Godolphin, Salisbury A GSG School
- Godolphin, Salisbury
- Head: Mrs Emma Hattersley
- T 01722 430509
- F 01722 430501
- E admissions@god…n.wilts.sch.uk
- W www.godolphin.org
- A mainstream independent school for girls aged from 11 to 18 with a linked junior school
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: Wiltshire
- Pupils: 372
- Religion: Christian
- Fees: Day £17,562 - £19,515; Boarding £27,744 - £32,304 pa
- Open days: Snapshot Mornings run throught the year. For more information please contact the Registrar
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
- Linked schools: Godolphin Preparatory School
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Art has a huge and impressive building bursting with stunning work in every medium and hugely talented and enthusiastic staff. Very professional looking fabric design work on display as well as fascinating mixed media landscape work and spectacular studies based...
What the school says...
Godolphin introduces bespoke boarding packages, which offer's boarding to girls from nine to eighteen, in three phases - Junior, Senior and Sixth. These are built around flexibility and enrichment. Whilst traditionally a full boarding school, there are flexi boarding options available, and a full and exciting Enrichment Programme with activities, clubs and socities ranging from Silver Jewellery making to Classical Greek. ...Read more
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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards
- Best performance by Girls taking Art & Design at an English Independent School (GCE A level)
2016 Good Schools Guide Awards
- Best performance by Girls taking Music Performance: Group at an English Independent School (Grade 6 Music or Dance)
- Best performance by Girls taking Design & Technology Food Technology at an English Independent School (GCSE Full Course)
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What The Good Schools Guide saysArt has a huge and impressive building bursting with stunning work in every medium and hugely talented and enthusiastic staff. Very professional looking fabric design work on display as well as fascinating mixed media landscape work and spectacular studies based on work done in the cathedral.
Since January 2014, Mrs Emma Hattersley, previously deputy head, pastoral, at Sherborne Girls, before which she was a housemistress at Canford School. Mrs Hattersley trained as an opera singer at the Royal Academy of Music and has a music degree from Durham. Married with three children, she says she took her career break early so that now, in her early 50s, with her children pursuing their own careers, she is able to devote her time entirely to Godolphin. Her actor husband is immensely supportive, to the extent of running ‘speakeasy’...
Special Education Needs
We provide specialist individual support in English, maths and English language (for a few overseas students) as well as general study skills. Relatively few pupils require SEN provision but care is taken to provide individual help and support as and when required.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)||Y|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|