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A great opportunity for students to take part in live work experience programmes with top employers via What sector or company will you find out more about? sounds pretty cool. Apply now


👋 Florence 🐶❤️


We love this, Florence! 🐶


A reminder of this Thursday’s Talks event, open to parents and alumnae: ‘Helping your child understand : how to support their and development in a world post Covid’, with via Zoom: Thurs 26th Nov, at 6pm 👇 -


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Love our inspirational displays Juniors


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Someone will be missing her..


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Y5 enjoying the session by this afternoon!


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Great to see enjoying


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Our year 8s working hard at Hockey and Run club yesterday afternoon.


Thank you again for joining us!


We can’t wait


We can’t wait to take part in today 🎼☺️


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“We need to be working doubly hard with this generation of young women to ensure they can see what they might be one day…” The 's CEO Cheryl Giovannoni's full speech at the


Working with bots today in Year 2!


Big smiles in Year 2 art class today!


So happy to have welcomed Operatic Tenor Brian Smith Walters to our Wollstonecraft Speaker Series, who not only sang beautifully, he also gave the girls a brilliant insight in to the world of performing arts. Thank you !


Brilliant work, girls! 👏👏👏


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Dr Woodman is a Psychology Consultant at , Guys and St Thomas' . On 26 November she will talking about 's impact on young people's mental health and development. Open to parents & Alumnae. Contact your school to book a place.


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wonderful to hear about Diwali experiences from our students in this morning’s assembly, with some superb dancing!


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Started my day with a great big smile after a brilliant assembly from our students on Diwali and what it means to them. You can’t not smile after watching them dance!


Love this, Year 9!


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Direction of light and making periscopes with . Watch out, these girls can see round corners and over desks now


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One half for our Year 7 netballers training hard. Working on keeping possession 🙌🏻


Amazing work girls! Our Junior School has raised over £500 and still counting for


Enjoying some special lunches in the Senior School today!


Amazing work 5B! Happy


It was lovely to meet all our brilliant 11+ candidates this weekend. You were all amazing.


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Fascinating Diwali assembly from this morning with some beautiful images from the Ramayana manuscripts. Happy Diwali to all our families!


Lovely smiles from 5H!


More celebrations here at Blackheath High Junior School 😊


We're celebrating in school today. Happy Diwali everyone!


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Launching Talks... a series of online seminars for GDST parents & alumnae. From helping children cope with to teaching them about racism, expert speakers break down key issues right now —


Spot the difference! Year 1 dressed-up in spots today, having fun and raising money for


Brilliant work 👏👏👏


Amazing work by everyone in our Junior School who are raising money for today. We love the creative hairstyles! 👏👏👏


Year 9 practising new tricks at today’s table tennis club 🤩🏓


Academic studies are brought to life by frequent visits and trips and our girls benefit greatly from learning outside of the classroom. Our extensive programme of trips begins from Nursery School age, with girls enjoying residential trips from Year 5, and continues into Sixth Form.

Trips, such as a recent visit to Iceland, develop strong global and cultural awareness.

Our students visit conferences, museums, art galleries, theatres, farms, and many other places of interest. We are fortunate to be close enough to Central London to take advantage of its wealth of opportunities, while also having good transport routes to rural areas of Kent and Sussex and Europe.

Residential trips allow more time for in-depth learning and bring many other benefits including the development of independence and confidence.

Recent Senior School Day Trips

  • Biology Field trip for A-level students

  • British Museum and Chinatown for Year 7

  • Christmas Market Trip to Cologne for Years 9, 10 11 13

  • Design Museum and V&A for Year 9

  • Duke of Edinburgh Expeditions: , Bronze, Silver & Gold for Years 9-13

  • French Battlefields

  • Geography Field trip to Juniper Hall

  • Geography Field trip to Whitstable

  • Geography Lecture at Wimbledon High School (GDST) for A-level students

  • Globe Theatre for GCSE and A-level Drama students

  • Kew Gardens Art Field trip

  • Model United Nations Competitions

  • PGL residential weekend for Year 7

  • PGL residential weekend for Year 8

  • Playhouse Theatre for Year 10 Drama students

  • Rome for RS students

  • Ski trip to Switzerland

  • Venice for Music students

Recent Senior School Residential Trips

Cambodia and Laos

A rewarding and breath-taking experience with many highs, some tears (joyful ones), amazing food and the chance to see one of the seven Wonders of the World – Angkor Wat.

This three week trip included volunteer charity work for homeless children in Oropesa, four-day trek of the Salkantay trail and visits to Machu Picchu and Cucso.

A week travelling in China with visits to Beijing, the Forbidden City and the Great Wall of China. The students also attended lessons at our partner school.

The annual ski trip last year was to Torgon, Switzerland.

Geography trip to see the Northern Lights and a glacier in Thorsmork.

Three week expedition during which the students climbed Mount Kinabalu, swam by the Tarp islands, visited an Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, studied turtle and shark conservation and gained their PADI diving certificates.

A visit to the Roman towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum, the island of Capri and Sorrento including climbing Mount Vesuvius.

New York City
A fieldtrip for GCSE and A level Art students in New York with visits to the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim and the Metropolitan Museum.

A fascinating cultural eleven day tour of India. Students hiked in the Himalayas, explored the city of Delhi, helped at an orphanage and a school for disadvantaged children, visited marveled at the Taj Mahal and visited places of worship.

Recent Junior School Trips


  • Greenwich Park


  • The Old Royal Naval College
  • Black History Workshop
  • Museum Of Childhood
  • National Gallery or Tate Modern
  • The Woodland Trust Farm
  • The Naval College

Year 1

  • Globe Theatre
  • Art Gallery - Tate Modern
  • Transport Museum
  • Trip to Post Office
  • Kinetic Science Theatre
  • Greenwich Park

Year 2

  • Kew Gardens
  • Theatre Trip - Greenwich
  • The National Gallery
  • Ragged School Museum

Year 3

  • Theatre Trip
  • Old Royal Naval College
  • National Maritime Museum

Year 4

  • London Zoo
  • Art Museum Visit - Dulwich Picture Gallery
  • Royal Institution Science Show

Year 5

  • Ice Skating at Bluewater
  • Wallace Collection
  • Residential trip to Liddington

Year 6

  • Bowling at Surrey Quays
  • Royal Institution Science Show
  • Theatre Trip - The Globe
  • Residential trip to France