Sydenham High School GDST

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19 Westwood Hill
SE26 6BL
+44 (0)20 8557 7000
4 - 18
Girls only
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5+ GCSEs grade 9-4 (standard pass or above) including English and maths
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Sydenham High School develops the high aspirations, intellectual capability and self-confidence that students need to meet 21st century demands. A broad academic education is combined with a range of experiences and opportunities enabling students to develop their talents and potential. Inclusiveness encourages a positive social environment; students are engaged and active in school life.

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News & events from Sydenham High School GDST

Last update: 15 June 2019


If there is a particular aspect of school life you would like to see, or if you would like to visit the school at any time, please call our Admissions team on 020 8557 7004 or email [email protected] 

We are always happy to make specific arrangements for you.


Open Days & Open Mornings 

Pre-booking is essential for these events. Click on the link below to book your place. 

Reception & Junior School (4+, 7+)

Weekly tours 
Most Wednesdays during term time at 9:30am.

Senior School (11+)

Tuesday 19 March 2019, 9.30-11am (Headmistress speaks at 9.45am)

Thursday 2 May 2019, 9.30-11am (Headmistress speaks at 10am)

Sixth Form (16+)

Applicants for our Sixth Form are welcome to make an appointment to visit the school at any time. 

Sydenham High School GDST Catchment Area Map

This school is independently managed and its admission criteria may be selective. There is no set catchment area as pupils are admitted from a wide variety of postcodes and, in the case of boarding schools, from outside the UK. Contact the school directly or visit their website for more information on Admissions Policy and Procedures.

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