Wimbledon High School are ‘Thinking outside the box’

By GDST Wimbledon High School

Wimbledon High School were delighted to welcome Naznin Islam, a barrister, and Nabihah Islam, a writer; two sisters and Wimbledon…

New Head at Shrewsbury High School inspires learning without limits

By GDST Shrewsbury High School

Shrewsbury High School welcomed Ms Jo Sharrock as its new Head in September 2018.  Ms Sharrock joined the school from…

International Women’s Day 2019 at Streatham and Clapham High

By GDST Streatham & Clapham High School

#BalanceforBetter – International Women’s Day 2019  Following on from the hugely inspirational and thought provoking activities of last year, we…

GDST | Croydon High School Quidditch Day

By GDST Croydon High School

Croydon High hosted the first ever GDST Quidditch day with Sydenham High and Streatham & Clapham Prep joining us for this exciting new sport…

It takes a village to teach a child

The proverb ‘it takes a village to raise a child’ is oft-repeated maxim, but no less true for its reiteration.…

2018’s Young Leaders’ Conference – the leaders of tomorrow


The GDST Young Leaders’ Conference 2018 once again took place over three days at the Royal High School Bath. The Sixth Formers were challenged by change-makers in a series of tasks including creating a digital fundraising campaign, taking part in army training and delivering speeches to leading charities.

Howell’s Year 3 Girls receive a Royal thank you


Howell’s Girls Receive a Letter from the Palace The Duke and Duchess of Sussex with a message of thanks Howell’s…

Nottingham Girls’ High School Heritage Open Day

By GDST Nottingham Girls' High School

Nottingham Girls’ High School opened its arts centre to the public as part of the Heritage Open Day. Welcoming visitors to participate in dance and drama classes, backstage tours and technical theatre skills workshops, it was a wonderful occasion enjoyed by the local community.

Portsmouth High School Reunion 2018

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Up to sixty years since they left Portsmouth High School, ladies from Classes of 1958, 1968, 1978, 1998, 2007 and 2008 returned for lunch and took tours of the Senior and Prep schools.

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