The first series of The Schoolgirl was published by Amalgamated Press in (21st Feb 1922) and run until (13th March 1923). The 2ndsereis was launched on (3rd Aug 1929) and ran until 18th March 1940). Whereas due to the war paper shortages it was merged with Girls Crystal.
The main story was based upon a the girls and staff of Cliff House School, a fictional establishment in Kent, overlooking a clifftop by the sea. Cliff House was the sister school of Greyfriars, where Billy Bunter was educated. His sister Bessie attended Cliff House.