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Many girls’ schools would wilt under the news that the long established and renowned boys’ school just along the street was starting to take girls into all year groups. But the Girls’ High seems to relish the challenge. It has allowed them to celebrate their expertise in girls’ education and there is no doubt everyone in the school sees their school as the one that is forward-thinking, energetic and innovative.

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Entrance examinations consist of: 7 & 11: Written test (involving numerical skills & reasoning) & interview. 16: 8 GCSEs at an average of grade B (including A/B grades in subjects to be pursued).

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Since April 2016, Julie Keller (30s). Heads of single sex schools seem to fall into two categories – those who stress their school’s excellence with the single sex nature just being one of its characteristics and those who stress the excellence of the focused nature of the single sex education offer. Julie Keller is firmly in the latter camp. Not only is she passionate about single sex education but she has everyone in the school behind her vision. For Julie, only girls’ schools have the expertise to ensure the best education for the next generation of female leaders. And with her as a role model, Nottingham Girls’ High students should break every glass ceiling going.

Julie is a dynamo - fast talking, confident, absolutely on top of her game; she...

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