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Our Gendered World

Amber de Waal - Class 10

There is a girl out there who thinks she is worthless because she doesn’t have the blond hair and slim waist of Barbie. There is a boy out there who sneaks into his sister’s room and prances around in her tiaras nursing her dolls, with a wide smile on his face but throws them under the […]

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Open Morning

4th November

Our Open Mornings offer the opportunity to see students at work and play, tour our facilities and learn about our distinct education.  We warmly invite you to register to attend for the following date: 4th November 2021, 8.30am- 12pm Please download the Registration Form and return via email to [email protected], or send in the post to: AdmissionsMichael Hall Steiner […]

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Kidbrooke Park Music Festival

Julian Rolton

Over the last weekend of October, Michael Hall is hosting the Kidbrooke Park Music Festival with events both in our own theatre and Holy Trinity Church in the centre of Forest Row. The performances will be of the highest quality and LIVE! To hear music-making of this calibre, you would normally need to head to London, but here […]

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Story Writing Competition 2021

Literacy Department

We are inviting all Michael Hall students aged between 9 and 14 to enter this story writing competition run by the National literacy Trust. Your story can make a difference! The competition is jointly run by the National Literacy Trust and the University of Birmingham. Following on from the Heroes story writing competition in 2020, this year’s […]

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Whole School Readathon

Catherine Fenton and Daniel Jones

We are very excited to be taking part in Read for Good’s Readathon! From 13th September for a month, all students will be given a sponsorship form, a bookmark and will be reading as many books as possible (or being read to if they are in the younger classes). They will ask for sponsorship for […]

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Celebrating A-level and GCSE Results at Michael Hall

Emmeline Hawker - Acting Principal

This week our Class 10 and 12 students received their GCSE and A-level results with the GCSE results being collected just yesterday. It has been a very difficult couple of years for these students who have had their entire two-year courses It has been a very difficult couple of years for these students who have […]

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The Great Big Michael Hall Ink Spill Winners

Whole School Literacy

Nature’s Path – Alice Friedman-Carones, Class 10, Winner of the Liz Attwell Original Young Writer Award The Boy and The Bug – Sarah Muir, Class 8A, Runner Up of the Liz Attwell Original Young Writer Award The Sphere Of Light – Kayden Payne, Class 10, Science Fiction Winner. Kayden is a proud advocate for dyslexics-spelling […]

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Writing Competition

Catherine Fenton

At Michael Hall, we always try to make literacy exciting and fun, so we’ve started an annual writing competition! There are two categories, Class 6-8 and Class 9-12, and you can write about anything you choose; whatever you find rich, interesting and challenging. You could craft a short story, a poem, a factual piece, an […]

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Artwork

Class 9

Class 9 Art have been working on exploring still life and landscape genre, experimenting with different techniques. Each student has been approaching a personal theme that they can explore visually: war landscapes, books and alternate realities, trees and the cycle of life, dragons, lipsticks, ocean pollution, shark fishing, flowers, rocks and sea, life and death, […]

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Market Garden Main Lesson

Class 9

Class 9 spent two weeks outside for a continuation of the FOOD Main Lesson – this instalment was the beginning of the new season with sowing, preparing beds, planting, some harvesting and packing. They experienced the complete cycle of production, from laying black plastic to create a new 50m growing strip, planting out hundreds of […]

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Response to ‘Everyone’s Invited’

Emmeline Hawker - Acting Principal

The educational world has been extremely shaken, a vast number of testimonies have been written highlighting the rape culture which has been uncovered at a number of schools. An initiative called “Everyone’s Invited” has been set up to enable people to share their story www.everyonesinvited.uk Michael Hall School would like to state that we have a […]

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“Rewilding” article

Maddy Isaacs

Article by Class 10 student Maddy Isaacs What is rewilding? Rewilding is a progressive and relatively new approach to conservation. It is done by allowing a patch of land to take care of itself with minimum human intervention. The idea is that nature is best at healing itself and naturally regenerates when left alone. To […]

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“Page Turners” in celebration of World Book Day

Class 10

Book Review Collection by Class 10 Class 10 read an article of their own choice over the half-term holidays and this week they wrote original and thoughtful reviews of their chosen book, exploring how they relate to 21stC issues. We publish them here as a celebration of World Book Day 2021 – and to encourage […]

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