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.

Netball residential weekend at Condover Hall


The GDST Netball Weekend in March involved nearly 500 netball players from Years 7 and 8 and 50 staff members…

Breaking the mould at the GDST 3D Design Challenge


On Thursday 10 March, nearly 100 students from 11 GDST schools and academies attended the GDST’s first 3D Design Conference,…

Festival of Languages 2016


On Friday 4 March Putney High School said willkommen, bienvenue, and bienvenidas to 220 girls from 12 schools and academies gathering for the GDST Festival of Languages.

Four Kensington Prep girls win places with National Children’s Orchestra

By GDST Kensington Prep School

Four young girls from Kensington Prep School in Fulham have successfully auditioned for places in the National Children’s Orchestra. Two…

Potential law students get a taste of justice


On Thursday 25th February, Howell’s School hosted its first “Mooting @ Howell’s” event in partnership with local law firm, Watkins and…

Howell’s hosts ESU Primary Schools’ Public Speaking Workshop


This year Howell’s School, Llandaff is once again joining forces with the English Speaking Union to host the fourth Primary…

Musical maestros make their mark


On Wednesday 10 February, students from GDST schools and academies performed in the final of the GDST Young Musician of the Year competition.

GDST Young Musician of the Year 2016


On Wednesday 10 February, students from across the GDST network performed in the final of the GDST Young Musician of…

Sheffield High School bounce their way to the National Schools’ finals

By GDST Sheffield Girls'

Sheffield High School U19 novice, intermediate and U14 intermediate trampolining teams have qualified for the National Schools’ Finals, which take place in March 2016.

A family of schools

23 independent schools and two academies in England and Wales