Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from EHS

Pink Rose Week - A time for reflection

Pink Rose Week - A time for reflection

26 Jun 2020: Community, compassion and gratitude are integral elements of the EHS ethos.  It is with these qualities in mind that we hold our annual...

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News from Prep

News from Prep

26 Jun 2020: This week we have celebrated the fact that all of our year groups have now been welcomed back to school.  With staggered lunch and arrival...

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The Science Colour Project

The Science Colour Project

26 Jun 2020: In the two weeks following half term, the Year 9 students worked on colour projects in their science lessons. The girls were tasked with...

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Sporting Spotlight – Cricket

Sporting Spotlight – Cricket

26 Jun 2020: Despite lockdown restrictions, our cricketers have still been busy training.  Here is an overview of three of our cricketers, how they...

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EHS Naturewatch continues...

EHS Naturewatch continues...

26 Jun 2020: Just a brief update that Daisy Edge, our resident peahen, continues to incubate her eggs in the EHS Rose Garden.  You can continue to monitor...

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EHS Lockdown Bake-Off - The Final Result! 

EHS Lockdown Bake-Off - The Final Result! 

19 Jun 2020: The final rounds of this year’s House Bake Off competition took place at the end of last week, with entries from Years 11 and 12, the new...

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News from Prep

News from Prep

19 Jun 2020: This week we began by wishing Her Majesty the Queen a belated happy official birthday.  We shared details of why the Queen has two birthdays...

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Virtual Open Evening - Thursday 25 June 2020

Virtual Open Evening - Thursday 25 June 2020

19 Jun 2020: See everything Edgbaston High School has to offer from the comfort of your own home, whether you are looking for a place in Westbourne...

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Good to be back

Good to be back

19 Jun 2020: We were delighted to welcome back some of our Year 4, 5, 10 and Sixth Form students this week.  It was clear from the moment that the girls...

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Sixth Form Committee announced

Sixth Form Committee announced

19 Jun 2020: In a slightly different format this year, the new Sixth Form Committee has been finalised this week.  Girls in Year 12 were encouraged...

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EHS Naturewatch - 24 Hour Live Stream!

EHS Naturewatch - 24 Hour Live Stream!

19 Jun 2020: You may be aware from last week's Fridays Headlines, that we have a peahen that is nesting eggs in our rose garden. She has been affectionately...

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Year 7 Shoebox Theatre

Year 7 Shoebox Theatre

19 Jun 2020: Year 7 have been producing some superb work in their Drama lessons.  Their latest task has been to make a Shoebox Theatre, featuring scenes...

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Year 6 - Girls Who Code

Year 6 - Girls Who Code

19 Jun 2020: Year 6 girls have been testing out their ICT skills this week by using the Google Logo starter project on Scratch. Their task was to...

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Year 3 Monet Day

Year 3 Monet Day

19 Jun 2020: In the Summer Term, the students in Year 3 traditionally spend a whole day creating a work of art in the style of Claude Monet.  This year...

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House Bake-Off Update – 2020

House Bake-Off Update – 2020

12 Jun 2020: This week is traditionally House Bake-Off and we haven’t let the lockdown stop us! In fact, quite the opposite, we’ve made it the theme...

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News from Prep

News from Prep

12 Jun 2020: This week began with an assembly to mark World Ocean Day celebrated worldwide on June 8.  The girls had already completed much research...

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EHS take on the Reuse Challenge

EHS take on the Reuse Challenge

12 Jun 2020: The Great British Sewing Bee is an inspirational programme for budding designers and makers. Some of our Year 8 students took on a ‘reuse’...

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EHS Springwatch!

EHS Springwatch!

12 Jun 2020: EHS has been treated to it's very own version of Springwatch this week. Students, staff and regular visitors to school are already well-acquainted...

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Iram and Safa raise £3000 for The Halimah Trust

Iram and Safa raise £3000 for The Halimah Trust

12 Jun 2020: Mrs Macro enjoyed her excellence book meeting with Year 11 students, Iram Hamid and Safa Chishti, in which she learned of their superb...

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Animal Magic!

Animal Magic!

12 Jun 2020: Girls in Reception are continuing with their topic about animal for this term.  Last week they took part in an animal quiz and girls,...

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Head's Message

Head's Message

05 Jun 2020: This week, we welcomed everyone ‘back’ to the second half of the Summer Term. We were also delighted to welcome certain year groups back...

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News from Prep

News from Prep

05 Jun 2020: We hope that everyone enjoyed the half term break. It is nice to be back to some routine and also to have welcomed back some of our girls...

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Royal Academy Young Artists’ Summer Show

Royal Academy Young Artists’ Summer Show

05 Jun 2020: The Young Artists’ Summer Show is a free, open submission exhibition for young people aged 5 - 19 years, taking place both online and on-site...

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Pupils smash their '100K in May' target

Pupils smash their '100K in May' target

05 Jun 2020: During the month of May, pupils and staff have been participating in the ‘100km in May’ House Challenge.  All pupils that took part in...

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Locksdown!

Locksdown!

05 Jun 2020: During the half term, Miss Welsh shaved her head to raise funds for Birmingham Children's Hospital Charity. This is in solidarity with...

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Virtual Open Evening - Thursday 25 June 2020

Virtual Open Evening - Thursday 25 June 2020

05 Jun 2020: See everything Edgbaston High School has to offer from the comfort of your own home, whether you are looking for a place in Westbourne...

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