Emma Goldsmith

Emma Goldsmith

Head, Dragon School
Biography

Emma Goldsmith is the new Head of Dragon School in Oxford. She is the twelfth person to lead this renowned co-educational Prep School since it was founded in 1877 and the first female to do so. Emma joined the Dragon after a successful few years as Head of Winchester House Prep. Emma taught at Oakham and Rugby Schools and went on to become Deputy Head at Bloxham School where she also worked as Housemistress, setting up the first girls’ boarding house. Educated at Durham Johnston Comprehensive before reading English at the University of Manchester, Emma is enthusiastically involved with the Boarding Schools’ Association and IAPS, is an active ISI inspector and Vice Chair of ISEB.