Aug
28

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HUNTINGTOWER CAMERATA GALA CONCERT  Sunday 11 October at 2.30pm – Performing Arts Centre Please come and enjoy this magnificent concert!  An exciting and very special concert is being planned and it will be especially honouring our very special Senior IT teacher Mr Stuart Walkerden who has given over 30 years of wonderful and dedicated service to Huntingtower and will be retiring at the end of 2015. Stuart is an outstanding teacher who is a pioneer of the digital age and has brought Huntingtower to the forefront of technology. He is also a great supporter of all areas of education including the...
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Jul
31

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WAVERLEY EISTEDDFOD We are now really enjoying preparing for the Waverley Eisteddfod. A notice has been posted out to all instrumental musicians involved from Years 3 to 12. Unfortunately there is an upper limit on the size of the ensembles which can be involved so some Senior musicians are very unfortunately not able to play this year but the opportunity will come.  The performance times and arrival times are listed below – if your child is unable to attend the Eisteddfod please inform me immediately as numbers are crucial in each section (Lynley Bramble BH 9807 8888 AH 9803 7701 or...
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Jun
19

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CONCERT SERIES There has been an amazing series of concerts over the last few weeks of Term 2 and hearty congratulations are extended to every student (over 500 students) who performed so magnificently. We have just experienced our magnificent Senior Orchestral and Choral Concert. This concert involved over 300 students from Years 7 to 12 performing in all our large orchestras, choirs, Concert Band and ensembles – it is always an awe-inspiring sight to see so many young people moving quickly and quietly to their positions and then producing such high quality, beautiful music. We are certainly extremely proud of every...
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May
22

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SPECIAL CONCERTS FOR LARGE CHOIRS/ORCHESTRAS/ENSEMBLES/CONCERT BAND In Term 2 we usually have a very exciting concert featuring all our large ensembles/choirs including performers from Years 3 to 12 and it is has always been a spectacular event. As the student numbers have increased it has been becoming increasingly difficult to fit everyone into the Performing Arts Centre.  It is a great pity that we will now have to split the concert into Junior and Senior concerts as we have loved being able to hear all the groups from different sections of the school. Nevertheless we will now have two exciting, large...
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Apr
24

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SPECIAL CONCERTS FOR LARGE CHOIRS/ORCHESTRAS/ENSEMBLES/CONCERT BAND In Term 2 we usually have a very exciting concert featuring all our large ensembles/choirs including performers from Years 3 to 12 and it is has always been a spectacular event. As the student numbers have increased it has been becoming increasingly difficult to fit everyone into the Performing Arts Centre.  We will now have to split the concert into Junior and Senior concerts as we have loved being able to hear all the groups from different sections of the school. Nevertheless we will now have two exciting, large ensemble/choir concerts and you (all families...
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