Press Release
16 Sep 2017

Duke of Edinburgh Update 16th & 17th September

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Dear Parents/ Guardians please note that Browfarm Campsite has very poor phone signal. Your daughter will have access to the campsite wifi at approximately 5pm. Campsite landline : 01588650641 Email : ccollins@kindedwardvi.bham.sch.uk

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Press Release
12 Sep 2017

British Council International School Award

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British Council International School Award success for King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls has been awarded the British Council’s prestigious International School Award in recognition of its work to bring the world into the classroom. The International School Award celebrates the achievements of schools that do exceptional […]

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Press Release
30 Aug 2017

Well done Year 11! 

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Our congratulations go out to Year 11 as this year saw pupils at King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls achieve another fantastic set of GCSE examination results, with 71% of all grades being awarded an A*/A or equivalent 7-9 grades. A third of all grades this year were awarded an A*, grade 8 or […]

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Press Release
17 Aug 2017

Congratulations to A Level pupils at King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls!

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King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls is very pleased to congratulate its pupils on a set of excellent examination results at A Level, with 70.9% being awarded A*-B and 40% being awarded top grades of A*-A. There are, of course, many fantastic performances with 30 of our pupils in Year 13 being awarded A*-A […]

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Newsletter
28 Jul 2017

Summer II Newsletter

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Headteacher’s Introduction Dear Parents and Carers, I am delighted to introduce our summer term newsletter. You will see from this the wide range of opportunities, activities, extra curricular provision and superb achievements that the girls have been involved with this term.At the end of this term, we say goodbye to the following members of staff; […]

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Newsletter
28 Jul 2017

Year 10 RAF Brize Norton

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Twenty-two year 10 students visited RAF Brize Norton and really enjoyed themselves. We went there with no huge interest in the RAF but with a curiosity to find out more and it has really opened our eyes to a possible career in the RAF. All of the personnel we met were friendly and approachable – […]

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Newsletter
28 Jul 2017

Year 10 Industry Day

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For Careers day I went to Land rover. It was an absolutely amazing experience, which taught me a lot about the company itself. To begin with we were given a presentation on Land rover and a bit of background information. In 2008 they were taken over by India’s Tata Motors, which took them out of […]

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Newsletter
28 Jul 2017

Year 10 German Exchange

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11 other students and I had the opportunity to visit Kaufbeuren, a small town near Munich in Germany, on an exchange last week. We spent a weekend with our host families when we arrived, emerging ourselves into the German lifestyle. During the week we were able to visit an outdoor monkey zoo, where we could interact with the […]

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Newsletter
28 Jul 2017

Year 10 GCSE Art and Design Visit

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On June 28th, Year 10 Art GCSE students visited the Lapworth Museum of Geology and Barber Institute of Fine Arts, both located locally as part of Birmingham Universtiy. Pupils were provided with many opportunities to observe art and natural forms and handle precious artefacts such as ammonites, the skull of a sabre tooth cat and […]

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Newsletter
28 Jul 2017

Year 9 Residential Whitemoor Lakes

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For our Year 9 residential, we were given the choice to either go to Rhineland, Germany or Whitemoor Lakes, Lichfield. As you can probably tell I choose to go to Whitemoor Lakes. Unlike the smaller group of year 9s that had chosen to go the Germany, we left school in the morning on Monday 10th […]

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