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Durham High School for Girls, County Durham



School Details
Farewell Hall,
South Road,
Durham,
County Durham,
United Kingdom,
DH1 3TB

Tel: +44 191 384 3226
Fax: +44 191 386 7381

Founded:1884

Headmistress:
Mrs L Renwick

Head's PA:
Mrs A Thompson


Accreditations and affiliations:
GSA, AGBIS
Religious affiliation:
Church of England
Age Range & Fees
Age
Range
3 - 18
Annual
Day Fees
£7,440
to
£11,790
Annual Weekly
Boarding Fees
NA
 
NA
Annual Full
Boarding Fees
NA
 
NA
Number of Pupils
School Boy
Boys
School Girl
Girls
0
Day
445
0
Full board
0
0
Weekly
0
NA
Total
445
Number of Staff
Please contact school for more details on staff numbers
GCSE Pass Rate - age 16
At Grades A* to C
Pass Rate - age 18
courses are offered for age 18 exams
Higher Education
Pupils who went on to Higher Education or took Gap Year

Method of Entry:


Entry test or exam, Interview
 

Scholarships & Bursaries:


Art, Other bursaries, Sport, 6th Form, Other scholarships, Senior school entry, Financial need, Means tested bursaries, Junior school entry, Academic, Drama, Clergy/Ministers, Music

What we offer


  • Classics
  • Drama/Theatre
  • ICT
  • Psychology
  • Government/Politics
  • Economics
  • Design technology
  • Business studies
  • Latin
  • French
  • German
  • Ancient Greek
  • English as foreign/2nd language
  • Netball
  • Cricket
  • Golf
  • Cross-country
  • Football
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Gymnastics
  • Fencing
  • Tennis
  • Swimming
  • Squash
  • Martial arts
  • Hockey
  • Touch rugby
  • Ballet
  • Rowing
  • Dance
  • Adventure training
  • Young Enterprise
  • Rainbows/Brownies/Guides
  • Drama productions
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Public speaking/Debating
  • Band/Orchestra
  • Choir
  • Guitar
  • Keyboard
  • Brass
  • Singing
  • Strings
  • Woodwind
  • School bus service
  • Particular diets
  • After school club
  • Experience of international students
  • Experience of gifted children
  • Hearing Impairment (HI)
  • Dyslexia or Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD)
 
 
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