Friday Headlines

the weekly newsletter from EHS

Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer Opportunity

27 Jun 2022: We have been asked to bring this volunteer opportunity to the attention of our youngest Old Girls. it would most likely suit our most recent...

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Summer Craft Fayre at EHS

Summer Craft Fayre at EHS

27 Jun 2022: Join us for a Summer Craft Fayre at EHS on Saturday 30 July from 11am - 4pm. Offering art, glass, jewellery, candles and childrens activities,...

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Surfin' EHS

Surfin' EHS

24 Jun 2022: To celebrate finishing our Year 12 Summer Term exams and to celebrate the constraints of Covid finally being over, we were very kindly...

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Prep News - 24 June 2022

Prep News - 24 June 2022

24 Jun 2022: This week began, as last week, with sporting activity. Firstly, we congratulated our ESSA swimming team who performed extremely well in...

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A Fine Evening for Prep Summer Concert

A Fine Evening for Prep Summer Concert

24 Jun 2022: On Wednesday 15 June, we held the Prep Summer Concert in person for the first time in nearly three years. It was wonderful to have the...

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Learning About The World of Cadbury

Learning About The World of Cadbury

24 Jun 2022: Year 10 Business students set out to discover how Cadbury has become a global business with a trip to Cadbury World. On arrival, we had...

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Prep Swimmers Make Waves at ESSA Finals

Prep Swimmers Make Waves at ESSA Finals

24 Jun 2022: Prep swimmers were up bright and early on Saturday morning, primed and raring to go as they headed out to the English Schools Swimming...

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A Show Stopping Jubilee Bake Off

A Show Stopping Jubilee Bake Off

24 Jun 2022: Last week was House Bake-Off week at EHS. For the first time in three years, the judges were actually able to taste the entries! Each...

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This Week in Westbourne

This Week in Westbourne

24 Jun 2022: In our Discovery Den this week, the girls have been thinking ahead to their future careers! They twirled in their tutus; looked after the...

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Year 7 Bowled Over

Year 7 Bowled Over

24 Jun 2022: Mrs Hewison organised an end of year treat for Year 7 to Hollywood Bowl on what was the hottest day of the Year!  Year 7 enjoyed the air-conditioned...

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Working Party at the Allotment

Working Party at the Allotment

24 Jun 2022: On Sunday 19 June, the school allotment at the Guinea Gardens was opened up for pupils and their families to come and join a working party....

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Firewalkers Wanted!

Firewalkers Wanted!

24 Jun 2022: The Science department’s Mr Sabotig is on the hunt for 100 brave volunteers (strictly 12 years and above) who are willing to step out of...

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A Freudian Trip

A Freudian Trip

17 Jun 2022: This week Year 12 psychologists travelled down to London for the day. After the train and tube journeys, we finally arrived at the Freud...

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News from Prep

News from Prep

17 Jun 2022: The week started with an exciting day for Year 4 who went to the Birmingham Classic Tournament at Edgbaston Priory to watch the top female...

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EHS in the Community

EHS in the Community

17 Jun 2022: Harborne Little League Netball has been established in the Harborne area for over twenty years. The league aims to provide the opportunity...

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Year 6 Geographers Visit Lapworth Museum

Year 6 Geographers Visit Lapworth Museum

17 Jun 2022: Do you know your plate boundary from your magma chamber? Year 6 were excited to visit The Lapworth Museum at the University of Birmingham...

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Studying the French-Speaking World

Studying the French-Speaking World

17 Jun 2022: Whilst most assemblies are organised by staff members all students are given the opportunity to develop their presentation skills and share...

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We Went, We Saw, We Conquered

We Went, We Saw, We Conquered

17 Jun 2022: This week a group of girls studying Latin, Greek and Classical Civilisation from Years 10 and 12 travelled to London to visit the British...

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Old Girl Shares Experience With Pupils

Old Girl Shares Experience With Pupils

17 Jun 2022: We were delighted to welcome Old Girl Humaa Asif back to EHS to give a careers talk to girls from across several year groups.  Humaa...

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What's on in Westbourne

What's on in Westbourne

17 Jun 2022: Westbourne girls had a trip to the seaside this week in the Discovery Den, which has been most appropriate in this very warm weather. The...

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River Study at Carding Mill Valley

River Study at Carding Mill Valley

17 Jun 2022: On Monday 13 June, Mrs Egan (Head of Geography) took Year 8 to Carding Mill Valley in Shropshire to collect data on the river valley and...

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Wellbeing Week for Year 12

Wellbeing Week for Year 12

17 Jun 2022: With half the year group enjoying sun, sea and sand on the surfing trip to Cornwall, the rest of Year 12 took part in a Wellbeing Week...

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Mathematicians Let Loose in Legoland

Mathematicians Let Loose in Legoland

17 Jun 2022: On Thursday 9 June we started off the day bright and early ready for our Year 8 Maths Trip to Legoland. Though the coach journey proved...

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EHS Celebrates the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

EHS Celebrates the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

10 Jun 2022: Like so many other groups across the UK, the whole EHS community joined together to participate in events held to mark the Queen’s Platinum...

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Prep News

Prep News

10 Jun 2022: The girls returned to school clearly having enjoyed the half term break and ready for a busy term ahead. This week was certainly a busy...

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Jubilee Science Challenge

Jubilee Science Challenge

10 Jun 2022: It took only 1,331 biscuits to keep all the Prep and Westbourne girls busy for an afternoon - and only a small proportion of those biscuits...

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Prep Girls Reach for the Linguistic Stars

Prep Girls Reach for the Linguistic Stars

10 Jun 2022: Two Prep pupils, Sofia (Year 3) and Amaya (Year 4), took part in the live national final of the Junior Language Challenge.  They had...

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Puppeteers in the Making

Puppeteers in the Making

10 Jun 2022: Major Mustard the puppeteer visited Edgbaston High School and the Year 1 girls this week. The girls enjoyed watching his puppet show in...

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Mosque Visit Informs Studies

Mosque Visit Informs Studies

10 Jun 2022: The Birmingham Grand Central Mosque was the destination for a group of Year 10 Religious Studies pupils this week. The visit had been...

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Everyone Welcome at School Allotment

Everyone Welcome at School Allotment

10 Jun 2022: The Prep Gardening Club started up again just before Easter and we were pleased to see a good number of Year 5 girls in attendance. The...

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Our Star Climber

Our Star Climber

10 Jun 2022: A Year 10 pupil swapped school books for climbing shoes last weekend as she headed north to attend The Scottish Youth Speed Championships...

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This Week in Westbourne

This Week in Westbourne

10 Jun 2022: In addition to visiting the Discovery Den the girls have been very busy on return to school after half term. The letter sound of the...

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The Discovery Den

The Discovery Den

10 Jun 2022: The Discovery Den In Westbourne this week the topic the children in Nursery, Kindergarten and Reception explored in the Discovery Den...

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Diva Night Tickets on Sale

Diva Night Tickets on Sale

10 Jun 2022: Tickets are now on sale for the approaching Diva Night Production. There are only 150 tickets available for this event and these will be...

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Moseley in Bloom - Volunteers Wanted!

Moseley in Bloom - Volunteers Wanted!

10 Jun 2022: Moseley in Bloom Open Gardens will be held on Sunday 17 July 2022 from 11am until 5pm.  The organisers, former Music teacher Kate Stocks...

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