Creating Exceptional Futures
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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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  • Duke of Edinburgh Award News
    Duke of Edinburgh Award News
    Whole School
    16/10/17
  • Merchant Taylors’ School Medical Interview Day
    Merchant Taylors’ School Medical Interview Day
    Whole School
    16/10/17
  • Welcome to the Sixth Form!
    Welcome to the Sixth Form!
    Whole School
    16/10/17
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Northwood college for girls

Maxwell Road

Northwood

Middlesex

HA6 2YE

Phone: 01923 825446

Fax: 01923 836532

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