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Join us for Carols and Canapés

Now that the Christmas Countdown is on, the Old Girls’ Association are looking forward once again to our annual choral event, ‘Carols and Canapés’ on Sunday...

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Henrietta returns to share advice

Throughout this year, much of the Association’s activity will focus on encouraging more Old Girls back into school for the benefit of current pupils. This...

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Laurel Leaves Winter Edition 2018

The very first digital version of Laurel Leaves, published in June this year, was very successful and we were delighted to have received so much positive feedback. Moving...

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Join us on Facebook

The Old Girls’ Association would like to keep in touch with you via social media. Our Facebook following is growing by the day and we would love to connect...

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Calendar of events 2018-19

If you have yet to return to school since leaving EHS or if you simply wish to catch up with fellow Old Girls to reminisce about your school days, we would...

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A successful Summer Supper

We were delighted to welcome guests for this year’s Summer Supper on Friday 8 June. Former and current staff members and former pupils enjoyed a reception...

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Laurel Leaves

Those who attended this year’s Summer Supper were treated to a sneak preview of the much-anticipated Laurel Leaves. Thank you to everyone for their patience;...

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We're keeping your details safe

We recently contacted all Old Girls whose postal addresses we hold to ask for updated communications preferences. Thank you to everyone who has replied and...

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Welcome from the Chair

Welcome to ‘Old Girls Reunited', especially to our new members who left EHS this summer. We wish you all every success and happiness in whatever you have chosen...

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Another fantastic set of results for EHS

Once again Edgbaston High School celebrated some fantastic results at GCSE and A-level this summer. 100% of our girls passed their A-levels with an impressive...

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Update your details

Are your details up to date? Unfortunately, each year many copies of Laurel Leaves are returned to us as 'undeliverable' when Old Girls move house and forget...

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A delightful evening at OGA summer event

Edgbaston High School was delighted to welcome Old Girl and award-winning actress Martha Howe-Douglas back to school for the annual OGA Summer Supper on Wednesday...

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Old Girl stars in ITV hit series

We were delighted to spot former EHS pupil Hannah Millward on television this week. Hannah appeared in the ITV hit series ‘Broadchurch’ where she plays...

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Festive delight at Carols and Canapés 2016

Thank you to everyone who came along to 'Carols and Canapés' on Sunday 18 December 2016. The event saw the OGA gather together again as a choir and fill the...

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Chair's Message

Welcome to ‘Old Girls Reunited’, especially to our new members who left EHS this summer. We hope you all achieved the academic successes that you deserved...

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Smiles and Celebrations on Results Day

There were smiles and celebrations in school this summer as Edgbaston High School students marked another year of A Level and GCSE success. There was a...

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Old Girl Goes for Gold in Rio

We were delighted to see a former pupil competing on the professional sporting scene at the Paralympic Games. EHS Old Girl Susie Rodgers won a gold medal...

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Happy 140th Birthday EHS!

Last week EHS celebrated its 140th Birthday! All week EHS shared a series of special posts dedicated to the History of the School, memories of days-gone-by,...

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Excellent Inspection Report

The report from EHS’s recent ISI Inspection has now been published and the OGA are delighted to be able to share the findings from the Inspection Team with...

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Choral Delight For The OGA

Sunday 6 December 2015 saw members of the OGA gather together again as a choir for Carols and Canapés. It was a lovely atmosphere throughout the evening and...

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Last Bell For Class of '66

Dear Class of ’66, 25 Old Girls plan to attend the 50 Year Reunion taking place in School on Saturday 23 April 2016. It promises to be an excellent day...

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Magazine celebrates pupils past and present

Look out for February’s edition of Birmingham Living magazine as it features one of our current pupils and an Old Girl, Helen George, of ‘Call the Midwife’...

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An Old Girl at the Conservative Conference

Rhianna Voice is enjoying a Gap Year and spent some time recently at the Conservative Party 2015 Conference. Rhianna who studied A Level History, Latin and...

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A Fond Farewell to Mrs Cartwright

This week we say goodbye to a very special member of our school community Mrs Jennie Cartwright. Jennie joined us 6 years ago and has been a supportive presence...

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Announcing the Head Girl and Deputy Head Girls Elect

We are pleased to announce the Head Girl and Deputy Head Girls elect for the academic year 2015-16. Hanna Alam will be our new Head Girl. She first joined...

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Old Girl Secures Fellowship with National Youth Choir

Our warmest congratulations go to Old Girl Aimée Presswood (2011). Aimée recently passed a rigorous audition process and beat off stiff competition...

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A Very Successful 'Open House'

Saturday 28 February saw EHS and the OGA opening its doors to past pupils and their families. The Open House event was organised to enable guests to wander...

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Welcome from the OGA Chair

Welcome to this edition of Old Girls Reunited. I hope this issue, the first of the new academic year, reaches you all in good health and happiness. I would...

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The Sounds of Summer

On Sunday 20 July, Margaret Harper, former Director of Music at EHS, returned to school to revive her passions and skills, organising and directing the Old...

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Sun Shines on OGA Summer Supper

The sun shone on guests at our annual Old Girls' Association Summer Supper on the evening of Thursday 5 June 2014. Former pupils, old and young, and members...

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OGA Now 'Linked In'

The OGA is now 'Linked In'! Linked In is a business-oriented social networking service offering a way to establish, develop and engage with a professional...

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A Day of Culture in the Capital

On Saturday 21 September, a group of 22 met in the capital city for a day of culture. The day was a chance to view the much praised works of Lowry at the...

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Leavers of 1989 Reunite

Saturday 7 September saw a gathering of 23 former pupils at EHS. For some, it was their first return to school since leaving in the summer of 1989 and what...

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Farewell, Miss Harper!

On the evening of Sunday 8 July,the musical talent of generations of EHS girls raised the roof of the Octagon for a concert in honour of the retirement...

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Old Girl Makes History in Cathedral Appointment

Old Girl Francesca Massey has made history by becoming the first female organist at Durham Cathedral. Francesca's appointment as Sub-Organist comes two years...

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Sun Shines on Old Girls Reunion Lunch

On Saturday 1 October 2011, Old Girls reunited at Edgbaston High School. Fifty years after leaving school and they didn't look much older than they did in...

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