A first-class education
for girls, since 1887

4 - 18 years

Fear Nothing

The Senior School at Sydenham High

Flourish & Fly

The Prep School at Sydenham High

Confident Futures

The Sixth Form at Sydenham High

Welcome

Sydenham High School, GDST, is an independent day school for girls aged 4-18 years. The school was founded in 1887, becoming one of the last schools to be opened by the Girls’ Public Day School Trust. Set in the leafy suburbs of South East London, we pride ourselves on enriching young minds in a way that will endure a lifetime.

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Sydenham Stories

Ruby

Year 3

Ruby joined Junior School in Reception and has made the most of all the opportunities on offer both in and outside the classroom. Ruby has a passion for reading and has developed a discerning taste in the books she likes to read. You can often find Ruby spending time amongst the non-fiction books in our Discovery Zone.

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Sydenham Stories

Olympia

Year 9 Senior School

I have an incredibly big family and my six sisters have all gone to this school. Every single sister has enjoyed seven years of amazing memories here which have all been shared with me. It is great having so much history with the school. I have learned so much about the teachers and so much about my sisters as young pupils, as now they are all 21+. I feel so proud seeing their names on the honours boards, celebrating their successes.

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Sydenham Stories

Annabelle

Year 12

From the moment I joined Sydenham High in year 8 from another school, I was welcomed into a family that I knew would push me to thrive academically, but also allow me to be a well-rounded student.

On the first day, I signed up to various clubs that I had never experienced before, such as Lindy-Hop Dancing, Rugby Club and Science Club.

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Sydenham Stories

Ruby

Year 3

Ruby joined Junior School in Reception and has made the most of all the opportunities on offer both in and outside the classroom. Ruby has a passion for reading and has developed a discerning taste in the books she likes to read. You can often find Ruby spending time amongst the non-fiction books in our Discovery Zone.

Read more

Sydenham Stories

Olympia

Year 9 Senior School

I have an incredibly big family and my six sisters have all gone to this school. Every single sister has enjoyed seven years of amazing memories here which have all been shared with me. It is great having so much history with the school. I have learned so much about the teachers and so much about my sisters as young pupils, as now they are all 21+. I feel so proud seeing their names on the honours boards, celebrating their successes.

Read more

Sydenham Stories

Annabelle

Year 12

From the moment I joined Sydenham High in year 8 from another school, I was welcomed into a family that I knew would push me to thrive academically, but also allow me to be a well-rounded student.

On the first day, I signed up to various clubs that I had never experienced before, such as Lindy-Hop Dancing, Rugby Club and Science Club.

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Connect with us

RT @cpdinosaurs: Friday 14 December we'll be holding a fundraising...

RT @InspFemales: An imaginative and inspiring Prep planning meeting last week for the IF Summit in June @sydhighprep and @NorwichHighPrep S…...

RT @HeadSydHigh: Really excited about hosting a training day for this @SydenhamHigh next week so we can adopt the Read More

RT @sydsports: Sport, sport everywhere this afternoon

Mrs Woodcock enjoyed meeting Kipper yesterday, courtesy of Darcy in y13, and Coco today, courtesy of Alicia in y11. Could be a ruff few weeks as she’s bound to be...

A gala dinner to celebrate 10 days in wonderful #Nepal. The last day for our #volunteer #sixthformers was spent at Ullens School in Patan doing some more teaching - and...

As part of their half term #volunteering, some of our sixth formers enjoyed a break from teaching and painting at our sister school, Shree Jugal Lower Secondary, and visited the...

A fantastic welcome to Nepal and great first few days at our sister school, Shree Jugal Lower Secondary School! Our sixth formers have been teaching and painting with charity In...

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Open Events

Senior School Open Morning

Senior School Open Morning

Thursday 27 September 2018 9.30am - 11am

Prep School Open Morning

Prep School Open Morning

Wednesday 3 October 2018 9.30am – 11am

News

Success at the Beckenham Festival!

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Success at the Beckenham Festival!

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Humanities Week at Prep

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Humanities Week at Prep

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Playwrights of the Caribbean

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Playwrights of the Caribbean

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