Kensington High School for Girls

Connections

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Education Eleanor Rathbone
After first being educated at home by governesses and tutors, ER attended Kensington Girls' School between 1889 and 1890.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Education Ray Strachey
After attending Kensington High School , Ray Costelloe (later RS ) completed a degree course in mathematics at Newnham College, Cambridge. (Women were not actually awarded Cambridge degrees until 1947.)
Strachey, Barbara. Remarkable Relations: The Story of the Pearsall Smith Women. Universe Books, 1980.
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Timeline

20 January 1873
Chelsea School , first of the Girls' Public Day School Company schools, opened.
20 January 1873
Chelsea School , first of the Girls' Public Day School Company schools, opened.