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Queen Victoria’s Last Voyage – from the archives of Portsmouth High School GDST

An eyewitness account of Queen Victoria’s last voyage across the Solent.

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Everyone here at the Girls’ Day School Trust is greatly saddened to learn of the death of Her Majesty Queen…

Finalists – Independent Schools of the Year Awards 2022

Seven GDST schools have been selected as Finalists for Independent Schools of the Year Awards 2022. These highly-regarded awards recognise…

Five GDST schools featured in The Tatler Schools Guide 2023

Oxford High School, Kensington Prep School, South Hampstead High School, Wimbledon High School and Putney High School featured in the 2023 edition of The Tatler Schools Guide.


The GCSE results are in and they are superb: 20% of all grades were grade 9; 46% 9/8 and 69%…

Brilliance and Grit from our wonderful Year 11 girls

A well-deserved morning of celebration at Shrewsbury High School as year 11 students collected their GCSE results to warm congratulations…

Excellent GSCE results at Wimbledon High School

Students today celebrated an excellent set of GCSE results – the first, of course, since the pandemic. With much of…

Year 11 celebrate an impressive set of GCSE results

As the rain poured down, the mood amongst year 11 pupils was contrastingly bright and jubilant as we welcomed them…

“Our GCSE students are celebrating their own and their peers’ success today as they receive their results and look forward to what comes next.”

The first cohort to sit public GCSE exam results, following national disruption in 2020 and 2021, the students reflected today…

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