Newsletter Archive

September 2021

17 Sep 2021

On the whole, it has been a positive return to school, despite the ongoing challenges of the global pandemic. We …

July 2021

16 Jul 2021

And so my first year of headship is complete. It has ended how it started, with Covid casting a long …

June 2021

25 Jun 2021

Punxsutawney Phil. I thought of Phil this week when thinking of the classic film, Groundhog Day. You may remember that …

May 2021

28 May 2021

"There we both sat and rested for a while, facing the rising sun the way we'd climbed, for looking back …

April 2021

04 May 2021

The past few weeks have felt a little more 'normal' : the sun has shone, the boys are out playing …

26 March 2021

26 Mar 2021

Resilience and grit are essential character traits for life, no matter what the age. And like most aspects of character …

11 March 2021

11 Mar 2021

'The Remarkables'
I wanted to pay tribute to the resilience of students, parents and our amazing staff at HBS, …

February 2021

11 Feb 2021

This has been one of the most challenging times in the recent history of Hitchin Boys' School, reflecting the difficulties …

December 2020

December 2020

What a term it has been: 'baptism of fire is how it has been described...

October 2020

October 2020

I am very proud of the calibre of student that we have at HBS...

February 2020

February 2020

if you haven’t done so already: start revision now; start doing more than just homework or coursework now...”