Headmaster's Blog

Head's Blog: Holding the Fort
Mr Hooke is one of a handful of staff still working on the school site. In this Q&A, the Head tells us how he's adjusted to lockdown and how tech is keeping him in touch
Author: James Hooke
Headmaster's Blog: All in the Mind
What is behind the surge that has seen applications to Harrodian's A-Level Psychology course increase by 70 per cent? In his latest blog, Mr Hooke considers how and why the subject has come of age
Author: James Hooke
Headmaster's Blog: Reasons to be Cheerful
Are you or your young ones suffering from a bad case of Back to School Blues? Mr Hooke prescribes eight doses of Harrodian good news which will soon have you feeling hale and hearty again
Author: James Hooke
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
Headmaster's Blog: Spreading the Word
It's taken a while, says the Headmaster, but Harrodian now has the communication tools and skills needed to tell to the world why it's special
Author: James Hooke
Headmaster's Blog: Satellite of Love
The R&D group's prizewinning performance in designing and launching a mini satellite reveals the value and the fun cross-curricular teamwork. Mr Hooke reports
Author: James Hooke
Headmaster's blog: Where Harrodians Come From
A new survey reveals that Harrodian pupils have roots in no fewer than 90 different countries. Mr Hooke reflects on how Harrodian became a United Nations amongst schools
Author: James Hooke
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: Music with Chemistry
Mr Hooke investigates the eclectic strategy – and the chemistry – that has made music a special Harrodian success story
Author: James Hooke