Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from EHS

Join us at our Summer Lunch

Join us at our Summer Lunch

27 Jul 2021: We are delighted to be able to host our Summer Lunch on Saturday 11 September 2021, the first OGA event in almost two years! This year's event...

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Head's End of Term Message

Head's End of Term Message

09 Jul 2021: As we reach the end of term and the last Friday Headlines for a while, I wanted to express my gratitude to the staff of EHS for all their...

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Senior School Excellence Book

Senior School Excellence Book

09 Jul 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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Prep's Future Olympians

Prep's Future Olympians

09 Jul 2021: We have talked about Olympic ideals and the resilience needed by athletes whilst training and competing in competitions and we were delighted...

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EHS Spirit Live and Kicking at Sports Day

EHS Spirit Live and Kicking at Sports Day

09 Jul 2021: We were delighted to able to hold Senior School sports days earlier this week. With restrictions still in place we were unable to invite...

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Year 9 Higher Project Success

Year 9 Higher Project Success

09 Jul 2021: In Year 9 girls are offered the opportunity to take part in The Higher Project. This allows girls to discover the joys of independent learning,...

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News from Prep

News from Prep

09 Jul 2021: We are delighted to have ended the term with all of our classes in school, able to attend our final events of the academic year. We...

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Debate Marks Commonwealth and Culture Day

Debate Marks Commonwealth and Culture Day

09 Jul 2021: On Monday, the Senior School held a Commonwealth and Culture Day, a series of events to mark the run up to the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth...

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Into the Dragon's Den

Into the Dragon's Den

09 Jul 2021: As part of this year’s enrichment program the Year 6 girls spent an afternoon working on a ‘Dragons’ Den’ themed project. Having watched...

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The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music

09 Jul 2021: The EHS playing fields were alive with the sound of music as, in a culmination of the year’s House activities, students were tasked with...

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Year 9 Conquer Go Ape!

Year 9 Conquer Go Ape!

09 Jul 2021: We were delighted that the Year 9 Activity Trip could go ahead this year. We took our EHS spirit to the great outdoors and enjoyed the...

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Musician of the Year 2021

Musician of the Year 2021

02 Jul 2021: Our annual Musician of the Year competition is an opportunity to showcase the musicianship, skill and poise of young performers from across...

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On Your Marks, Get Set....Bake!

On Your Marks, Get Set....Bake!

02 Jul 2021: The much anticipated inter-house Bake Off began on 14 June and, judging by the high standard of entries to this year's competition, it...

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New Pupils Enjoy Induction Day

New Pupils Enjoy Induction Day

02 Jul 2021: Induction Day is always a highlight - an opportunity for new pupils to familiarise themselves with the school and make friends ahead of...

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EHS Talks: Athletes Shine a Light on Commonwealth Games 2022

EHS Talks: Athletes Shine a Light on Commonwealth Games 2022

02 Jul 2021: On Monday, the Senior School is holding a Commonwealth and Culture Day. This is the start of a series of events that will run throughout...

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Insect Investigation Creates a Buzz in Year 2

Insect Investigation Creates a Buzz in Year 2

02 Jul 2021: This term one of the topics studied by Year 2 has been minibeasts. They have researched information, completed work in Science and Art...

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Celebrating Guide Dog Week

Celebrating Guide Dog Week

02 Jul 2021: Last week the highly-anticipated Guide Dog Week took place in Senior School with workshops, quizzes and a special canine guest, Vixen the...

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News from Prep

News from Prep

02 Jul 2021: As we approach the end of this academic year the girls are busy completing projects and enjoying yet more new experiences.  It is clear...

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Lessons in Structural Engineering for Mathematicians

Lessons in Structural Engineering for Mathematicians

02 Jul 2021: As part of their end of term Maths lesson this week, girls in Year 7 to 10 were challenged to create freestanding towers, constructed solely...

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Testing out Magnetic Forces

Testing out Magnetic Forces

02 Jul 2021: Year 8 students recently completed a two-week project to create a game of their own design based on the physics of magnetism. They were...

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Words from Westbourne

Words from Westbourne

02 Jul 2021: This week in Westbourne the girls have been focused on being in the great outdoors. Some of this time has been spent preparing for Sports...

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