School open days

Choosing a school for your daughter is one of the most important decisions you’ll make to secure her future.

To help you decide, we host year-round open events so you can get to know us better. If you’d like to know more about any of the events below, please call Sue or Katie in Admissions on 0115 935 4444

If you’d like to book a place at one of the open events, please complete the booking form. To arrange an individual Experience Day at the Junior or Senior School you need to telephone the Admissions Office on the number above.

Open Events booking form

Senior School Taster Day
Friday 23 March FULLY BOOKED
Friday 6 July 2018 – 9:15am – 3:15pm

If your daughter is currently in Year 5, we’d like to welcome her to NGHS to spend a day getting a taste for what’s on offer at the Senior School – it’s the best way to find out what we’re all about, and it’s a great deal of fun!

These will be interactive days of challenging lessons, making new friends and taking part in exciting activities, inside and out. So come along and step into our shoes for a day, we’d love to meet you. Book using our form, or contact Sue or Katie in Admissions on the number above.




Tots have fun
Various dates throughout the year

An exciting programme of assorted indoor and outdoor activities for girls aged 2 – 3 years, designed to build on their unique interests and talents and equip them with confidence, all while having fun!

Sessions are free of charge and run from 10:00am – 11:00am on the following dates:
Tots explore – Friday 23 March, Friday 4 May, Friday 29 June
Tots get active – Thursday 26 April, Friday 15 June
Tots make music – Thursday 10 May
Tots bake – Friday 18 May, Thursday 21 June
Tots enjoy rhythm and rhyme – Thursday 24 May
Tots create – Thursday 7 June

Refreshments will be provided, and siblings are welcome! To book, please use the form above.


Junior School Curiosity Days
Various dates and times throughout the year

If you’re curious about what our Junior School is like, don’t be! Just come along and find out for yourselves. Meet the Head and the teachers, chat to the girls in the classrooms; it’s all very informal and you’ll be made very welcome.
Choose the date and time best for you:
Friday 23 March (2:00 – 3:00pm)
Wednesday 25 April (9:30 – 11:00am)
Tuesday 22 May (2:00 – 3:00pm)
Friday 15 June (9:30 – 11:00am)


Open Events booking form


mixed-tasterYear 7 Experience Days

Joining us for a day – or part of a day – will help your daughter to find out more about school life at NGHS, experience the energy and enthusiasm we value and encourage, and begin to get to know our Senior School, our staff and our girls. More dates to be confirmed:

If your daughter is currently in Year 6 and would like to spend a day with us, joining a Year 7 class for a day of lessons and hearing all about NGHS life from one of our current girls, then look out for our Year 7 experience days on our booking form.

Other experience days can be arranged on a bespoke basis throughout the school year, and we’ll always do our best to accommodate any special requests – just get in touch.

sixthform-1Sixth Form Experience Days

The Sixth Form is such an important part of your daughter’s education, adding those final touches to the shaping of her successful future. The best way to get a feel for our vibrant Sixth Form environment is to come and spend a day with us. Dates to be confirmed.

Experience Days provide an opportunity for your daughter to immerse herself in the excellent academic provision we offer, and share in the energy and enthusiasm of our staff and girls. Look out for dates on our booking form, or just get in touch and we’ll see what we can do.


Open Events booking form