Holland Hall News

Holland Hall Sophomore only Oklahoma Student Selected to Take the USAMO Exam

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Holland Hall School has a long-standing tradition of participation in the American Mathematics Competitions, the AMC-12 and AMC-10.  Offered by the Mathematical Association of America, the AMC is one of America’s most prestigious math contests.  In February, approximately 90 upper school mathematics students participated in the AMC-12 or AMC-10, and only one student qualified for [...]

Cum Laude Society Inducts New Members

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

On Tuesday, April 15, 2014, eighteen Upper School students were inducted into the Cum Laude Society, a national academic honorary based on the college model of Phi Beta Kappa. This is the school’s 46th  anniversary of membership in the society, which began in 1906. More than 600 students have been recognized with this honor since [...]

Holland Hall Middle School Academic Team wins Championship

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Holland Hall Middle School Academic Team had an undefeated regular season.  The team went on to capture the overall championship with back-to-back wins versus Bixby and Monte Cassino. The final score was Holland Hall 335 and Monte Cassino 280.
“This season it has been quite a pleasure leading our academic team in [...]

Holland Hall Hosts Award Winning Author Emily Jenkins

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Holland Hall will feature award winning author Emily Jenkins for the 2014 Sue T. Lawson Visiting Illustrator/Author Program on Wednesday, April 2 at the Holland Hall Primary School.
Born in New York City, Jenkins grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts and Seattle, Washington, where her mother, a preschool teacher, would read to her countless picture books [...]

Holland Hall Supporting Ugandan Students

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Holland Hall Upper School students raised funds to sponsor eight Ugandan students for a year, with an additional amount for the school’s building fund. The money will support the Bushenyi Alliance for Rural Health & Development (BARHD) organization.
“This fundraiser is important because 100 percent of the donation goes directly to the support of the orphans, [...]

Holland Hall Slam Poets Place First Runner-Up at Nationals

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Tulsa’s Louder Than a Bomb Finals, which is a program of the Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa and sponsored by the Tulsa City-County Library System and Holland Hall was held February 8 at the Cain’s Ballroom.
These competitions originated in Chicago 30 years ago. Participants read or recite original three-minute pieces and their performances are [...]

Holland Hall Middle School Students participate in the French Exchange 2014

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

For more information, go to: http://saintefamille.hollandhall.overblog.com
Eighth grade Holland Hall French students have the possibility of experiencing French culture first-hand through an exchange program with Tulsa’s sister city of Amiens, France. A select group of Holland Hall eighth graders undergo a ‘total’ immersion experience as they live with French host families and attend Sainte-Famille, a private [...]

Holland Hall Students perform with the SWACDA Honor Choir 2014

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Holland Hall students and families gathered in Little Rock, Arkansas to participate in the SWACDA National Honor Choir.  Holland Hall had ten students involved in the Treble Choir, and one in the 7-9th Mixed Chorus and the High School Men’s Chorus. 
 “What a thrill it’s been for them to join with hundreds [...]

Middle School Academic Team competes against Holland Hall Faculty

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Holland Hall Middle School Academic Team students recently competed against Holland Hall faculty members. Questions from previous Upper School competitions were used. The competition ended in a tie.
“I participate whenever possible because I enjoy seeing the middle school students in action,” said Richard Hart, Assistant Head of School for Academic Affairs. “Annually, they are enthusiastic, eager [...]

Holland Hall Middle School Students Participate in the 2014 Tulsa Engineering Challenge

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Thirty one Holland Hall fourth and fifth graders competed in the Tulsa Engineering Challenge on Friday March 7, 2014 at Tulsa Technology Center. Over 1100 students represented 52 schools from across the region.  The engineering challenge showcases various projects from ping pong ball launchers to rubber band powered cars.
Holland Hall Students [...]