Thought for the week:
Event: The Cold War ended as leaders of NATO and Warsaw Pact states signed the Charter of Paris.
Quote: ‘An eye for an eye only makes the whole world blind.’
Source: Mahatma Gandhi
Christmas Jumper Day - Friday 15th December 2017
For a £1 donation, students may wear a Christmas jumper to school on Friday 15th December. The rest of their uniform must be worn correctly. If they do not own a Christmas jumper they may wear a Christmas tie, Christmas socks or a small Christmas badge instead, again with the rest of their uniform being correctly worn. Money raised will be donated to charity.

HSFC Football Team Victory

CONGRATULATION to the Hucknall Sixth Form Centre Football team.
The team are through to the last 64 schools in the country!
On Wednesday they played Friesland School in Derbyshire winning 4-1, Next week they take on Carre grammar school in Kesteven to gain a position in the last 32 schools in the country.
Good luck boys... you can do it!

Local MP donates microscopes to support science education at The Holgate Academy

Hucknall Councillor, Ben Bradley, has donated funds to The Holgate Academy to enable the school to purchase 10 top-of-the-range microscopes to support science education. 
Following his election as MP for Mansfield in June, Cllr Bradley stepped down from Ashfield District Council and continues to donate his allowances for duties as County Councillor to local groups and good causes. As a Councillor in Hucknall his funds are ring-fenced to be spent in Hucknall and the science faculty at the academy has been one of the lucky beneficiaries.

Join our students at the Nottingham Royal Concert Hall for an Inspired Christmas Concert

Join us on Monday 4th December for ‘An Inspired Christmas Concert’ at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall, 7-9pm. The Holgate Academy choir and a cappella group have been working with members of the National Youth Choir of Great Britain, and are excited to showcase their work in this prestigious performance venue alongside other Nottinghamshire schools.