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.

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.

Innovative ideas on show at the GDST Digital Leaders’ Conference


South Hampstead High School in London was the venue for the second GDST Digital Leaders’ Conference on 26 January. The…

Bowls and Bubbly evening for Howell’s alumni at the Lansdowne Club


On Friday 22nd January 2016 it was a pleasure to welcome more than 70 Howell’s alumni of all ages to…

A family of schools

23 independent schools and two academies in England and Wales