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30 Oct 2017

Year 11 Stratford Trip

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Shaking the Cobwebs off Shakespeare!                                                                              A Trip to Stratford-upon-Avon with Year Eleven: On Friday the 13th of October, Year Eleven students journeyed into the fascinating past of the great playwright, William Shakespeare. As well as exploring a time of superstitions and the supernatural, students were also able to learn more about Shakespeare’s creations by visiting […]

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30 Oct 2017

Year 9 Activity Day History and Computing Trip

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Y9 ACTIVITY DAY HISTORY AND COMPUTING TRIP TO THE BLACK COUNTRY LIVING MUSEUM On Friday 13th October the History and Computing departments arranged for all of Year 9 to visit the Black Country Museum in Dudley. They were treated to a tour of the underground coal mine, a lesson in the Victorian schoolroom and the […]

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30 Oct 2017

Year 8 Wellbeing Day

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Activity Day on Friday 13th October 2017 This day was very fun as we had various tasks to try and complete. First of all, we had a Dove workshop which really informed us about the way beauty can transform us into another person! After that we decorated cupcakes- it was a lot of fun because […]

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30 Oct 2017

Year 7 STEM Activity Day 2017

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I personally think that the Activity Day was a great way of improving our team building skills and our perseverance, and also like the residential, it allowed us to bond more. I believe after these two events we are all much closer, and I know certain people agree that school is almost like a second […]

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30 Oct 2017

The Year 7 Residential

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The Year 7 residential must be one of the most memorable school trips I have ever been on. It was exactly what the teacher’s said it would be: an opportunity for the girls to get to know girls from other forms. I have to be honest with you, I only knew around two girls in […]

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30 Oct 2017

Sri Lanka Trip July 2017

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During the Summer Holidays a selection of students from Year 11 – 13 were fortunate enough to be able to travel on a two week trip around Sri Lanka.  After a year of fundraising for community projects and expenses we were raring to go. After the draining journey we began our expedition at a fish […]

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30 Oct 2017

Safeguarding Update

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Changes in the pastoral system With the beginning of a new academic year has come some new developments to the pastoral system in school. We would like to welcome Mrs Miras-Pye as our new Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator who is in school four days a week and is based in our new Learning Hub. Mrs […]

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30 Oct 2017

PE Update

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Year 7 and 8 Football Match against the Jewellery Quarter Academy The newly formed Year 7/8 football team played their first match this week against Jewellery Quarter Academy. We arrived at the NIA after limited training time but feeling excited and ready. The whistle blew for kick off and King Edward’s had the ball; we […]

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30 Oct 2017

The Next Generation Awards Toys for Tods

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The Next Generation Awards is a programme set up by the Birmingham Civic Society, with support from Newman University, The royal Bank of Scotland, Anthony Collins Solicitors and Professional Polishing Services Ltd. The focus of the programme has been developed to stimulate creativity, encourage enthusiasm for life, and teach pupils to be active, responsible citizens […]

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30 Oct 2017

Governors Charity Update October 2017

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At the end of the academic year we held what has now become the annual “Race for Life” event in aid of Cancer Research UK. All pupils and staff are asked to come dressed in as much pink as possible. We then all do the Handsworth mile. Pupils are sponsored by family and friends. It […]

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