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150 Years of GDST: How we’re continuing to help girls learn without limits

In 2022, the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) turned 150 years old. Throughout the upcoming academic year, we’ll be celebrating…

150 Years of GDST: Celebrating a milestone in girls’ education

The GDST’s Chief Executive leads the birthday celebrations for the family of girls’ schools and looks to another 150 years in making girls’ futures.

Dr Ellie Cannon wins GDST Alumna of the Year 2022

We are delighted to announce that this year’s Alumna of the Year award goes to Newcastle High School alumna Dr Ellie Cannon.

Dr Grace Spence Green is GDST Trailblazer of the Year

We are delighted to announce that this year’s winner of the GDST Trailblazer Award is South Hampstead High School alumna, Dr Grace Spence Green.

Our TCTs for PSHE ‘Reach Out’ for Anti Bullying Week and World Kindness Day

The theme for Anti Bullying Week in 2022 was ‘Reach Out’. To highlight this, and World Kindness Day, our Trust…

Girls want to save the planet – let’s not hold them back

As the COP27 climate summit draws to a close, the GDST’s Chief Executive reflected on the interesting soundbites from Greta Thunberg’s UK media tour for her new book, The Climate Book, most notably her confirmation that she declined an invitation to attend COP27 due to ‘greenwashing concerns’.

GDST at the Women of the Future Awards 2022

We were very proud that three members of the GDST Family were finalists in the prestigious Women of the Future…

Celebrating our Commitment to Women and Girls in Business: Global Entrepreneurship Week at GDST

The GDST’s Head of Education Development looks at how we can continue to ‘grow with purpose’ this Global Entrepreneurship Week.

Royal High School Bath will be flying the flag for GDST at two independent school events

Royal High School Bath will be representing the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) at the British Boarding Schools’ Network and the Independent Schools Show, taking place in London on 10-12 November and 12-13 November respectively.

Putney High School Student is a Foyle Young Poet of the Year

A student from Putney High School has placed in the top 15 young poets in the world, the second time…

South Hampstead High School student crowned Young Poet of the Year 2022

A GDST pupil has been named as a Foyle Young Poet of the Year in a global competition run by The Poetry Society.

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