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Learning Without Limits
Tue 11th January

Learning Without Limits

Firmly established as the leadings girls’ school in the North East, Newcastle High School for Girls fuses the traditional with the contemporary to create a learning experience that meets the needs of a 21st century. NHSG is uniquely placed in its innovative approach, not least because it is the only North East school that benefits...

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Welcome back Dr Brash!
Fri 26th November

Welcome back Dr Brash!

On Monday 15th November, we were delighted to welcome Dr Claire Brash, Central High Class of 2011, back to Newcastle High School for Girls to speak to aspiring Medics in Years 12 and 13 about how to navigate the application and interview process for Medicine. During the lunchtime MedSoc session, Claire’s insightful talk was centred...

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GCSE Results Day 2021: It’s written in the stars for Phoebe
Thu 12th August

GCSE Results Day 2021: It’s written in the stars for Phoebe

A 12 mile walk yesterday as part of her National Citizenship Scheme programme proved to be just the ticket to keep Phoebe Black’s mind off her GCSE results. This morning however she walked in to school to discover that she had gained a superb set of GCSE results which included nine grade 9s and a...

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GCSE Results Day 2021: A jubilant day for Ishika Jha
Thu 12th August

GCSE Results Day 2021: A jubilant day for Ishika Jha

Ishika Jha has only put one step wrong with regards to her GCSEs and that was in predicting her own grades ahead of results day! “I made the mistake of creating an Excel spreadsheet in order to attempt to work out what grades I would be awarded at GCSE,” explained Ishika “I was somewhat pessimistic...

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GDST Results Day 2021: Cool, calm Katie collects impeccable grades
Thu 12th August

GDST Results Day 2021: Cool, calm Katie collects impeccable grades

Katie Haskin achieved a phenomenal five 9s, four 8s and one 7 in her GCSEs today. “I was so surprised, in a good way, to see I achieved more 9s than 8s. I thought it would be the other way around! I think those type of nerves always creep in and you start to think...

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GCSE Results 2021: Maia makes her mark with top grades
Thu 12th August

GCSE Results 2021: Maia makes her mark with top grades

Sweeping the board with all Grade 9s at GCSE, Maia Broughton was ‘absolutely thrilled’ to learn of her success when opening her results envelope at NHSG this morning. Speaking about her outstanding achievement, Maia said: “I felt a great sense of relief. I am so glad that everything I had worked for has paid off.”...

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GCSE Results 2021: Liyanah’s results well worth the wait!
Thu 12th August

GCSE Results 2021: Liyanah’s results well worth the wait!

It took Liyanah Riyaz, understandably, a few moments to compose herself on discovering she had achieved the highest possible grade in every one of her GCSE examinations, setting a sterling foundation for A Level studies. Speaking about how she felt on the morning of results day, she said: “So excited! I couldn’t wait to get...

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GCSE Results Day 2021: Elated Eleanor scoops superb results
Thu 12th August

GCSE Results Day 2021: Elated Eleanor scoops superb results

Eleanor Francis was absolutely thrilled to find she had achieved eight grade 9s, one grade 8 and one grade 7 when she opened her GCSE results surrounded by family today. “I just feel so happy! I have struggled to get to sleep over the holidays – I think it’s taken me an extra half an...

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Relief all round on GCSE Results Day
Thu 12th August

Relief all round on GCSE Results Day

It has been an absolute pleasure to welcome Year 11 and their parents into school today, on GCSE Results Day, and to celebrate their achievements at this key point in their education. There was much excitement as the girls opened their results and I extend huge congratulations to all of the girls for their hard-won...

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