Holmfirth High School school app

View your child's homework online!

The ‘Homework Portal’ is a one stop shop for parents to gain an insight into their child’s learning.

Parents can view their child’s homework assignments, including deadlines and any useful resources the teacher has provided.

For more information please visit the homework page of our website

Holmfirth High School school app

School mobile app for parents

My Ed is the free parent mobile app that gives you a multitude of communication and information features to stay in touch with what is going on at school. The app gives you direct access to your child’s attendance, timetable, absence records, achievements, behaviour and much more.

Find out more about My Ed

Holmfirth High School school app

Download Microsoft Office for FREE

At Holmfirth High all students are entitled to download the Microsoft Office suite for absolutely FREE on up to 5 home computers or laptops. 

The Microsoft Office package is available to students via their Office 365 email accounts and will install the following apps on your computer:

Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Access, Publisher, Outlook, Skype for Business, OneDrive for Business

Holmfirth High School

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​A very warm welcome from the school community to our school website – we hope that you will find it both interesting and useful. In particular we hope that it provides you with a snapshot of what life at the school is like and a flavour of our ethos and values. We would also encourage you to visit our school and see our words in action!

We’re on..

Nothing from 19th May 2018 to 20th May 2018.

Upcoming Dates – School Calendar

Click here for the full school calendar

Sunday 20 May
  • D of E Practice Expedition 2
    Saturday 19 May - Sunday 20 May @ 

  • Canceled: Y11 GCSE Exams
    Sunday 20 May @ 08:45 am - 15:30 pm

Monday 21 May
  • Y11 GCSE Exams
    Monday 21 May @ 08:45 am - 15:30 pm

Tuesday 22 May
  • Y11 GCSE Exams
    Tuesday 22 May @ 08:45 am - 15:30 pm

Wednesday 23 May
  • Y11 GCSE Exams
    Wednesday 23 May @ 08:45 am - 15:30 pm

Thursday 24 May
  • Y11 GCSE Exams
    Thursday 24 May @ 08:45 am - 15:30 pm

Friday 25 May
  • Y11 GCSE Exams
    Friday 25 May @ 08:45 am - 15:30 pm

Saturday 26 May
  • Canceled: Y11 GCSE Exams
    Saturday 26 May @ 08:45 am - 15:30 pm

Current job vacancies

Latest school news

Our New Headteacher

I am delighted to inform you that, subject to the usual checks, Mr Ben Stitchman has accepted the post offered by Governors of being our Headteacher from September 2018.

Mr Stichman is a current Headteacher of a securely ‘Good’ school. Along with colleagues, he built the heart of his current school. The beating heart of Holmfirth High School and its wider community will be treasured and further developed by our new Headteacher.

Students, support staff, teachers and Governors all participated in the appointment process and were central to the well-planned and rigorous process.

Be assured, Holmfirth High School is the place to be and we look forward to the appointments we will make in the weeks leading to the Spring Bank break that will complete our staff team ready for September.

Don’t forget …. your school is the best!

Dr W Bradford

Our 27th German Exchange

Between 18th – 25th April Holmfirth High School welcomes 22 pupils from our partner school Wilhelm Bracke Gesamtschule in Braunschweig for our 27th German Exchange.

The students have a packed full agenda including:

  • A day in Holmfirth.
  • A day trip to York.
  • A day trip to Leeds.
  • A weekend with host their families.
  • A day trip to Whitby.
  • A day in school following the curriculum timetable.