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2018 - 2019

Girls on Track: Daring to be different

13 November 2018

Isabella Blackburn (Y11) spent half term taking part in a karting event at Silverstone. This wonderful and rare opportunity was great fun and very rewarding as Isabella writes…. Read more

A very 'nice' trip to Nice

13 November 2018

The week before half term a group of 21 year 10 students went on a new visit to Nice. We had a short flight before we descended on the beautiful coastline, we got our first glimpse of Nice. Read more

Alumnae Reunion

13 November 2018

Over half term, a group of students who left NGHS in 1983 returned, together with some former teachers to tour the school.   Miss Clarke was on hand to offer a guided tour of the buildings and answered questions about how the school has changed. Read more

Innovative Revision Evening

26 October 2018

Last Monday saw almost all Year 11s drag a parent along for a night of revision tips and tricks from guru Tim Milner.   Mr Scott, our Headteacher, had seen Tim in action in his previous girls’ schools and knew that his ideas and tips had been well received. Read more

Crazy Crafted Pumpkins

26 October 2018

Making waves at Jodrell Bank

26 October 2018

Last week, our year 13 physicists visited Jodrell Bank, the third largest moveable radio wave telescope in the world. A workshop on ‘how telescopes work’ taught us the reasons why radio waves are the only waves in the electromagnetic spectrum that can be located on earth. Read more

Netball Team Win TWSSA

26 October 2018

Our Year 11 Netball team have won the TWSSA Netball Tournament. Read more

Year 12 Liverpool Residential

11 October 2018

Our Year 12 students had a fabulous social weekend in Liverpool and it really helped our newer students and those who had spent five years at NGHS bond and make new friends. Read more

Beacon School Quality Mark

9 October 2018

We are thrilled to announce that we have been recognised as the UK’s tenth Quality Mark Beacon School by UCL’s Centre For Holocaust Education. Read more

UKYP Make Your Mark

9 October 2018

Recently we took part in the Make Your Mark Ballot. This is a ballot that is organised by members of the Youth Parliament who were wanting to find out the top 5 issues that young people are facing. Read more

£400 for Macmillan!

29 September 2018

Following the success of our first ever NGHS House Bake-Off competition, the school enjoyed its first ever full school Macmillan Coffee Morning. Read more

Gold Crest Awards

27 September 2018

NGHS congratulates our Year 13 Gold Crest students who presented the findings from the scientific studies at Harper Adams University last week. Mrs Dainty (Coordinator) and Mr Scott attended the presentations and were very impressed with the quality of research and the students’ presentation skills. Read more

Generous Laptop Donation

27 September 2018

NGHS is delighted to acknowledge the support of Telford based Capgemini, who have generously donated a number of laptops to the School. Read more

Clubs & Societies Fayre

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14 September 2018

This week saw our first Clubs and Societies Fayre in the Hall on Wednesday lunchtime. The participation of the younger years was astounding and it was amazing to see the array of opportunities we offer, displayed in one location. Read more

Sports Grant Winners

Keira Megan

14 September 2018

Massive congratulations to Keira and Megan (Year 10) who have been awarded a Telford & Wrekin Sports Grant after being nominated for excellence in sport by their coaches. Both girls will be using the money to help fund their training and competition entries. Read more

Magical Harry Potter experience

12 September 2018

One of our Year 10 students had a once-in-a-lifetime Harry Potter experience in the summer holiday. Read more