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Oliver School Production

Holmfirth High School presents Oliver!

Wednesday 30th January to Saturday 2nd February 2019.

Tickets on sale from Monday 14th January.

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..

  • Next week is Timetable Week 2

Upcoming Dates – School Calendar

Click here for the full school calendar

Saturday 19 January
  • Creative & Media Studio School Open Morning
    Saturday 19 January @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Wednesday 23 January
  • Non-uniform Day 3
    Wednesday 23 January @ 08:45 am - 15:30 pm

Thursday 24 January
  • Y11 Parents Evening
    Thursday 24 January @ 16:30 pm - 19:30 pm

Current job vacancies

Latest school news


Cummins Turbo Technologies

Cummins Turbo Technologies are now recruiting Apprentices for various roles within Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality & Test Technology to start in August 2019. Applicants will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 9-5, including maths (minimum Grade 6), English language and science. Closing date for applications is 1st February 2019. For more information and to download an application form, visit

The Kirklees Apprenticeship Event

This will take place Wednesday 6th February 2018, 5.30 – 8.00pm at The John Smith’s Stadium, Stadium Way, Huddersfield, HD1 6PG. This is a fantastic opportunity for Year 11 students and their parents/carers to find out more about apprenticeships, speak to local employers and training providers about their current vacancies, and chat to apprentices about their experiences. There will be guest speakers from key organisations delivering presentations throughout the evening, and C&K Careers staff will be on hand to offer individual careers advice and guidance.

Reliance Precision Ltd

Now recruiting Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Apprentices to start in August 2019. This 4 year programme will lead to a number of engineering qualifications and a permanent position within the manufacturing team. Applicants will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 9-5, including English, maths and science. Closing date for applications is 1st March 2019. Visit



The final open day is Saturday, 19th January 10.00am – 12.30pm


CAPA College, Wakefield is holding an open day on Sunday, 20th January at 3.30pm. They offer four specialist courses: Dance: Contemporary and Commercial; Drama: Stage and Screen; Performing Arts: Musical Theatre and Production Arts: Theatre, Film and Media.
You must book a place in advance by completing an online form here:
The final deadline for CAPA College to receive applications via UCAS Progress is Friday 25th January – if you would like to apply please ensure you have submitted your application as soon as possible, so our Careers staff can approve and send immediately.


Huddersfield New College are holding an Information Evening on Monday, 21st January. This is a final opportunity for Year 11 students and their parents/carers to meet departmental staff and explore the campus. Subject-specific workshops are also available in Further Maths, English, Sciences,Media Studies, Film studies, Philosophy, Religion & Ethics, French and Spanish.                                                                               

This is not a drop-in event; you MUST book a place via


Kirklees College are holding their next Open Day on Saturday, 26th January 10.30am-12.30pm. All Huddersfield centres will be open.