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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…

Athletics Rally and Day of Dance 2016


On Monday 13 June, nearly 1,000 girls and staff gathered at the University of Bath for the annual GDST Athletics…

GCSEs contribute to a ‘bottleneck mindset’ among teenagers


Student survey results revealed at the 2016 GDST Annual Conference in London.

Costume designer Jenny Beavan is GDST Alumna of the Year


Multi award-winning costume designer, Jenny Beavan, an alumna of Putney High School, has won the 2016 GDST Alumna of the…

Channelling your inner cheerleader

By Helen Fraser

Helen Fraser’s speech to the GDST Annual Conference on Wednesday 15 June 2016. Someone asked me recently whether it felt…

Ipswich alumna Dr Cheryll Adams (nee Howells) awarded CBE in Queen’s 90th birthday honours


The founding director of the Institute of Health Visiting (iHV), Dr Cheryll Adams, is to become a Commander of the British…

Cheryl Giovannoni appointed Chief Executive of the GDST


The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) has announced the appointment of Cheryl Giovannoni as its new Chief Executive Officer with…

Former Howell’s student wins a “WeAreTheCity’s Top 100 Rising Star” Award


Everyone at Howell’s School, Llandaff was delighted to hear that former student Sarah Stevens, from the Class of 1998, has won…

Performers get star treatment at Sydenham High School Awards evening

By GDST Sydenham High School

Some of Sydenham High School’s top performers in drama, music and dance received West End star treatment at their very…

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