Marcia Matthews

'She combined reverence with jesting, shrewdness with kindness, careful planning with impulsive experiments, broadmindedness with a clear sense of duty, infinite…

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Rachael Donaldson

The Governors were delighted to appoint Rachael Donaldson as the Headmistress of St Mary’s in September 1911. She had gained good…

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Passageways

For many years, there were stone-mullioned window frames set into the walls of Long Passage, and a remaining one can still…

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Florence Dyas

Florence Margarette Dyas arrived as Headmistress of St Mary’s in 1888. She was known for her gentle kindness and was much…

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