Sixth Form Enrolment
Thursday 20th August

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Year 7 Virtual Transition Event Monday 6 July 2020

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Spring Edition 2020

Information & Updates for Parents/Carers regarding COVID-19

Further information

Autumn Term 2020

Term Starts

03.09: 7,12 | 04.09: 8,9,10,11,13

Half Term

26.10.20 - 30.10.20

Term Ends

18.12.20

Rethinking education,
helping tomorrow’s citizens flourish.

Drawing upon our partnership with the University of Birmingham and their world-leading research and best-practice resources, focusing on learning without limits, and combining our own diverse experience in education, we’re setting an example of what’s truly possible for secondary school education – one that gives character development as much attention as academic success.

By continually innovating, welcoming challenges, and staying infinitely curious, we’ll see our school and our region recognised around the world for creating better schools, better citizens, and better communities.

Together, we’ll flourish.

Our Sixth Form

As students progress into the Sixth Form at the University of Birmingham School, we want to inspire and guide you in the development of your character.

Exploring the specific issues that confront everyone making the transition from late childhood to young adulthood, we provide opportunities to take greater personal responsibility and to continue to grow into authentic freedom.

Explore our Sixth Form

A School For Everyone

We’re proud to be a truly diverse and inclusive comprehensive school and sixth form. Our students are welcomed from all corners of Birmingham, which makes our student community truly reflective of our city.

By bringing students from different backgrounds together, we give our students the opportunity to learn earlier in life that the world is full of different people, cultures and attitudes, which helps to build great character and more rounded citizens.

I feel grateful to be here in such a wonderful school. I have good teachers that support me, and I’ve made a whole bunch of amazing friends.

Pupil at UoBS

Welcome from our Principal,
Colin Townsend.

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Our core purpose is to develop the character of our children – their personal qualities, or virtues – so they can go on and become happy, engaged, fulfilled citizens.

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What's On
Year 7 Parents Evening – POSTPONED
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Year 7 Parents Evening – POSTPONED

19/03/2020

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Year 11 Parents Evening – POSTPONED
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Year 11 Parents Evening – POSTPONED

31/03/2020

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Year 13 Revision Evening – POSTPONED
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Year 13 Revision Evening – POSTPONED

01/04/2020

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Spring Concert – POSTPONED
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Spring Concert – POSTPONED

01/04/2020

17:30 - 19:30

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News
Prime Minister to address school leavers
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Prime Minister to address school leavers

09/07/2020

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson will be addressing all school leavers on Friday 10 July at 10:00. This will broadcast on Facebook and YouTube. A recording of the address will be available to view on both platforms.

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Speakers for Schools – Virtual Talks
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Speakers for Schools – Virtual Talks

18/05/2020

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Speakers for Schools are a national charity that arrange high-profile speakers to visit schools. They are currently running a series of virtual talks for pupils. 18 – 22 May 2020 Speakers for Schools will be live streaming all week. The schedule is below and all talks can be accessed live here. Monday 18 May, 14:00 […]

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Pupil claims prize for winning design in national competition
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Pupil claims prize for winning design in national competition

13/05/2020

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On World Book Day earlier this year, University of Birmingham School took part in ‘Design a National Book Token’ competition, where young booklovers across the UK and Ireland were challenged to design a bookmark with the theme ‘Share a Story’. We’re delighted to announce that UoB School pupil Napatsorn has won runner-up prize for her […]

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Class Charts
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Class Charts

22/04/2020

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Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s), As we move into the new term, we want to ensure that all pupils have the resources to complete the work teachers are setting. The online platform we use is Class Charts. All pupils and parents should have a log-in for this. We have also produced paper copies of the work submitted on […]

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