Creating Exceptional Futures outstanding independent education for girls aged 3 to 18
What makes a northwood college girl different?
what makes a northwood college girl different?

To develop intellectual character, independent learning, thinking and attitudinal skills, we focus on dispositions to provide the themes for our thinking skills lessons, workshops, training, activity days, events and projects. We have 16 individual dispositions that we band in to six groups.

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communication

We believe that it is vitally important to teach our girls to be effective communicators, decisive, engaging and confident.

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compassion

We believe that it is vitally important to teach our girls the skills of interdependence and empathy.

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courage

We believe that it is vitally important to teach our girls to become emotionally resilient and confident.

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creativity

We believe that it is vitally important to teach our girls to think flexibly - stay open to new opinions and willing to change your mind when fresh evidence and better ideas are presented.

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curiosity

We believe that it is vitally important to teach our girls to question what they hear and read and not be easily fooled or led astray.

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clarity

We believe that it is vitally important to teach our girls to manage distraction,plan, revise, distil, meta-learn (being aware of and taking control of your own learning)

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  • Women of the Future Ambassadors
    On Thursday 27 April, five girls from Year 12 were invited to a prestigious event at the Cabinet Office run by the Women of the Future programme.
    Sixth Form
    03/05/17
  • Sixth Form Spring Wellbeing Week
    As the exam season is gearing up, Miss Johannes launched the second Wellbeing week within the Sixth Form. The programme ran from 29 April to 5 May and included numerous activities to help the Sixth Form girls to achieve inner balance.
    Sixth Form
    02/05/17
  • Sixth Form Trip to the Institut Français
    On Thursday 27 April, French linguists went to the Institut Français to see ‘Cézanne and I’, a film based on the tumultuous friendship between the painter Cézanne and the writer Zola.
    Trip
    01/05/17
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Northwood college for girls

Maxwell Road

Northwood

Middlesex

HA6 2YE

Phone: 01923 825446

Fax: 01923 836532

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