GDST girls explore space with Tim Peake

Junior space explorers and engineers from across the GDST gathered together at the STEM centre at Brunel University

Calling all alumnae who received financial assistance!


Calling all pre-1998 alumnae who received financial assistance – can you share you stories? When the assisted places scheme was…

GDST Science of Colour


Year 5 students from the GDST’s family of schools across England and Wales attend The Royal Institution to explore the ‘science of colour’.

Portsmouth High School and St Swithun’s Primary join to support children in South Africa


Portsmouth High School pupils in Year 5 have collaborated with children from St Swithun’s Catholic Primary School to create learning resources for a school in South Africa.

Exam stress or not, the system is becoming redundant

By Kevin Stannard

Those who are stepping up to defend exam stress forget one crucial thing: exams are increasingly becoming irrelevant, writes Kevin…

Talking Heads: Howell’s School, Llandaff


Sally Davis, Principal of Howell’s School, Llandaff, shares her views on education, the GDST and her advice for aspiring leaders.

Literary competition with authors and librarians at Streatham & Clapham High School.

By GDST Streatham & Clapham High School

Streatham & Clapham High School hosts prestigious writing competition with authors and librarians

Nottingham Girls’ High School perform with Emma Brown at the Albert Hall

By GDST Nottingham Girls' High School

Nottingham Girls’ High School alumna and renowned mezzo-soprano singer, Emma Brown, returns to school and rehearses with the choir in preparation for a concert at the Albert Hall.

Shrewsbury High alumnae celebrate 20 year reunion

By GDST Shrewsbury High School

The chatter and clinking of prosecco glasses could probably be heard way beyond Town Walls on Saturday 8th June as…

A family of schools

23 independent schools and two academies in England and Wales