CHRISTMAS CONCERT

QEGS Christmas Concert - Friday 8th December. Start time 7.30pm.

The choir and jazz band will be performing along with the Lancashire Schools Jazz Orchestras.

Tickets are bought on the door. Prices are £5 for adults and £3 for concessions, this includes a mince pie and tea/coffee. 

This will be a wonderful night of music so please come and support!

Infant & Junior News

Year 6 Trip to the National Media Museum

A most entertaining and educational day was enjoyed by Year 6 at the National Media Museum, Bradford recently. Accompanied by Mrs Courtney, Miss Iqbal, Mrs Roberts and two parent helpers, forty eager and curious children learnt much about the history of media and had ample opportunities to experiment...

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Great Artists Through Time Trip to the Lowry

On Wednesday, 23rd November, year 5 went on a trip to The Lowry in Manchester as a part of their Art topic ‘Great Artists through time’.

 

The pupils had a fantastic time learning about L.S Lowry and his life. After taking a walk through the gallery and looking at the different types of art work that Lowry had produced, they felt inspired to replicate his style by using techniques such stippling and cross hatching in order to create tex...

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Year 4's Roman Adventures!

Year 4 pupils enjoyed a visit to the Ribchester Roman Museum earlier this half-term. This trip supplemented their studies in History and truly brought this period of history to life!

They experienced Roman life first-hand, investigating real-life artefacts and dressing up as Roman soldiers in armour. We all enjoyed learning more about life in Roman Britain and exploring the museum.

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Congratulations Isabel!

Isabel Velutheppilly, 6W, received the Head of Junior School Award on Friday for demonstrating respect, responsibility and leadership.

“These are qualities that we are keen to promote in our pupils and I was thrilled when Mr Whall came to speak with me in order to nominate Isabel,” explained Mrs O’Donoghue.  “During the Achievement Assembly on Friday, I asked Isabel to come to the front of the audience whereby we discussed ...

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Diwali Celebrations in Infant School

The Infant School children have learnt how Diwali is celebrated by Hindus in India and all around the world.

 

They were able to experience different aspects of the religion through rotating around different classrooms.

 

The children have had a fantastic time learning about the Hindu festival and made lanterns, diwa lamps, mendhi patterns, decorating masks of Rama, Sita and the Golden deer.

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