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You can find out about some of the exciting events that have happened at Southend High School for Girls in recent weeks below.  If the event is older then you may be able to find it by selecting the archive button below. 

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  • Borough Cross Country Champions!

    Published 15/11/19
    Well done to the 47 girls who represented SHSG in the Borough Cross Country Championships! 
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  • Sixth Form Admissions 2020

    Published 13/11/19
    We are now accepting applications to our Sixth Form for admission into Year 12 in September 2020.  More information on the application process, entry criteria and our A level courses for 2020, can be found here.  The deadline for applicatio
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  • Football Success

    Published 22/10/19
    In September, both Lucy O (Year 9) and Darcy D (Year 8) trialled to represent the u14 Essex County Schools’ Team. This prestigious team was successful last year in winning the County Schools’ National Trophy which is one of the stepping s
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  • Fun and Healthy Chinese Cuisine Review

    Published 22/10/19
    The 2-hour workshop started with a short but informative presentation about food provenance and the variety of food in China. It was then followed by an interactive demonstration of how to cook the black bean chicken dish that we would later attempt
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  • Christmas Puddings

    Published 11/10/19
    The Parents' Association will be selling Christmas puddings again this year and order forms will be sent home shortly. We will again be able to offer payment via ParentPay and of course always happy to accept cheques and cash.  We will
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  • Former Student and her Media Career

    Published 04/10/19
    The A level media students had an interesting visit from ex student Emily Moreton this week. Emily studied A level Media Studies at SHSG and left 12 years ago. Since then she has travelled the world from Vietnam to the Galapagos Islands, raising
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  • Photography Workshop

    Published 17/09/19
    Sixth form and Year 11 media students took part in a photography workshop on Friday 13th September. They had carefully planned images to take and invited other students in to model for them. We were assisted by one of our ex students Anna C who is
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  • Southend SCITT

    Published 11/09/19
    Our school is part of a growing number of schools leading the way for more school-led teacher training. This is extremely important to us because it means we can choose the very best talent and develop them into becoming outstanding teachers. Being a
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  • UKMT Mathematics Summer School

    Published 10/09/19
    This summer I was given the opportunity to attend the 52nd UKMT mathematics summer school, run every year by UKMT, at Woodhouse Grove in Leeds. Every year a few students are given the chance to learn more about maths and meet other mathematicians fro
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  • SHSG Uniform Information 2019-20

    Published 04/09/19
    Fosters Schoolwear will sell uniform on the following dates in the foyer at lunchtime: Tuesday 10th December 2019 Tuesday 4th February 2020 Tuesday 31st March 2020 Tuesday 12th May 2020 Tuesday 21st July 2020 They will also be in s
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  • Enterprise Challenge Final at Wembley

    Published 19/07/19
    Following a curriculum day of working on pitches for ways to get more women into the football industry, five year 9s were chosen to attend the National Enterprise Challenge grand final, myself included. We worked for weeks, developing the winning pit
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  • Success at the National Schools' Track and Field Cup Final

    Published 12/07/19
    The junior and intermediate athletics teams competed in the National Schools’ track and field cup final. After the seven regional finals that took place across the country the junior girls scored the highest number of points and the intermediat
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