This takes place on Saturday 18th November.  If you have a child currently in Year 6 and have applied to the Local Authority for a place at QEGS for September 2018, your child needs to sit this assessment.  You will have received notification of the allotted date and time to bring your child into school, providing you have also completed the QEGS online application form - as per the Local Authority School Admissions booklet.

Please ring 01254 686300 if you need any further information.

General News

Old Blackburnian Launches Major Oxford Text Book


An academic from the University Centre at Blackburn College has celebrated the publication of his first major text book with a launch event on Thursday 6th April at the University Centre at Blackburn College.

The former Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School student went on to attend the University of Sheffield to study Law before completing his PhD in Applied Social Science at Lancaster University whilst working full-time at Blackburn College.

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British Values Day : Tuesday 6 June

In order to raise awareness of the General Election on the 8th June, QEGS will be having its own election on the 6th.  Four students will be given three minutes each to promote the views of their political party (Labour, Conservative, Scottish Nationalist and Lib. Dem.)  The student body will then ...

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Jacob Gibson : Young Volunteer Credit

We were delighted to receive thanks from John Gibson, Volunteer Sports Events Fundraiser for Leyland Lions and Bamber Bridge FC, for help from Jacob Gibson on Sunday 23 April.

The match was between Hollyoaks and the Colin Hendry Legends, in support of St Catherine's Hospice and Jacob was one of several volunteers on the day.

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An Evening of Musical Theatre


The summer show this year was hosted by our compere Sebastian Roberts (year 10) and consisted of a kaleidoscope of numbers from our favourite musicals.

The programme included all the different musical ensembles that rehearse regularly at QEGS supported by our dedicated instrumental teachers, our new senior dance troupe, selected soloists and duets.

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