Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from Dr Ruth Weeks, Headmistress

End of term message from the Headmistress

End of term message from the Headmistress

05 Jul 2019: Dear Parents  The end of term is here! We have had a super year in school, busy as always, and we are all looking forward to a period...

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EHS bids Dr Weeks a very fond farewell

EHS bids Dr Weeks a very fond farewell

05 Jul 2019: It has been a busy and emotional week for everyone at EHS as we mark the impending retirement of our Headmistress, Dr Weeks. The final...

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Prep News

Prep News

05 Jul 2019: Last week finished with a challenge for girls in Year 3 when they enjoyed their Monet Day. The girls each chose one of the artist’s great...

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Success in national Mandarin Reading Competition

Success in national Mandarin Reading Competition

05 Jul 2019: Edgbaston High School was delighted to host the 17th National Mandarin Reading Competition in the Octagon on Saturday 29 June.  This...

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Guitarists galore

Guitarists galore

05 Jul 2019: EHS girls from Prep and Senior departments were a credit to the school when they competed in the Leamington Spa Competitive Music Festival...

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Senior School Excellence Book

Senior School Excellence Book

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

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Reception learn about 'people who help us'

Reception learn about 'people who help us'

05 Jul 2019: Girls in Westbourne spent time thinking about people who help us as part of their Beyond the Curriculum day.  R3 went to visit Mr Flynn...

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Sports Personality Assembly wraps up super year for sport

Sports Personality Assembly wraps up super year for sport

05 Jul 2019: Sports teams at EHS have continued to be successful this year, with teams and individuals representing the school at local, county, regional...

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Flying high

Flying high

05 Jul 2019: On Tuesday 25 June, six intrepid Year 10 linguists attended “Flying High”, a day for language students organised by Business Language Champions,...

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Workshop develops employability skills

Workshop develops employability skills

05 Jul 2019: Earlier this week, Year 10 took part in a unique programme called ‘This Way Up?’ run by Bright Green Enterprise. The programme introduces...

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Spiders and Sigmund Freud

Spiders and Sigmund Freud

05 Jul 2019: Day 1 On the first day, a group of excited year 12 Psychology students met at New Street Station ready to begin our journey to London....

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On your marks, get set, go!

On your marks, get set, go!

05 Jul 2019: Forced to postpone sports day last week, all of Senior School were excited for this annual house event which took place on Thursday.  With...

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Creative writers have stories published

Creative writers have stories published

05 Jul 2019: Three Year 8 EHS girls have been successful in having their work published in a special national collection. Emily James, Isobel Hemming...

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Safari park adventure for Reception

Safari park adventure for Reception

05 Jul 2019: Reception girls had a wonderful time at the West Midlands Safari Park last week.  After the huge excitement of travelling together on...

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eᶟ - enrich, extend, enjoy

eᶟ - enrich, extend, enjoy

05 Jul 2019: We are keen for our girls to develop their interests beyond the classroom and we encourage them to read widely and grasp every opportunity...

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Girls complete DofE Gold Expedition

Girls complete DofE Gold Expedition

05 Jul 2019: At the end of last month, girls embarked on their Gold Duke of Edinburgh expedition.  This was the culmination of many expeditions over...

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Library hosts staff coffee morning

Library hosts staff coffee morning

05 Jul 2019: Earlier this week, the library hosted the annual Staff Summer Coffee Morning. EHS staff members were given a chance to mingle and take...

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Thrill seekers visit Alton Towers

Thrill seekers visit Alton Towers

05 Jul 2019: On Friday 28 June, Year 11 visited Alton Towers in the sunshine to celebrate the end of GCSE exams with the Year 11 tutor team.  Pupils...

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Librarian's Top Picks

Librarian's Top Picks

05 Jul 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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Links

Links

05 Jul 2019: Diary Dates  

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