Year 10 Frankie goes to the Poetry By Heart National Finals
Poetry By Heart is an inspiring competition for students in Years 10 to 13 in schools and colleges in England to learn and to recite poems by heart. Year 10 student, Frankie Docker, won the schools round of the competition, going on to win the county round and then gaining a place at the prestigious national finals! This took place on the weekend of 22 and 23 of April at the British Library in London and was a fabulous, glittering affair with v...
Meet the new Head Girl Team
After a long and tense period, the waiting is over! The votes are in, the interviews are over, and the teachers and students have spoken… Meet the new 2017-2018 Head Girl Team!
News from the National Trampolining Finals Friday 17 March 2017
On Friday 17 March four Trampolining teams travelled to the National Finals in Newcastle. They had gone through two gruelling qualifying rounds at Regional (Yorkshire and Humberside) and then Zonal (North GB) to reach this stage. We upheld our excellent reputation in Trampolining with the following results:
Our Senior Gymnasts are sweeping the board
Our Senior gymnasts are taking the National Stage by storm this term with the following successes in 2 weeks!
Google Expeditions gives Years 4 -13 an out of this world experience!
Nearly 350 students across Years 4 - Year 10 got the chance to go on a school trip without leaving the school site last week. Among the places visited were: the solar system, underwater eco-systems, steam railways, the reproductive system and Roman ruins.
sakshi is runner up in the national finals of the 'Performing Shakespeare Competition'
We are delighted to announce that Year 9 pupil Sakshi Jha successfully made it through to the national finals of the ‘Performing Shakespeare’ Competition, which took place at the Gielgud Theatre in London on 21 March.
Well done to Year 5 in the Independent Schools Netball Championships
Our Year 5s came a fantastic 2nd place in the Independent Schools Netball Championships held at Mylnhurst on Wednesday, 22 March.
floor and vault success all round for Sheffield Girls'
Miss Green reported a very successful day at the Yorkshire Floor and Vault Championships on 12 March in Hull.
Year 4 combine chocolate, jelly and spaghetti for a tower of success!
Much enjoyment was had by all of Year 4 making towers that held a chocolate egg out of jelly babies and spaghetti (uncooked of course) during Science Week, held in March.
GDST Digital Leaders’ Conference 2017
On Thursday 2nd March four students from the Junior School and four from the Senior School went to the Digital Leaders’ conference in South Hampstead High School. The aim of the day was to design a software program to help people learn languages.