Education News & School Guides

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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…

Digital Leaders’ Conference 2016


On 26th January, we will be holding the second GDST Digital Leaders’ Conference at South Hampstead High School.

Female digital leaders inspire the next generation at the GDST App Design Challenge


On Friday 20 November, 32 GDST students from a range of schools took part in the final of the first…

Reliving the Blitz wins Heritage Lottery Fund support

By GDST Birkenhead High School Academy

Today, Birkenhead High School Academy has received £81,600 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for an exciting project, Reliving the Blitz, Birkenhead…

GDST Junior Golf tournament


The GDST junior golf tournament for girls from Years 4, 5 and 6 was held on 22 June at Wimbledon Park golf club.

Bake Mary Berry’s unique GDST Lemon Victoria Sandwich

The GDST Bake Off was designed to showcase the baking talents of the students in our schools. For the GDST’s…

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