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.

Brand new sustainable building for junior girls at Notting Hill & Ealing High School

Students and staff at Notting Hill and Ealing High School celebrate the opening of their new state-of-the-art Junior School.

In Conversation With Brighton Girls’ alumna Jasmine Birtles

A chat between Brighton Girls’ Head and an alum from the school – the successful television and radio Money Expert Jasmine Birtle.

What does a fighter pilot, tech founder and national security advisor have in common?

Several GDST schools were invited by Maths4Girls to GoogleHQ for an event aimed at inspiring 11-14 year old girls into pursuing maths until 18.

Bromley High Junior School wins nasen Award 2023 for SEND provision

Bromley High Junior School wins the nasen Awards 2023 in the Co-Production Initiative of the Year category for its Neurodiversity Champions programme. 

Oxford High School crowned ‘Independent Girls’ School of the Year’

Oxford High School named ‘Independent Girls’ School of the Year’ at the 2023 Independent Schools of the Year Awards.

Three GDST alumnae shortlisted in the Women of the Future Awards 2023

Three of our superstar GDST alumnae have been shortlisted for the Women of the Future Awards 2023 – Anvi Gupta, Clementine Brown, and Aletha Shepherd.

Jane Hartley, U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom, and students from Streatham & Clapham GDST, Wimbledon High GDST and La Retraite schools

Students attend U.S. Embassy’s women in diplomacy panel to mark International Day of the Girl 2023 

The GDST – global leaders in girls’ education – marked International Day of the Girl with a visit to the U.S. Embassy in London.

Portsmouth High School GDST wins the EduCCate Global Bronze Award and the Eco-Schools Green Flag Award

Portsmouth High School GDST has won not one but two sustainability awards with EduCCate Global.

Bromley High’s ISI Inspection Report — ‘Excellent’ in all areas

We are delighted to announce that another GDST school – Bromley High School – has been awarded the top grade achievable ‘excellent’ in all areas following their recent Independent Schools Inspectorate’s (ISI) Inspection.

A family of schools

23 independent schools and two academies in England and Wales