New Head Girl Team Starts Work at Sheffield High School
Sheffield High School students Emily, Rachel, Hanisha and Sarah are celebrating as they start their term of office as the new head girl team. (From Left): Sarah McCloskey, Emily Wright, Rachel Hopkins and Hanisha Chadha look forward to their year as the new Head Girl Team at Sheffield High The girls have been selected to head up the Sixth Form Prefect Team following a combined vote by their peers and the teaching staff at the school and they started taking on the role as ambassadors for the school on their return from AS-level external examinations this term. Heading up th...
Nine Sheffield High sports teams reach national finals! (1)
Sheffield High School pupils have been represented by nine teams in six different sports in the National Schools Finals during the 2012-2013 academic year! The National Schools finalists qualified in Badminton, Equestrian, Gymnastics, Rounders, Tennis and Trampolining during the year with amazing results of top placings in the country - * The Under-16 Badminton team finished third in the country in the National Schools finals * The Sheffield High Equestrian team qualified for the National Finals in three disciplines * The Under-11 Gymnastics team were 6th and the Under-...
Sheffield High Athletics Teams Take 7 Trophies in 6 Days!
During the course of a single school week, Sheffield High School athletics teams have won seven major trophies as well as achieving many individual successes. The first came at Bath on the Monday, when the school took part in the Girls' Day School Trust (GDST) competition and emerged as overall GDST athletics champions! The girls participated in all four age group team competitions against 21 other GDST schools from around the country. The seniors were runners up, the Year 7s came third and the Year 8s fourth out of 21 each time, with the Year 9 team taking their ag...
Sheffield High's Former Pupils and Staff Enjoy Summer Reunion
Over 80 former SHS pupils and staff returned to school recently to catch up with friends and teachers. Many alumni were celebrating an anniversary since leaving the school and the classes of 1943, 1953, 1963, 1973, 1983, 1993 and 2003 were all represented. Guests had a chance to catch up with friends and our Year 8, Year 9 and Sixth Form School Ambassadors did a fantastic job of showing them around the school. The oldest visitors had left the school in 1942 and entertained the girls with stories of soldiers occupying parts of the school and the Senior School girls being...
Sheffield High Girls Get Those Top GCSE Grades!
Once again students at Sheffield High School are celebrating GCSE success. With an overall pass rate of 97% A*-C, 67% of grades awarded to girls were A*/A and over 38% of results were at A*. This compares with national figures where 68.1% of candidates achieved grades A* to C and 6.8% gained an A* pass with 21.3% of candidates achieving either A* or A grades.
Superb A-level Results Round Off an ‘Excellent’ Year
Sheffield High School is celebrating a stunning set of A-level results with over 50% of all subjects at A* and A grades. The national picture shows that only just over a quarter of exam entries – 26.3% – were given A* or A grades. These excellent results follow on from a whole school inspection recently in which the school was given ‘Excellent’ grades across the board.
Sheffield High stages memorial tribute to former pupil
To mark the first anniversary of the sad death of Year 11 pupil, Alex Reid, a special Memorial Assembly for the Senior School girls took place at the end of the summer term.
New Head Girl Team Starts Work at Sheffield High
Sheffield High School students Emily, Rachel, Hanisha and Sarah are celebrating as they start their term of office as the new head girl team.
Katie's for the High Jump!
Fourteen year old Katie Bower from Sheffield High School has qualified for the English Schools Athletics Championships this coming weekend. Will she follow in the footsteps of Sheffield’s own Jessica Ennis to win the Year 9 High Jump?
Sheffield High athletics teams take 7 trophies in 6 days
During the course of a single school week, Sheffield High School athletics teams have won seven major trophies as well as achieving many individual successes.