Young Shakespeare Company. They performed ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ with […]

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National Primary Schools’ Chess Championships

5th February 2016

On Saturday the qualifying competition for the above took place at Blue Coat with teams from the following schools taking […]

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Year 3 Play in a Day  –  The Iron Man

5th February 2016

On Tuesday 2 February the children in Year 3 spent the whole day learning about the story ‘The Iron Man’ written […]

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Sports Results

5th February 2016

WEEK COMMENCING 1 Feb Under 10 A Rugby vs Solihull 1/2 Home Lost 10-5 Under 10 A Rugby vs Solihull […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

5th February 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award this week: Upper School For their excellent Tim Burton […]

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From Mrs Oliver

5th February 2016

There is a buzz of excitement around the Pre-Prep and the first thoughts of Spring are in the air. The […]

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From the Headmaster

29th January 2016

Last week’s PTA Snow Ball was a tremendous success at the ECC. Over 240 guests from Hallfield, EHS and a […]

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Year 1 Pirate Day

29th January 2016

Ahoy me Hearties! This week Year 1 had a fun filled day of pirate life, sea shanties and stories! From […]

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Sports Captains

29th January 2016

Sports Captains for Spring Term 2016 Girls – Netball U9 Anika Gupte U10 Tolu Fapohunda U11 Freya Hudson Boys – […]

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Year 5 Science

29th January 2016

Year 5 have been busy completing their Science Practical assignments in the laboratory this week. Pictured below is the winner of […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

29th January 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have all received an award this week: Idris Rafiq FA – Picture sequencing Aditya […]

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Sports Results

29th January 2016

WEEK COMMENCING 25 Jan U9 A   Netball v Kings Hawford   Away lost 2-0 U9B   Netball v Kings […]

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From Mrs Oliver

29th January 2016

At welcome time on Tuesday morning I was delighted to be greeted by a band of very excited young pirates […]

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Good News Assembly

26th January 2016

In today’s Pre-Prep Good News Assembly Layla Rafiq (2C) and Avani Hear (RG) shared their news. Layla has recently achieved […]

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From the Headmaster

23rd January 2016

Hallfield celebrated its 137th birthday this week on Founders’ Day. I talked to the children about the first 4 Headmasters […]

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Hallfield children experience singing for the Master of the Queen’s Music

22nd January 2016

Three children from Hallfield took part in a live Radio 3 broadcast from Symphony Hall on Thursday, 21st January 2016. […]

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Nurse Ambassadors

22nd January 2016

Last Thursday the three Nurse ambassadors Mehul Patel, Millie Villiers–Cundy and Georgia-Lee Rowledge presented an assembly to Upper School about […]

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Sports Results

22nd January 2016

WEEK COMMENCING 18 Jan DATE / MATCH HOME / AWAY RESULT 18/1/16   U10 A v Blue Coat  Home  won […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

22nd January 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have received an award this week: Year 2 Diya Pattni Mathematics – fractions Year […]

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Year 2 Art Work

22nd January 2016

As part of our topic on the Rainforest Year 2 have been studying the works of Henri Rousseau and in […]

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Year 1 Fossil Workshop

22nd January 2016

On Tuesday “Fossils Galore” visited year 1 children. As part of our time travellers topic we had been learning about […]

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From Mrs Oliver

22nd January 2016

This week I have regularly visited the classrooms and observed and engaged with the children and staff. I have been greeted […]

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From the Headmaster

15th January 2016

  The magical white stuff arrived this week – unfortunately not enough for the children to build a snowman, but […]

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Fantastic KES Concert

15th January 2016

Children and staff  were hugely impressed today by 3 talented musicians from KES. After the concert, as I walked through […]

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Hallfield Children’s Charter

15th January 2016

This term Mr Thackway has launched a new and exciting project called the ‘Children’s Charter’. The idea is to get all […]

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Music Awards

15th January 2016

Congratulations to the children below who have passed their ABRSM and Trinity awards in Music – well done!  

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

15th January 2016

Congratulations to the following children who have received an award this week: Foundation Hari Sunnar FB – Story sequencing Reception […]

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Year 2 Rainforest Presentations

15th January 2016

Last week Year 2 were transformed into ‘Nature Reporters’ presenting to their class all about Rainforests! Thank you Year 2 […]

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From Mrs Oliver

15th January 2016

This week Pre-Prep has been a hive of activity.  The children have been busy working on their new classroom topics […]

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From The Headmaster

8th January 2016

The first week of term has flown very quickly and yesterday afternoon there was a rare sighting of some blue […]

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New Year Greetings from Belgium

8th January 2016

The New Year  started with an unexpected letter arriving at Hallfield addressed  to the Languages Department.  The post mark said […]

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National Children’s Orchestras of Great Britain: Success for Astrid!

7th January 2016

Congratulations to Astrid, Year 5, who has successfully auditioned for the National Children’s Orchestras of Great Britain. Astrid has achieved […]

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Hallfield ‘Time Travellers’!

5th January 2016

This week, something very exciting happened! Mrs Hall was teaching all of us a pirate counting song when Miss O’Hara arrived […]

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Choir Inspired by Andrew Nethsingha and the Music of St. John’s College, Cambridge

3rd January 2016

The Hallfield Choir were recently inspired by the choral singing of St. John’s College Choir, who were conducted by their […]

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County Cricket Success!

3rd January 2016

Congratulations to Sayf and Yusuf who have been selected for the Warwickshire Winter Training Squad – good luck!  

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Project Cinemix – M:Tech Winners

3rd January 2016

Congratulations to Josh and Geet for their M:Tech achievements this term – seen here proudly with their gold discs.

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

3rd January 2016

Congratulations to the children pictured below who received a Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Award during the last week of term:

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Gold Merit Certificates

3rd January 2016

Congratulations to the children pictured below who achieved a Gold Merit Certificate at the end of term by scoring 30 […]

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Socks and Chocs for the Birmingham Christmas Shelter

17th December 2015

We received lots of kind donations – in total 29 bars of chocolate and 68 pairs of socks. We sent […]

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Reception Visit to Snow Dome

15th December 2015

Reception visited the Snow Dome for their Christmas outing. Although the weather outside was very mild for December, inside the […]

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From the Headmaster

11th December 2015

It has been a week of parties in Hallfieldfirst. Both the children and staff have embraced the Christmas spirit and […]

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Foundation Children Visit the ‘North Pole’

11th December 2015

On the 1 December Foundation  went to Conkers to visit Father Christmas. We travelled by train to the North Pole and […]

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Pen-Pals: Nativity in Nigeria

11th December 2015

Today Year 1 were able to watch part of the nativity play of some of their pen-pals from Greensprings School […]

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Year 3 News

11th December 2015

What an exciting half term for Year 3! In the final few weeks of term the children have enjoyed competing […]

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First The Big Hoot…then The Big Read!

11th December 2015

Following on from the success of The Big Hoot Hallfield School has signed up to take part in next summers The […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

11th December 2015

Congratulations to the following children who have received an award this week: For outstanding achievements in Music Theory: Astrid Gibara […]

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Year 4 News

11th December 2015

Year 4 have had a great term since September. We have settled into our new classes and into the expectations […]

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From the Headmaster

4th December 2015

This week the children have enjoyed a variety of school visits and workshops as well as various Christmas activities. The […]

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Science Day

Thinktank visit Hallfield!

4th December 2015

On Tuesday this week, the children in Year 5 enjoyed a space themed day at Hallfield. The day was comprised […]

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Congratulations to Young Author Anusha

4th December 2015

Anusha Salhan is pictured receiving her prize for being the winning author at Highclare School. Anusha received the prize from Dr.Luker, […]

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Sports Results

4th December 2015

WEEK COMMENCING 30 Nov DATE/MATCH HOME/AWAY RESULT 2-12 Under 11 A Football v Priory A Home Won 8-3 2-12 Under […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

4th December 2015

Congratulations to the following children who have received an award this week: Pre-Prep Yasmina Adeli – 1M – Art, an […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

4th December 2015

Transition and Foundation enjoyed their “Christmas Visits” to the West Midlands Safari Park and Conkers earlier in the week. The […]

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Christmas

From the Headmaster

27th November 2015

The Christmas trees are up and ready to be decorated and the rehearsals for the Nativity Play have started this […]

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Congratulations to Ocean-Rivers (6C)

27th November 2015

Ocean-Rivers (Year 6) has successfully auditioned to become a regular member of the Birmingham Cathedral Choir. This is a huge […]

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Book Fair Prize Winners

Book Fair Winners

27th November 2015

All children who purchased a book at our recent Book Fair were able to enter a prize draw. The winners […]

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Sports Results

27th November 2015

WEEK COMMENCING 23 Nov DATE/TEAM HOME/AWAY RESULT 23/11 Under 10 C Football v West House Away Lost 3-1 23/11 Under […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

27th November 2015

Congratulations to the following children who have received an award this week: Pre-Prep Jeevun Mehat 1M – ICT Aashvi Patel […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

27th November 2015

In Mrs Humphrys absence today, I am writing to say that we have had another busy week in the Pre-Prep. […]

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Snowman

From the Headmaster

20th November 2015

The school has been supporting the British Heart Foundation as part of their Charity Day by “wearing something red”, colouring […]

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Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child

20th November 2015

It was with great pleasure that we waved 172 shoeboxes off on Monday. This year has reached new heights and […]

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BHF

British Heart Foundation Fundraising Skipping Challenge

20th November 2015

Today at Hallfield the children have worn their own clothes, but included something red to show their support for the […]

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Book Fair Nov 15

Book Fair

20th November 2015

Once again the library has been extremely busy with the arrival of the Scholastic Book Fair.  It is lovely to […]

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Maths Challenge

Wrekin Maths Challenge

20th November 2015

On Friday 6 November, Mr Batchelor and Mr Coffin took a team of four Year 6 mathematicians to Wrekin College in […]

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Sports Results

20th November 2015

WEEK COMMENCING 16 Nov DATE/MATCH HOME/AWAY RESULT 16/11 Under 10 A Football v West House Away Won 2-0 16/11 Under […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

20th November 2015

Congratulations to the following children who have received an award this week: Foundation FW Amelia Malik– Physical Development Reception RG […]

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British Heart Foundation Competition

From Mrs Humphrys

20th November 2015

We have had another busy and exciting week in the Pre-Prep. I hope that the parents who joined us for our […]

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Carol Singing

From The Headmaster

13th November 2015

It was a pleasure meeting parents for the Progress Parents’ Meetings on Wednesday and Thursday. Having commented earlier in the […]

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Remembrance

Whole School Remembrance Service

13th November 2015

On Wednesday 11 November we remembered “The Fallen” as the whole school came together for our brief service of Remembrance. […]

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Halloween

PTA NEWS: Halloween Disco!

13th November 2015

Last Saturday 140 witches, scary monsters, and the like,  attended the popular PTA Halloween Disco. It was a hugely successful […]

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Christmas Boxes

Operation Christmas Child

13th November 2015

The shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child have been trickling in slowly over the last two weeks. A huge thank you […]

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Sports Results

13th November 2015

WEEK COMMENCING 9 Nov DATE/MATCH HOME/AWAY RESULT 9/11 Colts C v West House Home Lost 3-0 9/11 Colts D v […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

13th November 2015

Congratulations to the following children who have received an award this week: Foundation FA Karan Pooni – Literacy Reception RK […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

13th November 2015

This week in the Pre-Prep the children have been learning about the importance of Remembrance. In assembly we have listened […]

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Year 5

From The Headmaster

6th November 2015

I hope you have all enjoyed a restful half term and thank you to those staff who organised and worked […]

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SPORT

Half Term Multi-Sports Camp

6th November 2015

Around 20 boys and girls from Years 3 – 6 boys attended 2 days of multi-sports activities on Thursday and […]

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Food

Black Country Foodbank – Thank You

6th November 2015

To Everyone at Hallfield School, Thank you so much for supporting Black Country Foodbank. We are so pleased that you […]

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Sports Results

6th November 2015

WEEK COMMENCING 19 Oct DATE/MATCH HOME/AWAY RESULT  20/10 Under 9 A v West House Home Won 3-2 20/10 Under 9 […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

6th November 2015

Congratulations to the following children who have received an award this week: Foundation FA Isabelle Ward – Expressive Arts and […]

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Year 1

From Mrs Humphrys

6th November 2015

Dear Parents, I hope you all had a wonderful half-term holiday. It is lovely to see the children looking smart […]

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Yr 2 Councillors

Year 2 Councillors Take Harvest Donations to the Foodbank

21st October 2015

The Year 2  School Councillors took our harvest collection to the Black Country Foodbank. Mr Davis helped us to unload […]

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Batik

Batik Club

20th October 2015

Participants of this new after school club had to draw a design on paper with pencils then transfer this idea […]

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Botanical Gardens

Year 3 Visit the Botanical Gardens

20th October 2015

On Friday 16 October, on a crisp autumn morning, Year 3 ventured across to the Botanical Gardens to develop their orienteering […]

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Harvest Festival

From The Headmaster

16th October 2015

The first of our two Harvest Festivals at Hallfield took place this afternoon at St George’s Church. Years 2 – […]

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Food

Harvest Festival – Thank You

16th October 2015

Thank you for the many gifts that the children have donated for the Harvest appeal in support of the Black […]

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Sports Results

16th October 2015

WEEK COMMENCING 12 Oct DATE/MATCH HOME/AWAY RESULT 12/10 U11 A Hockey v Solihull Home Won 2-0 12/10 U11 B Hockey […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

16th October 2015

This week, the following children have received an award – congratulations to all of them: Foundation FA Viean Kara – […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

16th October 2015

The Pre-Prep children and staff have worked very hard this half term and the school looks fabulous with the wonderful […]

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From the Headmaster

9th October 2015

It was a pleasure welcoming Years 3, 4 & 5 parents to the Settling-in Meetings this week. The meetings were […]

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School Nurse Ambassador Day

9th October 2015

Miss Taylor and three ‘Ambassador’ children from Year 6, Georgia-Lee Rowledge, Millie Villiers-Cundy and Mehul Patel, went to the Tally-Ho […]

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Sports Results

9th October 2015

WEEK COMMENCING  5 Oct DATE/MATCH HOME/AWAY RESULT 5/10 U10 A Hockey Home v Blue Coat Won 2-0 5/10 U10 B […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

9th October 2015

This week, the following children have received an award – congratulations to all of them: Year 1 1M Fakornam Zevor […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

9th October 2015

We have had a busy and interesting week in the Pre-Prep. On Tuesday in our Good News Assembly, Ria Sandhu […]

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From the Headmaster

2nd October 2015

Welcome to the 100th edition of Hallfield Highlights – time flies in a busy and exciting school! The school teams […]

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Puzzle Day

2nd October 2015

On Tuesday, we were visited by Karen from “The Happy Puzzle Company” who lead two puzzle workshop sessions – before […]

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Sports Results – Week Commencing 28 Sept

2nd October 2015

DATE/MATCH HOME/AWAY RESULT 28/9 Under 10 A Hockey Away v Solihull Won 2-0 28/9 Under 10 B Hockey Away v […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

2nd October 2015

This week, the following children have received an award – congratulations to all of them: Foundation FL Rohan Jayaweera – […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

2nd October 2015

Thank you for coming into school last Friday to support our MacMillan fundraising event. Mrs Woodward and Mrs Lowe counted […]

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From the Headmaster

24th September 2015

Assemblies about Yom Kippur and Eid-ul-Adha were delightful ways to start the mornings this week in school. Today, the Macmillan […]

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Château du Broutel Trip 2015

24th September 2015

As a teacher, it is always good to get home from a foreign trip safe and sound.  However, this trip […]

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Sports Captains Autumn 2015

24th September 2015

Congratulations to our newly selected Sports Captains and good luck for the season. Girls Hockey Boys Football U9 Safa Ahmad […]

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Sports Results

24th September 2015

WEEK COMMENCING 21 Sept:     DATE/TEAM/SPORT HOME/AWAY RESULT 23-9 Under 11 A Football Home v Highclare Won 3-2 23-9 […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

24th September 2015

This week, the following children have received an award – congratulations to all of them: Year 1 1M Aditi Channamallikarjuna […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

24th September 2015

Another busy and exciting week in Hallfield Pre-Prep draws to a close. On Tuesday in our Good News Assembly several […]

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From the Headmaster

18th September 2015

Madame Checketts and her team departed this morning to  Chateau de Broutel, in Normandy with 33 very excited Year 6 […]

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Warwickshire U11 Badminton Player of The Year

18th September 2015

Congratulations to Sana Sibal who has been voted Warwickshire U11 Player of The Year, having represented the County on a […]

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ABRSM SUMMER 2015 RESULTS

18th September 2015

At the end of the summer term, 18 Hallfield children, who have lessons in School, sat their ABRSM Music exams. […]

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LAMDA Results from Summer Term 2015

18th September 2015

Many congratulations to all of the Lamda pupils who have worked hard to achieve these super results. The confidence they […]

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Sports Results

18th September 2015

WEEK COMMENCING  14 Sept DATE/TEAM/SPORT HOME/AWAY RESULT 14-9  Under 11 Football Away v Solihull A team won 3-2, B team […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

18th September 2015

This week, the following children have received an award – congratulations to all of them: Reception RO Ria Sunnar – […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

18th September 2015

The children and staff in Pre-Prep have been working very hard this week. In our Good News Assembly on Tuesday […]

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From The Headmaster

11th September 2015

We have all enjoyed our first full week back this term.  All of the new children and staff are quickly […]

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Upper School Council

11th September 2015

On Monday all of the children in Upper School took part in an election to select a new councillor to […]

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Upper School Librarians

11th September 2015

Following their interviews last term the following pupils have successfully gained the role of Upper School Librarian for this academic […]

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Nursery News

11th September 2015

Hallfieldfirst have had a wonderful time over the summer. We have said goodbye to a lot of children and celebrated […]

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New House Captains

11th September 2015

Good luck to the new Captains who will receive their badges in next week’s assembly:   House Captain Boys Games […]

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New Team Leaders

11th September 2015

Good luck to the Year 6 Team Leaders for the Autumn Term: Team 1 Namrata Bhole Taran Dhaliwal Mohamed Abuelgasim […]

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Mr Davies Achieves England Clay Target Shooting Team Place!

11th September 2015

I have been trying to get into the England Clay Target Shooting Team for a few years now but after […]

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Congratulations to Livie!

11th September 2015

Livie Archer competed in The Royal International Horse show at Hickstead on the 1 August. This was the first National […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

11th September 2015

Welcome back to Hallfield School. The children have come back to school after the Summer Holiday looking smart and are […]

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Welcome Back

4th September 2015

4 September 2015 Dear Parents Welcome back to the start of a new academic year at Hallfield. I hope that […]

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Speech Day & Prize Giving 2015 – Headmaster’s Speech

16th July 2015

Headmaster’s Speech 2015

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Climbing Club 2014 – 2015

16th July 2015

The children all developed their climbing skills well this year. Some members had only been climbing for a short while, […]

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From the Headmaster

4th July 2015

We all survived the hottest day in England for 10 years on Wednesday. The children were all incredibly sensible staying […]

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Gigantic Cake Sale

4th July 2015

We were overwhelmed by the generosity of the Hallfield parents again for our termly whole school charity day – our […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

4th July 2015

The following children have received an award this week – congratulations to all of them. Foundation FA Tomas Schaedferbarthold – […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

4th July 2015

Our penultimate week of term whizzed by at an incredibly fast pace. All of the children and staff in Pre-Prep […]

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From the Headmaster

26th June 2015

Yesterday, the Upper School enjoyed a fantastic and very exciting  Sports Day. After being inspired in assembly by the Wind […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

26th June 2015

This week, the following children have received an award – congratulations to all of them: Pre-Prep Reception – Anthony Nwoko – […]

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Georgia-Lee’s ‘Mad Mad Charity Gala’

26th June 2015

On Sunday 21 June, I performed in a show called ‘a Mad Mad Charity Gala’ which stands for ‘music and dance […]

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Sports Results

26th June 2015

Our first ever tied team result on Upper School Sports Day. Pughe and Ridgway tied first on 552 points after […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

26th June 2015

It has been another busy but enjoyable week this week in Pre-Prep, as we approach the end of term. Year […]

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Year 2 Trip to Birches Valley

26th June 2015

This week, Year 2 had an exciting adventure in the forest. Birches Valley at Cannock Chase was the destination and […]

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From the Headmaster

19th June 2015

Year 6 have enjoyed a wonderful selection of activities for Community week this year –  Wandertag’s, Community Service (in the […]

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Sports Results

19th June 2015

Under 11 Cricket v West House Home won by 45 runs Under 9 A Cricket v West House Home won […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

19th June 2015

This week the following children have received an award – congratulations to all of them! Reception Gina Kumar – Literacy […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

19th June 2015

We have had a fantastic week in Pre-Prep this week! On Monday and Tuesday we enjoyed our Key Stage 1 […]

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Barnardo’s Big Toddle

19th June 2015

What a wonderful week for the Big Toddle. The sun shone and we had a lot of good ‘Pirates’ toddling […]

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Year 2 Visit to Blakesley Hall

19th June 2015

Last week Year 2 visited Blakesley Hall in Yardley to find out more about Tudor life and architecture.  It was […]

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From the Headmaster

12th June 2015

Year 5 have enjoyed a wonderful week at Cranedale and the weather was very kind to them. Thank you to […]

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Year 6 Residential to Ullswater

12th June 2015

The Year 6 Outward Bound residential week to Ullswater in the Lake District was highly enjoyable and challenging. The children […]

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English Primary Schools Chess Championships

12th June 2015

The national semi-finals of the English Primary Schools Chess Championships took place last weekend at Pontins in Prestatyn and usual parents […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

12th June 2015

This week, the following children have received an award: Pre-Prep Reception – RO Archie Herriotts – Literacy Malakhi Bailey – Literacy Anthony […]

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Sports Results w/c 8 June

12th June 2015

Vixens Rounders v EHS 9/6/15 away won 12 1/2 – 4 1/2 Vixens Rounders v Eversfield 10/6/15 home won 24- […]

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Earthquake Appeal

12th June 2015

The grand total raised by Hallfield School for the Save The Children  Nepal Earthquake Appeal was £ 979.14! Many thanks […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

12th June 2015

We had an amazing turn-out for our Year 2 French Breakfast last Saturday morning. It was lovely to see the […]

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From the Headmaster

5th June 2015

Welcome back to the second half of term and, at last, the Summer weather  has arrived! Today the children and […]

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Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Awards

5th June 2015

This week, the following children have received a Headmaster’s Academic Achievement Award – congratulations to them all! Reception RS Jeevun […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

5th June 2015

The children in Pre-Prep have had a very busy week.  Year 1 and Foundation have enjoyed visits to Dudley Castle and […]

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Barnardo’s Big Toddle

5th June 2015

Hallfieldfirst will be supporting Barnardo’s again this year by taking part in the Big Toddle. Each year the children (and the staff) dress up […]

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Year 1 Trip to Dudley Castle

5th June 2015

On Tuesday Year 1 enjoyed a trip to Dudley Castle as part of their topic work, Turrets and Tiaras. As […]

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From the Headmaster

22nd May 2015

It has been a cultural end to this half of term with the delightful and hugely impressive Year 2 Instrumental […]

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Science Fair Winners

22nd May 2015

Congratulations to our Science Fair Exhibition Winners – selected by the Head’s of Science from KES and KEHS – pictured with Dr […]

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School Council

22nd May 2015

We held our first joint meeting this week and have planned an exciting whole School charity event.   We have all […]

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Moonwalk 

22nd May 2015

Saturday night was a very long one for Mrs Villiers-Cundy! The Moonwalk began at 11.42pm and 15,000 walkers set off. […]

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Year 3 Visit the Barber Institute

22nd May 2015

On Tuesday 19th May the children in Year 3 had a wonderful visit to the Barber Institute. Currently in History […]

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Book Fair

22nd May 2015

The recent Book Fair took place in the Upper-School Library and it was great to see the children getting so much […]

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From Mrs Humphrys

22nd May 2015

This week, each of the forms in Foundation have enjoyed their summer term trip to The Botanical Gardens.  Miss Allen’s […]

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Hallfield Day – Saturday 4 July

22nd May 2015

Hallfield Day will take place on SATURDAY 4 JULY 12.00 – 4.00 p.m. in the marquee & on the school […]

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