Hawley (Girls, Years 3-10)

Hawley House

Hawley is a lively house for girls in Years 3 to 10. Girls in Hawley are able to thrive and reach their full potential during these important formative years. Hawley girls work hard, learn new skills and develop friendships that they will keep for life.

Boarding in Hawley supports individuals in their pursuit of academic excellence. Resident teachers on hand to guide students through these important years of their development, with set times in which to study, and with all boarders in Years 9 and 10 allocated single study rooms. The students in Year 10 begin their formal examinations whilst in Hawley and our staff strive to help them adjust to this transition through close support and guidance.

Hawley girls also have a lot of fun, weekly activities, such as debating, cooking, swimming and gym training are all popular, as are the regular trips, for example to the theatre and places of cultural interest. After school, there is a wide range of activities on offer, which vary each evening. The many sporting clubs, supported by boarding and fitness staff, are always popular, as are craft and cookery nights using the school’s Art, Design & Technology Department facilities. In addition, music sessions are available in Walkfares, the School’s dedicated Performing Arts Centre.

Hawley boarders are well represented at the many clubs and societies on offer and readily take up opportunities to develop their leadership and organisational skills.

Magdalen Wing, Hawley House (Girls, Years 3-8)

We understand that being away from home for the first time can be daunting, so we work closely with parents even before the girls arrive to make sure the transition to becoming a boarder is as smooth as possible. The Magdalen Wing, in Hawley House, provides a friendly, comfortable environment where girls can develop, safe in the knowledge that they are loved and respected. We want every girl to grow up being happy, secure and confident.

“In Hawley House, we seek to create a family atmosphere where every girl is known and affirmed and feels an integral part of the New Hall family”.

Mrs A Addison, Head of Hawley House

Full Boarding

Full Boarding

Weekly Boarding

Weekly Boarding

Flexi-Boarding

Flexi-Boarding