Very early on Wednesday 11 December 2019, 23 Year 10 and 11 hockey and netball players and accompanying staff departed for nine days of sport, culture and sunshine in Barbados.
On the first Sunday of Advent the School opened its doors for a trio of gloriously Christmassy events – the House Charity Bazaar, Friends’ Christmas Market and Advent Carol Service.
Over 45 local residents joined the School Council last week for an afternoon of festive entertainment and an abundance of tea, cake and other treats.
Farnborough Hill has introduced an innovative new leadership programme to the Sixth Form, the Ivy House Award.
Thursday saw the School taken over by an assortment of Disney characters as Year 7 and 10 dressed up in anticipation of a 'Film and Pizza Evening' courtesy of the Houses.
Last Thursday, our Under 15 and Under 17 cross country teams won gold at the Senior District Championships.
The Order of Christian Education was founded in Normandy, France on 21 November 1817. As a school, we celebrate this special event on or around 21 November and it is known as our Community Feast Day.
Senior Prize Giving is one of the major events of the Farnborough Hill annual calendar and this year's ceremony, which took place on Friday 8 November 2019, was no exception. Read more about the evening together with photos and the Head's report.
Over half term, 19 girls and staff enjoyed a fun-filled, action-packed trip to the 'Big Apple' to explore its Art and Culture.
On an appropriately crisp and dark night, over 700 people scaled the hill to enjoy the first Friends’ Firework Fiesta in many years.
Our Farnborough Hill community came together last Friday morning for our annual Harvest Festival.
Earlier this month we were very excited to welcome almost 90 Year 6 pupils for a Young Leaders’ Day.
Last Wednesday, the Senior Choir enjoyed the privilege of singing Choral Evensong at the majestic Guildford Cathedral.
Year 7 pupils enjoyed their first residential trip together at the end of last week. They were warmly welcomed on arrival by a thoroughly enthusiastic bunch of PGL instructors, who geared the girls up for their exciting two-day adventure.
Our U15A and B teams took part in the Schools District Netball Tournament at Wavell School on Wednesday 9 October 2019. Both teams did very well but particular congratulations to the U15A team who were unbeaten winners.
On Saturday 21 September we hosted the annual Farnborough Hill Old Girls' Reunion. We were delighted to welcome 150 Old Girls and their families who joined members of the Community and former staff for a joyous afternoon revisiting their old school and catching up with friends.
A group of 35 tenacious and extremely hard-working pupils returned to school this week to learn of the outstanding grades they earned in their Level One Project Qualification, taken in Year 9; 20 girls earned an A*, nine an A and six achieved B grades.
Pupils at Farnborough Hill were celebrating this morning as they received their excellent GCSE results. The School is delighted that 56% of all the results were at the top grades of 9 – 7, with an excellent pass rate of 98%.
Students at Farnborough Hill were delighted to achieve outstanding results across the board as they received their A level results today, with two thirds of the year group earning an A*, A or B in all their subjects. The School was particularly delighted to see that 67% of the top grades were in subjects such as Mathematics, History, the Classics and the Sciences, as preferred by Russell Group universities.
The School celebrated the many achievements of girls in Years 7 - 9 at our annual Junior Prize Giving afternoon on Wednesday 2 July 2019. Congratulations to all the girls who received medals, certificates and trophies.