News

Outreach Film
13 Mar
2017

Outreach News

​On Tuesday we welcomed six primary schools to take part in the second round of Film Technology workshops as part of our Primary Outreach programme this year.

Lunch And Learn
13 Feb
2017

Sixth Form Seminar Lunch

​On Monday 6th February, Calypso and Anam presented their findings at a Sixth Form Seminar lunch in front of parents, guests, staff and their close friends.

School Games
13 Feb
2017

Birmingham School Games

We had huge success at the Birmingham School Games yesterday, with girls competing in rowing and badminton.

Outreach News
06 Feb
2017

Outreach News

​In addition to our usual Friday afternoon outreach classes, today we welcomed pupils from Mayfield Prep school for an Enrichment day which was jointly hosted with KES.

Picture 062
17 Jan
2017

New Development Plan

Review of The Strategic Intent 2011-16 & School Development Plan (2016-19)

Susie Rodgers
17 Jan
2017

Old Edwardian Awarded MBE

​Old Ed and Paralympic swimmer Susie Rodgers (Class of 2001) has been awarded an MBE for services to sport in the New Year’s Honours list.

Frisbee
17 Jan
2017

Ultimate Frisbee Tournament

The school’s Ultimate Frisbee team, the Ninja Frispeas, are a recent addition to the sporting traditions of the school and have just played two tournaments at U20 and U14 level.

21 Nov
2016

A Level Physics Live Conference

​On Friday 11th November, around 30 Lower Sixth Physicists, accompanied by Dr Tedd and Dr Hayton, attended the A Level Physics live event at The Rep, Birmingham.

21 Nov
2016

Sixth Form Seminar Lunch

On Monday 14th November, three of our Upper 6th girls gave presentations to an audience of parents, governors, staff and their peers in the first of our 2016-17 Seminar Lunches.

21 Nov
2016

Historical Association Great Debate

Congratulations to Roni of U5H who represented KEHS at the Birmingham heat of the Historical Association competition. She delivered a 5 minute speech in response to the question 'How did the First World War affect me and my community?" and was commended by the judges for her impressive public speaking ability

21 Nov
2016

Trip to the British Museum

On Monday 14th November the U6 Classical Civilisation group, accompanied by Dr Gruzelier and Dr Voigt, took part in a study day at the British Museum in London. Designed to complement our A2 course, it involved a series of lectures and interactive handling sessions, during which we learnt more about some of the vases

21 Nov
2016

Children in Need

​Following all the coverage in the media and our own assembly last week, the school has responded well in supporting this charity, whose work transforms so many lives across the U.K. Today, we have seen an array of spotty hairbands, scarves, tights, socks and other accessories.

21 Nov
2016

A Christmas Carol

​Thursday and Friday evening saw the culmination of many months of hard work. This year's Junior Production of 'A Christmas Carol' saw over 80 students from KEHS & KES take to the Ruddock Stage for Dicken's classic ghost story.

21 Nov
2016

Autumn Challenge Workshop

On Tuesday we welcomed almost 100 children from a number of primary schools across Birmingham to our Autumn Challenge Workshop. Talented children from Years 5 and 6 came to the school to follow Maths, English and Science classes with some of our teachers.

21 Nov
2016

Astronomy News

As you may or may not already know, on Monday 14th November a supermoon occurred. This meant that the Moon appeared up to 14% bigger and 30 % brighter than usual. A supermoon occurs when there is a full Moon when the Moon is at its closest point to Earth.

21 Nov
2016

Lunchtime Recital at the Barber Institute

On Friday 11th November Isla Atay and Lauren Zhang featured in our annual lunchtime recital at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts. Isla began with an expressive performance of the first movement of Bach’s Sonata No. 5 for flute and continuo, followed by McGuire’s impressively difficult Prelude No. 3.

Shoeboxes
14 Nov
2016

Christmas Shoebox Appeal

​We have collected a record 159 shoeboxes filled with lovely presents! A big thank you to all the generous girls, parents and staff who filled and wrapped all these wonderful boxes.

Pugsley
14 Nov
2016

Assemblies

​This week we have had a number of interesting assemblies.

Dofe
14 Nov
2016

Duke of Edinburgh Success!

Congratulations to the following girls who recently completed their Duke of Edinburgh awards...

Mental Health
14 Nov
2016

Pastoral Evening for Parents

​On the evening of Wednesday 2nd November, the KEHS pastoral team presented to approximately one hundred parents on the theme of 'Nurturing your Teenager's Emotional and Mental Wellbeing'.

14 Nov
2016

Thirds Study Skills Seminar

​Continuing with the school’s focus on study skills, on Thursday the Thirds attended an afternoon seminar with a recent graduate from the University of Birmingham and representative of the company Elevate. Tyler gave the girls some first hand experiences of revision and preparation for examinations and assessments

14 Nov
2016

Geography News

On Monday, Lower 5th geographers took part in fieldwork activities in and around Birmingham, taking advantage of the opportunities presented by our ever changing home city.

14 Nov
2016

Psychology Conference

On Wednesday, A Level Psychology students attended the Science and Pseudoscience conference in Nottingham. The event both educated and entertained students, whilst facilitating their understanding of Science and how this is used in Psychology.

14 Nov
2016

Thirds Foundation Service

On Wednesday the Thirds attended the annual King Edward VI Foundation Service which took place at St Martin’s Church in the Bull Ring. Three services were held throughout the day to accommodate the Year 7s of all the schools who form part of the King Edward Foundation.