Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from EHS

Christmas in Westbourne

Christmas in Westbourne

13 Dec 2019: Christmas has been a wonderful time in Westbourne. In the last few weeks the ‘elves’ have been very busy decorating the tree and they have...

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Girls, boys and gingerbread

Girls, boys and gingerbread

13 Dec 2019: Last Thursday, Year 1 girls at EHS welcomed the boys from West House School to a morning of activities involving the traditional tale,...

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Head's end of term message

Head's end of term message

13 Dec 2019: As I approach the end of my first term at EHS, I would like to say thank you to all the girls, colleagues, parents and governors for welcoming...

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Stephanie's poem selected for Lichfield Cathedral

Stephanie's poem selected for Lichfield Cathedral

13 Dec 2019: At the end of last month, Year 9 pupil Stephanie travelled to Lichfield Cathedral to attend an award ceremony for their latest poetry competition...

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Assembly shines light on sporting talent

Assembly shines light on sporting talent

13 Dec 2019: Our first Sporting Assembly of this academic year is an occasion on which we celebrate individual and team performances during this term,...

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Carol Service marks the end of term

Carol Service marks the end of term

13 Dec 2019: On Wednesday, Senior School pupils, staff and friends of EHS gathered to mark the festive period with an uplifting Carol Service held at...

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Senior School Excellence Book - Autumn 2019

Senior School Excellence Book - Autumn 2019

13 Dec 2019: The following Senior and Sixth Form girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Autumn Term: Subject Name CLASSICS Kiran...

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A very Tudor Christmas

A very Tudor Christmas

13 Dec 2019: Year 4 girls thoroughly enjoyed their trip to Selly Manor. They were able to share their knowledge with the guides there, both of whom...

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Librarian's Top Reads

Librarian's Top Reads

13 Dec 2019: Need a good book to curl up with this Christmas? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether...

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Links

Links

13 Dec 2019: Senior School Lunch Menu Prep School Lunch Menu Diary Dates Term Ends  Friday 13 Decembre at 12.00 School closed  Wednesday...

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Prep News

Prep News

13 Dec 2019: Our final week of term has been very busy. It began with our Carol Service at St George’s Church on Monday. The service was composed of...

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A taste of Vietnam

A taste of Vietnam

13 Dec 2019: World Challenge is a UK provider of school expeditions to many parts of the world ranging from North America to Australia. This life changing...

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Delivering festive cheer for BCM Toy Link

Delivering festive cheer for BCM Toy Link

13 Dec 2019: On Friday 6 December, Mr Wiggins, Mrs Lee and the Year 10 charity representatives were given the opportunity to volunteer at the Birmingham...

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Amy competes in World Championships

Amy competes in World Championships

13 Dec 2019: Winning the Junior British Championships in late September secured Amy a place at the World Junior TRA, TUM, DMT Championships in Tokyo...

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Helping Father Christmas

Helping Father Christmas

13 Dec 2019: Year 2 girls have come to the rescue of Father Christmas.   After hearing the devastating news that Santa had crashed his sleigh into...

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Election mania sweeps EHS

Election mania sweeps EHS

13 Dec 2019: As General Election hysteria swept the country, Year 10 decided to hold an Election of their very own, electing an MP to represent the...

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Year 8 Christmas Elves

Year 8 Christmas Elves

13 Dec 2019: This December, three Year 8 students were handpicked by Ms Ajmal to decorate the Senior School Christmas postbox. The girls started the...

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Gymnasts compete against West Midlands Schools

Gymnasts compete against West Midlands Schools

06 Dec 2019: On Saturday, six EHS gymnasts travelled to Fenton Manor Leisure Centre in Stoke. The girls were competing in this prestigious competition...

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Psychologists showcase research projects

Psychologists showcase research projects

06 Dec 2019: On Monday 25 November, the Year 13 A Level psychologists enjoyed showcasing their mini research projects to other students and members...

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Barrister coaches Mock Trial Team

Barrister coaches Mock Trial Team

06 Dec 2019: On Tuesday afternoon, the EHS Mock Trials Team were treated to a workshop from Barrister Eliza Sharron of Kings Chambers. Eliza provided...

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EHS supports Bham City Mission Toy Link

EHS supports Bham City Mission Toy Link

06 Dec 2019: Every Christmas, Birmingham City Mission gives gifts to thousands of children in our city, many of whom would otherwise not receive any...

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The heat is on in Saigon

The heat is on in Saigon

06 Dec 2019: Edgbaston High School’s ambitious staging of Miss Saigon took place between 25 - 30 November and has been a theatrical triumph. The cast...

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Lights, camel, action!

Lights, camel, action!

06 Dec 2019: After several weeks of practice the day finally arrived for the Year 2 performance of Lights, Camel, Action!  It was definitely worth the...

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Everyone loves a baby!

Everyone loves a baby!

06 Dec 2019: On Tuesday morning parents gathered together for refreshments ahead of one of our favourite days of the year, the Westbourne Christmas...

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Gothic inspiration at Strawberry Hill House

Gothic inspiration at Strawberry Hill House

06 Dec 2019: On Tuesday 3 December, 20 Year 12 and 13 English students visited the beautiful house of the Gothic writer Horace Walpole.  Strawberry...

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Links

Links

06 Dec 2019: Senior School Lunch Menu Prep School Lunch Menu Diary Dates

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Prep News

Prep News

06 Dec 2019: Seasonal celebrations are now well and truly underway in the Prep School. Our first event was hosted by our Parents’ Association on Friday...

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A taste of the business world

A taste of the business world

06 Dec 2019: On Monday 25 November, students in Year 10 studying business went to Cadbury World as part of our studies for Marketing. Firstly, we...

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Classics Club marks Roman festival of Saturnalia

Classics Club marks Roman festival of Saturnalia

06 Dec 2019: Last Friday, Year 7 enjoyed the delights of a Roman feast in the Classics Department. They sampled the likes of grapes, cheese, bread...

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Year 9 explore Oxford's Ashmolean Museum

Year 9 explore Oxford's Ashmolean Museum

06 Dec 2019: Girls in Year 9 were delighted to visit Oxford’s famous Ashmolean Museum for a trip with a difference.  The day was made up of three...

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Working together: Miss Saigon workshop

Working together: Miss Saigon workshop

06 Dec 2019: On Friday 29 November 2019, Edgbaston High School for Girls played host to a special Miss Saigon workshop, working together with local...

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