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Girls encouraged to be fearless at North East conference aimed at our next generation of leaders.
Fri 13th September

Girls encouraged to be fearless at North East conference aimed at our next generation of leaders.

Hundreds of girls from across the region will be encouraged to ‘be fearless’ and take a leading role in whatever career they choose, at a special conference at Northumbria University, Newcastle. Organised by Newcastle High School for Girls (NHSG), the one-day biennial North East Women (NEW) Leaders Conference on Monday 16 September will bring together...

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An overwhelming outcome for Lily
Thu 22nd August

An overwhelming outcome for Lily

Nerves were replaced with joy for Lily Eckford as she collected a set of top grades at GCSE today. The Newcastle High pupil said she was ’feeling quite good and a little overwhelmed’ about the outcome. Lily said: ‘I haven’t really thought about results over the summer holidays, until today and I then got really...

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Lucy plans for career in Law
Thu 22nd August

Lucy plans for career in Law

Lucy’s excellent GCSE results have cemented her decision to pursue Law after she finishes her A levels in 2021. “I had originally wanted to become a vet but my GCSE years have taught me that I much prefer essay based subjects and languages rather than Science plus I have discovered that I am squeamish around...

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Eafa follows in her sister’s footsteps with top grades at GCSE
Thu 22nd August

Eafa follows in her sister’s footsteps with top grades at GCSE

Eafa Godson has achieved the highest possible grade in every one of her GCSE examinations (eight Grade 9s and two A*s) setting an excellent foundation for A Level studies at NHSG, and equalling her sister, Wulfrun’s, success at GCSE in 2017. Talking of her achievement, Eafa said: “I followed my sister’s example and did quite...

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Elation for Megan
Thu 22nd August

Elation for Megan

Megan Leung was elated today after collecting her GCSE results at Newcastle High. Her results include a stunning nine grade 9s, an A* and a grade 8. Talking of her achievement Megan said: “It is a real relief for the waiting to be over and I feel a sense of fulfilment. I’m just elated to...

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Daisy’s perfect shock
Thu 22nd August

Daisy’s perfect shock

With a string of top grades, Daisy Pass, was stunned by news of the grades she received for her GCSEs at Newcastle High School for Girls. Opening her results envelope this morning she discovered seven grade 9s, two grade 8s and an A*. “I am shocked and so happy,” said Daisy. “I was predicted to...

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One step closer to Medicine for Maria
Thu 22nd August

One step closer to Medicine for Maria

A nail biting wait for Maria is over as she learned of her outstanding GCSE results today at Newcastle High. Receiving news of eight grade 9s, one grade 8 and one grade A, Maria Zahid realised that she definitely had nothing to be worried about. She said: “I was hoping to have achieved all grade...

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Liv’s hard work pays off with top GCSE grades
Thu 22nd August

Liv’s hard work pays off with top GCSE grades

Liv Urwin’s nerves didn’t kick in until she woke up this morning to prepare to collect her GCSE results from Newcastle High. “I had put my exams behind me and so was just in the mode of thinking that they were over and I had done what I could,” explained Liv. “This morning however while...

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Improved results see more top grades at Newcastle High School for Girls
Thu 22nd August

Improved results see more top grades at Newcastle High School for Girls

Improved GCSE results have been reported today at Newcastle High School for Girls where an outstanding 134 grades have been awarded at the coveted top grade of 9, an increase of five percentage points compared to 2018. There have been improved results across all grades where an impressive 38% of grades at GCSE have been awarded...

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