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28 Jul 2017

Charity Update July 2017

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Since our last update, we had a very successful day in aid of “Brain Tumour Support” a charity that has helped one our pupils in the past. We took part in a “go grey for May” event, where pupils were encouraged to wear something grey. (Grey matter is a type of brain tissue!) Mr Marrott, […]

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28 Jul 2017

Celebration of the Arts

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Thursday  6th July What a wonderful display of the creative talents of our girls across the full breadth of our school!  Visitors were treated to a showcase of Drama, an exhibition of Art work, musical renditions and creative readings that were an absolute delight! Guestbook comments included: ‘Superb work by everybody.  Had to go round […]

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28 Jul 2017

Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Awards Ceremony

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On Monday 19th June, bookclub went to the Carnegie and Kate Greenaway awards ceremony in London. The tickets were our prize for winning a book trailer competition. As a group we had created a 2 minute video promoting the book, Sputnik’s Guide to Earth by Frank Cottrell Boyce. The day started with a train journey […]

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28 Jul 2017

Budding architects scoop 3 of the top 4 places!

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Budding architects scoop 3 of the top 4 places! 4 teams of pupils took part in an architecture design workshop over the weekend of the 1-2 July.  As the article explains, we ended up doing rather well! Before we went to the event we had to first organise our teams. Our team consisted of 4 […]

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31 May 2017

Summer I Newsletter

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Headteacher’s Introduction Dear Parents and Carers It is an absolute pleasure to write the introduction to this newsletter after my first half term as Headmistress at the school.  It has been a very busy but enjoyable half term where I have had the privilege of getting to know the staff, girls and parents better.  I […]

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31 May 2017

Sixth Form Stars

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Over in the Sixth Form block, we like to celebrate our What a helpful and inspiring Sixth Form we have! Just look at the array of achievements, experiences and contributions to the school that are below… Mariyam Bi for representing the West Midlands region at the Big Bang Fair national final Envision semi final on […]

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31 May 2017

School Nurse Ambassador Event

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On the Tuesday 9th May, Christina Lee, Tiggy Newbould and I had the opportunity to attend the school nurse ambassador day at Tally Ho Conference Centre, Edgbaston. Being a school nurse ambassador involves activities and responsibilities such as attempting to tackle important issues to do with wellbeing and then educating the rest of the school […]

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31 May 2017

Portuguese Club

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Portuguese Club has been a great new venture for me. From the beginning, it was all about sharing my passion for the language with others in many different ways. It was as much of a learning curve for me as it was for those that attended because I had to make sure before each session […]

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31 May 2017

Year 13 Politics EU Event

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As a fitting conclusion to our time together, we thought it would be nice to have an EU-themed afternoon tea. The photos give you a flavour of some of the foods we came up with, complete with member state flags. The selection was really quite diverse, ranging from scones and jam for the UK to […]

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31 May 2017

Envision

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Students evidence they have character to succeed Our students have taken part in the semi-finals of Birmingham’s Community-Apprentice this year.  30 teams from schools across the city have taken part in the competition. Loosely based on The Apprentice on television, young people are required to develop, and crucially demonstrate, skills and personal qualities whilst managing […]

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