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Harvest Festival at Hammond Prep School

Harvest Festival at Hammond Prep School

20/10/17

The Hammond Preparatory School celebrated ‘Harvest Festival’ last week.The children brought donations of non-perishable food to school, which were forwarded to the charity ‘Save the Family’.  Jocelyn Horton, from the charity... Read more...

My Unforgettable Debut as Giselle, by Harriet Mills

My Unforgettable Debut as Giselle, by Harriet Mills

17/10/17

Harriet Mills has sent the Hammond the most wonderful tribute to her experience dancing Giselle at Hammond. A very moving article.Read full article Read more...

Centenary Gala

Centenary Gala

18/09/17

Our 2016 - 17 academic year ended with the magnificent Centenary Gala. Almost every single Hammond pupil took part in the show, with our students displaying a wealth of talent across the board. The show, directed by David Needham, one of The Hammond'... Read more...

The Hammond's 100th Birthday

The Hammond's 100th Birthday

18/09/17

Over the last year, historical researcher Caroline Hamilton has been delving into the history books, local archives and interviewing past students to discover as much as possible about our school's rich history. A key date that arose from this research... Read more...

The Duke of Edinburgh Expedition is back!

The Duke of Edinburgh Expedition is back!

18/09/17

After a break of a few years, The Hammond is proud to announce the re-instatement of the Duke of Edinburgh's Award Scheme. On 6th May, seventeen Year 10 students (plus one senior student) took part in their practice Duke of Edinburgh's Bronze Expedition... Read more...

The Drama Pizza Rehearsal

The Drama Pizza Rehearsal

18/09/17

The Hammond's Drama students have always had a pizza rehearsal in the week before Drama production. They actually always have pizza - by the time they have ordered, organised, and eaten the pizza, done the boogie and the Macarena, then... Read more...

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