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18 Sep 2018

Wednesday Afternoon for students

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Dear parents Thank you for your cooperation and patience during the planning of alternate Wednesdays for students.  We kindly ask that you do not contact the school this evening or tomorrow (Wednesday 19th September) regarding enquiries about alternate Wednesdays.  The courses that your daughter has received or the decision you have made about where she […]

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23 Jul 2018

Summer Term II Newsletter 2018

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Charity Update July 2018 At the end of the first spring half term we had a non-uniform day for “Cure Leukaemia” a charity founded by Prof C Craddock the parent of one of our pupils. Click Here to read more Dan Huges A guide for raising your troubled or sensitive child Click Here to read […]

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23 Jul 2018

Year 10 STEM Discovery Day UoB

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On 20th June, nine students from year ten went to visit the University Of Birmingham STEM facilities. The day started off with a talk from a university professor who explained to us how he became interested in the field. Many of us were surprised to see how drastically his interests and fields of work changed […]

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23 Jul 2018

Year 10 Insight Into Industry Day RAF Brize Norton

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It was a great opportunity for all of us who went to this trip as we got a deeper insight into what happens in the RAF every day. We had the a chance to meet some of the RAF personnel including the pilot of the C-17 Globemaster, we even got an opportunity to experience how […]

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23 Jul 2018

Year 10 Insight to Industry Day

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We arrived at Birmingham City Council and took over our own conference room for the day and gained an insight into the hustle and bustle of a day in the life of a busy council worker. After an introductory talk we carried out an activity alongside the Head of Commercialism and considered a fictional scenario; […]

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23 Jul 2018

Year 10 Insight into Careers Activity Day visit to Jaguar Land Rover

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Year 10 Insight into Careers Activity Day visit to Jaguar Land Rover On Friday 6th July, 40 girls went to Jaguar Land Rover to understand how the manufacturing process worked and to get an insight to what working there would be like. Once we arrived to the JLR factory we were taken into a meeting […]

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23 Jul 2018

Year 10 Insight into Careers Activity Day trip to RAF Brize Norton

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On Friday 6th June as part of the Insight into Careers activity day 40 Year 10 students went to the RAF base in Brize Norton. When we arrived, we were greeted by some female RAF personnel and were briefed about the day. We were then taken to look at an aircraft. We saw the inside […]

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23 Jul 2018

Year 9 Space and Language Challenge Day at RAF Cosford

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On Thursday 28th June, Georgia, Zarin, Christina, Chenyao, Savina and Safaa T (all from Year 9) went with Miss Campbell to the RAF Cosford museum. We had to be at school for 7:15, because we were going to set off by taxi to Birmingham New Street station at 7:30. At around 7:50 we arrived at […]

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23 Jul 2018

Year 9 First World War Battlefields

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This year the History department decided to run the Y9 battlefields trip as a residential option. Forty-two girls opted to go to Belgium/Northern France, the rest of the year group were based at activity centres in the UK. Day 1: The first day was mostly taken up with travelling, collecting our guides along the way. […]

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23 Jul 2018

The Handsworth Science Lab Day Primary Outreach

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The Handsworth Science Lab Day – Primary outreach work On Friday the 29th of June, several Sixth Formers spent a day training Year 7s showing us experiments, explaining the science behind the experiments and teaching us how to explain all of them thoroughly to the year 5s. This was for the 12th July, the day […]

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