GB hockey champion Kate Richardson-Walsh inspires GDST young leaders


Over 140 Sixth Form students from across the GDST network of schools were put through their paces last weekend (29…

Portsmouth High School girls win Microsoft DigiGirlz event

By GDST Portsmouth High School

The team of eight from Portsmouth High School had an early start to get to Microsoft’s Reading Headquarters for the…

Oxford High students beat 8,000 rivals to qualify for final of national CyberFirst Girls challenge

By GDST Oxford High School

A team from Oxford High School qualified for the final of a national contest to find the UK’s best cyber security talent of tomorrow.

Speaking out for Bromley High

By GDST Bromley High School

From Reception to Upper Sixth, the curriculum at Bromley High School encourages girls to be confident, articulate speakers and debaters.…

GDST Young Choir of the Year 2017


Earlier this week (15th March 2017), over 250 girls from six GDST schools took part in the live final of the…

Powerfully persuasive arguments at the Chrystall Prize for Public Speaking final


GDST Chief Executive, Cheryl Giovannoni, was joined by BBC journalists Stephen Sackur and James Coomarasamy to judge the Chrystall Prize…

Portsmouth High hosts semi-final of the Chrystall Prize

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Portsmouth High School was delighted to host the semi-finals of the prestigious Chrystall Carter public speaking competition this week. This follows…

Smart moves propel Howell’s chess teams to national finals


Two chess teams from Howell’s School, Llandaff, have reached the final of a prestigious national chess competition.The teams secured their final places during…

GDST Bake Off final 2016


Watch as eight finalists compete for the title of GDST Bake Off Champion 2016! Their challenge was to bake cupcakes…

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