Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from Dr Ruth Weeks, Headmistress

Students shine at talent show

Students shine at talent show

25 Nov 2016: On Friday 18 November, girls from Senior School gathered in the Octagon for the annual Talent Show for Children in Need. The Sixth Form...

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Prep News

Prep News

25 Nov 2016: The Year 6 girls have settled in well to their roles of responsibility and last week the House Captains enjoyed organising their first...

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Hats off (or on) for Particle Physics

Hats off (or on) for Particle Physics

25 Nov 2016: Over this term, the Year 12 Physicists have been exploring the 'fascinator-ing' world of Particle Physics. They have learnt 'a-boater'...

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A 'spot-acular' day

A 'spot-acular' day

25 Nov 2016: Girls in Prep enjoyed dressing up in spots on Friday in support of the BBC Children in Need charity. Girls had heard more about the...

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Lifesaving fun!

Lifesaving fun!

25 Nov 2016: The Lifesaving Club recently entered a team to compete at the ‘Rookie Challenge’. The event took place on a Saturday night at Droitwich...

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Budding interior designers

Budding interior designers

25 Nov 2016: As part of our focus on colour reinforcement our chosen colour this week is orange. Nursery girls were allowed to experiment with orange...

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MFL Help Club offers support

MFL Help Club offers support

25 Nov 2016: The Modern Foreign Languages department currently offers a help club aimed at supporting students in Key Stages 3 and 4 with their study...

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Links

25 Nov 2016: Lunch Menus Diary Dates

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Celebration at Speech Day

Celebration at Speech Day

18 Nov 2016: On Friday 11 November, members of the School's Governing Council, parents, teachers and students gathered in the University of Birmingham's...

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Trpčeski gives stunning performance

Trpčeski gives stunning performance

18 Nov 2016: The much-anticipated piano recital given by Macedonian concert pianist Simon Trpčeski took place in the Octagon on Wednesday 9 November. ...

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Prep News

Prep News

18 Nov 2016: Last week ended with a trip to Tamworth Castle for Year 1 girls and staff.  They clearly enjoyed the whole experience and extended their...

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Netball success for Year 10

Netball success for Year 10

18 Nov 2016: On Wednesday, the Year 10 netball team played in the Birmingham Schools’ Netball Tournament.  They played five other teams including...

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Latin students visit Roman Baths

Latin students visit Roman Baths

18 Nov 2016: On Wednesday 9 November, our GCSE Latin pupils went on a classical adventure to Bath with Miss Wood and Mrs Newling. The girls started...

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Masterchefs in the making

Masterchefs in the making

18 Nov 2016: This term in Reception the girls have been learning about food and healthy eating.  They have enjoyed creating healthy meals and fantasy...

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Year 1 conquer Tamworth Castle!

Year 1 conquer Tamworth Castle!

18 Nov 2016: On Thursday 10 November, a very excited coach-load of Year 1 girls set off for Tamworth Castle.  After a short milk and biscuit stop (and...

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Senior School - Topic Lists by subject

Senior School - Topic Lists by subject

18 Nov 2016: Topic Lists outlining what pupils in Years 7, 8 and 9 will be studying in each subject throughout the year have been saved in our Parents’...

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Heads' Tea and Coffee Afternoon next week - Cancelled

Heads' Tea and Coffee Afternoon next week - Cancelled

18 Nov 2016: We regret to inform you that the next Heads’ Tea and Coffee Afternoon, scheduled for Friday 25 November, has been cancelled. The next...

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Links

18 Nov 2016: Diary Dates Lunch Menus

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EHSPA fireworks party goes with a bang

EHSPA fireworks party goes with a bang

11 Nov 2016: Last Saturday 5 November saw the fourth annual EHS fireworks spectacular run by the EHS Parents Association. The event was a huge success...

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Old Girl returns to attend Speech Day

Old Girl returns to attend Speech Day

11 Nov 2016: We are delighted to announce Old Girl Meg Gardiner as Guest Speaker at this year’s Speech Day. After leaving EHS Sixth Form in 2005,...

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Prep News

Prep News

11 Nov 2016: We began the week with our Celebration Assembly where we congratulated our Year 5 and 6 Swim Squad members on their success in the first...

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Chemistry in action

Chemistry in action

11 Nov 2016: On Wednesday 9 November, eight A-Level Chemistry students travelled to the University of Warwick to attend a Chemistry in Action lecture...

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The legendary EHSPA Quiz Night returns!

The legendary EHSPA Quiz Night returns!

11 Nov 2016: The legendary Quiz Night is back! The EHS Parents’ Association is holding the event on Friday 18 November in the Senior School Hall.  Please...

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Academic and Pastoral Clinics held next week

Academic and Pastoral Clinics held next week

11 Nov 2016: The next Academic and Pastoral Clinics will take place on Monday 14 November 2016 between the hours of 1.30 - 3.00pm and all parents are...

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Links

11 Nov 2016: Menus Diary Dates

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Amy wins gold for British Gymnastics

Amy wins gold for British Gymnastics

04 Nov 2016: Year 9 pupil Amy Campbell is celebrating success on the international sporting scene after a stunning tumbling gymnastics performance earned...

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Destination Paris!

Destination Paris!

04 Nov 2016: On 18 October, early in the morning, tired girls were dragged out of their beds, literally, by equally tired parents to get to school for...

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Prep News

Prep News

04 Nov 2016: We ended last half term in a rosy glow with our Pink Day in support of Breast Cancer Care which raised £460.  Thank you to everyone for...

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Virtual reality school trip with Google Expeditions

Virtual reality school trip with Google Expeditions

04 Nov 2016: On Wednesday 19 October, the Google Expeditions Team visited the EHS Geography department. Girls from Years 5-13 had the opportunity to...

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English department holds auditions

English department holds auditions

04 Nov 2016: The English Department has started the audition process for readings during the forthcoming Senior School Carol Service that will take...

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Fireworks Party - Saturday 5 November 2016

Fireworks Party - Saturday 5 November 2016

04 Nov 2016: This is a calendar favourite for all the family and one of Birmingham’s best displays. The event will be held on Prep playground on Saturday...

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Links

04 Nov 2016: Lunch Menus Diary Dates

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