New Screening Centre Opens in Memory of Former Pupil
Following two years of fund-raising activities, two hundred young adults, friends and family of the Reid family were tested last weekend at to diagnose cardiac abnormalities in the first ever CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young) screening in South Yorkshire.
Sheffield High and Birkdale Joint Orchestra Makes Beautiful Music Together!
Pupils and staff recently enjoyed a much-awaited first formal meeting of the newly-established joint Sheffield High and Birkdale School Orchestra. “With the two schools working together like this, it means that we can have the full complement of instruments to form a Symphony Orchestra”, said Sheffield High’s Music Co-ordinator, Clare Wallace.
Prize Giving at Sheffield High
Sheffield High School is holding its annual Prize Giving this Thursday at the Octagon Centre, Sheffield University. The guest speakers are sisters Clare and Rebecca Hopkins who are former pupils of Sheffield High School and finalists in the 2014 GDST Alumna of the Year competition. They are the founders of the multi-award winning ‘Balance Me’ beauty range. Other special guests include the school Chair of Governors Martin Greenshields and Mr...
Excellent GCSE Results
Once again the girls at Sheffield High School have achieved excellent GCSE results with almost a third of all entries graded A* and 85% of all entries graded A* to B. A very impressive 42 girls achieved a full set of A* and A grades each, with 20 of them achieving at least 8 A stars.
A-level Grades Up by 9% at Sheffield High
Sheffield High School is celebrating another superb set of A-level results with 80% grades A*-B and 62% of all subjects passed at A*/A which is a 9% rise on 2013, despite the proportion of top grades nationally being down for the third year in a row.
Amazing Clare Breaks School Exam Records!
Year 13 Sheffield High School student Clare Rees-Zimmerman has smashed school records by amassing a total of nine A-level passes plus one AS-level as well as an Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and an AQA Baccalaureate qualification, all adding up to a staggering 1300 UCAS points!
New Head Girl Team at Sheffield High
A new team of four head girls for the School has just been appointed for 2015. They have been through campaigns, votings and interviews and now are ambassadors for the school.
Junior Girls Teach MPs ICT Skills!
Three members of the Sheffield High Junior School’s Code Club travelled to Westminster recently to take part in Girls Get Coding, organised by the Parliamentary Group on ICT and E-skills UK.
Sheffield High School Golf Day Success
Eighteen teams and 72 players went head to head at the Sheffield High School Foundation Golf Day at the Hallamshire Golf Club recently. The competition, sponsored by Sytner Sheffield, Hamnett Wealth Management and CITY Taxis, played host to parents, former pupils and friends of the school and not only offered a day of great golf and good company, but also a healthy dose of competitive spirit.
Sheffield High Reaches Finals of New Education Awards
Sheffield High School recently reached the finals of the Randstad Education Awards with its exciting plans to create a new music technology suite to broaden engagement in studying music.