Newport Girls' High School

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2019 - 2020

NGHS continues to be OUTSTANDING!

4 November 2019

NGHS is delighted to announce that, following a Her Majesty's Inspectorate Section 8 Ofsted Visit in October 2019, the School continues to be recognised as an OUTSTANDING school. Please find below the report, along with some contextual information from Headteacher, Mr M J Scott. Read more

NGHS tops performance tables

22 October 2019

We are delighted that NGHS has secured the top position in both Telford & Wrekin and Shropshire for progress in the summer examination period 2019. The figures, released last Thursday show that, on average, NGHS students achieved three quarters of a grade (0. 74) more than the national expectation. Read more

Year 12s LOVE Liverpool!

4 October 2019

A key part of our transition programme from Year 11 to Year 12 is our weekend social residential to Liverpool. Read more

Supporting Local History


3 October 2019

During the summer, four Year 13s were given the rare opportunity to work with an archaeologist and the Newport History Society, investigating the location of medieval burgage plots on Newport High Street. Read more

Visiting Downing Street

3 October 2019

During the summer holiday, one of our Year 13 students enjoyed a unique opportunity to visit Downing Street as a Girl Guiding Advocate. Read more

Silver Swallow Named

3 October 2019

You may have read in the Shropshire Star that one of our Year 8 pupils, Charlotte, won a competition to name the new bridge in Telford. A Facebook poll rated her choice of name, Silver Swallow, very highly. Read more

Primary School Japanese Day


30 September 2019

As part of our series of 'Taste of High School' days to forge stronger links with our local primary schools, it was a pleasure to welcome Year 5 children from Newport Junior School to learn all about Japan and its culture. Read more

Whole School Photograph

9 September 2019

When students returned to school last week, they were presented with a badge commemorating the School's Centenary. On Friday we had a full Centenary Photograph to capture the faces of students and staff who are here at NGHS one hundred years after the school opened. Read more