Senior School

Senior School

Prefects POV 26 November

26th November 2021

Nowadays, more than ever, climate change and global warming have become topics at the forefront of our minds, especially due to the recent climate conference, COP26. It is a topic that is forever growing in importance and according to recent statistics little time is left to fix it before the effects of climate change become…

Sir it’s not wrong, I’ve just discovered a new bit of maths

26th November 2021

All the A-Level mathematicians spent an exciting afternoon at The Bristol Hippodrome on Thursday 25 November, taking part in the Inspiration Maths series of lectures. The three guest speakers the students heard from  were engineer turned lecturer Paul Shepherd, self proclaimed YouTube global sensation Steve Mould and mathematician/singer Ben Sparks. Paul started off the show…

Pippa Drummond Reminisces On Her Time Taking Part In Ten Tors 2019

26th November 2021

Ten Tors is a real test of commitment, grit and team work. At 7am a cannon fires, Chariots of Fire is blasted out and over two thousand teenagers bomb burst from Okehampton camp under the watchful eye of the Armed forces.  For two days each team of six is required to accurately navigate a route…

Sports Report 26 November 2021

25th November 2021

Prep Sports Report Last Saturday the U9 boys and girls were at the Blundell’s festivals. There was some great play from all of the girls who worked tirelessly throughout and tried hard to use the width of the pitch in the last couple of games. The boys made excellent progress during the morning and played…

Welcome Our New Head of College

8th October 2021

We are delighted to welcome our new Head of College Mr Julian Noad, who joined us in September. “Julian has a clear vision for Queen’s College which he articulated to us throughout the interview process and is excited and honoured to be the next Head.” Said Mark Edwards, Head of Governors.

GCSE SUCCESS STORIES

7th October 2021

One of our top GCSE performers is a true all-rounder. Pippa – one of four students to achieve the top 9 grade in all 11 of her subjects – is also talented at sport and music. She plays hockey in the South West performance centre, part of the pathway to England selection, and has been…

’EXCEPTIONAL’ GCSE COHORT

7th October 2021

Our Head Teacher, Dr Lorraine Earps, spoke of her pride at the GCSE results achieved by the “exceptional” students. “Today is a day to celebrate the efforts and achievements of this wonderful year group,” she said. “They have always been exceptional, and this has never been more obvious than during the past 18 months in…