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Beyond The Classroom

It is well-documented that an extensive and rewarding enrichment programme is directly linked to academic success, but equally important is the breadth of experience and challenge that enrichment and extra-curricular activities can offer girls. At Ipswich High, we have an outstanding programme, suited to every girls' needs.

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Open Days

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Enrichment programme

We have a varied and exciting programme of enrichment activities to suit all individuals. Our school day provides the opportunity for every girl to take part in clubs and activities all of which promote confidence and well-being throughout the school. Our record of international travel is impressive - from the Galapagos to Mozambique, Vermont to Vietnam and Berlin to the Big Apple, our girls regularly step foot on a global stage.

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The Outdoor Classroom and Forest School

Our pupils benefit from abundant natural resources to enrich their educational experience - from 84 acres of parkland for sport and relaxation, natural ponds for scientific study, woodland for exploration and access to the River for creative inspiration and sailing. We are a leading Forest School and harness our extraordinary natural surroundings to achieve extraordinary results.

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The GDST network provides extra-curricular and enrichment opportunities that extend far beyond the reach of any other school. The unrivalled size and scale of the GDST allows pupils to take part and compete on a national stage against fellow GDST girls in sporting rallies, swimming galas, art exhibitions, dance shows, drama workshops, music competitions and leadership seminars.

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26 schools and academies

We are part of the Girls' Day School Trust and enjoy the support & investment of this organisation

84 acres

The school is in a wonderful location on the banks of the River Orwell within an 84 acre site

Top 40

Independent Girls' School for 2016 GCSE results as rated by The Times.

5 times

as many GDST pupils as the national average go on to take degrees in Medicine.