Monthly Archives: July 2017

Life at Gad’s, in pictures

Julie of Jo Jo’s Photographer continues to capture what has been going-on at Gad’s this term. To view and purchase photographs, please go to Check the SIS homepage for login and password details.    


Dickens tribute blooms at Gad’s Hill School

A commemorative rose has been planted at Charles Dickens’ last, and favourite, home, Gad’s Hill, by his great-great granddaughter, and students from the now independent school. Mrs Marion Dickens proudly positioned the ‘Charles Dickens Rose’ in the authors’ original rose...


Year Seven mathematicians rock it out at national event

Three Year Seven students were invited to represent Gad’s at the ‘Rock Wrangle’, a times tables competition in London. The contest sees 50 schools take part in a series of heats and head-to-head ‘times tables offs’. Shell H’s Holly Taylor...


Removes reminisce at final assembly

Our Y6 classmates bid a fond farewell to each other at their last assembly. Parents were invited to see their children perform a series of heart-warming songs and witty poems about their time at Gad’s. Every child recounted a memory...

Rollercoaster Ride

Y9s learn about the ups and downs of physics

Our Y9 classes spent a day at Thorpe Park finding out more about the forces of rollercoasters – and having fun of course! The classmates completed energy calculations similar to those that they will have to answer as part of...


Senior scientists enjoy a day at the fair

Our Seniors found out more about robots, rockets and predators at The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair. The event is the largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) for young people in the UK. The...


Seniors spend a day with snakes, lemurs and dinosaurs!

Gad’s Seniors joined Head of Science Mrs Fletcher, and several other Gad’s teachers, to spend a day at Wingham Wildlife Centre learning about animals’ adaptations. Read Mrs Fletcher’s account of the day: The students attended a talk from the zookeepers...