Combining academic excellence with strong pastoral support and a focus on moral development we inspire, challenge and support each individual girl.
The education of girls lies at the heart of our vision. Academic rigour and excellent exam preparation are a given - girls deserve the opportunity to grow as individuals, assume leadership roles, develop lasting friendships, take risks and excel in an environment that caters for their needs.
Great girls’ schools do not reinforce stereotypes - they give girls the confidence to challenge and subvert them.
Good schools help their pupils to achieve the best possible grades and win places at their chosen universities. Outstanding schools do much more than this – through deep learning, enrichment and extension programmes - they equip their students with the skills required to go on to achieve outstanding careers and rewarding lives.
On Friday 11th November, we were privileged to welcome Nick Hurd, our local MP, to Northwood College for Girls. He gave a fascinating talk to the sixth form as part of our Enrich and Extend programme. During this talk, he spoke of his passion for encouraging young people to use their vote, as well as explaining his role as an MP. Many of our girls were surprised to learn that a major part of the role of an MP is helping constituents with their problems, as well as representing the constituency as a whole.
After Nick’s talk, he very generously agreed to answer questions from the...
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Well done to all our girls who took part in the Borough Cross Country meet on Tuesday 2 December. Our Year 8 and 9 teams were particularly strong, with five girls finishing in the top 20 and Dominique Olaleye achieving 3rd position overall.
Three Year 11 girls competed, with Rachel Ayrtonachieving 2nd position and Lucy Thornton running anexceptional race to finish first!
Dominque, Rachel and Lucy should collect their medalsfrom the PE office.