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Senior School News

Date: 13.08.2020

As pupils collect their A levels today, there have been some terrific performances over the two-year course period and many U6 leavers now have exciting pathways ahead of them.

Date: 13.08.2020

The restrictive effects of the coronavirus pandemic and cancellation of the summer 2020 examination series already meant that this year’s A Level cohort have had to put up with unprecedented disruption at a formative time of their lives. We have been so impressed by their resilience and dignity in the face of considerable adversity, not least the interruption to the rite of passage which should come with terminal examinations and end-of-school celebrations.

Date: 17.07.2020

Norwich School has just submitted to Norwich City Council its revised proposal for development of its Bishop’s Palace Lawn site in the Cathedral Close. The proposal responds to a pressing need for new dining and teaching facilities, together with landscaped outdoor spaces and improved access. It aims to deliver a high quality and visually appealing building that responds well to the important heritage of its surroundings.

Date: 16.07.2020

On Saturday 4th July, Old Norvicensians gathered virtually to watch 'Global ON Day'. ONs were invited to grab a glass of fizz, take a seat, relax and watch the proceedings.

Date: 13.07.2020

This weekend, 40 Norwich School runners took part in the Ekiden Virtual Marathon, a Marathon Distance Relay involving six stages of differing length. 

Date: 10.07.2020

This July, Norwich School once again hosted the University Summer School for Year 12 pupils from across Norfolk.  


Date: 08.07.2020

Norwich School Geography pupils finished the term by looking at Esri Story Maps which allow pupils to combine GIS maps with text and images to create digital content.

Date: 07.07.2020

"Thank you to the Duke of Edinburgh's Award participants from Norwich School who donated 2366 hours of voluntary service to the local community."

Date: 07.07.2020

Against a field of other School Chess Clubs across the country, Norwich School played in an online Team Chess Battle (on the website

Date: 06.07.2020

A group of our community-minded and enthusiastic Upper Sixth pupils have been helping senior members of our ON community during the pandemic through a volunteer contact scheme. They have offered a friendly phone call to ONs, centred around Norwich School life and shared experiences of school over the decades.

Date: 06.07.2020

This year, our annual Arts Festival went virtual! Gather 20 Online saw a series of performance videos launched showcasing the artistic, musical, dance, drama and written word talent of pupils at school.  

Date: 03.07.2020

The Senior Prefects for 2020/21 have been announced during today's final assembly.

Date: 29.06.2020

The annual Norwich School Fashion Show for 2020 went virtual this year as part of the Gather 20 Arts Festival. Led by the charities committee, the event showcased the design talents of Lower and Senior School pupils as well as ONs, alongside dance and singing performances, raising £1,000 for local charity, The Sir Norman Lamb Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund. 

Date: 19.06.2020

Three Upper 6 pupils, Amélie Hitchings, Emily Wallace and Ellie Hayward choreographed and performed a series of dances in a beautiful performance for local care home residents.

Date: 18.06.2020

A response to allegations of racist incidents at the school

Date: 08.06.2020

Members of Norwich School company ‘Velocitas’, one of the school’s Young Chamber groups, have raised £3,500 for the Priscilla Bacon Hospice charity through the creation of their virtual 5k road race.

Date: 04.06.2020

Congratulations to Dani Long-Martinez in U6 who has been selected to join the Northampton Saints Senior Academy for the 2020/21 season.

Date: 04.06.2020

100 members of the 8th Norwich "Space-Scout" Group took part in a Virtual Space Camp over half-term.

Date: 01.06.2020

Norwich School pupils, families, ONs and staff together ran a total of 182.4 miles as part of the 'Don't pass it on' relay organised by the Norfolk Gazelle's running club

Date: 22.05.2020

Fourth Form pupils have been producing a piece of creative independent artwork at home this term. Pupils were asked to produce a piece of artwork that makes a response to the history surrounding the Undercroft Gallery