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TGS artwork shortlisted for RA’s Young Artists’ Summer Show

Date Posted: 6/08/19

Royal Academy of Arts held its first ever Young Artists’ Summer Show with artworks by talented young artists aged 7-19 from the UK and beyond. There were over 6,200 submissions, with only 700 shortlisted for final consideration. Of those, they...

Astonishing LAMDA exam results for TGS pupils

Date Posted: 26/07/19

We held our first LAMDA exams in June 2019 in our own buildings. Following the lessons this year we were delighted that so many children wanted to put themselves forward for exams. Of the 35 children who took exams, we are...

TGS student crowned as a national Artist of the Month

Date Posted: 28/05/19

One of our budding artist, age seven, was crowned as the Artist of the Month in a national Independent Schools Association’s competition. ISA Arts chose three finalists from hundreds of nominations nationwide and posted short details of their creations on...

The Gower School students – the stars of the Chelsea Flower Show 2019

Date Posted: 22/05/19

Five lucky children from The Gower School showcased the Gold medallist Montessori Centenary Garden – a children’s ‘Space To Grow’ garden at the Chelsea Flower Show – celebrating 100 years of Montessori teacher training in the UK. The children, aged...

The Gower School child Highly Commended at the national essay competition

Date Posted: 14/05/19

Congratulations to Rohan Jain, Year Six child, who won Highly Commended Prize in the Horsey Junior Essay category at the Independent Schools Association’s National Essay competition 2019 with his essay “Forgotten”. The competition had over 250 entries from around the...

Five star primary kitchen

Date Posted: 26/04/19

We had an unannounced Environmental Health inspection by Islington Council during the break before Easter at our primary premises, 10 Cynthia Street. Once again our primary was awarded the top grading – 5 stars (very good), which is harder to...

Mayor of London’s letter to Rohan

Date Posted: 27/03/19

Rohan Jain, Year Six child and the Chair of the school’s Eco-Committee, received a response from the Mayor of London to the letter he sent last month. The Mayor congratulated Rohan on achieving the Eco Schools Silver Award and the...

TGS enters the ISA Shakespeare Monologues Competition 2019

Date Posted: 1/03/19

The Gower School has entered two fantastic monologues into the Independent Schools Association’s Shakespeare Monologues Competition 2019. All children taking part performed wonderfully after honing their performance skills through our LAMDA lessons, and this is the first time we are...

Healthy Early Years London Awards for The Gower School

Date Posted: 15/02/19

We are delighted to announce that The Gower School has been awarded both bronze and silver award by Healthy Early Years London (HEYL), the highest level achieved by a nursery in Islington so far. Healthy Early Years London is an...