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Hardenhuish Teen Leads Walk For Air Ambulance That Saved Him

Hardenhuish Teen Leads Walk For Air Ambulance That Saved Him

Inspirational Hardenhuish pupil, Max Chant, completed 25 miles of the White Horse Challenge recently to raise money for the charity that saved his life.  Year 7 pupil Max, was airlifted to Bristol Children’s Hospital by the Wiltshire Air Ambulance in May last year with a broken back and collarbone after a car crash near Yatton Keynell. To say thank you just half a year after getting rid of the rods and screws holding his back together, Max, and nine of his friends completed the 25-mile…

Student Radio Presenter Takes Over Local Station

Student Radio Presenter Takes Over Local Station

Budding presenter Holly Bradfield will be broadcasting live today from Swindon’s community radio station – 105.5. Holly, a sixth former at Hardenhuish School is on work placement this week at the local radio station and will be presenting her own show this afternoon between 13:00 and 14:00. The popular station has worked on projects with many local Wiltshire schools which have led to features, programmes and creative projects. Work placements are provided for more than 50 lucky students a year from across the region. Mr…

Campaign By Hardenhuish Teenager Earns Him A National Accolade

Campaign By Hardenhuish Teenager Earns Him A National Accolade

A campaign by Hardenhuish sixth former Kieran Mulvaney to change perceptions around young people’s mental health has earned him a national accolade. Kieran, 17, of Chippenham, was successfully nominated for a Diana Award which recognises the work of young people to inspire the lives of others. A member of the Wiltshire Assembly of Youth and the UK Youth Parliament, Kieran founded a major campaign around mental health called ‘Let’s Think About It’. He started the campaign a year ago and now has more than 30…

Year 13 Prom Held At Wellington Barn, Tuesday 30 June

Year 13 Prom Held At Wellington Barn, Tuesday 30 June

Mr Ross Davey, Year 13 Pastoral Manager said: “The weather was fabulous for the Prom this year and Year 13 made the most of it. Everyone made an effort to look their absolute best, and an amazing time was had by all who attended.”

Students' ICT Success

Students’ ICT Success

A recent competition resulted in stunning successes for two Hardenhuish teams of Year 12  students. The six students who entered the competition were tasked to create and present a business plan for a new website for the Chippenham Borough Lands Charity. The Charity has over the last 19 years provided support for all 14 schools in the town through its social fund. The competition involved the talented students: Lily Myers, Holly Rutherford, Eleanor Pressdee, Willum Bolt, Ben Perks and Chris Sexton and their exceptional presentations…

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Class of 2010 Year 11 Prom

Class of 2010 Year 11 Prom

The Class of 2010 Year 11 Prom this year was held on Thursday 25th June at Grittleton House.  It was extremely well attended by pupils and staff as well as family and friends who all enjoyed the sunshine while they watched everyone arrive. The atmosphere was fantastic from the start with everyone cheering each other as pupils arrived and came down the drive in all manner of vehicle, from buses and articulated lorries to vintage cars, stretch limousines, convertibles, as well as a parade of…

Pupils Prove They Have Got 'True Grit'

Pupils Prove They Have Got ‘True Grit’

To coincide with National School Sports Week (22nd – 26th June) Hardenhuish School in Chippenham tested pupils’ mental grit, physical strength and determination, by laying on exciting and exhilarating activities during PE lessons in an effort to encourage more pupils to have fun and get fit. The highlight of week was a ‘Tough Mudder’ style obstacle course. In the Tough Mudder endurance course participants attempt military-style obstacle courses. It was designed and created by two British Harvard Business School post graduates to test mental as…

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