Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from Dr Ruth Weeks, Headmistress

Carol service marks end of term

Carol service marks end of term

14 Dec 2018: Earlier this week, Senior School pupils, staff and friends of EHS came together to celebrate the forthcoming festive period with the traditional...

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Prep News

Prep News

14 Dec 2018: What a busy week we have had to end this term! It began with our Carol Service, on Monday, at St George’s Church where we welcomed parents...

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Excellence Book - Autumn Term 2018

Excellence Book - Autumn Term 2018

14 Dec 2018: The following Senior and Sixth Form girls have been commended for their excellent work during the Autumn Term:   Subject Name CLASSICS Excellent...

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A Tudor Christmas

A Tudor Christmas

14 Dec 2018: On Friday 7 December, we were transported back to Selly Manor in Tudor times at the request of the Lord and lady of the Manor. They invited...

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Staff football match commemorates Christmas truce

Staff football match commemorates Christmas truce

14 Dec 2018: On Friday 7 December, pupils and staff gathered down at the AstroTurf at lunchtime to watch some of our male members of staff play a game...

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Don't Look in this Book

Don't Look in this Book

14 Dec 2018: On Tuesday 11 December, the Prep School welcomed author Sam Langley-Swain for a day of workshops. After self-publishing his first children's...

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Senior School Autumn Term Sports Report

Senior School Autumn Term Sports Report

14 Dec 2018: The Senior School Autumn Term Sports Report celebrates individual and team performances this term. Further awards, cups and colours will...

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Year 8 Star of the Week Awards

Year 8 Star of the Week Awards

14 Dec 2018: This half term Ms Ajmal, Miss Wood and the Year 8 form tutors have introduced the Star of the Week award, an opportunity for the girls...

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Prickly Hay

Prickly Hay

14 Dec 2018: On Thursday 6 December, Year 2 girls performed the Nativity story from a different perspective. After several weeks of rehearsals, they...

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Christmas fun in Westbourne

Christmas fun in Westbourne

14 Dec 2018: On Friday afternoon of last week, the Nursery girls went to buy a new Christmas decoration for the tree to get ready for this week of festive...

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Festive facelift for EHS post box

Festive facelift for EHS post box

14 Dec 2018: Calling all Christmas cards! Year 12 and Miss Wood put their creative skills to the test this week in giving the EHS post box a festive...

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Charity cake sale a success

Charity cake sale a success

14 Dec 2018: A break time cake sale did a roaring trade on Monday when girls in Senior School gathered to buy cupcakes, muffins and cookies, all in...

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MFL trip to Seville

MFL trip to Seville

14 Dec 2018: In October Half Term 2019, the MFL Department are organising a trip to Seville in Spain. Seville is a beautiful city situated right in...

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Successful careers fair promotes opportunity

Successful careers fair promotes opportunity

07 Dec 2018: On Wednesday 28 November, EHS hosted its Careers Fair which showcased a wide range of career pathways and was attended by girls from Years...

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Prep News

Prep News

07 Dec 2018: Last week ended with a very busy day. It began with Westbourne’s Christmas production of ‘Mary’s Knitting’ and ended with the EHSPA lighting...

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Gymnasts shine at regional competition

Gymnasts shine at regional competition

07 Dec 2018: On Saturday 1 December, EHS gymnasts travelled to Stoke for the West Midlands round of the Milano British Schools Team Gymnastics competition.  The...

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Christmas wrap stars

Christmas wrap stars

07 Dec 2018: On Thursday 29 November, six Year 10 Charity Representatives went to the Birmingham City Mission to help with their annual toy appeal....

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Starring Westbourne

Starring Westbourne

07 Dec 2018: On Friday 30 November, the festive season began in the Prep School when girls from Westbourne presented ‘Mary’s Knitting’. Girls from...

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Visiting Oxford's famous Ashmolean Museum

Visiting Oxford's famous Ashmolean Museum

07 Dec 2018: On Tuesday 4 December, Year 9 embarked on a trip to the classically significant city of Oxford, where we participated in a range of activities...

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Inspiration at V&A Museum

Inspiration at V&A Museum

07 Dec 2018: Last weekend, an excited group of Year 11 D&T Textiles students visited London. It was an early start, but everyone was looking forward...

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Nursery festivities

Nursery festivities

07 Dec 2018: The girls in Nursery this week have taken part in a number of seasonal activities associated with this time of year by different groups...

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A taste of Gothic horror

A taste of Gothic horror

07 Dec 2018: On Friday 23 November, Mrs Park’s Year 13 English Literature students enjoyed watching four useful and thought-provoking lectures on Mary...

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Librarian's Christmas Gift List

Librarian's Christmas Gift List

07 Dec 2018: With Christmas fast approaching, during the final weeks of term 'Library Top Picks' will bring you books that would make absolutely gorgeous...

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Links

Links

07 Dec 2018: Diary Dates Lunch Menus

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