Notting Hill & Ealing inspire in Architecture, Design & Engineering

By GDST Notting Hill & Ealing High School

Notting Hill & Ealing High were delighted to host an evening dedicated to networking for alumnae who work or have…

Dr Jane Hawking visits Putney High to discuss The Theory of Everything

By GDST Putney High School

In November as part of our PIE+ lectures series we welcomed Dr Jane Hawking, a writer, teacher and former wife…

Newcastle High welcomes Mr Michael Tippett as Headmaster

By GDST Newcastle High School for Girls

Mr Tippett’s vision for Newcastle High School Mr Michael Tippett took up the role of Head of Newcastle High School…

GDST | Engineers of the Future 2018


Eight GDST girls have been named ‘future leaders of engineering’, receiving scholarships from a prestigious national organisation, including Wimbledon High School, Portsmouth High School, Oxford High School, Royal High School Bath and South Hampstead High School.

Work is underway at Kensington Prep School for new Library

By GDST Kensington Prep School

The library at Kensington Prep School is being transformed to put reading at the heart of the school. There will…

The Independent Schools Show 2018


For the first time ever, the GDST are attending the Independent Schools Show in Battersea Park. Find out more about the show and how to find us.

Wimbledon High School: Science Teacher wins Teacher of Physics award

By GDST Wimbledon High School

GDST Physics teacher Edith Goakes from Wimbledon High School, London, has been recognised for her exceptional work by the Institute of Physics (IOP).

South Hampstead High School: TV presenter Mishal Husain meets the pupils

By GDST South Hampstead High School

South Hampstead welcomed pupils, parents and staff to an inspiring evening with Mishal Husain – the acclaimed journalist and presenter of Radio 4’s Today programme – who shared her experiences of forging a successful career in a world where inequality remains endemic.

Portsmouth Prep School: Grandparents’ afternoon

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Portsmouth Prep School opens its doors to its pupils’ grandparents who shared memories, memorabilia and stories of their younger years.

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