Guildford High School Junior School A GSG School
- Guildford High School Junior School
- Head: Mr Michael Gibb
- T 01483 562475
- F 01483 537611
- E Guildford-Admi…fordhigh.co.uk
- W www.guildfordh….surrey.sch.uk
- A mainstream independent school for girls aged from 4 to 11 with a linked senior school
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Surrey
- Pupils: 280
- Religion: Christian
- Fees: £9,873 - £12,966 pa
- Open days: Several per term, please see website
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- Linked schools: Guildford High School
What The Good Schools Guide says..
A tip-top and thorough education for very able and driven girls who want to participate in the whole range of the possible, and have the opportunity to go right through the senior school to boot. Not suitable for girls who...
What the school says...
Girls at Guildford High School learn how to learn, how to think creatively and how to take responsibility for their work. The school is characterised by excellent teaching, high academic achievement of pupils in all areas; outstanding pastoral care, an exceptional range of extra-curricular activities. We have well-motivated pupils within a cohesive school community. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide saysA tip-top and thorough education for very able and driven girls who want to participate in the whole range of the possible, and have the opportunity to go right through the senior school to boot. Not suitable for girls who like to pootle through life, nor for any parent who isn't prepared to actively support their daughter's learning...
Head of Junior School
Since January 2016, Michael Gibb, previously deputy head. BA in economics and social policy from Royal Holloway, then went to the royal Military Academy and spent seven years in the army before doing a PGCE at Canterbury Christ Church and joining Westbourne House School, where he became senior teacher and head of boarding. Moved to Guildford High Junior as deputy head in 2011.
Selective entry by assessment and interview. At 4+ girls are assessed using games...
Special Education Needs
Guildford High Junior School is selective on entry and welcomes bright pupils. Dyslexia or any other type of learning difficulty or special need is not a barrier to entry or to accessing the High School curriculum. All teaching staff are trained through inservice training to support pupils with learning difficulties and our experienced special needs co-ordinator organises appropriate assessment and one to one special needs support as required by individual pupils; this involves additional costs for parents. 09-09
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|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|