Combining academic excellence with strong pastoral support and a focus on moral development we inspire, challenge and support each individual girl.

The education of girls lies at the heart of our vision. Academic rigour and excellent exam preparation are a given - girls deserve the opportunity to grow as individuals, assume leadership roles, develop lasting friendships, take risks and excel in an environment that caters for their needs.

Great girls’ schools do not reinforce stereotypes - they give girls the confidence to challenge and subvert them.

Good schools help their pupils to achieve the best possible grades and win places at their chosen universities. Outstanding schools do much more than this – through deep learning, enrichment and extension programmes - they equip their students with the skills required to go on to achieve outstanding careers and rewarding lives. 


Northwood College Girls Reach For The Stars With The Highest Number Of A* Grades To Date!

'Ecstatic’, ‘delighted’, ‘relieved’ and ‘proud’ were the key adjectives being used at the leading independent girls’ school where the students’ A-level results revealed an outstanding 100% pass rate and a higher number of A* grades than ever before!

Dramatically surpassing the national average, over 75% of Northwood College grades were A*-B and over 90% were A*-C.

42% of Northwood College pupils achieved at least two A*-A grades and 22% received three or more!

Headmistress, Jacqualyn Pain, commented: “I am absolutely...

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Northwood College for Girls' Open Day

Saturday 27 September 2014

Open Day provides the opportunity to tour our school and meet our Head Mistress, teachers and girls.

The event runs from 9.30am – 2.30pm with the following schedule of speeches:-

10am and 12.30pm

– Miss Jacqualyn Pain, Head Mistress and Mr Kevin Stannard, Director of Education at the GDST; our Head Girls and Year 7 pupils

10.45am and 1.15pm

– Mrs Hina Thaker, Head of Junior School

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