Holland Hall News


Senior Internship Program 2014

Friday, June 6th, 2014

Since 1972 seniors at Holland Hall have been required to complete an internship before they graduate.  The internship takes place during the last 2 1/2 weeks of the spring semester.  They may choose to intern in the field they plan to pursue in college or they may decide to try something that they’ve always had [...]

2013-2014 Middle School Honor Roll

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Sixth through eighth grade students have performed with distinction throughout the 2013-2014 school year.  One measure of that distinction is the year-end grades students earn.  There are two Honor Rolls for students in grades 6, 7, and 8.  The ‘A’ Honor Roll is comprised of students who have earned an ‘A’ in each core academic [...]

Holland Hall Second Graders Meet President Obama

Friday, May 30th, 2014

Photo courtesy of Associated Press
Holland Hall second graders from Girl Scout Troop 2612 were invited to the White House Science Fair on May 27th.  They presented their ideas for building a flood-proof bridge to President Barack Obama and several high level senior government officials, as well as professional scientists and private sector representatives.
There were two [...]

2014 Commencement Ceremony Live Video Broadcast

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

Holland Hall will provide a live video stream of the Class of 2014 Commencement Ceremony. The stream will go live beginning at 6:45 p.m. and the ceremony will start at 7:00 p.m.
 

Holland Hall 6th grade student selected as the First Place winner in the Duke University 4th-6th Grade Talent Search Writing Contest

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Holland Hall 6th grade student, Marta Almazovaite, has been selected as the First Place winner in the 6th Grade Division of Duke University’s Talent Identification Program’s annual 4th-6th Grade Talent Search Writing Contest.  She will receive a $250 award to celebrate her achievement and have her winning story posted on the Duke website.
More than 800 [...]

Primary School Students Study Weaving

Monday, May 19th, 2014

 
Holland Hall Primary School students have started a weaving unit of study. Weaving is a great for:

developing fine motor skills
developing eye hand coordination
helps increase focus and attention span
offers a relaxing, tactile experience

 
“I have never experienced any student who doesn’t get the over under pattern and fall in love with the practice, said Primary [...]

Holland Hall host Louder than a Lawn Mower, May 12

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

Holland Halls Slam Poetry team will host Louder than a Lawn Mower in the Upper School Lecture Center, May 12 at 6:30. This event provides another avenue for Tulsa’s youth poets to congregate, be heard, and share their stories with each other and with the public.
“At its best, the event also provides another opportunity for [...]

Holland Hall is proud to announce eight new inductees into the Holland Hall Athletic Hall of Fame

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Holland Hall is proud to announce eight new inductees into the Holland Hall Athletic Hall of Fame, to join many other prestigious Holland Hall community members such as Charlie Brown and Frank Ward.
The inductees include Holland Hall’s David York ’64, Colonel Mark Condry ’78, Sarah Adams ’99 posthumous, Hillary Bach ’08, Chris McDaniel ’99, Kathy [...]

Two Holland Hall Upper School Students won at the OMTA Senior Piano Competition Finals

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Two Holland Hall Upper School Students won divisions at the OMTA Senior Piano Competition Finals. Lydia Jeong won the 9th grade division and Philip Hwang won the 10th grade division. Philip Hwang also won 1st place at this year’s OSU High School Piano Competition in February.
The purpose of the Senior Competition is to give students [...]

Holland Hall Strings get 5 Superior Ratings at State

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

 
The Holland Hall String Orchestra was awarded 5 Superior ratings and 2 Excellent ratings at the OSSAA (Oklahoma State Secondary Schools Activities Association) State String Orchestra Contest. The Superior award is the highest rating an ensemble can receive.  This year marks the third time the Holland Hall String Orchestra has achieved this rating at the [...]