Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from Dr Ruth Weeks, Headmistress

Head's Half Term message

Head's Half Term message

26 May 2017: Half term has arrived and we all look forward to a relaxing break. All girls have been busy with revision and assessments and the A level...

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Prep News

Prep News

26 May 2017: Last week ended with the second of the visits to London to the Golden Hinde, the replica of Sir Francis Drake’s ship, for Year 4. Whilst...

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Romans revealed

Romans revealed

26 May 2017: We were all buzzing with excitement as we entered the school building and assembled in the hall, ready for the day ahead. This was sure...

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Year 6 consider careers in Medicine

Year 6 consider careers in Medicine

26 May 2017: Year 6 girls had an amazing time exploring various medical diagnostic tools when Medical Mavericks came to run their Mini Medic workshop...

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Suzanne Barnes Design Award

Suzanne Barnes Design Award

26 May 2017: On Wednesday 24th May a school assembly was led by the D&T Textiles Department. Sixteen Year 10 girls paraded into the hall exhibiting...

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A life on the ocean waves

A life on the ocean waves

26 May 2017: As part of their History curriculum, Year 4 visited the Golden Hinde in London, half on Thursday 11th and the remainder on Thursday 18th...

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Pop Bang Colour

Pop Bang Colour

26 May 2017: As part of an enrichment programme in the Prep department, Year 6 girls experienced a day of art with a difference! Ian Cook from Pop Bang...

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Phantom of the Opera - last remaining tickets

Phantom of the Opera - last remaining tickets

26 May 2017: The last few tickets remain for the forthcoming trip to see Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘The Phantom of the Opera’ at Her Majesty’s Theatre,...

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Early Years uniform shop

Early Years uniform shop

26 May 2017: Parents are advised that the Early Years uniform shop in Shirley will be closed on Friday 9th June. Business resumes on Saturday 10th June...

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Join us for Heads' Tea and Coffee Afternoon

Join us for Heads' Tea and Coffee Afternoon

26 May 2017: Parents of girls at EHS are warmly invited to join Dr Weeks, Headmistress, and Mrs Hartley, Head of Prep, for tea and coffee on Friday...

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EHSPA Second-hand Uniform Sale

EHSPA Second-hand Uniform Sale

26 May 2017: The EHSPA will hold a sale of second-hand uniform on Friday 9th June. The pricing of second-hand clothes on sale has been simplified -...

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26 May 2017: Diary Dates Lunch Menus

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Students launch Inspirational Women project

Students launch Inspirational Women project

19 May 2017: The outgoing Leadership Team have left their lasting impression on EHS by launching an Inspirational Women project. Bethany Lucas, Malala...

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French adventure for Year 6

French adventure for Year 6

19 May 2017: On Monday 8th May at the unearthly hour of 6.15am, 44 excited girls arrived at school ready for their long-awaited trip to France. After...

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Young Enterprise team impress at Area Finals

Young Enterprise team impress at Area Finals

19 May 2017: On Thursday 11th May we were delighted to attend the Young Enterprise Birmingham and Solihull Area Finals. This was the second round of...

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Prep News

Prep News

19 May 2017: We were pleased to begin our Celebration Assembly on Monday with a full school again after the trips to France, Cranedale and Lickey Hills...

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Outdoor learning at the Lickey Hills

Outdoor learning at the Lickey Hills

19 May 2017: Year 3 enjoyed an action-packed visit to the Lickey Hills last week. The sunshine was perfect for exploring the different habitats and...

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EHS essay competition

EHS essay competition

19 May 2017: Thank you very much to everyone who entered our annual essay competition. This year’s theme was Humanities and pupils were asked to choose...

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Year 5 enjoy the Cranedale experience

Year 5 enjoy the Cranedale experience

19 May 2017: It was a very excited coach full of girls that set off from school on Monday 8th May bound for Kirby Grindalythe in North Yorkshire. Bags...

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Links

19 May 2017: Diary Dates Lunch Menus

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More awards for Young Enterprise Team Aphrodite

More awards for Young Enterprise Team Aphrodite

12 May 2017: Last night, Thursday 11th May, the EHS Young Enterprise team Aphrodite competed in the county finals of the competition. We are pleased...

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Prep News - 12 May 2017

Prep News - 12 May 2017

12 May 2017: Last week ended with many visitors in Year 1. First thing in the morning the girls’ parents were invited to drop in to share their recent...

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Leaving their legacy

Leaving their legacy

12 May 2017: Before embarking on study leave, the outgoing Year 13 Leadership Team decided that they would like to leave a legacy to the school in the...

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Tennis enrichment for Year 2

Tennis enrichment for Year 2

12 May 2017: Edgbaston High School has formed a partnership with Priory Tennis Club to develop the enjoyment, participation and skills of girls in the...

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Mind Full or Mindful?

Mind Full or Mindful?

12 May 2017: On Wednesday 10th May Madame Monet-Rossetti lead a Senior School assembly on Mindfulness. We know that the examination season can be...

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Taste of the Classics for Year 6

Taste of the Classics for Year 6

12 May 2017: This week, pupils in Year 6 were given an introduction to the Classics when they attended a taster session in the Senior School. During...

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A world of water

A world of water

12 May 2017: As part of the unit of the EYFS framework to develop their understanding of the world, girls in Nursery have been exploring water. They...

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Supporting your daughter in her revision

Supporting your daughter in her revision

12 May 2017: Thank you very much to the parents who attended our recent Parents’ Information Evening offering advice on supporting your daughter with...

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12 May 2017: Lunch Menus Diary Dates

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Textiles students stage glittering fashion showcase

Textiles students stage glittering fashion showcase

05 May 2017: On Tuesday 2nd May, the Senior School Hall hosted the annual Fashion Textiles showcase event. The hall was transformed into a magical space...

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Farewell to Year 13

Farewell to Year 13

05 May 2017: This has been Year 13’s last week in school before they begin their study leave and start revising in earnest. We have been celebrating...

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Prep News

Prep News

05 May 2017: We began this week catching up with news of the bank holiday weekend which I hope everyone enjoyed. In our first assemblies of the week...

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Good luck, Year 11!

Good luck, Year 11!

05 May 2017: Wednesday 3rd May saw Year 11’s last day in school before embarking on their study leave in preparation for their GCSE examinations. The...

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A political education

A political education

05 May 2017: On Wednesday 3rd May, Year 12 participated in a seminar with James Nichols from the company Political Education for Students where they...

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Parent Survey - Thank you

Parent Survey - Thank you

05 May 2017: This year's Parent Survey has now closed. Thank you very much to all parents and guardians who have taken the time to respond to the survey....

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05 May 2017: Lunch Menus Diary Dates  

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Martha Howe-Douglas returns to EHS

Martha Howe-Douglas returns to EHS

03 May 2017: 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...

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