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2021 - 2022

New Reading Room

4 April 2022

No, not Reading, Writing & Arithmetic, but Reading, Research and Relaxation!

We have recently converted a larger classroom into our 3Rs Suite. Here students can come at breaktime and lunchtime to enjoy reading, to research a task or to chill out in the middle of a busy day. Read more

'Matilda' wows audiences

4 April 2022

Our school production of 'Matilda' was performed for three nights in March 2022. It was a fantastic production which brought the whole school community together. Directed by Mrs Saysell with Musical Direction by Mrs Chapman, over 40 students were involved on and backstage. Read more

Swimmers Win Telford Championships

31 March 2022

This week our Junior Swimming Team competed in the Telford Schools Championships. The girls all swam their strongest strokes in the individual races and came together for the 4x25 Freestyle and the 4x25 Medley relays. Read more

House Art & Photographic Competition

30 March 2022

Our House Art & Photographic competition is one of our annual highlights and this year's theme was 'inspirational women'. There were so many excellent entries and the judges had a hard time deciding. Congratulations to all our winners! Read more

2022 Oxbridge Success

29 January 2022

NGHS offers our warmest congratulations to FIVE of our Year 13 students who have secured Oxbridge offers this year. Read more

German Christmas Wishes Well Received!

17 January 2022

One of our Year 8 German classes has been delighted to hear that the Christmas cards they created and sent to a residential home in Germany have been well received. Frau Rosbach, teaches 8Seacole this year and her uncle is a resident in the home in Herten (northern Germany). Read more

Early Seasonal Shopping

8 December 2021

Over 60 Year 11-13 students recently enjoyed an evening shopping at Cheshire Oaks Outlet Village. With a rich mix of designer, high-street and boutique stores as well as a number of restaurant chains and entertainment venues, this social evening provided nice relief at the end of a busy term. Read more

Pumpkin Carving

9 November 2021

Our Year 7 and Year 8s enjoyed a recent 'Crafternoon' focused on Pumpkin Carving. Here are the results of their competition from our weekly newsletter. Read more

National Webinar Panelist

9 November 2021

Mr Scott has been asked to appear as a panelist in this national webinar on Wednesday 10 November 2021 at 4pm. Read more

Kindness Ambassador School

15 October 2021

NGHS is delighted to be one of only five UK schools who have Kindness Amabassador status. Mrs Seys, who leads this work for us, explains more: 

Kindness is a value that underpins much of the work that we do at Newport Girls’ High School. Read more

Headteacher Article Published

12 October 2021

Mr Scott, our Headteacher has recently had an article published in a national online blog concerning flexible working in schools. Newport Girls' High School is one of the country's eight Flexible Working Ambassador Schools and his article highlights some important considerations for other school leaders to take. Read more

KoolKid performs!

10 October 2021

On Wednesday, KoolKid (also known as Ryan Lawrie from the X factor) joined NGHS. Not only did he give an amazing live performance, but also talked about mental health, including topics such as anxiety, body image and the LGBTQIA+ community. Read more

U14 County Champions

10 October 2021

Huge congratulations to our U14 Netball Team who are the Shropshire champions. They now move to the West Midlands heats in January. Below is an account of their exciting win, written by the Team. Read more

Y11 Geographers Navigate London

10 October 2021

As part of the GCSE Geography coursework, our Year 11s enjoy a day in London at the former Olympic Village and Canary Wharf. Read more

Y12 Liverpool Visit

8 October 2021

Last weekend, Year 12 went on a school trip to Liverpool with the aim of integrating the sixth form students. Read more

Summer School Triumph!

10 September 2021

In August, we welcomed over 100 Year 6 (soon to be Year 7s) to NGHS. Read more