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School News

177 Articles
17 May 2024

Historic Maple Tree Vandalised at New Hall School

Trespassers illegally entered the School grounds, felling a mature 61-year-old maple tree that was a landmark at the School’s historic entrance.
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10 May 2024

New Sixth Form Business & Languages Centre

The opening of our new study area as part of a new Sixth Form development
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7 May 2024

Launch of NHVS Pacha Club

Students begin making reusable sanitary pads for the Pachamama Project as part of School's Voluntary Service.
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27 March 2024

‘Feel the Beat’ Senior Divisions’ Dance Show

Awe struck by the professionalism and talent, our Senior Divisions’ Dance Show attracted parents, friends, staff, and many others to Chelmsford Theatre.
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20 March 2024

New Hall Gala Concert

New Hall's Music Department put on a memorable performance at Chelmsford Cathedral.
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18 March 2024

World Book Week

New Hall Students celebrate World Book Week with author talks and workshops, culminating in our World Book Day celebrations!
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15 March 2024

National Careers Week 2024

To celebrate National Careers Week, New Hall held a variety of exciting events designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to navigate the ever-evolving world of work.
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13 March 2024

Literary Dinner with Jimmy Burns OBE

Author Jimmy Burns OBE was our guest for the evening, providing insight into his career as a journalist, as well as how he acquired exclusive access to MI6 agent Walter Bell’s papers after his death.
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1 March 2024

British Sign Language Workshop

Prep Divisions and Pre-School children attend BSL workshops with actor Eloise Pennycott.
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Student Achievements

45 Articles
24 December 2023

Winning entry in the CISC Christmas Card Competition

Year 7 student Wynter scoops up the first prize in the Junior Section.
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14 December 2023

Highest Ranked Dry Slope Racer in Great Britain

Alex Climbs the Top of the OBARTS Seed List
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6 December 2023

Winners of the 10 Shot Film Awards 2023

New Hall's "Prison Break" Wins Years 7-9 Category of Young Film Academy Awards
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23 November 2023

Ellie’s Scholarship to the US

Tennis star accepts full scholarship offer to Michigan State
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21 November 2023

Swim England Winter Championships

Year 10 international student excels at Winter Championships
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17 November 2023

New Hall schoolgirls’ theatrical talents take them to the West End and beyond!

Prep Head Girl and Year 7 student wow audiences in their professional theatrical debut performances.
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25 October 2023

Winning Entries in the ISA Art Competition

New Hall artists scoop up prizes in the ISA Regional Heat.
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24 August 2023

Year 11 students celebrate GCSE Results

Year 11 students at New Hall School are celebrating GCSE results today: A quarter of all grades at New Hall were 8+ (A*) and 44% of all grades were 7+.
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10 May 2023

New Hall Ski at the ERSA Championships

It was another fantastic day over the bank holiday weekend at the start of May 2023 for the New Hall Ski Team at the ERSA Schools Ski Championships, held in Suffolk.
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Events

31 Articles
27 March 2024

‘Feel the Beat’ Senior Divisions’ Dance Show

Awe struck by the professionalism and talent, our Senior Divisions’ Dance Show attracted parents, friends, staff, and many others to Chelmsford Theatre.
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13 March 2024

Literary Dinner with Jimmy Burns OBE

Author Jimmy Burns OBE was our guest for the evening, providing insight into his career as a journalist, as well as how he acquired exclusive access to MI6 agent Walter Bell’s papers after his death.
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24 November 2023

Movember at New Hall

A month of fundraising culminates in a Move For Movember event attended by hundreds
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20 November 2023

Peace Vigil

New Hall's Boarding Community gathering for a prayerful vigil
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12 October 2023

Celebrating Culture Day during Black History Month

With 28 countries represented, more than 75 students volunteered to create exciting, informative and engaging stands on their cultures.
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31 March 2023

British Science Week

British Science Week in March 2023 had the theme of “connections” this year, and so the science department “connected” with all the other subjects this week with some exciting lessons taking place.
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29 March 2023

New Hall Dance School Presents ‘Back to the Theatre’

New Hall Dance School presented ‘Back to the Theatre’ in March 2023. After being away from the Civic Theatre for 3 years, they were delighted to be back performing at their favourite venue.
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29 March 2023

Bishop Guli of Chelmsford Visits New Hall

We have been fortunate to welcome a number of distinguished guests to New Hall in March 2023, including the Bishop of Chelmsford, Bishop Guli.
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5 March 2023

World Book Day in March 2023

World Book Day at New Hall in March saw the rich variety of literary characters arrive at School, as well as visits from notable authors.
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Nursery

2 Articles
18 March 2024

World Book Week

New Hall Students celebrate World Book Week with author talks and workshops, culminating in our World Book Day celebrations!
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14 December 2023

Christmas at New Hall Nursery

The New Hall Nursery children spread Christmas cheer through their festive performances.
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Preparatory Divisions

9 Articles
18 March 2024

World Book Week

New Hall Students celebrate World Book Week with author talks and workshops, culminating in our World Book Day celebrations!
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15 March 2024

National Careers Week 2024

To celebrate National Careers Week, New Hall held a variety of exciting events designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to navigate the ever-evolving world of work.
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1 March 2024

British Sign Language Workshop

Prep Divisions and Pre-School children attend BSL workshops with actor Eloise Pennycott.
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20 December 2023

Let’s Hear it for the Boys

Head of the Preparatory Division dives into the importance of male teachers and role models in primary settings.
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13 December 2023

“Run, Run, Rudolph!” – Farleigh Hospice Reindeer Run

The Preparatory Divisions' pupils fundraise for local charity, Farleigh Hospice, through their Reindeer Run.
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17 November 2023

New Hall schoolgirls’ theatrical talents take them to the West End and beyond!

Prep Head Girl and Year 7 student wow audiences in their professional theatrical debut performances.
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20 October 2023

Harvest Celebrations in the Prep

Prep Divisions celebrate the Harvest Festival
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9 May 2023

The Prep Library Has a New Look Thanks to NHPA!

On Friday 5 May, we held our official opening of the Prep Library following its recent transformation, with Mrs Jeffrey cutting the red ribbon.
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30 March 2023

Year 6 Pupils Travel to France

In March 2023, Year 6 pupils travelled to France for a trip to remember with their friends whilst having the opportunity to work on their French speaking skills.
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Senior Divisions

9 Articles
27 March 2024

‘Feel the Beat’ Senior Divisions’ Dance Show

Awe struck by the professionalism and talent, our Senior Divisions’ Dance Show attracted parents, friends, staff, and many others to Chelmsford Theatre.
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18 March 2024

World Book Week

New Hall Students celebrate World Book Week with author talks and workshops, culminating in our World Book Day celebrations!
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15 March 2024

National Careers Week 2024

To celebrate National Careers Week, New Hall held a variety of exciting events designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to navigate the ever-evolving world of work.
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10 February 2024

Visit from Founder of the Pachamama Project

We welcomed back Old Fish Ella Lambert for an inspirational talk and workshop.
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20 December 2023

The Cricketer Schools Guide 2024 Top 100

New Hall School named in The Cricketer Schools Guide Top 100 Schools for 2024
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17 November 2023

New Hall schoolgirls’ theatrical talents take them to the West End and beyond!

Prep Head Girl and Year 7 student wow audiences in their professional theatrical debut performances.
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24 August 2023

Year 11 students celebrate GCSE Results

Year 11 students at New Hall School are celebrating GCSE results today: A quarter of all grades at New Hall were 8+ (A*) and 44% of all grades were 7+.
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1 June 2023

Composition Concert & Masterclass with Jeffery Wilson

On 25 May 2023, notable musician and mentor Jeffery Wilson visited New Hall School to lead a masterclass and concert for Year 9 student saxophone players.
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13 February 2023

A Show to Remember: ‘We Will Rock You’

'We Will Rock You' was New Hall School's theatre production of the year put on by the Senior Divisions in February 2023.
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Sixth Form

3 Articles
10 May 2024

New Sixth Form Business & Languages Centre

The opening of our new study area as part of a new Sixth Form development
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11 March 2023

Sixth Form Question Time Welcomes Notable Journalists

Our Sixth Form Question Time debate in March 2023 was fascinating as we were joined by journalists including Simon Heffer, who started the session talking about the importance of free speech.
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28 February 2023

Year 12 Welcomes Theologian Dr Vardy for Human & Spiritual Day

In February 2023, our Year 12 students enjoyed a day off-timetable to enjoy a series of talks from the esteemed theologian Dr Peter Vardy.
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