Newsletter
11 Feb 2020

PE Update

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Handball In January a group of year 9s and 10’s played in the Aston schools handball tournament hosted by us with the hopes to get through to the Birmingham school games. We played 2 other teams hoping we could beat the talented team before us. Thanks to all the hard work of our team we […]

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11 Feb 2020

Online Safety Tips for Parents of Teenagers

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Click Here to view the Online Safety Tips for Parents of Teenagers

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11 Feb 2020

Music Department Update

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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 variety of music performed at the Christmas Concert on Tuesday 11th December and the following school ensembles performed to their usual high standard. Dhol Ensemble […]

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11 Feb 2020

Macbeth Theatre Trip

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On Thursday 6th February, a group of year 10 and 11 girls went on a trip to The Old Rep Theatre to see a performance of our English Literature GCSE Shakespearean text – ‘Macbeth’. After watching many different film adaptations of the play and studying it both as a text and a piece of drama, […]

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Newsletter
11 Feb 2020

Internet Safety Week

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Following Internet Safety Week assemblies, I thought it important to share with you some useful resources to enable you to support us with our key messages to the young people in our school. DOING IT TOGETHER #DITTO is a free online safety (e-safety) magazine in PDF format for schools, organizations and parents to keep you up to date with […]

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11 Feb 2020

Engineering Education Scheme Update

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From the 16-17th December, we went to the University of Birmingham to use the facilities to make a prototype for the Engineering Education Scheme. Using drills, hammers and a bit of superglue, Team Flow worked together to create components for a valve, the purpose of which is to control the flow of water. Team GDU […]

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Events
10 Jan 2020

Careers and Higher Education Fair 2020

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On Thursday 9th January we held our annual Careers and Higher Education Fair for students in Years 9, 11 and 12, all year groups that we consider to be in transition to the next stage of their educational journey. We were delighted to welcome employers from a range of sectors and higher education providers from […]

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Newsletter
17 Dec 2019

Autumn Term II Newsletter 2019

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Art in Action Conference As an A-level Art group we attended a conference at Warwick university titled: Art In Action. Click Here to read more Charity update December 2019 The highlight of this half term has been Children In Need week and the Miss KE event. Click Here to read more Miss KE Reflections and […]

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Newsletter
17 Dec 2019

Year 9 Black Country Museum

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On Thursday 14th November the History and Computing departments arranged for all of Year 9 to visit the Black Country Museum in Dudley. Unfortunately, it was a very wet day but girls were exceptionally well behaved, given the conditions! They were treated to a tour of the underground coal mine, a lesson in the Victorian […]

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Newsletter
17 Dec 2019

UK Youth Parliament

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My name is Mahfuza Khandokar and I’m a student in Year 12 here at King Edward VI Handsworth School and have been studying here since I started Year 7, in September 2014. One of the many opportunities I was lucky to have been exposed to during my time at this school was the UK Youth […]

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