Unless otherwise specified, all Reach Out events are free-of-charge and take place at Nottingham Girls' High School.

Festive Business and Enterprise Challenge

Thursday 12th December 2019; 10.00am - 2.30pm for boys and girls in Years 4 and 5.

An exciting day aimed at developing creativity, entrepreneurial skills and communication. Children will need to create and launch marketing campaigns for NEW advent calendars. Each team will need to come up with their USP and adapt to retail clients as they pitch their product.

This event is offered to one team of 6, made up of boys and girls from Years 4 and 5.

Booking for this event is now closed.

Engineering Challenge Day

Thursday 13th February 2020; 10.00am - 2.30pm for boys and girls in Years 4 and 5.

Our STEM based events are always a huge success and this year we will be asking the teams to design and manufacture a tennis ball launcher using a variety of different resources.  Teams will be measured on the speed of launch, the distance a ball can travel and accuracy of hitting a target.

Schools are invited to bring one team of four made up of boys and girls from Years 4 and 5.

Booking will be made available on Tuesday 14th January 2020.

High Five Netball Tournament

Wednesday 11th March 2020; 2.15 - 4.45pm for boys and girls in Years 5 and 6.

Annual for-fun High Five Netball Tournament.

Schools are invited to bring one team of 8 players, single sex, or mixed, with a maximum of 3 boys per squad. The games will follow with refreshments and awards ceremony in our Dining Hall.

Booking will be made available on Wednesday 22nd January 2020.

Beauty and the Beast matinee

Thursday 19th March 2020; 10.00am - 12.00pm for boys and girls in Year 6.

Fantastic opportunity for schools to attend our morning matinee of Beauty and the Beast.

Further information to be confirmed.

Social Enterprise

Thursday 26th March 2020; 10.00am - 2.30pm for boys and girls in Years 4 and 5.

Children will work in teams to solve a global engineering problem.  Looking at natural resources, the children will work in teams to design and manufacture a product that can be powered by air and water.  Teams will investigate sustainability and clean energy whilst being involved in fun and engaging problem solving activities.

Booking will be made available on Tuesday 25th February 2020.

Maths Enrichment Day

Thursday 23rd April 2020; 10.00am - 2.30pm for boys and girls in Years 4 and 5.

Our Maths Enrichment Day is designed to inspire children of all abilities to enjoy learning all things Maths.  Rounds will include investigating Fibonacci numbers using pineapples and code breaking to solve a fictional crime.

Booking will be made available on Tuesday 18th March 2020.

Circus Poetry Day

Tuesday 19th May 2020; 10.00am - 2.30pm for boys and girls in Years 4 and 5.

Following on from last year’s frightfully successful Monster Poetry Day, Reach Out is inviting poetry enthusiasts for a day of creative workshops in poetry writing. The event will culminate in an interschool anthology. The theme for our 2020 event will be confirmed at a later date.

This event is in partnership with Nottingham Poetry Festival 2020 and local  Poet Anne Holloway. Booking will be available  Thursday 19th March 2020.

G&T Science Day

Thursday 18th June 2020; 10.00am - 3.00pm for girls in Years 4 and 5.

Our annual Science Day for gifted and talented girls. The day will offer practical experiments in Biology, Chemistry and Physics with subject experts and Sixth Form science ambassadors.

Booking will be made available on Tuesday 21st April 2020.

G&T Computing and Programming

Thursday 2nd July 2020; 10.00am - 2.30pm for boys and girls in Years 4 and 5.

This event aims to develop and challenge knowledge in coding, programming and digital literacy through robotics and a logical problem solving tasks.

Booking will be made available on Tuesday 19th May 2020.

Thank you to the Girls' Day School Trust and HSBC Partnership Fund for their continued support of our programme.