Senior School

Welcome to the Senior School

The Senior School aims to provide a learning environment which allows individual girls to reach their personal best in a wide range of ways: in maximising their academic achievement, in developing their personal qualities, in providing opportunities for them to grow as responsible members of a community and in encouraging their creative and flexible thinking.

  • We are proud of our history and traditions, but also responsive to change and forward-thinking.
  • We provide a broad, balanced and flexible curriculum which is regularly reviewed.
  • We have high expectations and support each girl to meet them by monitoring her individual progress with the best possible pastoral care.
  • We encourage girls to develop confidence - in themselves as individuals as well as in their abilities.
  • We work in an atmosphere where girls can be happy and relaxed, but at the same time concerned for others and self-disciplined.
  • We seek to develop qualities and skills that will prepare girls for a changing future: a capacity for life-long and independent learning, skills in accessing information, flexibility in outlook, creative capability, independence of mind and the ability to communicate well.
  • We enrich and extend the curriculum by providing opportunities for a wide range of activities both within the classroom and outside that cater for all interests and abilities.

Senior School Headlines

RS Spirited Art Competition

02 Oct 2020: During online learning in Religious Studies, last academic year the current Year 8 and 9 took part in a Spirited Art competition. The standard as always was...

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Success in regional MFL poetry competition

25 Sep 2020: The MFL Department has been participating in the “Mother Tongue Other Tongue” poetry competition run by Route into Languages at Aston University. This is a...

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Whole School Open Morning - Saturday 19 September

18 Sep 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 Pre-Prep, Prep or Senior...

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