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Annual House Quiz goes virtual

03 Apr 2020: Traditionally the end of the Spring Term is marked by the annual EHS House Quiz, with teams of girls from across the school taking on a wide range of questions...

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Senior School Excellence Book - Spring Term 2020

03 Apr 2020: The following Senior and Sixth Form girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Spring Term:   Subject Name ART Saba...

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A burst of creativity

03 Apr 2020: We are pleased to see that the new working conditions seem to be allowing the girls a little more flexibility and time to explore their creativity, and were...

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Introducing the EHS Challenge Badge

03 Apr 2020: We are launching a new school award that all pupils can get involved with - The EHS Challenge Badge. The EHS Challenge Badge is a way to encourage and reward...

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Head's message

27 Mar 2020: We come to the end of one of the strangest weeks of my teaching career and, indeed, my life. Everyone in the country has experienced a seismic shift in what...

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Fine artists flex their creativity

27 Mar 2020: During this first week of school closure pupils have been required to adapt to a new style of learning. The girls have risen remarkably well to the challenge...

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Let's get physical!

27 Mar 2020: As everyone, pupils and teachers alike, adapts to online learning, the PE department have been encouraging EHS to take regular breaks from their work and participate...

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Announcing the new Student Leadership Team

20 Mar 2020: Following the announcement of the Head Girl elect in last week’s edition of Friday Headlines, we are delighted to announce the new Deputy Head Girls for the...

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Milano Gymnastics National Finals 2020

20 Mar 2020: On Friday 13 March, three EHS gymnasts travelled to Stoke-on-Trent to compete in the under 16 age group of the Milano Gymnastics National Finals 2020. The...

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Librarian's top picks

20 Mar 2020: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether you’re looking for something fresh...

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Announcing our new Head Girl

13 Mar 2020: Edgbaston High School is delighted to announce Naomi Okafor as Head Girl elect for the academic year 2020-21. Now in Year 12, Naomi first joined the school...

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Investigation and inspiration: British Science Week

13 Mar 2020: British Science Week is one of the most popular educational weeks in Britain. It’s a ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths that...

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Dance event showcases talent

13 Mar 2020: On Monday this week, we hosted our whole school EHS Dance Show.  The hotly-anticipated evening was a huge success with some outstanding performances. Our...

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The World of Books

13 Mar 2020: Girls at EHS clearly have a love of literature and this was very much in evidence last week when the whole school community of pupils and staff dressed as...

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Celebrating International Women’s Day #EACHFOREQUAL

06 Mar 2020: This Sunday 8 March is International Women’s Day, a day where people around the world will celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements...

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Pupils inspired by the WE Movement

06 Mar 2020: This week, selected girls from across Years 8-11 attended WE Day UK 2020, a celebration of young people and teachers who have made a difference. The day is...

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Library hosts World Book Day celebrations

06 Mar 2020: On Thursday 5 March, the Senior School library marked World Book Day with some exciting activities involving jelly beans, book ‘prescriptions’ (book recommendations)...

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EHS Dance Showcase - Monday 9 March

06 Mar 2020: On Monday 9 March, we will be staging our EHS Dance Showcase. The theme is 'Influential People' which will share the work from pupils in the Preparatory School...

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Digital leaders

06 Mar 2020: The Childnet Digital Leaders Programme is a youth leadership training programme that encourages pupils to educate their peers about online safety. Leaders...

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Head's message

28 Feb 2020: This week we have been thinking about power posing; the science behind standing in a certain way for two minutes to configure the brain so that one thinks...

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A perfectly Parisian trip

28 Feb 2020: On Thursday 13 February, at 2:15 am, 20 Year 11, 12 and 13 students, together with Mrs Mooney, Mrs Harris and Mrs Parsons, headed off for a four day trip to...

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Gold for ice skater Sheau-En

28 Feb 2020: Last week, Year 9 pupil Sheau-En competed in the Skate Southern Club International at Lee Valley Ice Centre, London. She performed alongside 34 other girls...

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We came, we saw, we conquered: Classicists venture to the British Museum

28 Feb 2020: Latin, Greek and Classical Civilisation students from Years 10-11 recently travelled to London to visit the British Museum. Excited to explore the ancient...

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Cleopatra makeovers for Year 7

28 Feb 2020: Recently in Classics Club, Year 7 pupils found out about the Egyptian queen Cleopatra and were challenged to recreate a make up look to match! They learnt...

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Librarian's top picks

28 Feb 2020: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! This week’s selection is all about the classics,...

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Inspiration and aspiration on STEAM Day

14 Feb 2020: On Wednesday, we were delighted to be joined by the inspirational Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE to launch the Edgbaston High School STEAM Day, a special day held...

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An interview with Dr Imafidon

14 Feb 2020: Inspiring, phenomenal, undeterred. Three words to describe Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE. To celebrate STEAM Day and the wonderful world of Science, Technology,...

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Linguists are Business Language champions

14 Feb 2020: On Thursday 6 February, 12 linguists from Year 10 who are learning either French, German or Spanish, took part in a languages day at Hall Green School. The...

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Senior musicians showcase talent

14 Feb 2020: Senior School musicians performed solo and duet items at an informal Tea Time concert on Wednesday 5 February. As always with these events, girls are encouraged...

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Hard work continues to pay off for gymnasts

14 Feb 2020: At the weekend, 10 senior students travelled to Fenton Manor in Stoke to compete in the West Midlands Schools Floor and Vault Gymnastics Competition.  The...

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From EHS, with love

14 Feb 2020: This week, pupils in 7J made handmade Valentine’s cards to raise money for the charity Little Hearts Matter.  Girls are encouraged to send a card to family...

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Librarian's top picks

14 Feb 2020: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether you’re looking for something fresh...

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EHS hosts Birmingham Schools Gymnastics Competition

07 Feb 2020: Edgbaston High School was delighted to host the Birmingham Schools Gymnastics Competition on Wednesday this week. Several schools from across the city joined...

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A taste of life in Senior School

07 Feb 2020: The Senior School welcomed Prep pupils from Year 6 to a special taster morning last Friday.  First, the girls enjoyed the music assembly, a Friday morning...

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A celebration of Chinese New Year

07 Feb 2020: This week, we celebrated the Chinese New Year in school with an assembly for Years 7 - 9 aimed at showing the girls the origins of Chinese New Year and giving...

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Pupils encouraged to 'Find your Brave'

07 Feb 2020: Whilst the school endeavours to support mental, physical and emotional health all year round, it is mental health that has been at the forefront for us during...

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An excellent example of poetry

07 Feb 2020: Year 9 pupil, Saba wrote a poem ‘Isn’t it extraordinary’ in response to the Lichfield Cathedral’s ‘The Word’ poetry competition that was entered by several...

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Librarian's top picks

07 Feb 2020: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether you’re looking for something fresh...

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Head's message

31 Jan 2020: I am often asked what makes an EHS girl? It is not a difficult question to answer, especially when you have the privilege of standing in front of the whole...

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Happy Birthday, EHS!

31 Jan 2020: On Wednesday, the whole EHS community of girls from Nursery to the Sixth Form joined staff to gather together in the Octagon in celebration of the school’s...

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Librarian's top picks

31 Jan 2020: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether you’re looking for something fresh...

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EHS pupils perform Mahler 8 ‘Symphony of a Thousand’

24 Jan 2020: On the 18 and 19 January, girls from EHS joined five combined choirs of international reputation alongside the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and a...

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Great turn out for Audience with EHS

24 Jan 2020: Thank you to all prospective Year 7 parents who attended ‘An Audience with EHS’ on Wednesday. It was a pleasure to welcome them and their daughters back to...

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Librarian's Top Picks

24 Jan 2020: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether you’re looking for something fresh...

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Year 9 take on the Physics Big Quiz

24 Jan 2020: On Tuesday 21 January, twelve Year 9 EHS girls took part in the annual Physics Big Quiz held at the University of Birmingham.  After a quick campus tour,...

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Creative writing success

24 Jan 2020: The English Department is delighted that more than 40 students have had success with a recent creative writing competition held by the national ‘Young Writers’...

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Mock Trial team prepare for court

24 Jan 2020: This Saturday, 16 girls from Years 11 and 12 will be taking part in the Independent Schools Mock Trial Competition at Birmingham Crown Court.   The team...

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Head's message

17 Jan 2020: At lunchtime each Monday I will be setting aside half an hour to do not very much. That might seem a little odd for the headmistress of a school to admit,...

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A sporting start to the year

17 Jan 2020: With girls returning to training last week after the Christmas holidays, this week has seen our Year 8 pupils play in both netball and hockey matches.  Travelling...

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Dance students set sights on regional finals

10 Jan 2020: Dance Club and A Level Dance students had been busy before the Christmas break, creating and refining their entries to The Great Big Dance Off.  We were...

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Librarian's Top Picks

10 Jan 2020: Need a good book to curl up with? One that you haven’t read a billion times? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian!...

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EHS singers lend their talents to Birmingham Voices

10 Jan 2020: During the Christmas break, students and staff from EHS once again joined Birmingham Voices for their Christmas concerts and I was delighted to provide them...

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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 ‘The Word’....

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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, with further awards,...

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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 St George’s Church....

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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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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 City Mission. Our...

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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 constituency of Edgbaston...

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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 week by taping up the...

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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 in two separate teams,...

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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 Christmas presents....

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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 and orchestra, numbering...

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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 had an educational...

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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 and honey followed...

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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 main activities: a...

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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 schools. We were...

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Language champions crack the code

29 Nov 2019: On Friday 22 November, EHS hosted a languages day for Year 10 pupils run by Business Language Champions in association with GCHQ. Pupils from six other schools...

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Classicists attend BMCA academic lecture

29 Nov 2019: On Thursday 21 November, the Classics department took a group of girls from Years 10-13 studying Latin, Greek and Classical Civilisation to an academic lecture...

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Biathlon joy for Jemima

29 Nov 2019: At the weekend, Year 9 pupil Jemima competed at the British Biathlon Championships which were held at the Harvey Hadden Sports Centre in Nottingham. It was...

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Librarian's Top Picks

29 Nov 2019: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether you’re looking for something fresh...

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Sheau-En flies the flag for Great Britain

29 Nov 2019: Congratulations to Year 9 pupil Sheau-En who recently represented Britain in an international figure skating event. The championships took place in Innsbruck,...

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Librarian's Top Picks

22 Nov 2019: Need a good book to curl up with? One that you haven’t read a billion times? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian!...

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Old Girl delivers property and surveyance careers talk

22 Nov 2019: Recently, we were delighted to welcome back Bethany, who left EHS in 2015, to deliver a talk and Q and A session on her career, studying at university and...

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Drama students perform at Shakespeare Schools Festival

22 Nov 2019: Following two months of rehearsals, twenty Year 10 GCSE Drama students performed a unique adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘Julius Caesar’ at the Midlands Arts...

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Onatti Theatre presents 'Primera Cita'

22 Nov 2019: On Wednesday 20 November 2019, girls learning Spanish from Years 8 to 13 had the opportunity to see ‘Primera Cita’, a play in Spanish performed by native actors...

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EHS to support BCM Toy Link appeal

22 Nov 2019: This year, Edgbaston High School for Girls shall once again be supporting the Birmingham City Mission (BCM) Toy Link campaign. Each Christmas, Birmingham...

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Insight into the life of an Artistic Director

22 Nov 2019: Sophie Barrett (EHS 2011) returned to school this week to talk to pupils about her career pathway to becoming an Artistic Director working in the television and...

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Speech Day celebrates hard work and achievement

15 Nov 2019: On Friday last week, members of the school's Governing Council, staff, parents and students gathered for Speech Day in the University of Birmingham’s prestigious...

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Readathon raises record amount

15 Nov 2019: This week, the sum of money raised for our recent Readathon was counted and we are delighted to announce a whopping total of £1,222! All proceeds will be donated...

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Librarian's Top Reads

15 Nov 2019: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether you’re looking for something fresh...

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Pupil shortlisted in The Word competition

15 Nov 2019: Congratulations to Stephanie Kail who has been shortlisted for ‘The Word Poetry Competition’ organised by Lichfield Cathedral as part of their forthcoming...

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Spanish speakers explore Sevilla

08 Nov 2019: In the very early hours of Monday 21 October, 32 girls accompanied by Mr Flox, Ms Monet Rossetti, Miss Archer and Miss Veleiro left from EHS to board a flight...

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Tech rising star set to return for Speech Day

08 Nov 2019: Preparations are underway for Speech Day which will take place this evening, Friday 8 November. This event is a highlight of the school calendar and a formal...

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A buzz at the Year 7 Spelling Bee

08 Nov 2019: There was no let-up of pace for Year 7 as they took part in a Spelling Bee on the last day of the half term. The girls gathered in the Octagon as the dynamic...

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Millie is in the zone

08 Nov 2019: Not to be outdone by sister Megan’s sailing achievements, Year 7 pupil Millie has been awarded a place in the Royal Yachting Association’s (RYA) Midland Zone...

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Librarian's Top Reads

08 Nov 2019: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether you’re looking for something fresh...

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Laurel Award winners

08 Nov 2019: Ms Jones-Owen and Mrs Hewison surprised Year 7 during their year group assembly on Friday. Over the course of last half term, all Laurel Award winners were...

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Final rehearsals underway for 'Miss Saigon'

08 Nov 2019: Following the release of tickets for Miss Saigon the cast will be entertaining you in the lead up to the evening with some glimpses into the production. You...

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Jemima makes great start to the Biathlon season

25 Oct 2019: Accomplished athlete and Year 9 pupil Jemima continues to go from strength to strength.  She recently competed in her second competition of the season,...

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Geographers put field skills into action

25 Oct 2019: In the classroom, Year 10 have been investigating differences in quality of life in Birmingham, in preparation of evaluating their GCSE human fieldwork. Last...

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Performers showcase musicianship

25 Oct 2019: This month, 15 students from the Senior School performed in the first Senior School Tea Time Concert of the academic year. The school strongly encourages all...

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D&T Textilers bring designs to life

25 Oct 2019: On Monday 21 October, D&T Textiles students in Year 11 spent the day working on their NEA (non-examination assessment) projects, manufacturing prototypes for...

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On your marks, get set....bake!

25 Oct 2019: Last Friday, two pairs of girls from each Year 7 form took part in the Roman Bake Off 2019 hosted by the Classics and Food and Nutrition departments.  The...

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Careers assembly focuses on Digital Intelligence

25 Oct 2019: The school was delighted to welcome Tamara from Deep Mind, a subsidiary of Google, to talk to the students about digital intelligence, her career after graduating...

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Year 8 Star of Week

25 Oct 2019: This half term has been very busy for Year 8, with a large number of girls performing in assemblies, concerts and events, as well as a fantastic assembly from...

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Broadening horizons - Extracurricular Timetable

25 Oct 2019: At EHS, having happy and motivated students is an absolute priority and we do try to encourage students to explore an interest both inside and outside of school. Over...

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Swimmers make waves at ESSA regional heats

18 Oct 2019: Girls from Years 7-9 recently participated in the English Schools Swimming Association's (ESSA) secondary schools regional heats.  The heats took place...

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Librarian's Top Reads

18 Oct 2019: Need a good book to curl up with? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian! Whether you’re looking for something fresh...

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Year 8 walk on the wildside

18 Oct 2019: In Geography this half term, pupils in Year 8 are studying rainforests and their climate. To complement their studies, they are also looking at rainforest...

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Tickets for Miss Saigon - on sale soon

18 Oct 2019: Rehearsals for this year’s Senior School production of Miss Saigon are now well underway and we look forward to the opening night in the second half of the...

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Megan sails to victory

18 Oct 2019: Year 11 pupil Megan has had a busy few months with her sailing, continuing to compete in the RYA Midlands Youth series, as well as competing in other events...

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Student-led assembly marks Black History Month

18 Oct 2019: October marks Black History Month, and five of our Year 10 pupils, Abigail Tomlinson, Kimberly Mpofu, Danielle Sanyanga, Nikita Basandrai, and Aisha Abdelrahim,...

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Head's message

18 Oct 2019: It is with surprise that I realise that these Friday Headlines will mark the end of my first half term at EHS. It feels in so many ways as if I have just begun,...

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Senior School sports round up

11 Oct 2019: Last week was very busy for our sporting teams, with numerous girls representing the school in a range of sports. Both our junior and inter swim teams competed...

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Artists inspired during Inktober

11 Oct 2019: This month, girls in Senior School are participating in the official Inktober Challenge. Inktober is a month-long art challenge focused on improving skill...

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Poetry Trail for Year 7

11 Oct 2019: In celebration of National Poetry Day, which took place on Thursday 3 October, pupils in Year 7 were invited to take part in a special lunchtime Poetry Trail,...

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Poet Laureate visits for National Poetry Day

11 Oct 2019: On Friday, 4 October, Edgbaston High School was privileged to have Birmingham’s Poet Laureate, Richard O’Brien, leading a special assembly to celebrate National...

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Year 7 are outward bound!

11 Oct 2019: Last week, girls in Year 7 embarked on a three-day residential trip to Kingswood Activity Centre. This year’s trip did not disappoint and, luckily for us,...

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September's Sporting Stars

04 Oct 2019: At EHS, the PE department award monthly prizes to recognise girls' sporting achievements both inside and outside of school. Awards and prizes are also presented...

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Awards ceremony recognises achievement

04 Oct 2019: Last Friday, Senior School held its annual Awards Ceremony. In the presence of invited guests, the school celebrated the academic achievements of pupils in...

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Librarian's Top Reads

04 Oct 2019: Need a good book to curl up with? One that you haven’t read a billion times? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian!...

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MFL competition marks European Day of Languages

04 Oct 2019: To celebrate the European Day of Languages last week, the Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) Department in Senior School organised the very first MFL House Competition,...

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Successful Readathon for Year 7

04 Oct 2019: Over the course of the summer holiday, new Year 7 girls were invited to take part in a sponsored read. Provided with a reading list that included literary...

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Ethics Forum draws experts for debate

04 Oct 2019: On Friday 27 September, EHS played host to a panel-based discussion and debate session: the Ethics Forum. EHS pupils were joined by students from neighbouring...

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Getting creative for Jeans for Genes Day

27 Sep 2019: Last week, girls in Senior School embarked on fundraising activities to mark Jeans for Genes Day. Charity reps from each year group spent their breaks and...

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Inspired by Science

27 Sep 2019: Twelve girls from Year 9 recently attended the annual Girls in STEM conference at the University of Birmingham. This was an opportunity for the girls to find...

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Netballers enjoy fantastic weekend of competition

27 Sep 2019: Last Friday, 10 very excited Year 9 pupils left school for the annual netball residential at Condover Hall in Shrewsbury. It was a great weekend of netball...

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Join us for the EHS Ramble

27 Sep 2019: After the success of the event last year, EHS will once again be taking part in the BBC Countryfile Ramble. EHS will have their own ramble and we hope to encourage...

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Librarian Top Reads

20 Sep 2019: Need a good book to curl up with? One that you haven’t read a billion times? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian!...

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EHS Girls Go Gold

20 Sep 2019: On Thursday this week, GCSE PE students in Years 10 and 11 set off for an exciting and inspirational day of sport at the Girls Schools Association's (GSA)...

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A visitor from Birmingham Royal Ballet

20 Sep 2019: We were pleased to announce and give further details of our annual trip to see The Nutcracker at the Birmingham Hippodrome during Music Assembly last week....

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DofE expeditioners enjoy a successful weekend

20 Sep 2019: Last weekend, Ms López, Mrs Syer, Ms Archer and Mrs Griffiths took the Bronze expeditioners to the Ashbourne area in the Peak District to be able to qualify...

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Message from the Headmistress

13 Sep 2019: Having completed my first full week at EHS, I feel as if I have always been here. All of us who are new, both students and staff, are walking around the school...

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Fantastic first week for Year 7

13 Sep 2019: Year 7 have had an excellent first week at Edgbaston High School, settling quickly into the EHS way of life and demonstrating true ‘EHS spirit’.  Over the...

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My summer volunteering with LRTT

13 Sep 2019: This summer, Music Teacher Mrs Jarvis was given the opportunity to work with LRTT (Limited Resource Teacher Training), an organisation that works to provide...

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EHS to host Ethics Forum

13 Sep 2019: As part of our GCSE and A-level students’ academic enrichment and to aid their studies, on Friday 27 September the school will be hosting a panel-based discussion...

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EHS opens its doors for Whole School Open Morning

13 Sep 2019: On the morning of Saturday 21 September, Edgbaston High School will throw open its doors for its Whole School Open Event. From 9.30am - 12.00pm all departments,...

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Rehearsals for 'Miss Saigon' get underway

13 Sep 2019: Over the summer holidays students involved in our forthcoming production attended five days of intensive rehearsals for ‘Miss Saigon’. Girls from EHS were...

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Librarian's Top Reads

13 Sep 2019: Need a good book to curl up with? One that you haven’t read a billion times? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian!...

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Librarian's Top Reads

06 Sep 2019: Need a good book to curl up with? One that you haven’t read a billion times? Look no further than these Top Book Picks from your very own school librarian!...

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Head's Message

06 Sep 2019: As I mentioned to both the Senior and Prep School in their respective assemblies this week, there is always something special about the start of the Autumn...

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Pupils celebrate success on GCSE results day

23 Aug 2019: Following last week's A Level news, today Edgbaston High School had further cause for celebration at the publication of this year's GCSE results.  We are...

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EHS girls achieve impressive A Level results

16 Aug 2019: Edgbaston High School is proud to announce excellent A Level results this year, with a 100% pass rate. •    43.2% of grades at A*/A. •    76.9% of grades...

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Flying high

05 Jul 2019: On Tuesday 25 June, six intrepid Year 10 linguists attended “Flying High”, a day for language students organised by Business Language Champions, in collaboration...

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Guitarists galore

05 Jul 2019: EHS girls from Prep and Senior departments were a credit to the school when they competed in the Leamington Spa Competitive Music Festival with Craig Ogden...

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On your marks, get set, go!

05 Jul 2019: Forced to postpone sports day last week, all of Senior School were excited for this annual house event which took place on Thursday.  With the field set...

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Success in national Mandarin Reading Competition

05 Jul 2019: Edgbaston High School was delighted to host the 17th National Mandarin Reading Competition in the Octagon on Saturday 29 June.  This national event attracted...

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Girls complete DofE Gold Expedition

05 Jul 2019: At the end of last month, girls embarked on their Gold Duke of Edinburgh expedition.  This was the culmination of many expeditions over the years, both...

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Senior School Excellence Book

05 Jul 2019: The following Senior and Sixth Form girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Summer Term: Subject Name CLASSICS Reah...

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Workshop develops employability skills

05 Jul 2019: Earlier this week, Year 10 took part in a unique programme called ‘This Way Up?’ run by Bright Green Enterprise. The programme introduces the global initiative...

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Library hosts staff coffee morning

05 Jul 2019: Earlier this week, the library hosted the annual Staff Summer Coffee Morning. EHS staff members were given a chance to mingle and take out some books for the...

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Librarian's Top Picks

05 Jul 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Sports Personality Assembly wraps up super year for sport

05 Jul 2019: Sports teams at EHS have continued to be successful this year, with teams and individuals representing the school at local, county, regional and national level...

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Thrill seekers visit Alton Towers

05 Jul 2019: On Friday 28 June, Year 11 visited Alton Towers in the sunshine to celebrate the end of GCSE exams with the Year 11 tutor team.  Pupils enjoyed a full day...

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Librarian's Top Picks

28 Jun 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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First place win for EHS in Schools Sailing Regatta

28 Jun 2019: Seven Birmingham schools attended the Rockley Watersports sailing regatta on Tuesday 25 June with Megan (Year 10) and sister Millie (Year 6) representing EHS....

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Gymnasts showcase talent and skill

28 Jun 2019: On Tuesday evening, parents and guests were treated to a feast of gymnastic talent as girls from both Prep and Senior School showcased the work they have been...

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Girls prepare for DofE Bronze Award

28 Jun 2019: As part of their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award, a large group of Year 9 pupils spent last weekend in Blackwell Court, practising for their expedition over...

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Summer Term Maths report

28 Jun 2019: This term was the turn of Years 7 & 8 to enter the Junior Challenge. We were pleased that approximately 90 girls volunteered to take part and many were successful...

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Librarian's Top Picks

28 Jun 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Exploring Shakespeare's Stratford-upon-Avon

21 Jun 2019: On Friday 14 June, Year 8 went on an English trip to Stratford-upon-Avon. After a short walk through the quaint streets of Stratford, we arrived at the Birthplace...

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Time for reflection on Pink Rose Day

21 Jun 2019: On Friday 21 June, Senior School celebrated Pink Rose Day. This was the day on which we remembered, reflected upon and recalled all the members of our school...

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Megan's sailing success

14 Jun 2019: The past couple of weeks have been busy for Year 10 pupil Megan as she has been competing in the traveller series events in her sailing dinghy.  Megan started...

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Year 7 conquer the castle

14 Jun 2019: The day started when we arrived at the breath-taking Kenilworth castle after a short coach journey from school. We split into two groups, and the first thing...

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A taste of Senior School for pupils in Year 4

14 Jun 2019: Year 4 girls enjoyed a warm welcome to Senior School on Wednesday 12 June. The aim of this day was to be both enjoyable and informative, and to give girls...

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Librarian's Top Picks

14 Jun 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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What the Romans did for us

14 Jun 2019: On Wednesday 5 June, Year 8 went on a trip to Verulamium, modern day St Albans (North London), to see some Roman ruins and artefacts. It was a long journey,...

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D&T Textiles students find inspiration in London

14 Jun 2019: On Thursday 6 June, Year 10 and 12 D&T Textiles students headed to London to find inspiration for their non-examination assessment (NEA) projects.  The...

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Librarian's Top Picks

07 Jun 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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A visit to Cirencester's ancient sites

07 Jun 2019: On Wednesday 22 May, Year 7 went on a Latin trip to Chedworth Roman Villa and Corinium Museum. Two forms went to one first, whilst the other two halves went...

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Sheau-En's ice skating success

24 May 2019: At the beginning of May, we were delighted to hear that Year 8 pupil Sheau-En has been invited to attend an international figure skating camp in Granada in...

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Skills Day for pupils in Year 9

24 May 2019: On Thursday 16 May, Ms López organised the annual Skills Day, an occasion when Year 9 pupils enjoy a day of outdoor learning at the playing fields.  Staff...

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Charity drive for 'Rags 2 Riches'

24 May 2019: Rags 2 Riches for Schools is a charity that collects unwanted adult and children’s clothing, accessories, shoes and bed linen. They then ship all the donations...

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Gracie is Step into the NHS competition winner

24 May 2019: Every year, our Year 9 pupils enter the national Step into the NHS competition.  They are challenged to research a wide variety of NHS careers and create...

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Librarian's Top Picks

17 May 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Musical excellence at Spring Ensembles Concert

10 May 2019: On Wednesday 1 May, the school’s Musical Ensembles from Year 3 to Year 13 came together to perform in the annual Spring Ensembles Concert.  Each ensemble...

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International netballer delivers coaching to Year 7

10 May 2019: Although summer sports are well under way at EHS, last week Samantha May, Wasps Netballer and Australian international, came to deliver a coaching session...

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Poet Laureate comes to EHS

10 May 2019: The school was delighted to welcome Richard O’Brien, Birmingham's Poet Laureate, into school on Friday 3 May to announce the winners of the recent EHS Poetry...

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Librarian's Top Picks

10 May 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Senior School Extracurricular Timetable

10 May 2019: The wide range of activities offered at EHS means there is something for everyone and ensures girls can be busy at lunchtimes and after school if they choose. From...

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Fashion event showcases Design Technology

03 May 2019: On Thursday 25 April, the Hexagon was once again transformed into a sophisticated and elegant exhibition space, celebrating and showcasing our student’s Design...

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Spanish students explore Salamanca

03 May 2019: In the very early hours of Monday 1 April 2019, 16 girls studying GCSE Spanish, accompanied by myself and Miss López, left from EHS to board a flight from...

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Geographers visit Carding Mill Valley

03 May 2019: On Tuesday 1 May, Year 8 travelled to Carding Mill Valley in Shropshire with the Geography department to carry out river studies.  The year group collected...

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Awards ceremony celebrates achievement

03 May 2019: Before the Easter holidays the Senior School held its termly KS3 Awards Assembly which is held to celebrate the achievements of pupils, both in and outside...

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Canadian Ski Trip a success

03 May 2019: Just before the Easter holidays, 32 skiers and staff departed for a week’s skiing in Jasper, Canada. In the days leading up to our trip Marmot Basin in the...

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Mrs Hewison completes London Marathon

03 May 2019: Congratulations to P.E. Teacher Mrs Hewison who successfully completed the London Marathon on Sunday. The gruelling run covered 26.2 miles through the city...

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Librarian Top Picks

03 May 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Senior School Easter Sports Report

03 May 2019: Welcome to our Easter term sports report. Netball 2019 marks the end of another successful netball season for EHS. Teams from Year 7 to 11 have competed...

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The Big History Quiz at UoB

05 Apr 2019: On Monday 18 March, 16 eager girls journeyed to the University of Birmingham ready to compete in the History Big Quiz.  We were the first school to arrive...

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Spanish language and culinary skills put to the test

05 Apr 2019: Last week, Year 9 Spanish transformed their class into a series of mini restaurants in order to practise their speaking, as well as their culinary skills. To...

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New addition to Senior School Uniform announced on 1 April

05 Apr 2019: In assembly on Monday 1 April, the Headmistress discussed the findings of some recent research regarding the link between academic achievement and brain temperature...

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Art challenge: Planner design

05 Apr 2019: All pupils are invited to submit an idea for the redesign of the front of the school planner for next academic year.   The competition is open to all and...

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Destination Barcelona for Year 12 geographers

05 Apr 2019: Last week, Year 12 Geography students set off for a week of fieldwork in Barcelona, Spain. On arrival in the city, the girls headed to the famous Sagrada Familia....

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Librarian Top Picks

05 Apr 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Head's End of Term Message

05 Apr 2019: As we approach the end of the Spring Term we are beginning to gain a glimpse of the brighter days ahead.  We have braved the outdoors on two memorable occasions...

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Students compete in the UK Mathematics Trust Challenge

05 Apr 2019: Year 9 pupils Natasha Mkosana, Cassy Molokwu, Marie-Ève Kavanagh and Epper Xu were selected to compete in the UK Mathematics Trust Competition, travelling to...

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Excellence Book - Spring Term 2019

05 Apr 2019: The following Senior and Sixth Form girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Spring Term:   Subject Name CLASSICS Excellent...

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Gymnasts shine at national finals

29 Mar 2019: Edgbaston High School continues to shine in Gymnastics.  We were delighted to learn that the U16 and U19 teams had made it through to represent the West...

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German language play for Year 9

29 Mar 2019: During periods 1 and 2 on Friday 22 March, girls in Years 8, 9 and 10 who study German enjoyed a performance by Onatti Theatre Company in the language. The...

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The countdown is on for Mrs Hewison

29 Mar 2019: The countdown is on for Senior School P.E. Teacher Mrs Hewison!  The past six months has seen Mrs Hewison dedicate herself to a gruelling training regime...

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Unveiling marks official opening of the Pavilion

29 Mar 2019: Last summer, Edgbaston High School embarked on a project to refurbish the sports pavilion down at the playing fields. Taking three months to complete, the...

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Announcing our new Head Girl

22 Mar 2019: Edgbaston High School is delighted to announce Anya as Head Girl elect for the academic year 2019-20. Anya joined the school as a pupil in Year 7. Now in...

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Senior School crowns Musician of the Year

22 Mar 2019: Following the Prep competition two weeks before, on Thursday 14 March Senior School students from all key stages took part in the Musician of the Year competition.  The...

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WWI brought to life

22 Mar 2019: On Monday 11 March, Year 9 enjoyed a very informative and emotional afternoon where we participated in a talk a based on World War One. Prior to the afternoon,...

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A showcase of talent and skill

22 Mar 2019: Earlier this week, Edgbaston High School was delighted to host its first Dance Platform event, with six additional schools from around the Midlands in attendance.  This...

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Biathlon championships for Jemima

22 Mar 2019: Year 8 pupil Jemima took part in the British Schools Biathlon Championships at Crystal Palace on Saturday 16 March.  The swim was first, and she was delighted...

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Red Nose Day brings Comic Relief

22 Mar 2019: Friday 16 March was a busy day for the whole school. Not only was it the day of the official whole school photograph, it was also Comic Relief Red Nose Day!  The...

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Librarian's Top Picks

22 Mar 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Senior School marks World Book Day

15 Mar 2019: Each year pupils and staff at EHS throw themselves into a whole hearted celebration of World Book Day and this year did not disappoint. Our more traditionally...

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Librarian's Top Picks

15 Mar 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Author visit a hit

15 Mar 2019: On Wednesday 13 March, a group of Year 9 girls, escorted by Ms Jones-Owen and Ms O'Hare went to King Edward VI Camp Hill Boys School to listen to a talk given...

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D&T department announces annual showcase

15 Mar 2019: Tickets are now available for our annual Design & Technology Textiles Exhibition. It is a wonderful event with entertainment provided by our talented musicians,...

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Join us at the Dance Platform event

15 Mar 2019: The school would like to invite you to join us for our first Dance Platform event on Monday 18 March at 4.30pm in the Octagon.  We are delighted to have...

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Success for EHS swimmers

08 Mar 2019: On Monday 4 March, our U11 and U13 swimmers travelled to Worcester for an invitational gala organised by Bromsgrove School. Our school was competing against...

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Librarian's Top Picks

08 Mar 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Charity Reps attend WE Day event

08 Mar 2019: The WE Movement is an international organisation that gives young people all over the world the power to make a difference through charitable activity.  In...

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Sixth Former on BBC WM this weekend

08 Mar 2019: Year 12 student Maya will be the subject of a live interview on BBC West Midlands Radio this weekend.  The interview, held to mark the 40th anniversary...

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Singers perform as 'Birmingham Voices'

01 Mar 2019: During half term, staff and students from EHS once again took the stage with popular Tenor Russell Watson for two sell out concerts in Birmingham and Manchester. The...

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Botanical Gardens fundraising book fair

01 Mar 2019: We would like to inform parents that the Birmingham Botanical Gardens will hold a fundraising book fair on Sunday 10 March from 11.00am - 3.00pm. They would...

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French language play 'La salle des énigmes'

01 Mar 2019: On Tuesday 12 February, The Onatti Theatre Company from Gloucestershire came into school to perform a play in French called ‘La salle des énigmes’. All girls...

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Librarian Top Picks

01 Mar 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Successful season for EHS gymnasts

15 Feb 2019: It has been a busy and successful season for the EHS Gymnastics Team. On Friday 1 February, a record number of 27 gymnastics from across Years 4-13 entered...

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Year 8 Star of the Week

15 Feb 2019: This half term Ms Ajmal, Miss Wood and the Year 8 form tutors have introduced the Star of the Week. This is an opportunity for the girls to be recognised for...

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Inspiration on Creative Industries Day

15 Feb 2019: On Wednesday 13 February, EHS hosted Creative Industries Day, an academic theme day dedicated to the pursuit of the creative subjects. This event follows on...

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January Sporting Star

15 Feb 2019: This month has already been very busy with numerous pupils continuing to excel in their sports both inside and outside of school. We always like to hear about...

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Librarian's Top Picks

15 Feb 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Wizarding wonders mark Harry Potter Day

15 Feb 2019: This year, EHS celebrated Harry Potter Book Night over two days - because one day is nowhere near enough! There were events for all students and our efforts...

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Onatti Theatre delights pupils with Spanish play

08 Feb 2019: On Wednesday 30 January 2019, girls in Years 8 -10 who are learning Spanish had the opportunity to see ‘El Viejo Saloon’, a play in Spanish performed by native...

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Year 11 step up to Sixth Form

08 Feb 2019: EHS Sixth Form can be characterised as an intense period of study coupled with the chance to develop leadership skills and confidence, explore talents and...

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Poets in their element

08 Feb 2019: Keen writers across Senior School are encouraged to enter the Senior School Poetry competition. This year’s topic is the four elements - earth, water, air,...

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Mrs Hewison gears up for running challenge

08 Feb 2019: Senior School P.E. Teacher Mrs Hewison is counting down to the London Marathon and the winter months have seen her embark on a gruelling training regime to...

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Librarian Top Picks

08 Feb 2019: This week, we celebrated international Harry Potter Night (albeit over two days in the daytime…!). In honour of all the fun we have had, this week’s suggestions...

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Creative Industries Day - Tickets now on sale

08 Feb 2019: We are delighted to announce that the school will hold a Creative Industries day later this term. This event follows on from the success of previous academic...

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RAG Week in support of Dogs Trust

08 Feb 2019: As part of RAG (Raising and Giving) Week next week, the House Captains have chosen Dogs Trust to support among other charities.  We would like to collect...

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Grace makes her mark on the West End stage

08 Feb 2019: We were delighted to hear that Old Girl Grace Farrell is making her mark in the world of musical theatre by being selected to join the cast of a leading West...

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Librarian's Top Picks

01 Feb 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Download the EHS app

01 Feb 2019: Many parents are already enjoying the benefits of the EHS app which was launched last year as part of our commitment to excellent communication with parents.  The...

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Pupils dip into Mandarin calligraphy

01 Feb 2019: The wide range of extracurricular activities offered in Senior School means that there is something for everyone, and ensures girls can be busy at lunchtime...

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Happy Birthday, EHS

01 Feb 2019: On Wednesday, the whole EHS community of staff and girls from Nursery to Sixth Form gathered together to celebrate the School’s birthday. The celebration included...

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Another great week for Year 7 pupils

01 Feb 2019: Much to our delight, girls in Year 7 received a record breaking number of EHS Laurel Awards last week! Laurel Awards are given in recognition of pupils who...

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Taking on the Big Physics Quiz

01 Feb 2019: On Tuesday, four teams of Year 9 girls travelled to the Great Hall at the University of Birmingham to compete in the Physics Big Quiz.  This year was the...

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Legacy Cup nominees considered

01 Feb 2019: A vote to find the next recipient of the EHS Legacy Cup will soon begin. First introduced in 2017, the Legacy Cup is awarded to celebrate the acts that...

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Talented textilers produce perfect pyjamas

25 Jan 2019: Year 7 D&T Textiles students were given a design brief in September to design and make a pair of pyjamas suitable for 12-14 year olds. They worked on their...

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Teams selected for The Great Big Dance Off

25 Jan 2019: For the past few weeks, a number of pupils from Year 7 - 13 have been working tirelessly every Monday evening or Thursday lunch time in Dance Club.  Impressed...

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Musicians shine at Tea Time concert

25 Jan 2019: Senior School students presented a varied programme of solo and duet repertoire in an informal concert on 17 January. These concerts are an opportunity for...

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Librarian's Top Picks

25 Jan 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Biathlon success for Jemima

25 Jan 2019: Year 8 pupil Jemima competed in the British Biathlon Championships in Leeds at the end of November.  Jemima had been training hard for the event, both in...

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Museum trip for Year 9 Geographers

25 Jan 2019: On Wednesday 6 February, the Geography department are taking girls in Year 9 to the Natural History Museum in London. The purpose of the visit is to explore...

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Actors take on classic thriller 'The 39 Steps'

18 Jan 2019: This year’s production of ‘The 39 Steps’ was an exciting step away from the dark themes of recent productions ‘Lord of the Flies’ and ‘Phantom of the Opera’...

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Librarian's Top Picks

18 Jan 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Academic Lecture: Political ideologies of Ancient Rome

18 Jan 2019: Edgbaston High School is delighted to announce that we shall be joined by Dr Andrew Sillett for the next instalment of our Academic Lecture programme. Dr...

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Senior School Extracurricular Timetable

11 Jan 2019: The wide range of activities offered at EHS means there is something for everyone and ensures girls can be busy at lunchtimes and after school if they choose. From...

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Librarian's Top Picks

11 Jan 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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A lesson in festive wreath-making

11 Jan 2019: At the end of the Autumn Term, 25 members of staff took to the school hall for their annual wreath-making class. Christmas songs, mulled wine and nibbles set...

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Excellence Book - Autumn Term 2018

14 Dec 2018: The following Senior and Sixth Form girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Autumn Term:   Subject Name CLASSICS Excellent...

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Senior School Autumn Term Sports Report

14 Dec 2018: The Senior School Autumn Term Sports Report celebrates individual and team performances this term. Further awards, cups and colours will be awarded in our...

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Staff football match commemorates Christmas truce

14 Dec 2018: This week, pupils and staff gathered down at the AstroTurf at lunchtime to watch some of our male members of staff play a game of football in order to raise...

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Year 8 Star of the Week Awards

14 Dec 2018: This half term Ms Ajmal, Miss Wood and the Year 8 form tutors have introduced the Star of the Week award, an opportunity for the girls to be recognised for...

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Charity cake sale a success

14 Dec 2018: A break time cake sale did a roaring trade on Monday when girls in Senior School gathered to buy cupcakes, muffins and cookies, all in the name of charity. The...

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MFL trip to Seville

14 Dec 2018: In October Half Term 2019, the MFL Department are organising a trip to Seville in Spain. Seville is a beautiful city situated right in the very south of Spain...

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Carol service marks end of term

14 Dec 2018: Earlier this week, Senior School pupils, staff and friends of EHS came together to celebrate the forthcoming festive period with the traditional Carol Service...

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Visiting Oxford's famous Ashmolean Museum

07 Dec 2018: On Tuesday 4 December, Year 9 embarked on a trip to the classically significant city of Oxford, where we participated in a range of activities varying from...

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Inspiration at V&A Museum

07 Dec 2018: Last weekend, an excited group of Year 11 D&T Textiles students visited London. It was an early start, but everyone was looking forward to the day ahead.  Firstly,...

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Successful careers fair promotes opportunity

07 Dec 2018: On Wednesday 28 November, EHS hosted its Careers Fair which showcased a wide range of career pathways and was attended by girls from Years 7-13. There were...

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Gymnasts shine at regional competition

07 Dec 2018: On Saturday 1 December, EHS gymnasts travelled to Stoke for the West Midlands round of the Milano British Schools Team Gymnastics competition.  The girls...

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Christmas wrap stars

07 Dec 2018: On Thursday 29 November, six Year 10 Charity Representatives went to the Birmingham City Mission to help with their annual toy appeal. Throughout November...

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Librarian's Christmas Gift List

07 Dec 2018: With Christmas fast approaching, during the final weeks of term 'Library Top Picks' will bring you books that would make absolutely gorgeous gifts! This week...

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National swimming success!

30 Nov 2018: On Saturday 17 November, a team of four swimmers travelled down to the London Aquatics Centre, the home of London 2012 Olympic swimming, to compete in the...

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EHS supports Christmas toy appeal

30 Nov 2018: Edgbaston High School for Girls will once again be supporting the Birmingham City Mission (BCM) Toy Link campaign.  On Thursday 29 November, a group of...

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Rehearsals in full flow

30 Nov 2018: Excitement is growing around the school as the 2018 production ‘The 39 Steps’ approaches. Students and staff have been working very hard during rehearsals...

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Librarian's Christmas Gifts List

30 Nov 2018: As Christmas is fast approaching the next few weeks the Library Top Picks will bring you books that would make absolutely gorgeous gifts! This week will look...

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Kate Adie delivers fascinating talk

23 Nov 2018: On Thursday 15 November, Kate Adie visited EHS. Billed as ‘An evening with Kate Adie’ she delivered an insightful and, at times, amusing talk about her life,...

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A wonderful demonstration of talent

23 Nov 2018: On Friday 16 November, five acts took to the Octagon stage to demonstrate their wonderful talents in this year’s EHS Talent Show.  Georgina kicked off the...

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Librarian's Christmas Gifts List

23 Nov 2018: As Christmas is fast approaching the forthcoming issues of Library Top Picks will feature books that make absolutely gorgeous gifts! This week will look at...

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International competition for Tumbling star

23 Nov 2018: We were delighted to hear of the progress of one of our brightest sportswomen. Year 11 pupil Amy competed in the 15-16 age category at the Trampoline World...

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Celebration at Speech Day

16 Nov 2018: On Friday last week, members of the school's Governing Council, staff, parents and students gathered for Speech Day in the University of Birmingham’s prestigious...

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A time for reflection

16 Nov 2018: Sunday 11 November marked the centenary of the end of the Great War. To mark this special occasion, in form time on Thursday girls helped to cut out poppies...

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Librarian Top Picks

16 Nov 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Classicists visit Roman town of Bath

09 Nov 2018: On Wednesday 24 October, GCSE Latin and Classical Civilisation pupils went on an adventure to Bath with the Classics Department. The girls started the day...

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Old Girl returns for Speech Day

09 Nov 2018: We are delighted to announce Old Girl Lydia Marshall as Guest Speaker at this year’s Speech Day. Lydia (2012) was Head Girl in her final year at EHS. After...

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Spelling bee creates a buzz

09 Nov 2018: There was no let-up of pace for Year 7 as they all took part in the annual Spelling Bee on the last day of half term. The girls gathered in the Octagon as...

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Librarian Top Picks

09 Nov 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Kate Adie visit - Ticket deadline extended to Monday

09 Nov 2018: Edgbaston High School is delighted to announce that we shall host an evening with Kate Adie, one of the country's most respected and well-known broadcast journalists.  Ms...

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Join us for Heads' Tea and Coffee afternoon

09 Nov 2018: Parents of girls at EHS are warmly invited to join Dr Weeks, Headmistress, and Mrs Hartley, Head of Prep, for tea and coffee in the Ante Hall on Friday 16 November...

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On your marks, get set... Bake!

26 Oct 2018: Last Friday, girls in Year 7 took part in the Roman Bake Off 2018 hosted by the Classics and Food and Nutrition departments. Two pairs of girls from each...

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Artefacts workshop brings Ancient Rome to life

26 Oct 2018: The Classics department recently had the pleasure of welcoming Leanne O’Boyle, Cultural and Visitor Development Manager from the City of London corporation.  Leanne...

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Art inspiration

26 Oct 2018: On Wednesday 17 October, Year 10 Fine Art students set off to the Birmingham markets accompanied by Miss Mullett and Miss Birch.  Pupils were able to take...

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Freya dances her way to top title

26 Oct 2018: Last Friday, Year 11 pupil Freya Maguire competed in the three day East of England Dance Championships. Freya won both the Under 16 Slow Starter category...

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Year 8 Star of the Week

26 Oct 2018: The Year 8 Star of the Week is an honour the Year 8 Pastoral Team have decided to award in recognition of non-academic achievements and can go to a girl who...

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EHS on BBC Countryfile this weekend

26 Oct 2018: Regular readers of Friday Headlines may recall that EHS recently took part in the BBC Countryfile Ramble for Children in Need. Thank you to everyone for...

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Headmistress' Half Term message

26 Oct 2018: Half Term has arrived and hopefully we shall have some lovely Autumn weather to enjoy. This half of term has been busy as always and finished on a high note...

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Librarian Top Picks

26 Oct 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Linguists enjoy sights and sounds of Brittany

26 Oct 2018: An intrepid group of 59 girls and eight staff set off for Brittany at the crack of dawn on Tuesday 16 October. We were to have a glorious few days in this...

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EHS prepares to mark Switch Off Fortnight

26 Oct 2018: We are delighted to be supporting EDF Energy’s education programme to mark Switch Off Fortnight in November. Beginning on Monday 5 November and running...

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Congratulations Amy: a new English Champion!

19 Oct 2018: At the weekend, Year 11 pupil Amy competed in The English Championships in Tumbling.  Amy was determined to put all of her training into action, and was...

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Production scoops double prize at Columba Trophy Awards

19 Oct 2018: In October 2017, EHS staged five incredible performances of The Phantom of the Opera in the Octagon which dazzled audiences with its complexity and sparkle....

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Librarian Top Picks

19 Oct 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Year 9 pupils enter Next Generation competition

19 Oct 2018: Last Thursday evening, a team of Year 9 pupils attended the finals of the Next Generation Awards 2018.  Organised by the Birmingham Civic Society, which...

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Following the poetry trail

19 Oct 2018: In celebration of National Poetry Day 2018, Year 7 were invited to take part in a lunchtime poetry trail starting in the library. Poems such as Shakespeare’s...

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Sporting round up

19 Oct 2018: During the weekend, Sixth Form student Asmita took part in the U19 Wimbledon Gold Badminton Championships. Her exceptional playing resulted in her winning...

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Staff complete Great Birmingham Run

19 Oct 2018: Four members of staff are celebrating - and resting their tired legs - after completing the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham Run last week. The run took a...

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EHSPA rally for Children in Need Ramble

12 Oct 2018: BBC's Children in Need is a cause for which we annually raise money across the school. This year, as well as the usual activities, the EHSPA took part in BBC...

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Year 7 activity trip a great success

12 Oct 2018: Last week, Year 7 embarked on a three day residential trip to Kingswood Activity Centre.  This highly anticipated trip was an ideal time for girls to get...

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Sportswomen selected for World Championships

12 Oct 2018: Following her successful performance at the British Gymnastics Tumbling Championships, Amy Campbell has been selected to represent Great Britain at the age-group...

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Librarian Top Picks

12 Oct 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Academic Lecture: Mindu Hornick

12 Oct 2018: Edgbaston High School is delighted to announce that we shall be joined by Mindu Hornick for the next installment of our Academic Lecture programme. Ms Hornick...

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Tropical ecosystem brought to life

12 Oct 2018: On Wednesday 3 October, the Animal Man visited school, bringing with him an array of exotic animals. Girls in Year 8, who are currently studying the Tropical...

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Ceremony celebrates individual achievement

05 Oct 2018: Last Friday, Senior School held its annual Awards Ceremony. In the presence of invited guests, the school celebrated the academic achievements of pupils in...

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Readathon raises funds for Edward's Trust

05 Oct 2018: As part of their transition into school girls in Year 7 were invited to take part in a sponsored read over the summer holidays. They were provided with...

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Biathlon Silver for Jemima

05 Oct 2018: On Saturday last week, Year 8 pupil Jemima competed in the Cirencester Biathlon.  Jemima has been training really hard for the event and we are delighted...

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Sheau-En achieves Personal Best score

05 Oct 2018: On Monday 25 September, Year 8 pupil Sheau-En Lin took part in the International Novice Basic Competition in Ice Skating.   She was required to perform...

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Year 9 bakers master the roulade

05 Oct 2018: In Cooking Club this term our Year 9 bakers have been following in the footsteps of this year’s 'Bake Off' contestants and so far have made a batch of sticky...

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EHS Ramble - this Saturday

05 Oct 2018: The BBC’s Children in Need appeal is a cause we annually raise money for across the school. This year in conjunction with the usual events, the EHSPA has decided...

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Reading lists - new lists added

05 Oct 2018: The Senior School Librarian has collated a collection of reading lists suitable for all girls in school, with new ones just added. There are lists based...

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Gymnastics success for Mollie

05 Oct 2018: Mollie Hewison competed in the Midlands Level 2 gymnastics competition at Cannock at the weekend. Mollie, who is a pupil in Year 8, competed on all apparatus...

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Sporting duo

28 Sep 2018: At EHS, sport is an integral part of school life and, as such, each girl has the opportunity to participate at every stage of her physical development. Amongst...

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Librarian's Top Picks

28 Sep 2018: In honour of Kate Adie visiting the school on Thursday 15 November, the library has made available all of her books for students or staff and small teasers...

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EHS Girls Go Gold

21 Sep 2018: On Friday 14 September, ten P.E. GCSE and A-level students attended this year’s Girls Go Gold conference hosted by Tudor Hall School in Banbury. The conference...

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Librarian's Top Picks

21 Sep 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Promising start for Year 7

14 Sep 2018: Year 7 have had an excellent first week at Edgbaston High School. They have settled quickly into the EHS way of life, demonstrating true ‘EHS spirit’. Over...

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Ellie flies the flag for Great Britain!

14 Sep 2018: Congratulations to Year 10 pupil Ellie Egan-Williams who was selected to represent Great Britain at the JCC Maccabi Games in Los Angeles over the summer. 71...

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MFL department trip to France - Hoodies now on sale

14 Sep 2018: Girls in Years 8, 9 and 10 going on the French trip to Brittany have the opportunity to purchase a personalised hoodie for the trip.  This is entirely optional...

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Old Girl returns to share 'year in industry' experiences

14 Sep 2018: On Tuesday, we were delighted to welcome Old Girl Henrietta Mooney back to EHS to deliver a presentation about her placement year in industry working for retail...

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Senior School Extracurricular P.E. Timetable - Autumn Term

14 Sep 2018: The wide range of activities offered at EHS means there is something for everyone and ensures girls can be busy at lunchtimes and after school if they choose. From...

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Summer sporting star awards presented

14 Sep 2018: Over the summer, many girls have continued to compete and train in their respective sports. In recognition of this dedication, we would like to award two summer...

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Librarian's Top Picks

14 Sep 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Academic, Academic Support and Pastoral Clinics

07 Sep 2018: On Monday 10 September we shall hold the first Academic, Academic Support and Pastoral Clinics of the new academic year. These sessions will run from 4.00...

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GCSE joy for Edgbaston High students

24 Aug 2018: Edgbaston High School is celebrating outstanding GSCE results once again. This year is the first year of the 9-1 grades and the first testing of the majority...

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Girls celebrate inspirational women

13 Jul 2018: On Monday 9 July, EHS held its first Inspirational Women Day to celebrate the achievements of female pioneers from all walks of life, all over the globe. Year...

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Summer Reading Recommendations

13 Jul 2018: The summer is finally here! If you’re worrying about how to fill those weeks, fear not - this is a list of some of the latest books available for you to dip...

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Senior School Excellence Book - Summer Term 2018

13 Jul 2018: The following Senior and Sixth Form girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Summer Term: Subject Name ART Excellent...

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Commendations for Step into the NHS competition

06 Jul 2018: Girls in Year 9 participated in the annual careers competition. They investigated a breadth of career opportunities within the largest employer in Europe....

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Summer Term Maths Report

06 Jul 2018: This term ended with Years 7-10 solving mathematical problems in the form of a treasure hunt down on the school field. The weather was kind, if a little too...

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Students complete Gold DofE Expedition

06 Jul 2018: Last week from the 21 - 25 June, the ‘Cheerios’ and ‘Pink Power Puffs' (a total of 11 girls) embarked on their Gold Duke of Edinburgh expedition.  This...

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Librarian Top Picks

06 Jul 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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GSA sports tournament a success

29 Jun 2018: Last weekend, a group of Year 7 pupils travelled down to Kent to participate in a GSA Rounders and Cricket Tournament. Despite a five-and-a-half-hour journey...

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Pupils gain Science CREST Awards

29 Jun 2018: This has been another successful year for the Science CREST Award Club. The CREST Awards scheme is the British Science Association’s flagship programme for...

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Sports Celebration Assembly rounds up superb year of sport

29 Jun 2018: This year has been extremely busy and successful for our sports teams, with large numbers participating in extra-curricular clubs and an extensive fixture...

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Year 7 navigate the Malvern Hills

29 Jun 2018: Earlier this month, the whole of Year 7 took part in a Geography field trip to the Malvern Hills. This year, the girls have been studying map work and this...

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A show of Gratitude on Pink Rose Day

29 Jun 2018: On Friday 22 June, Senior School celebrated Pink Rose Day. This was the day on which we remembered, reflected upon and recalled all the members of our school...

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Tulasi wins national design accolade

29 Jun 2018: Further to our news that Year 11 student Tulasi Parmar had been selected as a finalist in a national fashion design competition, we are delighted to announce...

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Stepping back in time at Baddesley Clinton

29 Jun 2018: On Friday 22 June, Year 8 pupils visited the historic manor house of Baddesley Clinton in Solihull. Upon arrival the girls were taken back in time to the...

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Librarian's Top Picks

29 Jun 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Great teamwork at Allotment Open Day

29 Jun 2018: Our final gardening Club of the year culminated in a picnic under the apple trees in the orchard this week. With temperatures hitting 28 degrees the girls...

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Students learn how a career in banking can pay off

22 Jun 2018: On Thursday we were pleased to welcome two members of staff from the Birmingham branch of Deutsche Bank. They delivered an inspiring talk on how their careers...

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Year 9 extend learning through Higher Project

22 Jun 2018: 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, take responsibility...

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Clever cake craft from Year 9 bakers

22 Jun 2018: Year 9 girls were tasked with designing and creating a wonderful ‘naked cake’ for the summer cake competition. This involved decorating the cake using only...

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Exploring Roman Britain at the Verulamium

15 Jun 2018: On Wednesday 6 June, Year 8 went on an amazing trip to St Albans to see some Roman ruins and artefacts. It was a long journey, but definitely worth it when...

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Librarian's Top Picks

15 Jun 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Allotment Open Day - Sunday 17 June

15 Jun 2018: After the flooding experienced during half term, we are holding an EHS Allotment open day/working party on Sunday 17 June with the aim of restoring some order...

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15 Jun 2018: Diary Dates Lunch Menus

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Birmingham Royal Ballet principal dancers to visit EHS

15 Jun 2018: The Music department has a number of exciting events and trips taking place later this term. Talk by Birmingham Royal Ballet Dancers César Morales & Yaoqian...

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The West End comes to EHS

15 Jun 2018: West End performer Kieron Brown visited EHS last week to give a talk in Music Assembly about his career in Musical Theatre and the training he had undertaken. He...

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Dragon Boat Race a success

15 Jun 2018: On Saturday 9 June, plucky staff from Edgbaston High School’s Senior Department took to the waters of Edgbaston Reservoir to raise money for charity by taking...

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Textiles student shortlisted for national design competition

08 Jun 2018: We were delighted to learn that Year 11 student Tulasi has made it through to the final of a national fashion design competition. The Young Fashion Designer...

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Year 7 visit Cirencester's ancient Roman sites

08 Jun 2018: On Wednesday 23 May, Year 7 went on a Classics trip to Chedworth Roman villa and Corinium Museum in Cirencester.  The museum held lots of interesting and...

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Librarian's Top Picks

08 Jun 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Staff gear up for Saturday's Dragon Boat Race

08 Jun 2018: After last year’s success, EHS will once again row in the Dragon Boat Race on Saturday 9 June on Edgbaston Reservoir from 10am - 4pm.  This day is organised...

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Ice Cream treat for Senior School girls

25 May 2018: On Wednesday afternoon, girls in Years 7 to 10 finished their internal exams. As is the annual custom, Mario’s Ice Cream van arrived in the ante-hall car park...

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Promising performance from U13 gymnasts

18 May 2018: On Sunday 6 May, the EHS U13 gymnastics team travelled to Stoke for the National Schools Milano Gymnastics competition. The gymnastics teams at this competition...

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Librarian's Top Picks

18 May 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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International netballer delivers inspirational coaching

11 May 2018: Although summer sports are well under way at EHS, last week Wasps netballer and Australian international Samantha May came to deliver a coaching session to...

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'La Casa Encantada'

11 May 2018: On Tuesday, 8 May 2018, girls learning Spanish from Years 8 to 12 had the opportunity to see “La Casa Encantada”, a play in Spanish performed by native actors...

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Year 7 blast off....to the National Space Centre

11 May 2018: Year 7 have been studying Space Physics over the course of the last term. As well as looking into the Physics that govern the movements of objects in our Solar...

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Librarian's Top Picks

11 May 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Exhibition showcases Design Technology in action

04 May 2018: On Thursday 26 May, the newly built Hexagon was transformed into a sophisticated and elegant exhibition space, celebrating and showcasing our student’s D&T:...

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Geographers visit Carding Mill Valley

04 May 2018: On Tuesday 1 May, Year 8 geographers travelled to Carding Mill Valley in Shropshire to carry out river studies. The year group collected their equipment, including...

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Girls inspired by visiting authors

04 May 2018: Earlier this term EHS was delighted to welcome two authors into school as part of our visiting authors programme for girls. Author - Abi Elphinstone - Years...

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EHS musicians play their part in Russell Watson UK tour

04 May 2018: Birmingham Voices is a professional choir, led by our very own Choir Master Richard Skilbeck and his colleague Chris Passey. Mr Skilbeck and our Deputy Director...

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Librarian's Top Picks

04 May 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? Well why not try a book award winner? These books...

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New recommended reading lists from the Library

04 May 2018: EHS Senior School library has been a hub of activity lately. Amongst the many book related things going on this year - author visits, book festivals, career...

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Forging community links on St George's Day

27 Apr 2018: On Monday 23 April, EHS supported St George’s Church, Edgbaston in their annual celebration of St George’s Day.  The EHS Cheerleading squad performed at...

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A successful year for EHS Debaters

27 Apr 2018: This has been a very successful year for the Debating Club with participation from a range of year groups in many different styles of debate, as well as some...

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Librarian's Top Picks

27 Apr 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Spanish study trip to Salamanca a success

20 Apr 2018: In the very early hours of Tuesday 27th March 2018, eight girls studying GCSE and A Level Spanish, accompanied by Mr Flox and Miss López, left from EHS to...

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Thinking Skills Club

20 Apr 2018: Pupils at our invitational Key Stage S3 Thinking Skills club have ended the term with a team challenge. Girls worked in mixed year group pairs to compete ‘Challenge...

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Head's End of Term newsletter

29 Mar 2018: Dear Parents, The end of term has arrived and with it a hint of Spring to come. We have had a very busy term and unfortunately it has been subject to disruption...

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Excellence Book - Spring Term

29 Mar 2018: The following girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Spring Term:     Subject Name CLASSICS Excellent...

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Art students take inspiration from National Gallery

29 Mar 2018: On Thursday 22 March, Mr Dukes and Mr James escorted Year 10 Art and Design pupils to London to visit the National Gallery and Natural History Museum.  The...

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Mathematicians take the UKMT Challenge

29 Mar 2018: Last Friday, Sidrat, Aditi, Marie-Eve and Francesca attended the UK Team Maths Challenge at Aston University.  The competition consisted of four rounds...

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Spanish role play extends learning

29 Mar 2018: Last week, Year 9 pupils transformed their Spanish classroom into a Spanish mini-market, a mini-restaurant and a mini-bakery to perform role-plays in Spanish...

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Religious buildings visit for students

29 Mar 2018: Year 8 recently went on an enjoyable trip to see examples of three different religious buildings. We all were extremely enthusiastic about this visit. Firstly,...

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Sports Assembly rounds up a successful Spring Term

29 Mar 2018: During the Spring Term the Senior School Netball, Hockey and Gymnastics teams have been busy training and preparing for competitions and end of season tournaments....

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Librarian's Top Picks

29 Mar 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Students get hands on with Roman artefacts

29 Mar 2018: Year 11 Latin and Greek pupils recently participated in an artefact handling session. A PhD student from the University of Birmingham presented on the topic...

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Design & Technology Exhibition: Thursday 26 April 2018

29 Mar 2018: On Thursday 26 April, our Design and Technology: Textiles examination students will be exhibiting their garments and prototypes in the new Hexagon to celebrate...

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Year 7 conquer Goodrich Castle

23 Mar 2018: On Wednesday 14 March, Year 7 embarked on a trip to Goodrich Castle in Herefordshire. In History lessons, girls have been studying the Norman Conquest and...

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Year 8 host their very own Samba Carnival!

23 Mar 2018: Throughout the past week, Year 8 have been taking part in samba workshops, led by our very own samba supremos, Miss Williams and Mr Southall! Our music lessons...

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Biathlon success for Jemima

23 Mar 2018: Year 7 pupil Jemima was delighted to represent EHS in the British Schools Biathlon Finals at Crystal Palace on the weekend of 16 March. Conditions were...

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Librarian's Top Picks

23 Mar 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Sportswomen encouraged to 'Discover your gold'

23 Mar 2018: Calling all Senior School athletes! Do you aspire to represent Great Britain at the next Olympic Games in 2020? Did you watch the Winter Olympics and wonder...

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Geographers complete fieldwork expedition to Barcelona

16 Mar 2018: On Monday 5 March, 12 girls studying Geography A Level left a very snowy Birmingham for the sunshine of Barcelona. The girls arrived in the seaside town of...

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Excellent results for EHS gymnasts

16 Mar 2018: Earlier this week, EHS teams were delighted to compete in the Birmingham Schools Gymnastics Competition. The competition required each girl to perform individually...

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Academic lecture programme puts Geography centre stage

16 Mar 2018: Edgbaston High School was delighted to welcome Professor Michael Bradshaw this week to speak on the topic of ‘Global Energy Dilemmas: Energy Security, Globalisation...

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Look out, Medusa's about!

16 Mar 2018: This week at Classics Club our Sixth Form Classicists taught Year 7 the myth of Medusa, the famous snakey Gorgon who was finally slain by the hero Perseus. We...

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Lifesavers make a splash

16 Mar 2018: On Saturday 10 March, EHS hosted the Lifesaving Splash Competition for the Warwickshire Branch. Four lifesaving clubs and eight teams competed in team events...

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Maeve's sports career on track

16 Mar 2018: Year 11 student Maeve Taheny undertook work experience at the Indoor World Championships for Athletics at the NIA from Thursday 1 – Sunday 4 March 2018. As...

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Author Lauren James to visit EHS

16 Mar 2018: On Wednesday 28 March, the Senior School will be hosting Lauren James, already well known and loved for her novels, “The Loneliest Girl in the Universe” and...

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Librarian's Top Picks

16 Mar 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Assembly marks centenary of voting rights for women

09 Mar 2018: On 6 February 2018, Great Britain celebrated the Representation of the People Act, whereby the franchise was extended to all men over the age of 21, and to...

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From ME to WE

09 Mar 2018: On Wednesday 6 March, 19 students and two members of staff attended the annual WE Day at the SSE Wembley arena in London. The WE Movement is an international...

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Sarah completes RAF training

09 Mar 2018: Old Girl Sarah Bracey has recently completed her training with the Royal Air Force. Her passing out parade was held on Tuesday 27 February at RAF Halton where...

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Onatti theatre delights pupils with French play

09 Mar 2018: On the last Friday morning before half term, girls studying French in Years 8 - 11 were treated to a French play called ‘Mes Chers Voisins’ (My Dear Neighbours)....

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Librarian's Top Picks

09 Mar 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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A celebration of reading on World Book Day

02 Mar 2018: Every year schools across the UK celebrate World Book Day, a day set aside to really celebrate authors, illustrators, books and, most importantly, reading!...

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Musical maestro

02 Mar 2018: Rebecca, one of the Prep Music prefects, has once again demonstrated her musical prowess with success in a prestigious event. April, our Newshound, interviewed...

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Poet Laureates mark World Book Day

02 Mar 2018: In honour of World Book Day two poems were written by the EHS Poet Laureates, Sixth Formers Gaia Wales and Gurpreet Karlcut. Celebrating the written word in...

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Year 7 learn about fire safety

02 Mar 2018: At the end of last half term students in Year 7 experienced a fun and enjoyable time when fire officers from the ‘Safeside’ West Midlands Fire Service joined...

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January 'Sporting Star' Mollie!

02 Mar 2018: On Saturday 27 January, our Junior and Senior Gymnastics teams competed at the West Midlands Schools competition in Stoke. All our teams competed well with...

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Librarian's Top Picks

02 Mar 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Dance showcase on the horizon

02 Mar 2018: EHS will be staging a Dance Show on the afternoon of Thursday 15 March. The theme is 'around the world' and will be a showcase of the work of our talented...

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Inspiration at Language and Literature Day

16 Feb 2018: Edgbaston High School was delighted to host the much-anticipated Language and Literature Day on Wednesday this week. The event took the form of a series of...

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Old Girls return for Careers Fair

16 Feb 2018: A fantastic day was had on Wednesday with all Senior School girls from Years 7-13 seizing the opportunity to ask questions and have discussions with a wide...

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Double success for Asmita

16 Feb 2018: Congratulations to Year 11 student Asmita who is celebrating becoming the U19 English national mixed doubles badminton champion. Asmita competed in the...

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Classicists consider 'heritage under threat'

16 Feb 2018: On Tuesday 6 February, a group of A Level and Year 11 Classicists were accompanied by Mrs McAlister to the University of Birmingham to hear a lecture by a...

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Girls join the WE Movement

16 Feb 2018: On Monday 12 February 2018, Miss Welsh, accompanied by Aman Kaur Sidhu, Lydia Diwakar and Ushna Mukhtar held an assembly about the WE Movement, an international...

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Big Brum Theatre brings Macbeth to life

16 Feb 2018: On a dreary Tuesday morning, Years 10 and 11 of Edgbaston High had the opportunity to experience the famous story of Macbeth, live, performed by the Big Brum...

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Years 7 and 8 put Thinking Skills into action

16 Feb 2018: Last week in our invitational Thinking Skills Club, Gifted and Talented pupils in Years 7 and 8 took on the ‘Paper Chain Challenge’. The aim of the challenge...

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Librarian's Top Picks

16 Feb 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Introducing the EHS app

16 Feb 2018: Edgbaston High School is pleased to announce the launch of our new school app. It is free to download and is part of our commitment to excellent communication...

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Historian Lucy Worsley to appear at Bournville BookFest

16 Feb 2018: “What's it like if your parents are the most famous divorced couple in history?” Lucy Worsley - royal historian and chief curator at Historic Palaces -...

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Classic makeup looks for Year 7

09 Feb 2018: At Classics Club this week, a group of Year 7 girls took part in a workshop on ancient Roman and Egyptian makeup. The girls chose Cleopatra as their ultimate...

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Announcing this year's Essay Competition

09 Feb 2018: Edgbaston High School provides a wide range of opportunities for stretch and challenge with the aim of encouraging girls to further their learning in class,...

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This week’s Librarian’s Top Picks

09 Feb 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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The Friday Digital Digest

09 Feb 2018: Tuesday 6 February was Safer Internet Day. This year’s slogan is “Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better internet starts with you”. Safer Internet Day...

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Bestselling author promises inspiration

09 Feb 2018: All EHS parents are warmly invited to join us for a keynote speech from award-winning author Joanne Harris. Ms Harris has produced numerous bestsellers including...

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Geography GCSE revision sessions confirmed

09 Feb 2018: GCSE Geography revision sessions began in earnest this week, revisiting the Urban Futures topic studied in Year 10. The remaining revision sessions will run...

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Superb performance at Independent Schools Mock Trial

02 Feb 2018: On Saturday 27 January, a team of 13 Year 11 girls took part in their first Birmingham Independent Schools Mock Trial Competition at Birmingham Crown Court....

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Gymnasts set sights on national finals

02 Feb 2018: On Saturday 27 January, four gymnastics teams and two trio groups travelled to Stoke for the West Midlands round of the British Schools Gymnastics competition. At...

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More accolades for sporting star Asmita

02 Feb 2018: Year 11 student Asmita was awarded our Autumn Term Sporting Star Award at the end of last term and her prowess on the badminton courts out of school continue...

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Artists enjoy life drawing session

02 Feb 2018: The first half of term has seen the completion of another successful course of Life Drawing sessions. On Thursdays after school girls from Year 11, 12 and...

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Duke of Edinburgh training expedition a success

02 Feb 2018: The Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme is very popular with girls at EHS and this year there are 29 entrants to the Silver Award. A training expedition got...

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Librarian's Top Picks

02 Feb 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include books from all genres,...

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Happy Birthday to EHS!

26 Jan 2018: On Wednesday 24 January, EHS reached a milestone in its history: 142 years since the School was founded by George Dixon and other distinguished local families. To...

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Sustainable design challenge for Year 10

26 Jan 2018: The BBC television series ‘Blue Planet II’ has been successful in showcasing the incredible beauty of the ocean, but has also played a key role in highlighting...

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Individualised support for Year 11

26 Jan 2018: EHS is dedicated to delivering an individualised programme of study and support to its students. Over the course of the last few weeks, girls in Year 11 have...

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This month's Library Top Picks

26 Jan 2018: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? Our Library Top Picks will include books from all...

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Good Luck to the Mock Trials Team

26 Jan 2018: This Saturday, a group of 13 girls in Year 11 will be taking part in the first Independent Schools Mock Trial Competition held at Birmingham Crown Court. The...

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Our 'green' New Year's Resolutions

26 Jan 2018: At the end of the Autumn Term all pupils were provided with EHS branded water bottles, kindly funded by the Parents' Association. Not only were these water...

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Artefact based learning for classicists

26 Jan 2018: The Classics department is looking forward once again to welcoming PhD students from the University of Birmingham to EHS. At a special event taking place...

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NCS programme offers opportunities

26 Jan 2018: Last week, we were pleased to welcome a representative for The Challenge into school to speak to Year 11 students. The Challenge is an organisation that...

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Academic Pathways: Oxbridge Conference

26 Jan 2018: Students will have the opportunity to attend the 2018 Oxford and Cambridge Student Conference in Birmingham. This annual event is designed for students in...

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Academic and Pastoral Clinics

26 Jan 2018: Thank you to those parents who attended our Academic and Pastoral Clinics in school last week; we do hope you found them useful. These monthly sessions...

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Classics Masterclass: The Gritty Realities of Ancient Greece

19 Jan 2018: This term’s Academic Lecture programme began with a fascinating lecture from Dr Michael Scott entitled ‘The Gritty Realities of Ancient Greece’. Dr Scott...

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Talk adds up to a career in finance

19 Jan 2018: On Wednesday 17 January, we welcomed Mrs Lucy Williams, Head of Compliance at HSBC, to deliver a talk to the Senior School about a career in banking and finance...

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Netballers learn from the champions

19 Jan 2018: On Wednesday 10 January, a group of EHS netballers who have also been selected to represent Birmingham County were invited to the Wasps Netball Community Day....

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Digital leaders complete training

19 Jan 2018: Our Senior School student Digital Leaders are now working through the training that will enable them to coach their peers about the pitfalls and opportunities...

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Freya's charitable trip to Goa

19 Jan 2018: In December, Year 9 pupil Freya travelled to Goa to work closely with the charity Goa Outreach in a bid to support children living in slums and orphanages. She...

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Exciting plans in Senior School Library

19 Jan 2018: Our new Senior School Librarian, Miss Verity Jones, joined EHS at the start of the academic year. Here, Miss Jones shares with us some of the exciting activities...

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The Friday Digital

19 Jan 2018: Digital New Year’s Resolution January is a great time to set yourself some digital new year's resolutions. We recommend the following: 1. Check the safety...

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Academic competitions open to EHS students

19 Jan 2018: Spring Term is typically the time when leading universities and other large organisations direct competitions to Senior School students, and this year has...

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Spring Term Extracurricular Timetable - Senior School

19 Jan 2018: At EHS we hope all students will take a full and active role in all aspects of school life. We endeavour to support all students to develop the skills and...

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Academic Lectures Programme: Dr Michael Scott

12 Jan 2018: We are very much looking forward to welcoming Dr Michael Scott from Warwick University to deliver a lecture on 'The Gritty Realities of Ancient Greece’ on...

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Excellence Book - Autumn Term 2017

15 Dec 2017: The following Senior and Sixth Form girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Autumn Term: Subject Name ART Excellence...

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Carol Service marks festive season

15 Dec 2017: Undeterred by the cold and rain Senior School pupils, staff and friends of EHS made the short journey to St George’s Church for our annual Carol Service. The...

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Sports assembly rounds up Autumn Term

15 Dec 2017: The first sports assembly of the academic year was held recently at which sports captains for netball, gymnastics, swimming and hockey were invited to provide...

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Roman feast for Saturnalia

15 Dec 2017: On Thursday 7 December, the Classics department hosted a Saturnalia feast for all of Year 7. The Romans traditionally celebrated this festival by having the...

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7J debate the future of Antarctica

15 Dec 2017: During the Autumn Term, Year 7 geographers have been studying Antarctica, learning about its location, discovery and fragile nature of its eco-system. The...

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A delivery of Christmas cheer

15 Dec 2017: Year 9 Food and Nutrition groups joined forces with the Sixth Form Fine Dining group to practise their cake decorating skills. Mini Christmas fruit cakes were...

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Year 7 feeling festive

15 Dec 2017: Over the last fortnight, Year 7 have been channelling the festive spirit. During Monday lunchtime they were invited into the library to make Christmas cards....

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Recommended reading for the Christmas Holidays

15 Dec 2017: Christmas is an excellent opportunity for girls to enjoy reading, whether it be to read around their academic subjects or broaden their range of authors or...

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Languages and Literature Day 2018

15 Dec 2017: On Wednesday 14 February 2018, the Senior School will host an exciting day to promote and celebrate Languages and Literature, and to showcase the numerous...

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Asmita represents England at Badminton championships

08 Dec 2017: Year 11 student Asmita Chaudhari recently represented England at the U17 European Badminton Championships in Prague, competing in team and individual events...

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Year 9 students visit Oxford's Ashmolean

08 Dec 2017: On Wednesday 29 November, Year 9 accompanied the Classics department, Mrs Hewison and Miss Massey on a visit to The Ashmolean Museum and the Ioannou Centre...

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GB coach inspires budding gymnasts

08 Dec 2017: Last week, gymnasts from Years 7 and 8 were given the opportunity to attend a Gymnastics workshop with Great Britain coach Jody Kime at the GMAC sports centre. The...

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Senior School musicians perform at Sunrise

08 Dec 2017: On Wednesday 6 December, Mr Robson and Mrs Batchelor accompanied 21 Senior School students to perform at a Christmas musical event at Edgbaston Sunrise Senior...

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Jolly Jumper Day

08 Dec 2017: On Thursday 14 December, Senior School will be taking part in the Jolly Jumper Day to raise funds for Birmingham Children’s Hospital’s Out to Play Appeal. The...

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Netball success against KEHS and King Henry VIII School

01 Dec 2017: On Saturday 25 November, EHS played KEHS and King Henry VIII School in a triangular netball fixture. Despite playing in freezing conditions all three teams...

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Textiles at the cutting edge of design technology

01 Dec 2017: The Design and Technology GCSE and A-Level qualifications have undertaken quite a radical transformation as the new 9-1 GCSE reforms have been developed. Although...

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Chinese Cinderella autobiography for Year 7

01 Dec 2017: In English, Year 7 pupils have been busy working on a project about the autobiography by Adeline Yen Mah named ‘Chinese Cinderella’. We were put into five...

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Maths show adds up to an inspirational day

01 Dec 2017: On Monday 27 November, Sixth Form mathematicians attended the Maths Inspiration Show at the Alexandra Theatre where we waited with anticipation for the talks...

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Swimming success

01 Dec 2017: Team EHS have enjoyed an extremely successful few weeks in the swimming pool at the start of the competitive season. Our Year 7 and 8 teams narrowly missed...

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Ex-Cathedra concert features EHS singers

01 Dec 2017: On Saturday 23 December, Birmingham-based choir Ex Cathedra invites the whole family to share the beauty, mystery and enchantment of Christmas Music by Candlelight. Conducted...

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Guest Speaker interview: Lara Fatah

24 Nov 2017: On Friday 10 November, Edgbaston High School held its annual Speech Day in the University of Birmingham’s Great Hall. On the day we were delighted to be...

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A taste of Cadbury's business world

24 Nov 2017: On Thursday 16 November, the Year 10 GCSE Business groups ventured out to Cadbury World in Bournville to learn about business in the real world. In the...

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Project ASK careers talk for students

24 Nov 2017: On Wednesday 22 October, girls in Years 10 -13 attended a lunchtime talk on Degree Apprenticeships. The talk was delivered by Surfinia Foote, a representative...

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EHS supports Children in Need

24 Nov 2017: Throughout Prep and Senior School this week students and staff have marked the BBC Children in Need charity appeal. At the start of the week, the Prep School’s...

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Digital Literacy Awareness Day

17 Nov 2017: On Monday 13 November, Mrs Campbell led a Digital Literacy awareness day. Year 7 were joined by Year 6 in the Octagon for a day full of interactive activities...

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A closer look at science on Medical Physics Day

17 Nov 2017: On Tuesday, a team of scientists from Birmingham University visited the school as we hosted a day to celebrate the fifth International Day of Medical Physics. Girls...

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Students organise Foodbank collection

17 Nov 2017: In October, as part of our Harvest Celebrations, the Year 9 and 10 Charity Representatives organised a foodbank collection for the Birmingham Central Foodbank....

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EHS triumph over Saint Martin's

17 Nov 2017: On Saturday 11 November, our Year 7 and 8 Netball teams and our Senior Year 9 Hockey teams played against Saint Martin's School. With great home support, our...

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Year 9 gear up for Duke of Edinburgh award

17 Nov 2017: On Tuesday 14 November, Ms López and Mrs Griffiths organised an information evening for girls and their parents on the Duke of Edinburgh Award. This year,...

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October sports report

17 Nov 2017: Building on some early successes in September, our Netball and Hockey teams have continued to make great gains. The U18 and U12 netball teams both won their...

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EHS supports Switch Off Fortnight

17 Nov 2017: Now in its ninth year, EHS will be supporting Switch Off Fortnight from 20 November - 3 December 2017. This initiative aims to see schools working together...

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Phantom of the Opera comes to an end

10 Nov 2017: Tuesday 31 October saw the opening night premiere of the EHS production of The Phantom of the Opera. Each of the five shows sold out quickly with the large...

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Stepping up to the Schools Challenge

10 Nov 2017: On Wednesday 8 November, two teams from EHS took part in the 2017 South Midlands version of the Schools Challenge Regional Round Competition, held at King...

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Students encouraged to extend learning

10 Nov 2017: The Stretch and Challenge noticeboard in Senior School has had a makeover this term, and we want to encourage as many girls as possible to engage with the...

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Academic lecture focuses on Physiotherapy

10 Nov 2017: After school on Tuesday 14 November, Roanna Burgess from the University of Birmingham will be visiting to give a sample Physiotherapy academic lecture. Roanna...

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Creative writers 'share and scare'

03 Nov 2017: To celebrate Hallowe'en and the launch of the school’s theatrical production of Phantom of the Opera, members of the Creative Writing Club had worked hard...

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Moot Court competition for Year 11

03 Nov 2017: On Saturday 14 October, thirteen Year 11 students visited Inner London Crown Court to watch the London Independent Schools Mock Trial Competition. The purpose...

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'Phantom' opens to rave reviews

03 Nov 2017: You cannot have missed the fact that the school’s much-anticipated production of Phantom of the Opera finally opened this week. School is absolutely buzzing...

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Year 7 get off to a flying start

03 Nov 2017: During Year 7 assembly this week, Tiani Byfield-Davis took us on the beginning of a flight over the Amazon as she read an extract from the 'The Explorer' by...

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Spelling Bee creates a buzz

19 Oct 2017: On the last day of half term, Mrs Ehiogu and Ms Jones-Owen gathered all of Year 7 into the Octagon to take part in the EHS annual Spelling Bee. The dynamic...

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Classicists contemplate Ancient Athens

19 Oct 2017: On Thursday 12 October, Classicists in Year 11 and 12 attended a lecture at the University of Birmingham. Professor Tim Whitmarsh of Cambridge University...

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On your marks, get set - Roman Bake!

19 Oct 2017: Last Friday, two pairs of girls from each Year 7 form took part in this year’s Roman Bake Off, hosted by the Classics and Food and Nutrition departments. The...

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A rosy glow on Pink Day

19 Oct 2017: The month of October is dedicated to raise money and awareness about Breast Cancer. On 16 October, Rachel Learmonth, an old girl of EHS, visited the school...

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Freya's fundraising feats

19 Oct 2017: Year 9 pupil Freya Arden is organising several charity events in school in aid of ‘Goa Outreach’, an Indian charity that supports children in slums and orphanages. Freya...

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Gardening Club Open Day - Join us

19 Oct 2017: The Gardening Club Open Day will take place this weekend on Sunday 22 October from 10am - 1.00pm. This group is open to all Prep and Senior girls and their...

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Amy wins Silver at Loulé Cup

13 Oct 2017: Year 10 pupil Amy recently competed in the Loulé Cup in Portugal as a member of the British Gymnastics Trampolining, DMT and Tumbling squad. This international...

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Netballers play at Condover

13 Oct 2017: On Friday 22 September, an excited group of Year 9 and Year 8 pupils left school for an excited weekend of netball at Condover Hall. As soon as they arrived,...

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Challengers prepare for African expedition

13 Oct 2017: A number of plucky EHS students have signed up to take part in World Challenge and will venturing off to Zambia and Botswana in July 2018. In preparation for...

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Year 7 activity trip a huge success

13 Oct 2017: Last week, Year 7 embarked on a three-day trip to Kingswood Activity Centre in Staffordshire. The sun was shining and once the girls had acclimatised to the...

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Year 8 Star of the Week

13 Oct 2017: This half term Ms Ajmal, Miss Wood and the Year 8 form tutors have introduced the Star of the Week award. This is an opportunity for pupils to be recognised...

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Academic and Pastoral Clinics held next week

13 Oct 2017: The next Academic and Pastoral Clinics will take place in Senior School on Monday 16 October 2017. All parents are welcome. Pastoral Clinic Edgbaston High...

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Awards Ceremony celebrates academic success

06 Oct 2017: Last Friday, Senior School held its annual Awards Ceremony. In the presence of invited guests, the school celebrated the academic achievements of pupils in...

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Girls in STEM

06 Oct 2017: A group of Year 9 girls recently had the chance to take part in the Girls in STEM day at the University of Birmingham. The day involved a range of inspiring,...

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Momentum eggs-perts

06 Oct 2017: There was mounting egg-citement as Year 11 students went about building a container to protect an egg that would be dropped from the balcony of the Octagon....

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Year 7 take the Readathon challenge

06 Oct 2017: Over the course of the summer holiday, the new Year 7 girls were invited to take part in a sponsored read. They were provided with a reading list that included...

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TedEx event open to students

06 Oct 2017: On Wednesday 11 October, students aged 16-18 will have the opportunity to attend an exciting TedEx event at Birmingham Hippodrome. Now in its fifth year,...

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September Sporting Star

29 Sep 2017: This month’s sporting star award goes to Year 10 pupil Amy Campbell for her outstanding achievements in the recent British Gymnastics Tumbling Championships. This...

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Geographers head to Carding Mill Valley

29 Sep 2017: GCSE Geographers in Year 11 visited Carding Mill Valley on Wednesday in order to undertake a river study; this field trip will then be assessed through their...

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Poetry trail for Year 7

29 Sep 2017: In celebration of National Poetry Day, Year 7 were invited to take part in a lunchtime poetry trail starting in the library. Poems such as Shakespeare’s...

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Rehearsals for Phantom in full swing!

29 Sep 2017: With just one month to go until the Halloween opening night of the school production of ‘Phantom of the Opera’, staff and pupils alike are working hard in...

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EHS supports Jeans for Genes

22 Sep 2017: This week the Design & Technology Textiles room has been a hub of excitement and activity! Charity reps in Years 8 - 11 have been busily making denim hair...

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Robson Duo perform at EHS

22 Sep 2017: EHS is pleased to announce a recital performed by the Robson Piano Duo of Mr K Robson, the school's Director of Music, and Mr J Robson. This will take place...

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Netballers compete at Wrekin College

15 Sep 2017: On Saturday 9 September, the U14 Netball team were invited to a pre-season Netball tournament at Wrekin College, Shropshire. After a long summer break, the...

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The EHS Laurel Awards

15 Sep 2017: Year 7 have had an outstanding first week at Edgbaston High School. They have settled quickly into the EHS way of life, demonstrating true ‘EHS spirit’. Numerous...

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Calling Year 7: Phantom of the Opera

15 Sep 2017: New Year 7 students have been given the exciting opportunity to sing in the Edgbaston High School production of the Phantom of the Opera. As rehearsals started...

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Badminton success for Asmita

15 Sep 2017: On the weekend of 9 September, Year 11 pupil Asmita Chaudhari took part in the U19 Wimbledon Badminton Tournament. Once again, this accomplished young sportswoman...

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Geographers visit incredible Iceland

08 Sep 2017: On 6 July, 24 GCSE Geography students, accompanied by the Geography department teachers, set off from Birmingham Airport for Reykjavik, Iceland. Upon arrival,...

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More dance success!

08 Sep 2017: At the end of the summer term, Year 11 student Harine Nemal heard that she had been successful following her audition for the ‘Yuva Gati’ section of the Centre...

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