Programme Click on the link below to see the full Festival Programme. Hazlegrove Festival of Wellbeing programme. Once opened, the programme is full of links. If you hover your pointer over the pages, you will see them. Australia’s most popular children’s author Year 1 through to Year 5 are going to see Andy Griffiths. Please click … More Festival of Wellbeing – The programme
The Hazlegrove Community sponsors two Ebola orphans in Sierra Leone, Jenneh Appiah and Samuel Tagba through the charity Wharf Kids. Jenneh’s father, mother and sister died of Ebola. Jenneh had Ebola but survived. She lives in a tiny little house (two small rooms) in Magazine Wharf, a really disadvantaged slum area on the sea front … More We sponsor Jenneh Appiah and Samuel Tagba in Sierra Leone
The Hazlegrove Community is sponsoring Sebastian Lekurtut Kurwaki through four years of secondary education in Kenya. Sebastian comes from a single-parent family; his father died when he was a toddler. Sebastian’s home is with his mother and brother in a village North of Segera called Sukutan. He is attending Maranda High School in Bondo in … More We sponsor Sebastian Lekurtut Kurwaki in Kenya
The children from the Pre-Prep were delighted to present a cheque for £466.35 to the charity Save the Children. This was money they had raised with their Pre-Prep Christmas Activity Afternoon.
We are delighted to announce that we raised £1258.48 at the Wells Cathedral Carol Service collection for Community Christmas. Thank you for your support.
Following our wonderful last week of the Christmas term, when we made small handmade gifts for Christmas Charity, the Lower School children were set a challenge. They were asked to ‘think of others’ over the holiday period. To look outwardly and think of those whose Christmas time maybe a difficult time. Several children returned to … More Lower School pupils thought of others over the Christmas holidays
Upper School pupils baked cakes to sell at the de-reg hut to raise money for Community Christmas. It was a jolly affair with the Flute Group plus saxophone playing Christmas tunes in the background. They raised £216.89. Click here to see the photographs of the cake sale in our Flickr album. The boarders made lots of … More The Upper School raised £216.89 for Community Christmas with a cake sale
We raised a whopping £937.08 with the sale of the original and signed ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’ paintings by “Katie” author, James Mayhew, for Music as Therapy. Thank you very much for your support.
Our Flute Group travelled to Wells with Miss Sayles and Mrs Cleverley to do some busking in aid of Music as Therapy. It was a cold day and they all wrapped up in warm clothing and a little bit of festive sparkle. Christmas shoppers were delighted to see the children and over the course of … More The Flute Group did some busking for Music as Therapy
Much has been said about the benefits of boarding, and it is true that even more has been said against boarding. Whatever your views may be, the children who board deserve our utmost respect. I still hear parents saying things like, “I would never send my children away to boarding school” or “My child needs … More Boarders are incredible children. End of discussion.
All the fun of being in mufti and having Fireworks Night! The children had an excellent time and were very glad to be able to support the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance. Click here to see the photographs in our Flickr album.
The children raised the money by bringing in £1.00 and dressing up as a European Country. Great fun was had on the European Day and the children were delighted that the money is going to such a good cause. You can see all the photographs from the day in our Flickr album.