Our values

As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust, we’re here to empower and enable the next generations of women, to equip them with the ability to lead and make a difference in the world.

Girls first

Put the girls’ interests, happiness and wellbeing first at all times.


Work together productively in school, within our family of schools and in the community.


Take risks, push hard and overcome setbacks. Do things in a new way. Have a go. Have fun.


Always do the right thing. Be open, honest and accountable.

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21st century facilities, 21st century learning

21st century classrooms

We bring learning alive in a stimulating and engaging environment.


Opportunities to develop the girls' unique skills and talents.

Performing arts

Introducing a brand-new state-of-the-art facility for music, theatre and dance.

Girl-friendly learning

We provide the best possible teaching environment for girls.

Outdoor learning

Extra-curricular opportunities and an outstanding Duke of Edinburgh awards programme.


Seamless and detailed communication between school and home, plus much more…

Julie's thoughts

October 13 2017

As we reach our first break of this academic year, I’d like to reflect on how much we value our Alumnae and thank them for their continued support of the school. We might offer our fond farewells and say goodbye to the girls...

October 2 2017

The ‘Recipe for Success’ here at our Junior School is about securing academic success in the long run, but it’s also about so much more. We are now well into the launch of the initiative and the response has been extremely positive. Girls,...

September 15 2017

Welcome back to all of our girls, parents and staff as we reach the end of the first full academic week at school. I hope that everybody has had a wonderful and restful summer break and is raring to go with another exciting...

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