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2020 - 2021

White Blood Cells vs Pathogens - explained!

10 December 2020

One of our Year 7 students, Calen, has produced an amazing animation video using an individual whiteboard to explain the role of white blood cells in fighting pathogens. Read more

Twelve Tunes of Christmas

1 December 2020

Each school day in December will feature a performance for the 'Twelve Tunes of Christmas'. This is an opportunity for students to showcase their musical talents. Please enjoy listening!

Click on the baubles to listen to the pieces.  

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NGHS ranked 70th in the UK

30 November 2020

Newport Girls' High School has been ranked 70th in the country by The Sunday Times and is the highest performing school in Telford & Wrekin and Shropshire. The ranking relates to the 2019 results at A-level and GCSE. Read more

Diwali celebrations

20 November 2020

A large number of NGHS families celebrated Diwali last weekend and we asked students to tell us more about the meaning of Diwali and their family’s celebrations this year. Please enjoy reading more from Sanisa, Anuva and Swara below. Read more

Pumpkin Carving Afternoon

8 November 2020

On the Friday before half term, a small group of Year 7 students took part in our first crafternoon of the year. Read more

Donation to Newport Foodbank

8 November 2020

Following our non-uniform day before half term, we are delighted to be able to present a cheque for £715 to our local Newport food bank. Read more

Black History Month Workshop

8 November 2020

Tuesday’s Black History Month workshops, run by representatives of Telford and Wrekin’s community cohesion team and TAARC, gave all year 7s and 8s an opportunity to learn more about a range of lesser known individuals, places and events in the extremely long and rich history of the continent of Africa. Read more

LS Head Girl Team

2 November 2020

We are delighted to congratulate four Year 10 students who have been appointed our Lower School Head Girl Team. Read more

Cambridge Scholarship

16 October 2020

One of our Year 12 students, Ellie (pictured) has been successful in gaining a prestigious scholarship to a Cambridge University Summer School.  

This is a fantastic achievement and we congratulate her warmly on this success. Read more


12 October 2020

NGHS was delighted to support Young Minds on Friday for World Mental Health Awareness Day. The school was transformed into a sea of yellow with balloons, bunting and displays. Read more

Arkwright Scholarship

9 October 2020

NGHS is delighted to congratulate one of our fabulous Year 12s, Gabrielle, pictured, who has been awarded a prestigious Arkwright Engineering Scholarship. Read more

Edgmond Hall Teambuilding

9 October 2020

Year 7s enjoy Teambuilding DayOne of our Year 7’s annual highlights is the Teambuilding day at Edgmond Hall. Once again, the Edgmond Hall team looked after the girls well and ensured that fun was had by all in the great outdoors. Read more

NGHS 'Bounces Back'

20 September 2020

Our bespoke 'Bounce Back' response to life after the Covid19 lockdown has drawn attention from the SSAT (Schools, Students and Teachers Network), of which NGHS is a member and our Headteacher, Mr Scott, was delighted to be asked to write an article for their weekly blog about our work. Read more

Cultural Capital Challenge

18 September 2020


Over the summer students were set both a ‘Cultural Capital Challenge’ and a wider reading challenge and Mr Postle emailed out the annual summer reading list, which included an eclectic mix of fiction and non-fiction. Read more

First Newsletter of 2020-21

11 September 2020

The Headteacher's weekly newsletter, Newport News, returns this week after a period of absence owing to the Covid19 lockdown. It is lovely to share news from the school now that we have reopened for all year groups. Read more