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Weekly Gazette

The SHSG Weekly Gazette is sent electronically each Friday to all parents of students at the school.  It contains news items, notices about competitions, revision sessions,  sports news and a Week at a Glance section with details of clubs and extra curricular activities.

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  • Monday 23rd April SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 20/04/18
    On a beautiful Thursday morning, Year 7 had a hard-hitting form time on e-safety. Two ex-police officers from the Southend Council Prevention Team delivered a highly informative and engaging session on how we all can ensure that we remain safe online
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  • Monday 16th April SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 29/03/18
    9F have been learning about ‘Challenges of Urbanisation’ this term. The class took part in a competition to build a model representing a land-use model named the Burgess Model.  For the full story on this competition and much mo
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  • Monday 26th March SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 23/03/18
    This much-loved 6ft 8in Model C Bechstein grand piano is for sale, owned by Southend High School for Girls since 1924. Dame Myra Hess gave a recital on this piano in 1924 after which she is known to have said she became ‘its Godmother’. F
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  • Monday 19th March SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 16/03/18
    Don't forget to buy your tickets for our forthcoming show 'Sister Act'.  Full details in the SHSG Weekly Gazette - please click here
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  • Monday 12th March SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 09/03/18
    Are you interested in training to become a secondary school teacher? Our school is part of a growing number of schools leading the way for more school-led teacher training. This is really important to us because it means we can choose the very bes
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  • Monday 5th March SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 01/03/18
    What a week!  Snow, sun, snow, sun…….We have a duty to keep the school open but also to ensure students and staff are safe.  Our site staff have been amazing and the 4 pallets of salt ordered a couple of weeks ago are now exha
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  • Monday 26th February SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 23/02/18
    An exciting new reading competition has just been launched. To take part you need to pick up a passport from the school library. All books read must be from the school library. To get a stamp on your passport you must return your book to the library
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  • Monday 19th February SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 09/02/18
    We have just launched our new Facebook & Twitter pages! You can now catch up with our latest school news and events, just follow us by searching for @OfficialSHSG.  Please click here for all the latest news and events in the SHSG Weekly Gaze
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  • Monday 5th February SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 02/02/18
    Year 9 musicians spent the day in London, visiting the houses of G F Handel and Jimi Hendrix who, though living two centuries apart, miraculously lived in next-door houses.  To read more on this trip and more please click here for the 
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  • Monday 29th January SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 26/01/18
    SHSG student Sila is one of Havering's bright young political hopefuls.  Sila wants to be an MYP and have the chance to represent the young people of Havering.  Education to employment is a big transition and Sila believes that eve
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  • Monday 22nd January SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 19/01/18
    On Wednesday 24th January, Mr Leslie Kleinman, a survivor from Auschwitz will be coming into SHSG to recount his experiences. He will be doing a follow up talk for those students (and staff!) not present during the Period 3 talk who wish to hear him
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  • Monday 15th January SHSG Weekly Gazette

    Published 12/01/18
    On Tuesday 9th January the under 13 football team travelled to Luton to represent Southend United in the EFL (English Football League) girls’ cup. This was the South East regional final where we competed against teams representing; Norwich FC,
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