Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from Dr Ruth Weeks, Headmistress

Prep School Success at Swimming Finals

Prep School Success at Swimming Finals

24 Jun 2016: Having qualified for the English Schools Swimming Association Finals last month the five finalists were excited when the day finally arrived. ...

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House Bake Off - The Results!

House Bake Off - The Results!

24 Jun 2016: Following the 5th annual EHS Bake Off last week, the champions were announced in Assembly this week.  The winning House was St George! Well...

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Prep News

Prep News

24 Jun 2016: Even though we are near the end of the academic year there is no end to the flurry of activity in the Prep School.  Last week ended with...

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A Lesson in Roman Life

A Lesson in Roman Life

24 Jun 2016: This year, pupils in Year 8 have learnt about different aspects of life in Roman Britain and Romanisation.  Therefore, on Thursday 16 June,...

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Westbourne Young Athletes

Westbourne Young Athletes

24 Jun 2016: We were all pleased that there was no rain on Wednesday, even if it was cloudy, so that we could hold our Westbourne Activity Afternoon. From...

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Fieldwork in The Malvern Hills

Fieldwork in The Malvern Hills

24 Jun 2016: On the 8 and 9 June, Year 7 went to the Malvern Hills to investigate the impact of tourism and to put into practice their OS map skills....

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On The Trail of The Minibeasts

On The Trail of The Minibeasts

24 Jun 2016: On Wednesday Year 2 met the park ranger, Jan, at Cannon Hill Park. Jan took us on an expedition through a variety of different habitats....

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Future Naturalists in Reception?

Future Naturalists in Reception?

24 Jun 2016: As an extension of their topic work on ‘Creatures Great and Small’ the girls in Reception visited the Birmingham Nature Centre. They...

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Art Exhibition

Art Exhibition

24 Jun 2016: This year’s Art Exhibition and Golden Sketchbook Awards promises to be a fascinating and exciting event, with a huge variety of girls’...

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Senior School Open Evening

Senior School Open Evening

24 Jun 2016: Senior School Open Evening takes place on Thursday 30 June. It commences at 4.30 pm and closes at 7.00 pm. Dr Weeks, Headmistress, will...

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SEND Clinic

SEND Clinic

24 Jun 2016: The next SEND clinic will be held on Monday 27 June, from 4pm until 6pm. Please contact Reception to make an appointment if you would like...

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New & Second-hand Uniform Sale

New & Second-hand Uniform Sale

24 Jun 2016: The EHS Parents' Association (EHSPA) holds several uniform sales throughout the academic year. There will be a Second-hand Uniform Sale...

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Links

Links

24 Jun 2016: Lunch Menus - w/c 27 June Diary Dates - w/c 27 June

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Pink Roses for Remembrance

Pink Roses for Remembrance

17 Jun 2016: Today the school held our annual Pink Rose Day assembly which is always led by the newly elected leadership team.  This assembly has become...

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Prep News

Prep News

17 Jun 2016: As you will see from the additional stories and this article we have been having a very busy time in the Preparatory School.  We ended...

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A Right Royal Bake Off

A Right Royal Bake Off

17 Jun 2016: This is our 5th Annual Inter-House Bake Off.  It gives all girls the opportunity to show their amazing culinary skills, earn House Points,...

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Charity Fair Fun

Charity Fair Fun

17 Jun 2016: The focus for the Prep School Council this term has been the organisation of a Charity fair.  The girls have worked together using their...

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Molly Selected for National Squad

Molly Selected for National Squad

17 Jun 2016: Congratulations to Molly Bhol in Year 10 who has been selected for the Under 17 Netball Squad to represent the West Midlands in the NPFL...

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Year 3 Learn From the Lickey Hills

Year 3 Learn From the Lickey Hills

17 Jun 2016: Last Friday Year 3 enjoyed an action packed visit to the Lickey Hills.  Under the guidance of a park ranger they explored the different...

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Travel back in time to Ancient Egypt

Travel back in time to Ancient Egypt

17 Jun 2016: ‘History Off the Page’ led an Ancient Egyptian Workshop for Year 6 pupils this week, giving the girls a chance to find out what life was...

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Where are the Minibeasts?

Where are the Minibeasts?

17 Jun 2016: This week the girls in Reception have extended their ‘Creatures Great and Small’ topic further with a minibeast hunt in Westbourne garden. ...

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Pastoral Clinic

Pastoral Clinic

17 Jun 2016: A reminder that a Pastoral Clinic will be held in the Senior School on Monday 20 June 2016 between the hours of 1.30 - 3.00pm and all parents...

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Academic Clinic

Academic Clinic

17 Jun 2016: The next Academic Clinic will take place on Monday 20 June 2016 between the hours of 1.30 - 3.00pm and all parents are welcome. These monthly...

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Links

Links

17 Jun 2016: Lunch Menus - w/c 20 June Diary Dates - w/c 20 June

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Next Generation Awards Scheme

Next Generation Awards Scheme

10 Jun 2016: On Wednesday 25 May, Year 8 had the day off timetable to take part in the Birmingham Civic Society’s Next Generation Awards Scheme. The...

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Prep News

Prep News

10 Jun 2016: The end of last half term was a very busy one with our Medical Mavericks workshop for Year 6 and success in the Hallfield Relays event...

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Senior School Sports Tour to Venice

Senior School Sports Tour to Venice

10 Jun 2016: On the Sunday of half term, 30 girls from Years 8, 9 and 10 gathered at Birmingham airport to start the much anticipated 2016 Sports Tour. ...

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Medical Mavericks

Medical Mavericks

10 Jun 2016: Year 6 girls were treated to a Science workshop where they gained hands-on experience with real working medical equipment. A team of...

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EHS Girls Raise Money for Guide Dog Charity

EHS Girls Raise Money for Guide Dog Charity

10 Jun 2016: On Friday 27 May, guide dogs in training arrived at EHS. Girls from across the school had the opportunity to interact with the dogs and...

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Assembly Hosted by 2T

Assembly Hosted by 2T

10 Jun 2016: Each term the girls in Year 2 are asked to prepare a presentation to share with the rest of the girls in the year group.  This term the...

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Learning About Life in Roman Britain

Learning About Life in Roman Britain

10 Jun 2016: On Thursday 26 May, Year 7 travelled to Chedworth Roman Villa and the Corinium Museum in Cirencester to learn about life in Roman Britain....

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Relay Running Success

Relay Running Success

10 Jun 2016: On Thursday 26 May, a number of Prep EHS athletes participated in the Hallfield School Athletics Relay Event. Three girls from Years 3,...

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Come And Join Hockey Camp!

Come And Join Hockey Camp!

10 Jun 2016: EHS have been offered the exciting opportunity to take part in some hockey coaching in the summer holiday. Details are attached should...

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Links

Links

10 Jun 2016: Lunch Menus - w/c 13 June Diary Dates - w/c 13 June

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