As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust, we share their values. We’re here to help every girl fulfil her potential and her dreams, and 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

We always put the girls first. They are the focus of everything we do.


We are fearless. We act and speak with conviction and commitment and we are not afraid of thinking differently.


We are forward-thinking. We stay ahead through purposeful innovation.


We are a family of schools. We support each other and share our learning across our unique network.

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21st century facilities, 21st century learning

21st century classrooms

We bring learning alive in a stimulating and engaging environment.

Performing arts

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


Opportunities to develop the girls' unique skills and talents.

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

September 20 2018

Last weekend saw the Squire Performing Arts Centre take part in its first Heritage Open Day, welcoming visitors to participate in dance and drama classes, backstage tours and technical theatre skills workshops. As an independent school, we acknowledge how lucky we are and...

September 4 2018

Choosing a school is one of the biggest decisions a girl and her family can make. Read our guest blog by Sophia Lamb, Year 11. When finishing primary school having had a fulfilling experience, I was reluctant to look to the future for...

August 28 2018

As we head into the new academic year, our menus are always something to look forward to! We have some fabulous dishes to offer next term as you can see by our menus on Firefly. With our usual combination of nutritionally balanced meals...

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