Search

Students at Northgate High School in Dereham celebrate Harry Potter

PUBLISHED: 14:43 08 February 2018 | UPDATED: 14:43 08 February 2018

Scenes from the Harry Potter celebration at Northgate High School in Dereham. Picture: NORTHGATE HIGH SCHOOL.

Scenes from the Harry Potter celebration at Northgate High School in Dereham. Picture: NORTHGATE HIGH SCHOOL.

Archant

Students at Northgate High School in Dereham enjoyed a Harry Potter night.

Scenes from the Harry Potter celebration at Northgate High School in Dereham. Picture: NORTHGATE HIGH SCHOOL. Scenes from the Harry Potter celebration at Northgate High School in Dereham. Picture: NORTHGATE HIGH SCHOOL.

The school library was decorated with locations from the Harry Potter series including Platform 9 and 3/4, The Dursley’s fireplace, The great hall and four house areas.

Pupils played tabletop Quidditch, made wands and completed a treasure hunt, looking for the seven horcruxes to defeat the Dark Lord.

Pupils also enjoyed Harry Potter related snacks including Butter Beer, Golden Snitch cupcakes and Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans.

Meanwhile, the school also held a week-long campaign to promote safe internet and social media use.

Scenes from the Harry Potter celebration at Northgate High School in Dereham. Picture: NORTHGATE HIGH SCHOOL. Scenes from the Harry Potter celebration at Northgate High School in Dereham. Picture: NORTHGATE HIGH SCHOOL.

Hints and tips for students and parents were posted on the school’s social media pages. Students in the lower school developed e-safety websites and parents have been encouraged to discuss the issues with their child at home.

Other news

29 minutes ago

Inspiring young people from across the county will be recognised at the inaugural Norfolk Youth Awards at OPEN in Norwich on Wednesday evening. Here is a run down of the shortlisted nominees.

A mid Norfolk village left with no amenities for five years now has its local pub back.

The growing problem of homelessness and rough sleeping is to be tacked with a £1.5m fund from Norfolk County Council (NCC).

Here is a collection of some of your finest photographs from some of Norfolk’s best-loved towns and villages.

Most Read

29 minutes ago

Inspiring young people from across the county will be recognised at the inaugural Norfolk Youth Awards at OPEN in Norwich on Wednesday evening. Here is a run down of the shortlisted nominees.

Read more
United Kingdom

A mid Norfolk village left with no amenities for five years now has its local pub back.

Read more
George Freeman

The growing problem of homelessness and rough sleeping is to be tacked with a £1.5m fund from Norfolk County Council (NCC).

Read more
North Norfolk District Council

Here is a collection of some of your finest photographs from some of Norfolk’s best-loved towns and villages.

Read more
Fakenham
10:22

People carrying out home improvements will soon have to pay to leave DIY waste at recycling centres in Norfolk.

Read more
Norfolk County Council

Most Commented

29 minutes ago

Inspiring young people from across the county will be recognised at the inaugural Norfolk Youth Awards at OPEN in Norwich on Wednesday evening. Here is a run down of the shortlisted nominees.

Read more
United Kingdom

A mid Norfolk village left with no amenities for five years now has its local pub back.

Read more
George Freeman

The growing problem of homelessness and rough sleeping is to be tacked with a £1.5m fund from Norfolk County Council (NCC).

Read more
North Norfolk District Council

Here is a collection of some of your finest photographs from some of Norfolk’s best-loved towns and villages.

Read more
Fakenham
10:22

People carrying out home improvements will soon have to pay to leave DIY waste at recycling centres in Norfolk.

Read more
Norfolk County Council

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 4°C

min temp: -2°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Dereham Times e-edition today
E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter