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The best private schools

The best private schools

South Hampstead High School

South Hampstead High School is another girls' school founded and supported by the Girls' Day School Trust (GDST). Entry into the school is at 4+, 7+, 11+ and 16+.

Exam results are continually strong with almost 85 per cent of GCSE grades being A or A* in 2013. The equivalent figure at A-Level is 64 per cent. Fifty pupils accepted university offers in 2013 with seven of those heading to Oxbridge. One has headed to Northeastern University in the US while others have opted for top UK institutions such as LSE, UCL and Bristol.

Actress Helena Bonham Carter undertook most of her secondary education at South Hampstead. Model Daisy Lowe is another notable former pupil.