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Martha Howe-Douglas returns to EHS

You are invited to join us for the OGA Summer Supper and Guest Speaker presentation on Wednesday 7 June 2017. We are delighted to announce that our Guest...

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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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Take a trip down Memory Lane

Following the success of our event in February 2015, the OGA warmly invites you to return to EHS for our Open House on Saturday 4 March. This will be a fantastic...

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Laurel Leaves 2017

Laurel Leaves, the OGA’s annual publication, has now been despatched. Our latest edition is jam packed with exciting Old Girls’ news and updates and we hope...

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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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Join us for Carols and Canapés

As decorations are going up around School we are beginning to feel Christmas in the air. The OGA are looking forward to welcoming members of the EHS community...

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Join us for Carols and Canapés

This year's Carols and Canapés event will be taking place on Sunday 18 December and is a perfect opportunity for members of the EHS community to come together...

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Simon Trpčeski - Exclusive recital takes place next week

Edgbaston High School is delighted that concert pianist Simon Trpčeski will be performing at EHS on Wednesday 9 November, 6.30 - 7.30pm in the Octagon.  Mr...

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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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Forthcoming Dates for your Diary

Carols & Canapés - Sunday 18th December 2017   Indulge in mulled wine and nibbles as the EHS OGA choir perform a wide repertoire of music at this beautifully...

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Laurel Leaves 2017

There is still time to get in touch with your news and stories to be included in the next issue of ‘Laurel Leaves’ which is due to be posted out to all Life...

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Summer Supper 2016

Join us for the OGA Summer Supper and Guest Speaker presentation on Wednesday 15 June 2016. We are delighted to announce that our Guest of Honour at this...

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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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Look Out For Laurel Leaves

Laurel Leaves, the OGA’s annual publication, has gone to press and shall be distributed in the very near future. Be sure to look out for your copy of the latest...

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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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Penny Searley - Reunion

Bring out your grannies! The Old Girls' Association is organising a 50 year reunion at EHS for the Class of '66 - Old Girls, now aged 66 or 67, who left...

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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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Summer Supper -Tickets Now on Sale

We are looking forward to the OGA summer supper on Wednesday 10 June 2015 at 7.00pm, contact us to reserve your ticket now. We are delighted to welcome...

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Join Us for This Year's Summer Supper

Join us for the OGA summer supper on Wednesday 10 June 2015 at 7.00pm. We are delighted to welcome Her Honour Judge and EHS Old Girl Sybil Thomas (1972)...

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Historian David Starkey To Give Lecture

To commemorate the landmark historical anniversary of the Magna Carta, Edgbaston High School will be hosting an evening with David Starkey, one of the country's most...

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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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Open House Event - Saturday 28 February 2015

Ever wondered if you could still find your way around the school? Curious to return to your old haunts? Interested in showing your children part of your...

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Merry Music-Making, Carols and Canap

Carols and Canapés is an opportunity for members of the EHS community, both old and new, to come together for a festive, candle-lit sing-along ahead...

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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 to inform us.Are your...

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Wanted! Your News

The next issue of Laurel Leaves, the annual OGA publication, will be posted out to all Life Members of the Old Girls' Association in January 2015, packed...

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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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EHS Girls Celebrate Exam Success

This summer, Edgbaston High School celebrated fantastic A-level and GCSE results. At A-level, our pass rate was 98.1%. 15.4% of all marks achieved are at...

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Laurel Leaves 2015

Here at School we are starting early preparations for the next issue of Laurel Leaves which will be posted out to all Life Members of the Old Girls' Association...

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Save the Date: Carols and Canap

Preparations are now underway for this year's Christmas event which will take place on Sunday 14 December. 'Carols and Canapés' is an opportunity...

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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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