News

Virtual Concerts
26 Jun
2020

More KEHS Musical Treats!

Sadly, the lockdown meant numerous KEHS classical music concerts and events had to be cancelled. However, nothing is impossible for the School's Music department and pupils who have worked incredibly hard these last few weeks and treated us to a fantastic virtual Lower School and Upper School Summer concert.

Sustainability
26 Jun
2020

KEHS Goes Green: Sustainability Society

​​This society run in conjunction with our neighbour school KES has been reflecting upon some of the most significant issues we face today.​ Food sustainability is one major issue that has been debated upon by the recently formed group and Meganne has written an insightful piece on this​.

Year 10
22 Jun
2020

Lower Fifth Are Back!

Our Lower Fifth girls are delighted to be back in school this week for some 'face to face support'. Along with taught lessons in English and Maths, they also participated in some physical activity which included rounders, led by the Sports Department.

Kehs Release
17 Jun
2020

Latest KEHS Release Edition focuses on the Black Lives Matter movement

Current Upper Fifth student Priya has been working hard editing the latest edition of KEHS Release, the student led digital newspaper.

Rgs
16 Jun
2020

Royal Geographical Society Excellence Awards

Two of our students Alice and Noemi have won one of the Royal Geographical Society Excellence Awards for the 2019 examinations for their marks in the Pearson International GCSE Geography exam.

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16 Jun
2020

Welcome Back Lower Sixth!

We are delighted to welcome back our Lower Sixth students this week. Safe distancing is being observed and lessons are in full swing; we even managed to get them outside for some Biology Practical work before the stormy weather hit us!

15 Jun
2020

KEHS Sikh Langar Assembly

This morning KEHS held an assembly on Sikh Langar. Langar is an important part of Sikh worship and is where there is a common kitchen that serves food to anyone from any background or faith.

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15 Jun
2020

Enterprise Club launches successfully on the same day as shops reopen in the UK

This club, aimed for Lower School had it's first meeting today. The pupils participated in Kahoot! quizzes on logos and famous entrepreneurs, as well as exploring what it takes to be an entrepreneur.

14 Jun
2020

Show us your renegade!

The Sports Department are really missing the girls, their humour and energy. The girls are also missing their PE teachers!

Lower School Med Soc
06 Jun
2020

MedSoc publishes its first newsletter

Lower School MedSoc run by Upper Fifth pupils publishes its ​first Summary and Reflection Booklet.

Young Enterprise
05 Jun
2020

KEHS Young Entrepreneurs Gain Business Award

​On 30th April, our Young Enterprise company, Verglace, entered the digital presentation round of the Young Enterprise Greater Birmingham finals to present an overview of their progress since starting up the company.

Cycling
05 Jun
2020

Cycling Around the World!

In line with the community spirit of both the KEHS and KES school's student body, Charlie, Ella and Hanna from Lower Sixth have been undertaking a cycling fundraising challenge to raise money for NHS charities.

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05 Jun
2020

Andy Street Talk

​With the monotony of daily lockdown routines, whereby every day feels the same, an online talk by Andy Street - the Mayor of West Midlands - was certainly the highlight of the week for the more than 80 pupils who attended from both KEHS and KES

Conservation Volunteer Work
02 May
2020

Social distancing is always advisable when scything!

We are very proud of Señora Atkins​ (Head of Spanish) who has been doing some conservation volunteer work this weekend

Sign Language
02 May
2020

Sixth Formers lead on remote clubs

British Sign Language Club and Crochet Club took place successfully at the end of the week.

Hearts
30 Apr
2020

KEHS sew and knit hearts for Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Covid-19 Ward has asked volunteers who can sew or knit, to create pairs of matching hearts.

Star Trail Photo
28 Apr
2020

Astronomical Challenge - Star Trail Photography

Dr Tedd has continued setting Astronomical Challenges during the Covid-19 school closure period.

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28 Apr
2020

Lockdown Postcards

Cheery postcards should now have arrived on everyone’s doorstep after Mrs Shore-Nye’s mammoth project to write to every girl in school came to completion!

28 Apr
2020

KEHS - Let's Get Active!

KEHS girls have been staying active throughout the lockdown period by participating in a variety of challenges set up by the Sports Department.

Ppe
27 Apr
2020

PPE Equipment

​Shortly after our school closed, one of our Old Edwardians, Vaishali Senthil, contacted Dr Simpson to see if there was any scope in making face shields for the NHS

27 Apr
2020

What’s your Wobble Room?

Miss Proops delivered an inspirational assembly to the whole school on 27th April about Captain Tom Moore and his incredibly successful fundraising initiative which, to date, has raised over £29 million

27 Apr
2020

Virtual Performance of Somewhere Over the Rainbow

It was wonderful to see so many girls from KEHS collaborating with KES students to perform this beautiful musical tribute of Somewhere Over the Rainbow to NHS workers

Drama Photo Jekyll
24 Apr
2020

Budding make-up artists show off their talent!

Drama students have been busy mastering their special effects make-up following some online tutorials.​

24 Apr
2020

Welcome to Virtual Schooling

We were pleased to welcome back all students and staff to our ’Virtual School’ on Monday 20 April; you can see the online assembly message from Mrs Clark