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


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Junior School Commemoration Assembly

On Thursday, 7th July, the Junior School held a commemoration assembly to celebrate the sponsorship and dedication of three wonderful new trophies, in honour of former members of QEGS staff.

The event was an emotional affair, with Dave Edmondson speaking warmly about his former colleagues, to a rapt Junior School audience. Family members were also in attendance to present the trophies to the winners. The first trophy to be awarded was the Vincent Chester Cross-Country Shield. Vincent Che...

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Head Boy & Head Girl

The Headmaster has announced that the Head Boy for the academic year 2016/17 is Theo Roberts and the Head Girl will be Sadia Butt.

The Deputies are James Henaghan and Annabel Harvey.

Head Boy Theo, who is hoping for a career in accountancy/finance after completing his A-levels, is relishing the responsibility. "Being a Head of School at QEGS is a great honour; I am looking forward to setting a good example to students in lower years and making a difference". Sadia is looking to...

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OB James Beattie talks to The Times about his life, and his time at QEGS

"Dad drove a truck, and remortgaged the house twice to send me and my brother to QEGS.  That's a hell of a sacrifice".

James Beattie tells The Times reporter, Henry Winter (Wednesday 25th May issue), about his early education at QEGS and what his family provided for him.  People from very ordinary backgrounds who made extraordinary sacrifices to enable their children to be educated at QEGS.  Their sacrifices paid o...

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QEGS welcomes survivor from the Holocaust Educational Trust

On Thursday 12th May Year 9 students from Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School heard testimony from Holocaust survivor, Mala Tribich MBE,as part of a visit organised by the Holocaust Educational Trust (HET).

The testimony was followed by a question and answer session to enable students to better understand the nature of the Holocaust and to explore its lessons in more depth. The visit was part of the Holocaust Educational Trust’s extensive all year round Outreach Programme, which is available to school...

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CLIC Sargent fundraising - winners!

CLIC Sargent Fundraising winners:


Guess the name of the teddy: Kyrstal 2JP  - Krystal got to take the teddy home!

Guess the number of sweets: Hadi (1CB) – Hadi won the jar of sweets!

Guess the weight of the cake: Daanish Ali (1KP) – Daanish will be eating cake all weekend!

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