News from Hutchesons’
This is the main news section for Hutchesons’ Grammar School.
Charity news stories:
- Millport 10 Miler for Michael's Movers
Pupils, parents and staff took part in the Millport 10 mile run on Saturday. A group of parents has raised over £1000 for the charity!
11 May 2015
- Pupils donate £3000 to Charity
Through the Youth Philanthropy Initiative, 4 S3 pupils have donated £3000 to the Symphony of Dreams Charitable Trust.
7 May 2015
- Spring Charity Bake Sale
Just before the Easter Holidays, S2 put in a lot of work to bake some delicious cakes as part of a charity bake sale for Michael's Movers. £203.32 was raised!
8 April 2015
- Brave pupils compete in 'Muddy Trials'
On Sunday the 22nd of March, a group of second and third year pupils participated in the 'Muddy Trials' in Kilmarnock. The 5K run is said to be the most challenging mud run in the whole of the UK!
26 March 2015
- Foodbank & Clothing Collection 23rd-27th March
This March the School will be collecting a range of items for the ‘Trussell Trust Foodbank’ and ‘Chernobyl Children's Lifeline’.
20 March 2015
- S1 get fundraising!
S1 pupils participated in a charity scavenger hunt and baked delicious cakes to raise money for Michael's Movers.
12 March 2015
- Charity Toy Sale raises £400!
P3 held a terrific toy sale for the School Charity Michael's Movers for Parkinsons. The event was supported by the whole primary and was a great success raising almost £400!
23 February 2015
- Michael’s Movers Scottish lunch
On 12th January 3 Senior pupils and 4 Primary pupils provided the entertainment at Michael’s Movers monthly Monday lunch club.
13 January 2015
- Support the Big Dinner
Sit down to dinner, so that people in Africa can stand up and walk. The Scottish charity 500 miles, set up by quadruple amputee Olivia Giles, an inspirational Hutchie FP, aims to hold largest ever online dinner party.
23 October 2014
- Cross Country Championships & Charity Runs
The Cross Country Championships and Charity runs produced some very good team and individual performances and raised funds for Michael's Movers for Parkinson's.
21 October 2014
- Sweet success for S5 charity Crêperie!
S5E had the delicious idea of running a lunchtime Crêperie in aid of our new School Charity Michael's Movers, which supports people with Parkinson's Disease and those who care for them.
10 October 2014
- School Charity launched for 2014!
This morning Hutchesons' Grammar School launched their Headline Charity for 2014 - 15 Michael's Movers for Parkinson's.
30 September 2014
- Teacher's Ironman challenge to combat human trafficking
Over the summer, Geography teacher Alan Stirling, completed a gruelling Ironman race to raise money and awareness for the A21 Campaign, a charity which combats Global human trafficking.
26 August 2014
- Pupils win £3,000 for Hazelwood School
The Youth Philanthropy Initiative is a one-of-a-kind experience that engages young people in social change. The finals took place in the Fotheringay Centre on Wednesday 5 February. Team Hazelwood report.
24 February 2014
- Bags of thanks!
We were absolutely delighted by the response to our foodbank appeal at the end of last term, the bags poured in and parents, pupils and staff donated a huge 200kg in groceries to the Glasgow SE foodbank.
8 January 2014