Headmaster's Blog: Prepare for Take-Off
With university and college application season in full swing, Mr Hooke explains how Harrodian prepares eixth formers for their destiny-shaping UCAS decisions.
Author: James Hooke
Pastorally Speaking: Nobody's Perfect
There's no point in pretending we're perfect parents, says Andy Woodward. If we admit our weaknesses, children are more likely to listen our advice
Headmaster's Blog: the Gift that keeps on Giving
An extended visit to the pub reminds Mr Hooke of the galvanising impact that our Youth Philanthropy Initiative has had on sharpening Harrodians’ charity appetites and skills
Author: James Hooke
Headmaster's blog: Pleasure with a purpose
Mr Hooke explains how Harrodian ensures its Christmas trips and sporting tours are as educational as they are enjoyable
Author: James Hooke
Headmaster's blog: On the Up
Flushed with the recent success of school football teams in Spain and Surrey, Mr Hooke examines the upward surge taking place across Harrodian sport
Author: James Hooke
Library Blog: Prize selection
On the eve of the awarding of this year's Man Booker prize, Harrodian Sixth Formers and teachers gathered in the Senior Library to review the shortlist and pick a winner
Pastorally Speaking: But is it REALLY awesome?
All of us can fall into the trap of overpraising children for average achievement, argues Andy Woodward, but in doing so we may be removing their incentive to do better
Prep Blog: Going for Gold
Paralympian Gold Medal winning skier Captain Jenny Kehoe was the inspirational guest at the 11s special assemby on planning and preparation, reports Jenny O'Neill
Headmaster's Blog: Refitting the ship
The summer isn't a holiday for everyone. Mr Hooke reveals the nitty-gritty details of the Good Ship Harrodian's rapid annual refit. Read more...
Author: James Hooke
Let's get organised!
In her first blog of the term, Jenny O'Neill explains why the first step to building the Growth Mindset that is so characteristic of Harrodian pupils is to get yourself organised.