Newsletter
20 Dec 2017

Charity update December 2017

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With the frenzied activity of Children In Need week behind us we can look back and reflect on the amazing activities that the students across the school organised and the time and effort that went into raising money for Children across the country. We had many cake sales with most of them selling out before […]

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Newsletter
20 Dec 2017

Careers Advice

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Careers Advice and Guidance is a very important part of all young people’s education. My name is Nuala Connor and I am a Careers Adviser working with students here at King Edwards VI School Handsworth. At the moment my priorities are That all students (Year 7 – 11) will take part in a structured Careers […]

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Newsletter
20 Dec 2017

BBC School Report

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Children in Need is certainly no stranger to the girls at King Edward VI Handsworth school and this year was no exception. It was bake sale galore and teacher based events heaven this year, but then main event, as always, was our annual Miss KE pageant. Each form from Years 7-10 were given the opportunity […]

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Newsletter
20 Dec 2017

Bar Mock Trial

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On Saturday 18th November, 16 girls from year 12 attended the Bar Mock Trial Competition at Birmingham Crown Court. This is a competition surrounding the legal system, where girls act as lawyers and witnesses to present a case to a jury. There were two cases, one on theft and fraud and the other grievous bodily […]

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Newsletter
20 Dec 2017

Art Autumn 2017

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Life Drawing Masterclass A level Art pupils recently participated in a drawing masterclass under the tuition of local artist Kevin Ryan as an enrichment to their A level studies. Drawing from life has been a long standing tradition in Art Schools and was a fantastic challenge for our students to undertake.  Pupils produced quick paced […]

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BBC News School Report
20 Dec 2017

Year 12 Children in Need Report

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What does your Children in Need fundraising achieve? A home in Handsworth… Roshni Birmingham is a charity, devoted to offering  support for South Asian women  and their children who have experienced any form of domestic violence, forced marriage or honour based crimes. As a women’s refuge, based in Handsworth,  Roshni prides itself in providing safe, […]

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Events
23 Nov 2017

Christmas Concert 2017

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CHRISTMAS  CONCERT  2017 Our Christmas Concert will take place on: THURSDAY DECEMBER  14th Venue: MAIN SCHOOL HALL   Time: 7.00pm Refreshments will be on sale before the concert ( from 6.15pm ) and during the short interval We would hope that all members of the audience will be able to stay for the whole concert Please print […]

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Newsletter
30 Oct 2017

Autumn Term I Newsletter 2017

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Headteacher’s Introduction Dear Parents and Carers, It is always a pleasure to look back on the wide range of activities and events that have taken place during a half term.  Despite the first half of the term being a busy time for settling in and setting off on new courses, classes and activities, it is […]

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Newsletter
30 Oct 2017

Year 10 English Activity Day

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This year, as Year 10, our activity day was revolved around helping us prepare for our English speaking endorsement exam. It was actually a really great day, starting off with an exceptionally motivational and inspiring speech from professional speaker Michelle Mills-porter a survivor of the 2004 tsunami. We watched in awe as she told us […]

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Newsletter
30 Oct 2017

Year 12 Activity Day

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Year 12 Activity Day The first Activity Day for Year 12 turned out to be really enjoyable as we participated in self-defence sessions, learnt mindfulness from relaxing meditation sessions and finally did many teamwork challenges with the actual British Army! Self-defence allowed us to act out possible situations that could occur in reality and how […]

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