Welcome to our Virtual Open Day!

Thank you for your interest in Northampton High School.

We know that there is no substitute for seeing the School for yourself, chatting to our students and staff and feeling the atmosphere in the corridors and classrooms.

In these unusual times, we have put together information and media to give you a flavour of life as a student at Northampton High School, and our unique educational offer.

Our team is always on hand to help with any questions you may have about the School and how to join us. We are contactable today at nhs.admissions@nhs.gdst.net.or by phoning 01604 547851 (Senior School and Sixth Form admissions) or 01604 547801 (Nursery and Junior School admissions) where our team will happily assist you. If lines are busy, please leave a voicemail message and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

We will be happy to discuss any queries over email, phone, or even Zoom or Skype – whichever method you prefer.

We look forward to speaking with you!


Welcome to Northampton High School!

Please click the below links to view warm welcome messages from our Headmistress and our Head Girl Team

Links: Welcome to the Senior School & Sixth Form    Welcome to the Nursery & Junior School    Meet the Head Girl Team


The below videos are our ‘Life at Northampton High School’ videos, which take a comprehensive look at life at Northampton High School from the viewpoint of our students.

Hear from our students as they guide you through what a typical day looks like in all aspects of school life. Starting at age 2 in Nursery and ending with the Sixth Form, these videos highlights many aspects of the Northampton High School journey, from time in the classroom to extracurricular activities and everything in between.

Please click the videos above and below to learn more, and click here to view a detailed Campus Map.

Links: Life in Nursery & Junior School   Life in the Senior School & Sixth Form


Below, you will find short videos showcasing further dimensions to the busy and colourful
life at Northampton High School.

Please take a look at our Arts and Sports snapshots, glimpse the range of
School Trips and Experiences we offer and tour our fantastic purpose-built School Campus.

Links: The Arts.  Sports.  School Trips and Experiences.  Our School Campus.


Below, you will find some useful publications including our School Prospectuses for all areas of the school, from Nursery to Sixth Form, Programme Guides that detail the huge range of subjects that we offer and also some information regarding our extensive School Transport Guide as well as Scholarship and Bursary opportunities.

Links: GDST Parent Handbook   General Information Guide  Pre School & Nursery Prospectus   Junior School ProspectusSenior School ProspectusSixth Form ProspectusGCSE Years GuideSixth Form Programme Guide. Scholarships & Bursaries  Transport & Travel

 To see all of our prospectus materials, including our exciting Highlights and High Arts publications, please click here.


We are delighted to share with you some ‘Guidelines and Timelines’, that will help you when you are applying for a place for your daughter to Join Northampton High School.

The below guidelines give a detailed breakdown on our admissions process, which starts with you submitting a registration form, and ends with your daughter joining our community. We hope you find these documents useful, but if you require any more information our team is always on hand to assist you.

Please click the relevant links below to view our admissions timelines.

Links: Applying for a place in Year 7    Applying for a place in Year 9    Applying for a place in Sixth Form


We have a number of lively Social Media channels, Flickr pages, Blogs and News articles that we keep regularly updated with all of the exciting happenings here at Northampton High School.

To view and follow these accounts, please click the relevant links below.

Links: FacebookTwitterInstagramFlickr.  Head’s Blog.   School Blog.   School News.


Northampton High School is a proud member of the GDST. What sets GDST schools apart? It’s the shared ethos and proud heritage of girls-only education, and a belief that together we can achieve so much more than we could alone.

No other group of schools offers as much as we do.

We call it the GDST Difference.

To take a look at what sets GDST Schools apart, please click the links below.

Links: GDST Spirit  Girls First   Collaboration and Events   A Powerful Network   Life Skills   Highly Skilled Staff


In an event that spans over the course of a month, our Arts Season is a highlight of the year, and showcases our pupils’ talents in creative and performing arts.

From School Plays to Musical Recitals, from our whole school Gym and Dance Extravaganza to Literary workshops featuring famous authors, the Festival has it all, culminating in our Arts Invitational event to bring down the curtain each year.

Please take a look at the footage from our 2019 Festival by clicking here.


Thank you so much for visiting us for our special Virtual Open Day.

We do hope that the above information was useful and has provided a taste of life at Northampton High School, our educational offer, and the endless opportunities that our students enjoy.

Should you have any further questions, would like to give feedback, or would just like to talk to a member of our team, we would love to hear from you.

Please get in touch at nhs.admissions@nhs.gdst.net or by phoning
01604 547851 (Senior School and Sixth Form queries) or
01604 547801 (Nursery and Junior School queries)
where our team would happily assist you.

We look forward to getting to know you and your daughter and welcoming you into our family.

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