GDST supports The Times Festival of Education
Sheffield High School’s parent organisation the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) will be taking on a growing involvement in the The Sunday Times Festival of Education to be held later this month.
Sheffield High's Sophie flies to the national trampolining finals
Year 9 pupil Sophie Akhavan-Hezaveh from Sheffield High School has qualified for the National Under-17 FIG B Trampolining Finals in July.
Sheffield High’s Ifza wins university scholarship
Ifza Tindall from Sheffield High School has been announced as the winner of the Girls’ Day School Trust’s (GDST) 2013 Frederica Lord University Scholarship.
Teddy Bears' Picnic at Sheffield High was a feast of singing!
As the culmination of a programme to bring more music to local primary schools, Sheffield High school recently played host to over 200 pupils from local schools who enjoyed a Teddy Bears’ Picnic singing fest.
Top places for Sheffield High's U10 badminton team
The Year 5 Badminton team at Sheffield High School were thrilled with their recent success at the Sheffield U10 Badminton Tournament held at Abbeydale Sports Club.
Sheffield High's Philippa comes 5th in World Orienteering Championships
Fourteen year old Philippa Dakin from Sheffield High School has finished in 5th place in the World Schools Orienteering Championships which were held in Portugal recently.
Sheffield High's U19 tennis team reaches national finals
The Sheffield High School tennis team, consisting of Natalie Chan-Lam, Louise Holtum, Rachel Hopkins and Olivia Noble, have battled their way through four tough rounds to reach the Aegon National Schools Tennis Finals. The team faced their biggest challenge against Robert Smythe Academy, with both Natalie and Rachel beating much higher rated players. Natalie’s match was particularly exciting, being decided by a nail-biting 11-9 third set tiebreak. On the other hand, Olivia chose to avoid undue excitement by winning all of her matches convincingly, in every single round! One hu...
Sixth Form students at Sheffield High qualify as netball umpires
As one group qualifies, the next take the course! Ten sixth form students from Sheffield High School have recently qualified as Youth Umpires, having passed the assessment just as a new group of eight Year 10 pupils start their course.
Sheffield High Pupils Enjoy GDST140 Olympics
The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) Rally had an Olympic theme in June to kick start the 140 GDST Celebrations. Karen Pickering ex-GDST pupil and Olympic swimmer opened the GDST 140 Olympics with a rousing speech.
Gymnasts head to the national finals
Sheffield High School gymnastics teams will, once again, soon be off to the National Schools Gymnastics finals, this time in Stoke-on-Trent. The Under-11 and Under-14 teams came first in the recent regional championships in York and so therefore go forward to represent Yorkshire and Humberside.