Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from Dr Ruth Weeks, Headmistress

Record turn out at Spring Open House

Record turn out at Spring Open House

10 Apr 2019: We were thrilled that so many of you could join us at the OGA Open House that took place earlier in the year.  The event was open to...

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Book now - Special Summer Supper on Friday 14 June

Book now - Special Summer Supper on Friday 14 June

10 Apr 2019: Old Girls are warmly invited to join us for this year’s Summer Supper which will take place at EHS on the evening of Friday 14 June.  This...

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Prosecco and Proms - Last call

Prosecco and Proms - Last call

10 Apr 2019: The Old Girls Association would like to invite you to a special, one off event, ‘Prosecco and Proms’ at 6.30pm on the evening of Sunday...

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Wanted! Your news

Wanted! Your news

10 Apr 2019: We are planning for the next issue of Laurel Leaves which will be ready for distribution in early Summer.   EHS Old Girls love to read...

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Stay in touch

Stay in touch

10 Apr 2019: Like many other organisations we are moving increasingly towards communication by email and it is also a far more efficient way to communicate...

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Head's End of Term Message

Head's End of Term Message

05 Apr 2019: As we approach the end of the Spring Term we are beginning to gain a glimpse of the brighter days ahead.  We have braved the outdoors...

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Prep News

Prep News

05 Apr 2019: Friday 29 March was a very busy day in Prep. It started with a very moving and enjoyable assembly performed very confidently by Reception...

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Destination Barcelona for Year 12 geographers

Destination Barcelona for Year 12 geographers

05 Apr 2019: Last week, Year 12 Geography students set off for a week of fieldwork in Barcelona, Spain. On arrival in the city, the girls headed to...

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Kitty Whittington: From Rags to Riches!

Kitty Whittington: From Rags to Riches!

05 Apr 2019: On Tuesday and Wednesday evenings of this week the long anticipated Year 6 production came to fruition and the shows were spectacular....

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The Big History Quiz at UoB

The Big History Quiz at UoB

05 Apr 2019: On Monday 18 March, 16 eager girls journeyed to the University of Birmingham ready to compete in the History Big Quiz.  We were the...

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Year 4 girls enjoy a trip to Culmington Manor

Year 4 girls enjoy a trip to Culmington Manor

05 Apr 2019: On Wednesday 27 March, 39 slightly nervous Year 4 girls set off for Culmington Manor, in Shropshire. On arrival they were allocated...

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Excellence Book - Spring Term 2019

Excellence Book - Spring Term 2019

05 Apr 2019: The following Senior and Sixth Form girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Spring Term:   Subject Name CLASSICS Excellent...

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A peek at learning in Year 2

A peek at learning in Year 2

05 Apr 2019: Girls in Year 2 have been enjoying their learning with a range of written and practical activities. In Science they have been looking...

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Students compete in the UK Mathematics Trust Challenge

Students compete in the UK Mathematics Trust Challenge

05 Apr 2019: Year 9 pupils Natasha Mkosana, Cassy Molokwu, Marie-Ève Kavanagh and Epper Xu were selected to compete in the UK Mathematics Trust Competition,...

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Year 1 explore science in action

Year 1 explore science in action

05 Apr 2019: Earlier this week, Year 1 girls visited the Think Tank Science Centre to consolidate their learning on the topic of ‘My Body’ which they...

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Spanish language and culinary skills put to the test

Spanish language and culinary skills put to the test

05 Apr 2019: Last week, Year 9 Spanish transformed their class into a series of mini restaurants in order to practise their speaking, as well as their...

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Number Day in Westbourne

Number Day in Westbourne

05 Apr 2019: Each half term in Westbourne we hold a themed day to extend our girls’ learning beyond the curriculum. After our literary day last half...

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New addition to Senior School Uniform announced on 1 April

New addition to Senior School Uniform announced on 1 April

05 Apr 2019: In assembly on Monday 1 April, the Headmistress discussed the findings of some recent research regarding the link between academic achievement...

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Art challenge: Planner design

Art challenge: Planner design

05 Apr 2019: All pupils are invited to submit an idea for the redesign of the front of the school planner for next academic year.   The competition...

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Librarian Top Picks

Librarian Top Picks

05 Apr 2019: Don't know what to read next? Stuck reading the same books over and over? Want a suggestion you can trust? These top picks will include...

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Watato Children's Choir perform at EHS

Watato Children's Choir perform at EHS

05 Apr 2019: The world-renowned Watoto Children's Choir are coming to Edgbaston High School for a special concert on Saturday 13 April between 4.00...

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Links

Links

05 Apr 2019: Prep School Lunch Menu Senior School Lunch Menu Diary Dates

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