Outreach – being the difference

Macmillan Coffee Morning

“Cancer is a word, not a sentence.” – John Diamond (1953-2001), a British journalist and broadcaster     Amid sunshine and showers, the community of Holme Grange School gathered together for a nibble and a natter over delicious cakes and freshly brewed tea and coffee, to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

OLN Scholarship update

There are 238 candidates who work extra hard in the hope of a scholarship from Holme Grange School. The students who are part of the high school scholarship spend a week at OLN following a mentorship programme in the first week of the school holidays. During this time, different teachers/speakers/counsellors are invited to talk with […]

A Little Bauble of Christmas Delight

   This morning, our Link friends joined us to watch then dress rehearsal of the Pre-Prep nativity play, “Baubles!” in the Caudwell Hall.

An OLN Christmas in Kenya

  “I never knew of a morning in Africa when I woke up and was not happy.” – Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961), an American novelist and journalist The staff and pupils of Our Lady of Nazereth School in Kenya, warmly wish the community of Holme Grange School, a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year. They […]

Walking for the Children of OLN

“We rise to lifting others.” Robert Ingersoll (1833-1899), an American lawyer, a Civil War veteran, political leader, and orator of the United States during the Golden Age of Free Thought Just before half term, the staff and children of Holme Grange School will participate in a sponsored walk after which we will enjoy a festive cake […]

An Oasis of Hope for Mary

The Community of Holme Grange School provide scholarships for children at Our Lady of Nazareth School in Kenya, to further their education. The school is an oasis of hope for the children living in the slum of Mukuru Kwa Njenga in Nairobi.

Coffee Morning 4 Cancer

I CAN – CER VIVE! The parents of Holme Grange School came together this morning for coffee and cake in order to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. Afterwards the children were able to buy cakes and cookies at morning break, also contributing to the PAA’s efforts.   

Let’s do lunch, folks!

“Friendship is meeting up even when we’re really busy.” Indeed, after a busy Open Morning and a combined hockey and football festival, we welcomed our Link friends back to Holme Grange School to enjoy a delicious luncheon in our newly built dining room.

Charity begins at Holme

“Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.” – St Francis of Assisi (1180-1226) an Italian Catholic friar and preacher We are indeed blessed at Holme Grange School and we take our commitment to charity seriously. As we start a new academic year we consider the different ways that we can Share […]

The Power of Education

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela (1918-2013), a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999 In their recent Bushcraft adventure, the Year 3 and 4 children of Holme Grange learnt that education is not […]