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  • Wolverhampton Girls' High School
    Tettenhall Road
    Wolverhampton
    West Midlands
    WV6 0BY
  • Head: Mrs Trudi Young
  • T 01902 551515
  • F 01902 328770
  • E enquiries@wghs.org.uk
  • W www.wghs.org.uk
  • A mainstream state school for girls aged from 11 to 18
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Wolverhampton
  • Pupils: 839
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Open days: 18th, 19th and 20th April 2016 for 2017 Year 7 Entry
  • Review: View the Good Schools Guide Review
  • Current Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 3rd September 2009
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 28th February 2006
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What says..

This is the school where the Right Honourable Baroness Heyhoe Flint, the greatest woman cricketer of all time, learned to play the game. She was also, incidentally, an international hockey player. Teachers were in full flight – none more so...

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Entrance examination age 11 consists of 3 tests: maths, Verbal and Non-verbal reasoning.
Entry at 16: Dependent on achieving certain grades at GCSE.

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This is the school where the Right Honourable Baroness Heyhoe Flint, the greatest woman cricketer of all time, learned to play the game. She was also, incidentally, an international hockey player. Teachers were in full flight – none more so than a language teacher who seemed to be speaking simultaneously in three languages - and there was a real buzz about the place.

Headteacher

Since 2012, Mrs Trudi Young (30s). Not quite so young looking as her photograph would suggest. Nevertheless, the word ‘eponymous’ effortlessly springs to mind. Once engaged in conversation, she reveals considerably more than youthful wisdom and experience. She has plenty of those qualities as well as determination and courage. Twenty years ago she was a pupil at the school and now, slightly surprised and totally delighted, she is head. In the intervening years

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