Education News & School Guides

As a parent, teacher, student, or member of the community – keeping up-to-date with the latest educations news in the UK is important to ensure you have a strong understanding of the education scene, allowing you to deliver the best opportunities for children. 

All of the GDST news right here! Including everything from schools’ successes, GDST events, alumnae stories, think pieces, interviews, GDST Book Club and various opportunities for past, current and future students.

Junior and senior tennis and rounders rallies


Northampton High School hosted the GDST Under 11 tennis and rounders rally on 22 June, and a week later, Queenswood…

Very hungry caterpillars join Portsmouth High Nursery School

By GDST Portsmouth High School

The children at Portsmouth High Nursery School were excited by the arrival of some tiny caterpillars at the beginning of May which started their learning about…

Wealth of creative talent on display at Portsmouth High School

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Portsmouth High School students proudly displayed their work at the annual Art and Design Technology exhibition this week.  Parents and…

Junior girls get in the swing at the GDST Junior Golf tournament


Foreboding grey skies didn’t deter competitors at the annual GDST Junior Golf Tournament which took place earlier this week at Wimbledon Park golf…

Oxford High School students mark National Women in Engineering Day

By GDST Oxford High School

A group of Year 9 GEM students from Oxford High School spent a busy day in London on June 22nd to mark…

GDST Annual Reception


Almost 300 people attended the GDST Annual Rreception. Guests enjoyed performances from two of the finalists from this year’s Young…

Sydenham High entrepreneurs sow seeds of success

By GDST Sydenham High School

A Young Enterprise team comprised of Sydenham High and Dulwich College students has scooped the Retail Excellence Award at the two schools’…

The heart and craft of teaching – GDST Annual conference 2016


The GDST’s annual conference in June brought together heads, chairmen of governors, trustees and senior staff from the GDST’s 24 schools,…

Sheffield High PE teacher attends Queen’s garden party

By GDST Sheffield Girls'

A PE teacher from Sheffield High School was invited to attend the Queen’s Garden Party for her outstanding services to South Yorkshire…

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