Resources for Rising Year 7 Families

Our Year 8 Transition Mentors can't wait to welcome all of you to DGS. Please watch the appropriate video below to meet your mentors and to find out what they enjoy most about DGS and what their top tip is!










Use the resources on this page, the rest of the website and those that you have received in the post, to help you to complete our DGS Transition Activity Booklet. It will help you to get to know our school and our school community a bit better.

DGS Transition Activity Booklet

Please use the link below to see a recording of our Rising Year 7 Welcome Evening.

Rising Year 7 Welcome Evening 30th June 2021

Our Information for New Students booklet will give you lots of information about life at Didcot Girls' School.

Information for New Students booklet 2021

This resource provides some excellent activities to help prepare students for the move to secondary school.

Moving Up activities booklet

This useful guide for parents gives great advice about how you can support your daughter through their transition to secondary school.

Supporting children's transition to secondary school

Take a look inside your new school with Mrs Pearl and Mrs Berrill, on our Virtual School Tour.

Virtual School Tour

Our staff can't wait to meet our rising Year 7 students in September. Some of them have recorded a video to introduce themselves and to let you know more about their subjects and some of the opportunities that will be available to you once you join us. To watch it, please click the link below.

Staff welcome video

Emily Green, our Head Girl, talks about the leadership opportunities that she has had during her time at DGS.   

 An Introduction to leadership from Emily Green, Head Girl

Faye Rainer, a Year 8 student, shares with us her experiences of her first year at DGS.        Faye's Welcome Video

Find out what some of our students like most about DGS.              

What our students like most about DGS


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Year 7 Science Information 07th May 2020 Download
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Year 7 English Information 07th May 2020 Download
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