Queen Anne’s Sports News

Monday 20th November 2017

A round up of all the latest sports news from Queen Anne’s in the week commencing Monday 13 November.


In October Alice B (L4) competed in the Southern Region Level 3 junior gymnastics competition in Southampton. She won gold on floor and bronze on vault. Unfortunately she injured herself warming up for her bar routine. A few weeks later however, she has put it behind her coming second on the bar in her first competition back after injury.

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The U12, U13 and senior swim teams competed against Downe House this week.  The senior swim team only managed to field 4 swimmers this week and the girls worked hard racing repeatedly back to back races.

U12 QA 22 Downe House 38

U13 QA 30 Downe House 31

U18 QA 15 Downe House 42


The first lacrosse team competed in the Southern Lacrosse Tournament in London on Wednesday. Queen Anne’s started the morning play strong but faced tough opposition in the plate matches late in the day. The highlight of the day was coming back from 2-0 down against St Catherine’s to win that match; St Catherine’s finished in 2nd place in the tournament. Goalies Izzy Z and Shana H combined for 10 saves on the day and seven different players scored for Queen Anne’s. The team’s final placing was 8th overall.


The U15 and U14 netball teams played Downe House at netball this week.

U15As Lost 7 – 15
U15Bs Lost 3 – 8
U14As Won 10 – 4
U14Bs Won 6 – 3

National Schools Netball Competition

This exeat Saturday the U14, U16 and U18 netball teams played in the county round of the National Schools Netball Championships. The U14s had a tough draw playing schools like The Marist and Newlands. They placed fourth overall in their pool.

The U16s played 6 matches, winning 4 and losing 2. They placed 3rd in their pool, narrowly missing out on going through to the semi-finals by just one goal.

The U18s bravely went with just 7 players which is really challenging at that level. Thank you to Bella W (L5) for playing up from U15 to U18 level to enable the seniors to have a full team.

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Queen Anne's Alumna and Global Director for Operations for World Vision speaks to Sixth Form

16 November 2018

For the next installment of the Academic Enrichment Programme, our Sixth Form Students had the pleasure of being joined by Queen Anne's alumna Eleanor Monbiot, Global Director for Operations for World Vision, the world's largest NGO.

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Dance Worksop with Rambert Dance Company

15 November 2018

The GCSE and A Level dance students took part in a dance workshop with Rambert Dance company, Britain's oldest dance company, on Wednesday 31 October.

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Spanish Trip to Andalusia

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The MFL department organised a trip to the south of Spain to explore the natural beauty and diverse culture and history of Andalusia.

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GCSE Drama Trip to see ‘Shakespeare in Love’

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All the U5 GCSE drama students travelled by coach to the Oxford Playhouse on the afternoon of Thursday 1 November to see ‘Shakespeare in Love’, adapted for the stage by Lee Hall, based on the screenplay from the original film by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard, with music by Paddy Cunneen.

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L4 Biology Trip to Beale Park

12 November 2018

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Drama students perform Shakespeare at Arts Centre

02 November 2018

On Wednesday 17 October, Mr Godfrey took his L5 drama class to the Shakespeare Schools Festival at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell. Here the class performed a thirty minute version of Shakespeare's 'The Tempest'.

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Muddy Stilettos: Queen Anne's School in the News

31 October 2018

Queen Anne's' Headmistress, Julia Harrington, spoke to "the urban guide to the countryside" Muddy Stilettos, about how parents can understand, and learn with, their teenagers better.

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BrainCanDo Symposium: The Psychology of Effective Revision

19 November 2018

Knowing how to help your child revise can often be a frustrating task during the exam period. This evening is designed to help support parents' understanding of the science behind revision strategies and gain practical advice on preparing for both GCSE and A Level examinations.

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Senior Concert

22 November 2018

Queen Anne's students will be holding a Senior Concert on Thursday 22 November from 7:15pm.

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Dr David Davies - How to Research for both Fact & Fiction

23 November 2018

A talk from Award Winning Historical Fiction writer and Naval Historian Dr David Davies.

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Christmas Market

23 November 2018

Come along and enjoy your Christmas shopping in our winter wonderland, whilst supporting our chosen charities!

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Tonal centricity in selected compositions of the 20th and 21st Century

24 November 2018

Mark Richards BMUS MMUS FRSA will be presenting 'Tonal Centricity in Selected compositions of the 20th and 21st Century' in The Scott Music Centre

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U6 and L6 Othello Lectures Trip

26 November 2018

U6 and L6 English Literature A level students will travel to London on Monday 26 November for a full day of lectures on Shakespeare's Othello.

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L5 Parents' Evening

27 November 2018

On Tuesday 27 November, parents of L5 pupils are invited to attend the L5 Parents’ Evening from 5.30pm in the Sports Hall

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L6 Ballroom Dancing with The Oratory School

27 November 2018

Students from The Oratory Boys' School join our Queen Anne's L6 Students for an evening of ballroom dancing.

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L6 Lecture by Professor Kerry Brown on China's World: What Does China Want?

28 November 2018

On Wednesday 26 November, Professor Kerry Brown will be giving an insightful lecture to L6 students, on China's World: What Does China Want?

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U6 Employability WorkShops

28 November 2018

On Wednesday 28th November, Pearson Business School will run 2 consecutive Employability Skills Workshops for our U6 (session 1 11.35-12.30, session 2 12.35-1.30). They promise a fun but challenging group activity to support their input on what employability skills are and how they can be developed.