News & Events

News & Events

Sports Report 27 May 2022

26th May 2022

Prep Sports Cricket Boys U10 v. Perrott Hill  – A frustrating match as Queen’s scored more runs off the bat but lost the game on extras (wides, no balls, byes). Match highlight was a fantastic catch in the field from Luis Flood.  Cricket Boys U11A v. Perrott Hill – The boys played some good cricket….

Our Queen’s College Highgrove nursery is celebrating an “Outstanding” Ofsted report this month.

24th May 2022

Our Queen’s College Highgrove nursery is celebrating an “outstanding” Ofsted report this month. The Nursery was rated as “outstanding” across all areas by the education inspectors. Highgrove nursery operates daily from 7.45am until 6pm, for 51 weeks of the year. It receives funding to provide free early education for children aged three years and employs…

Jay Rayner- TV and Radio Foodie Celebrity at Queen’s

20th May 2022

Multi-award-winning celebrity food writer and author of four novels and seven works of non-fiction about food came to Queen’s this week. Jay Rayner, a judge on BBC MasterChef, presenter of BBC Radio 4’s The Kitchen Cabinet, and feature food writer and restaurant critic for the Observer became our celebrity teacher at Queen’s for the day…

Food and Nutrition Update 20 May 2022

20th May 2022

New Classes of Canteen Cuisine Chicken and chickpeas dishes were served up in classes this week as our Year 10 Food and Nutrition students took part in interactive cooking demonstrations and nutrition teaching from Holroyd Howe Executive Chef Jordan Bradley and visiting Nutritionist Molly Wisbey. The cooking demonstrations and nutrition classes have been organised as…

Sports Report 20 May 2022

19th May 2022

Prep Sports Cricket: Boys-U11A IAPS Regional Tournament With five schools competing on the regional tournament, there was plenty to play for as the games got underway at 9.30am on some pristine wickets. The standard of cricket throughout the day was outstanding, with runs galore and some brilliant bowling and fielding performances in all of the…

Speech Day

13th May 2022

With many new families and those of longer standing kept away with covid disruptions in the past two years it is not surprising that I have heard the occasional ‘what is Speech Day all about?’ from some parents. I thought it useful to give a little detail on what to expect for our Speech Days…

Sports Report 13 May 2022

12th May 2022

Prep Sports Report Cricket Boys U10 v. Blundells Against talented opposition the boys developed hugely as the match progressed.  Cricket Boys U11A v. Blundells This was a tough match against skilled opposition. Munesu bowled superbly well, taking 3 wickets in a fine spell. The boys are very much improving as a team unit and can…

Ten Tors 2022

10th May 2022

There was such an incredible achievements, atmosphere, and stunning scenery at the Ten Tors event over the weekend. Queen’s is extremely proud of the pupils that took part for displaying such hard work and determination. The Ten Tors is no easy undertaking but is an experience that will undoubtedly be remembered by those who took…

Prefect Appointments (2022-2023)

10th May 2022

After a scrupulous interview and voting process, Mr Noad was delighted to be able to make announcements for next year’s Prefect Team (2022-2023), yesterday afternoon. He paid tribute to the current Prefect Team who have been excellent role models for the school, superbly led by Head Boy Ali Zomorrodian and Head Girl Jenny Thurstan ….

Food and Nutrition Update

5th May 2022

Lessons Go Outdoors for Cooking with Fire  Mrs Barker took our Year 10’s lessons outdoors this week when teaching high-skilled chicken portioning and de-boning. Pupils made a fresh marinade with chili, lime, and coriander that had been grown at Queen’s in the Queen’s kitchen garden. It, therefore, made sense to take the marinated meats outdoors to…

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