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A warm welcome

Welcome to Edgbaston High School. We are a purposeful and vibrant community of girls, teachers and support staff, providing a 21st century education based on traditional values. Our aim is to provide the highest quality of education for girls at every stage of their development.

This is achieved through an energetic and encouraging approach to the full education and development of each individual and by wide commitment to the strong community at the School's heart. It is supported by abundant and excellent resources which complement good teaching and a culture of learning in all areas of the School.

Schools are places of growth. We strive to provide every opportunity for this from Westbourne to the Sixth Form.

We want girls to be so stimulated and challenged during their time here that they not only meet but exceed expectations. Those expectations combine the many successes of academic and extra-curricular life with high personal standards of integrity, care and commitment.

We are proud of our girls; they work hard and give a great deal back to the school and society in general; they value their education and their school and leave us confident in their abilities and with a good sense of who they are.

We warmly invite you to visit us and see the School for yourself.

I look forward to meeting you.

Dr Ruth A Weeks BSc Hons PhD
Headmistress

 

 

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On Wednesday 20 June, Mrs Mooney and five GCSE and A Level Textiles students caught the train to London to visit ‘Fashioned from Nature’, a current exhibition...

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At the end of last week we were entertained at a number of events.  Year 6 girls were transported to Ancient Egypt and an audience of parents and friends enjoyed...

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Students learn how a career in banking can pay off

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

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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