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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. 

October 2015

  • School Birthday

    Published 23/10/15

    Tradition mixed with modernity was very much the theme of the Southend High School for Girls 102nd birthday celebration, on Friday 23rd October 2015.

    The traditional full school service and celebration, attended by esteemed guests, lived up to its quality pedigree with readings, hymns and live classical music that paid tribute to the thousands of students who have shared this rare and wonderful birthday celebration. The ‘modern’ this year is that the birthday celebration not only gives thanks for this wonderful school but also directly helps those in need in the local community.


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  • One to Watch

    Published 19/10/15

    Many congratulations to Yasmeen Bey, Year 10. Last September Yasmeen entered the "European Digital Girl" of the year competition which was organised by the European Union in recognition for "Excellence in Computer Science". She had to write a long essay and put together a video as part of the competition. 35,000 other girls entered and Yasmeen came first.


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  • Visit by Author Andy Mulligan​​​​​​​

    Published 12/10/15

    Southend High School for Girls was lucky enough to be visited by the world famous writer and author of books for young people, Andy Mulligan. Andy is probably best known for having written the book ‘Trash’, now made into a Hollywood Film and directed by the world renowned Stephen Daldry.

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