Year 11's Send Puppets to Gambian School
Earls Year 11 students have been working hard to hand make puppets, which will be sent to less fortunate children at a school in Gambia. The puppet project lead by Mrs Clifford and Mrs Narrowmore is part of a long standing support effort which Earls High students and Mrs Narrowmore have raised funds for over […]
Earls Students Give 5 Star Performance of Henry V
Towards the end of last term, a group of Earls' students had the fantastic opportunity to perform in Henry V at the Old Rep Theatre in Birmingham as part of the Shakespeare Schools Festival, following a gruelling schedule of rehearsals both in terms time and during school holidays. Their hard work was clearly not in vain […]
CBSO Concert for Year 7 Students
All 240 year 7 students attended a special schools concert given by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra at Symphony Hall yesterday. The programme included items by Vaughan Williams, Shostakovich, Wagner and Bernstein, all performed by one of the nations top orchestras in the splendour of one of it's finest concert halls. This is the […]
A Christmas Treat for Dancers at The Earls!
On Tuesday 8th December a range of students from years 7 – 10 went to see a performance of The Nutcracker by Birmingham Royal Ballet at the Hippodrome. The Nutcracker is one of the three most famous classical ballets in the world and this version, created by Sir Peter […]
Quiz kids have all the answers
Teams from Abbey, Cobham, Hingley and Shenstone houses battled it out in the inter house quiz this week, in order to see which team is the smartest. Brainteasers included questions on science, maths, general knowledge, music and history. This year's winning team was from Abbey, with Shenstone in second place followed by Cobham third and […]
Town Square Christmas Tree Presentation
Once again students from Earls led the annual Christmas Tree presentation to the people of Halesowen, by Sandvik UK. Singers and musicians from schools within the township gathered in Somers Square along with parents to perform Christmas Carols and listen to addresses by representatives of Dudley Borough and Sandvik UK.
Students celebrate National Poetry Day
Earls students celebrated National Poetry Day 2015, with a range of activities including readings, lessons dedicated to the penning of verse and the launch of a competition for which students will be composing their own Haiku poems. Examples of poems and videos of readings will be posted online shortly.
Help the History Department!
I am currently researching the students and teachers of The Earls High School (previously Halesowen Grammar School) who died in the First World War with the intention of producing a commemorative booklet for the 100th Anniversary of the start of the First World War. Whilst carrying out research I have noticed that many of the […]
- Forthcoming Drama Production: The Gate Escape
‘The Gate Escape’ tickets (Wed 10th Feb- 7pm) are now on sale from Mrs Wells in Resources.