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Prep News

15 Dec 2021: What a festive end we have enjoyed to the busy Autumn Term.  There has been much activity on craftwork across the Prep School.  In Year...

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Autumn Term Excellence Book

Autumn Term Excellence Book

15 Dec 2021: We are constantly amazed by the high quality of work produced by pupils of all ages here at EHS. In recognition of that talent and hard...

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Desert Island Survivors

Desert Island Survivors

15 Dec 2021: Last week was Year 8 project week in Science where the girls had to survive being stranded on a desert island. In order to do this the...

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A Tudor Christmas

A Tudor Christmas

15 Dec 2021: Year 4 journeyed back in time and transformed the Octagon into the home of Lord and Lady Escelie who welcomed the audience to spend a typical...

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Cambridge Trip Adds up to a Great Day Out

Cambridge Trip Adds up to a Great Day Out

15 Dec 2021: Sixth Form mathematicians ventured out last week, destination Cambridge.  They were fortunate to attend lectures on the psychology of...

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Doors into Christmas

Doors into Christmas

15 Dec 2021: Decorating classroom doors has quickly become a tradition in the Prep School. All classes in Westbourne and Prep enter into the spirit...

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Talent Shines in Festive Card Competition

Talent Shines in Festive Card Competition

15 Dec 2021: At half term, artists in Senior School were invited to enter a competition to design a Christmas card. The brief was deliberately kept...

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Mrs Macro's Christmas Message

Mrs Macro's Christmas Message

15 Dec 2021: It is hard to believe that the Autumn Term is over. It has been a return to normality, though not quite the normality that we once knew....

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What’s on in Westbourne

What’s on in Westbourne

15 Dec 2021: Girls in Westbourne have been enjoying many festive end of term events and activities. One of the most popular was the Christmas Fair held...

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House Gala Back With a Bang

House Gala Back With a Bang

15 Dec 2021: After a whole term of lunchtime choreographing and rehearsing the first live House Gala in two years went ahead on Tuesday. This year the...

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Success in Their Sights

Success in Their Sights

10 Dec 2021: At EHS we do all we can to encourage our students to aim high -  with interests both in and outside of school - and so PE staff were delighted...

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Prep News - 10 December 2021

Prep News - 10 December 2021

10 Dec 2021: Christmas celebrations and crafts are well underway in the Prep School. After performing their own play last week Year 2 had a fantastic...

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Library Puts on a Festive Display

Library Puts on a Festive Display

10 Dec 2021: A competition was held to name the white origami dragon that was wrapped around the small library Christmas tree. Numerous names were received,...

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Dancing Queen Neha

Dancing Queen Neha

10 Dec 2021: Congratulations to Neha in Year 8 who has danced her way into first place position at the Inter Acro Dance Competition! A talented and...

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Star in Ascendance

Star in Ascendance

10 Dec 2021: We brought you recent news of Year 9 pupil Star’s sporting success. Fending off competition from other girls in her age group at the Midlands...

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The Big Little Nativity

The Big Little Nativity

10 Dec 2021: One of the highlights of the season at Edgbaston High School is when girls in our Early Years department take to the stage for the annual...

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Year 7 Gather for Awards Ceremony

Year 7 Gather for Awards Ceremony

10 Dec 2021: This week, a series of awards ceremonies were held to mark the success of girls in Key Stage 3. With each morning dedicated to celebrating...

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Around the World at Christmas

Around the World at Christmas

10 Dec 2021: Christmas took on a very international flavour when the Languages scholars led an assembly to find out how different countries around the...

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Workshops in a Winter Wonderland

Workshops in a Winter Wonderland

10 Dec 2021: Girls in Year 8 took part in 'Winter Wonderland', a carousel of winter workshops designed to get them into a festive mood and also to give...

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What's on in Westbourne

What's on in Westbourne

10 Dec 2021: In addition to working hard on their lines and learning songs for the performance of ‘The Big Little Nativity’ the girls have enjoyed learning...

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Westbourne Visitor Retells the Christmas Story

Westbourne Visitor Retells the Christmas Story

10 Dec 2021: On Tuesday afternoon, after performing their version of the Nativity to their parents, Reception and Kindergarten girls enjoyed a visit...

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Dancers Bring Magic to Music Assembly

Dancers Bring Magic to Music Assembly

03 Dec 2021: We look forward to our weekly Music Assemblies, where students can perform to their peers in the Senior School. Occasionally we invite...

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The Horrible Histories of Britain

The Horrible Histories of Britain

03 Dec 2021: Can you beat battling Boudicca? Can evil Elizabeth entertain England? Year 7 enjoyed the history of Britain with all the horrible bits...

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Prep News - 3 December 2021

Prep News - 3 December 2021

03 Dec 2021: Preparations are well under way for the end of term events. Seasonal crafts have been started, post boxes are awaiting cards and trees...

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PA Tree Lights up EHS

PA Tree Lights up EHS

03 Dec 2021: We are grateful to the EHS Parents’ Association for the fabulous Christmas Tree that now graces the swimming pool terrace. A yearly seasonal...

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The Magical Christmas Jigsaw

The Magical Christmas Jigsaw

03 Dec 2021: Year 2 girls presented ‘The Magical Christmas Jigsaw’ a version of the Nativity story to several audiences.  They performed to the girls...

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Creativity in Full Flow

Creativity in Full Flow

03 Dec 2021: Creativity was in full flow this week when we welcomed artist Anita Roye to the Art department. Anita is an abstract landscape artist and...

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Learning About Cadbury's Marketing Machine

Learning About Cadbury's Marketing Machine

03 Dec 2021: On Monday 29 November, Year 11 had the amazing opportunity to go to Bournville to visit the renowned Cadbury World where the students were...

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Inspired by Shakespeare

Inspired by Shakespeare

03 Dec 2021: The Young Shakespeare Company arrived in Prep with their interactive version of Macbeth. A multi-talented cast took on the roles, helped...

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What's on in Westbourne

What's on in Westbourne

03 Dec 2021: The activities this week in Nursery have been linked to the season. The girls have cut stars ready to paint them in gold and silver for...

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Spotlight on Careers

Spotlight on Careers

03 Dec 2021: This week we hosted a Careers Q&A with EHS Old Girl Olivia Reddin, an art psychotherapist. She gave Sixth Form students an insight into...

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A Deliciously Roman Bake Off

A Deliciously Roman Bake Off

03 Dec 2021: It was a case of classical competition this week when two pairs of girls from each Year 7 form took part in the Roman Bake Off hosted by...

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