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18 Dec 2018

Supporting Parents

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Wednesday 6th February supporting your daughter to manage her stress and anxiety 5.00-6.00pm in the Centenary Room You will have read the latest headlines about young people: Nearly one in four young women has a mental illness, with emotional problems such as depression and anxiety the most common, figures for England show. About one in twelve […]

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18 Dec 2018

Senior Debating Society

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Whilst the pen may be mightier than the sword, the voice might be stronger than all of these… Senior Debating Society has returned to the extra-curricular programme this term, revitalised and ready to take on topics, both big and small. From experimenting on prisoners rather than animals to holding a second referendum on Brexit, debate […]

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18 Dec 2018

Safeguarding Update December 2018

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18 Dec 2018

Practice University Interviews

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Over the course of late November and early December, over 70 students from Year 13 have had the opportunity to practise for their upcoming university interviews. A panel of over thirty volunteers, mainly parents but also other friends of the school, has come into school to quiz the girls on their motivation for their chosen […]

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18 Dec 2018

Politics Democracy Forum

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On 23rd November the Year 12 and 13 Politics groups were given the opportunity to attend the 17th annual Democracy Forum. The event was hosted by the Birmingham Rotary Club at the City Council House where we were able to question politicians and debate topical issues. The panel consisted of Baroness Burt of Solihull, Liberal […]

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18 Dec 2018

PE Update December 2018

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Netball On the 8th of November a group of year 10’s went to St Paul’s in order to play a netball amount against the other students and with hopes to win. We played a full game consisting of 4 quarters and played with maximum effort hoping we could be beat the talented team before us. […]

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18 Dec 2018

Music Update December 2018

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The Autumn Term is always a very busy one for the music department with Speech Day, Y12 GCSE Awards Afternoon and the Christmas concert needing music.  There was a wide varietyof music performed at the Christmas Concert on Tuesday 11th December and the following school ensembles performed to their usual high standard. Dhol Ensemble Wednesday […]

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18 Dec 2018

Charity Update December 2018

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I am currently sitting in my office and all I can see are donations that have come in for our Homeless Care package appeal. Thank you to all the parents and students who have contributed something. Your donations along with some items we are purchasing with funds from the original award will help homeless people […]

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18 Dec 2018

Ceramic Club Remembrance Poppy Wreath

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Key Stage Three Ceramic Club: Remembrance Poppy Wreath Throughout several weeks, we have created a wreath of ceramic poppies within our ceramic club in the Art Department.   We got to inspired by Tom Piper and Paul Cummins (who have sculpted similar work at the Tower of London and Imperial War Museum) to make a ceramic poppy […]

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18 Dec 2018

BAR Mock Trial

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On Saturday 10th November, 16 girls from Sixth Form attended the Bar Mock Trial Competition at Stafford 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, with both a prosecution and defence team. The team was […]

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