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Asyia Iftikhar
15 May
2020

​OE and former student fundraiser Asyia features on Metro

​OE and former student fundraiser Asyia features on Metro: Asyia's article describes how she subverted cultural expectations by studying the Arts, and hopes others will do the same​.

Anne Percival
07 May
2020

Sadly Missed: Anne Percival

KEHS is mourning the passing of its former Deputy Head and Physics teacher, Anne Percival, who passed away on 6th June 2020.

Hannah Proops
16 Apr
2020

COVID-19: Could you help us with careers advice?

​Could you offer careers advice to someone in the Upper Sixth?

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21 Feb
2020

King Edward VI High School for Girls celebrates the 60th anniversary of the joint Symphony Orchestra

​King Edward’s School (KES) and King Edward VI High School for Girls (KEHS), Birmingham will celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of the joint Symphony Orchestra, with a sell-out concert at the Ruddock Performing Arts Centre on Monday, 9 March 2020.

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10 Jan
2020

130 Amazing Old Edwardians

New publication celebrates 130 Amazing OEs - nominated by our community as alumnae who had inspired their friends and colleagues. Read all about these incredible women online here.

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22 Aug
2019

Another Impressive Year for GCSE Results!

Students at KEHS are celebrating another impressive year at GCSE, with a stunning 59% of all the exams awarded the highest ranking Grade 9, a grade achieved only by the top scholars in the country.

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15 Aug
2019

​Outstanding A Level Results

Congratulations to all students and staff on a record set of A Level results with a remarkable 35% grades at A*, the highest percentage since the A* grade was introduced, 75% at A*/A and 96% grades at A*/B.

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01 Jul
2019

New Principal Announced

KEHS is pleased to announce its next Principal.

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20 May
2019

'Excellent' ISI Inspection

KEHS was awarded ‘Excellent’, the top grade, both for the achievement of the pupils and their personal development.

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10 Dec
2018

Lindsay Hong revisits KEHS

​We were delighted to welcome Lindsay Hong (OE 2002), the COO of Locaria, as our special guest speaker for this year's Speech Day. Lindsay described how her 'KingEdwardsiness' helped her to follow her passions and develop a fantastic career. ​

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11 Nov
2018

WW1 Centenary Mural Unveiled

On Friday 9th November, Old Edwardian and Chair of The KEHS Trust, Judy Dyke, unveiled the KEHS WW1 Centenary Mural.

16 Aug
2018

Outstanding A Level & GCSE Results!

​Students at King Edward VI High School for Girls, Edgbaston are celebrating another outstanding year of A Level results with 33% of grades at A* and 73% A*/A grades. Remarkably, 13 students out of a year group of 75 achieved 3 or more A*s, and 13 will now take up places at Oxford and Cambridge.

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16 May
2018

Lauren wins BBC Young Musician of the Year 2018!

Upper Fifth pupil Lauren has been named the 21st winner of the BBC Young Musician of the Year. After progressing through the Keyboard category on 4th May, and the semi-finals on the 11th, Lauren took to the stage to play her final piece: Prokofiev’s fiendish ‘Piano Concerto No 2’.

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13 Apr
2018

Michael Marsh Match - Challenge Complete!

​We are absolutely delighted to announce that the Michael Marsh Matched Funding Challenge has been completed!

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09 Feb
2018

KEHS delyveres the prestigious Fundraising Initiative of the Year Award!

Last night, King Edward VI High School for Girls was awarded the Fundraising Initiative of the Year award at the Tes Independent School Awards 2018. The award recognises the enthusiasm and dedication of the Sixth Form pupils in our Trust Club, embedding student engagement within our campaign for Assisted Places.

01 Dec
2017

Special Guest Speaker - Kate Goldman-Toomey

On Thursday 30th November, we welcomed parents, governors and VIPs to KEHS for Speech Day – a celebration of this year’s phenomenal GCSE results, and the hard work that made those results possible. Our special guest speaker was Kate Goldman-Toomey, Class of 1996 and Director of Partnerships & Philanthropy at UNICEF UK.

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13 Nov
2017

​KEHS Pupil Team Delyveres Success!

We are delighted to announce that The KEHS Trust Pupil Team has been shortlisted for a national prize! The Tes Independent School Fundraising Initiative of the Year Award recognises innovation and new ideas in fundraising.

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10 Nov
2017

Special Guest Speaker - Jess Butcher (Class of 1996)

Listen to the keynote speech from Old Edwardian and world-leading entrepreneur, Jess Butcher.

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03 Oct
2017

New Website Launches!

Welcome to the new and improved Old Edwardian Website! Click here to give us your feedback.

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14 Jul
2017

DofE: a message from Mrs Hosty

Get on with it…. (and make Mrs Hosty happy!) Are you still under 25? Have you got a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award that you didn’t ever complete? Then this is for you!

Join Our Team
04 Jul
2017

Join our team!

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