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.

Old Blackburnians News

The OBA Annual Dinner 2017 is Fast Approaching

This year's OBA Annual Dinner is fast approaching and tickets are going fast.  If you fancy a great night out with great food, spent in the company of old friends and new, then get in touch.  To purchase your ticket, download and complete a Booking Form or contact Taania Duckworth at This email add...

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OBA Annual Dinner 2017 - Tickets Now Available

Tickets are now available for this year's Annual Dinner which will be in Big School on Saturday 16th December.  Once again, ticket prices remain at a very tempting £30.00 per head (£15.00 for 2017 leavers and £25.00 for members who left between 2013 and 2016).  This is an exceptionally popular e...

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QEGS Revisited

Three long standing friends who left QEGS in the mid 1960s returned to school on 1st June after a 50 year gap.  Nigel Hanson (OB 58-65), Revd Jeff Astley (OB 58-64) and David Bateman (OB 57-64) have remained close friends since their school days, along with David Winterburn (OB 59-61) who sadly was ...

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