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Learning Centre Career Visit

25th November 2021

There was a lot of interest in Dr Frank Eperjesi’s visit to the learning centre last week as he spoke with pupils about his interesting and varied career portfolio – including experience in healthcare, the construction business, oil exploration and academia. We are grateful to him for giving his time and wish him well in…

Highclare Prep Welcomes Patsy Into Their Classrooms

25th November 2021

At Highclare Prep, we are all so happy to meet our new school dog, Patsy. The students love her and Patsy has already been a great source of  support for some of our pupils.  Book club and Patsy strokes have been a Prep School highlight! Patsy is gradually being integrated into the school community. Other…

11+ External Assessment and Taster Day

25th November 2021

It was a pleasure to welcome almost 50 children from schools across Birmingham to Highclare Senior School during our 11+ assessment and scholarship taster day for external pupils.  Children sat our entrance exam, displayed their wonderful skills in sport, music and art as part of our scholarship auditions, enjoyed a delicious lunch in our refectory…

Prep School Carol Singing Dates

25th November 2021

Our @highclare_prep choir is busy rehearsing in anticipation of an abundance of carol singing in aid of our fantastic school charities! Please join us on these dates as we celebrate with our local community

Mrs Bennett’s Bulletin, Tuesday 23 November 2021

23rd November 2021

Good morning, Prep School family, I hope you are well and enjoying this week so far. Did you all have a lovely weekend? Mine was gone in a flash but it was good all the same! Can you believe that next weekend is the last one in November and then it will be December and…

U4 Careers Information Morning

18th November 2021

It was another busy morning last Tuesday for our annual careers event.  Outside speakers covered talks on what it is like to work in law, medicine, engineering, business  the Royal Navy, pupils also got involved in a careers activity. Thanks in particular to parent,  Mr Stuart Griffiths for supporting this event once more and to…

OHA Alumni – We would love to hear from you!

18th November 2021

We can’t wait to celebrate Highclare School founding Year and 90th anniversary!  We are so very proud to have a high number of past Highclare pupils now as parents and friends.  Please do share the below contact details in anticipation of our founding year celebrations. To register as an Old Highclarian, please send your contact…

Sixth Form Peer Mentoring Scheme

18th November 2021

Sixth form students introduced their Peer Mentoring scheme to senior school pupils. 🏫 We are so very proud of these pupils who, under the guidance of Mrs Sharman-Everton, will provide a positive and supportive system for younger pupils who might need help and a friendly ear.  

Senior School Prize Giving 2020/2021

18th November 2021

Last Friday, Highclare Senior School held its annual Prize Giving Ceremony. In the presence of invited guests, the school celebrated the achievements of pupils in U3 to U6 during the 2020/2021 academic year. Prizes for Outstanding Academic Achievement  in a number of subjects were awarded to pupils who had performed particularly well in their GCSE…

Mrs Bennett’s Bulletin, Tuesday 16 November 2021

16th November 2021

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope you are all ok and having a good week so far. Did you all have a fun weekend? I apologise in advance, it’s a very short Bulletin from me this week but I wanted to share with you the top reasons I have loved Autumn. Autumn sometimes…