Newport Girls' High School

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There are many reasons why NGHS could well be the best choice for your daughter. We are proud of all of our achievements. Here are some of those from 2019 and 2020:

  1. Outstanding Ofsted inspection (October 2019)
  2. West Midlands Secondary School of the Year (The Sunday Times Parent Power)
  3. Winner of The AcSEED Award for emotional and mental health support
  4. Recognised examination result awards from the SSAT for Progress & Attainment in 2017, 2018 and 2019
  5. Recognition as UCL Beacon School for Holocaust Education
  6. Gold School Games Award
  7. Bronze Eco Award
  8. £2.3m expansion bid from central government won in 2019 to further expand and develop the school
  9. Invitation to meet Rt Hon Boris Johnson at 10 Downing Street for International Women's Day Reception
  10. Winner of Shropshire STEM Award and Young Enterprise Awards


Our last Parent Survey highlighted a number of reasons why parents choose to send their daughters to NGHS. This is what they told us:

  1. Excellent Academic Results
  2. Helpful transition from primary school
  3. High standards of Pastoral Care
  4. Opportunities to travel in the UK and abroad
  5. Good facilities in school
  6. Single Sex education
  7. Range of extra-curricular activities
  8. Strong staff/student relationships
  9. UCAS advice and support
  10. New Sixth Form building

Please also learn more about our Head Girl Team who represent our student body.