PLease remember that school is closed on 9th february for an inset day. term resumes on monday 19th february. 


Library News

QEGS Pupil Librarian Becomes Scout Librarian

I was delighted to hear from the parents of Owen Hardman in Year 8 who wrote in to share their good news; Librarian Scout badge awarded to Owen. What wonderful news to hear in the New Year, and so very much well-deserved? Owen who has helped in the Library since Year 7, then moving onto the training ...

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Bronze Award for Year 8 Librarians

Michaelmas Term 2016 - Pupil Librarians Receive Bronze Award

After a very busy term I am delighted to announce that our Year 8 team of pupil librarians have reached the end of the bronze award for the SLA Pupil Librarian Training Programme. Pupils were awarded their certificates and a book of their choice in a presentation which took place in the school librar...

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You've Got To Be In It To Win It!

We are delighted to share with you the winner of the recent National Poetry Day competition, Owen Hardman of 8AVJ.

Owen was awarded first prize for gaining the highest score out of many entries in our recent NPD competition.   Seen here with a personalised signed copy of Poems from Villagetown written by visiting author, Paul Jenkins.

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National Poetry Day 2016

Finally, after a tremendous build up to National Poetry Day throughout school, including assemblies, members of staff submitting their favourite poems, a competition, poetry display and even creating themed bookmarks in Bookmark Club, National Poetry Day had finally arrived. The annexe set the scene...

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Roald Dahl 100 - Senior School

What an amazing atmosphere there was as we celebrated yet another Roald Dahl Day – but this year with even bigger celebrations, marking the anniversary of 100 years since the birth of Dahl.

From the start of the day with Tutors sharing their favourite Dahl quotations and stories, to a wonderful Dahl lunchtime session in the Library. With over 38 entries to the various competitions on offer - over 60 pupils attending the session during their lunch break, it was clear to see Roald Dahl Da...

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