Anti-Bullying Assembly with Rich Cottell

Tuesday 19th May 2015

On Friday 15 May, Queen Anne’s welcomed a very special musical guest, Rich Cottell, to lead the morning assembly.

image2Rich has recently been on tour with UK boyband “The Wanted” and having sold over 2000 copies of his self-released debut EP “In The Now”, Rich has since recorded the LP “Go Geek”. This was funded, in the main, by using the same idea of the inspired Jack Black film, ‘School of Rock’, with Rich teaching music in primary schools throughout Devon and jamming in as many gigs as humanly possible at night and weekends.

Rich embarked on an ‘Anti-Bullying’ 3 month school tour in January 2015 and currently performs and speaks at schools.

On Friday, Rich came to see the girls to deliver a special performance and some really important information about how to stay safe online. Rich was able to draw on his own experiences of cyber-bullying to deliver an empowering, thought provoking and highly relevant talk on eSafety. As well as passing on some important advice about the use of social media, Rich performed two songs to an audience of newly found fans. The event was a huge success and pupils left with five key points about staying safe online:

1. Think before you post.

2. Only be friends with real friends.

3. Check your security settings are private.

4. Never share inappropriate photos

5. If in doubt talk to someone – either parents, teachers or the Police.

To find out more about Rich and to follow his eSafety UK tour you can see his twitter feed by checking out #gogeek or his website www.richcottellmusic.com

Further information about staying safe online for both parents and students can be found at www.thinkuknow.co.uk and www.kidsmart.org.uk 

 

Recent News

L6 Art Students Visit Reading University

22 November 2017

A Level Art students from Queen Anne's visited the Reading University Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Neurodynamics (CINN) to meet with Professor Tom Johnstone.
 

Recent News

Queen Anne's Sports News

20 November 2017

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

Recent News

Mighty Cheers, high fives and hugs for the Queen Anne's Swimmers

17 November 2017

The U13 and U15 swimming squads put together a complete team performance at LVS Ascot - with every single girl making a huge contribution to the overall group success.
 

Recent News

First Group of 'Golden Girls' on the Way to the Palace

15 November 2017

Recent U6 Leavers Britta A, Lara H, Kate H, Eliza M and Jessica R are all on the way to the palace. All the girls have successfully completed their Gold DofE Award.
 

Recent News

Queen Anne's Sports News

13 November 2017

A round up of all the latest sports news from Queen Anne's in the week commencing Monday 6 November.
 

Recent News

Molly Performs at the Amsterdam Conservatory

11 November 2017

Molly (U4) travelled to Amsterdam to compete in the Open Recorder Days held between 26 -29 October 2017
 

Recent News

Over £2,400 Raised for Sounds of Palestine from the Westminster Abbey Collection

10 November 2017

Following the school's biennial Westminster Abbey Service on Friday 20 October, a total of more than £2,400 was raised for the Sounds of Palestine charity.
 

Recent News

Award-Winning Photojournalist Rick Findler Visits Queen Anne's

08 November 2017

On Friday 3 November, some of our English students were treated to a lecture from award-winning photojournalist Rick Findler.
 

Recent News

Queen Anne's Sports News

06 November 2017

A round up of all the latest sports news from Queen Anne's from before, during and after half-term.
 

Recent News

The U4 were made to Jump Whilst Watching The Woman in Black

30 October 2017

On Thursday 19 October, the U4 went to the Fortune Theatre in London to watch The Woman in Black, which they had been studying in their English lessons.
 

Next Event

Queen Anne's Christmas Market

24 November 2017

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

Next Event

Dorchester Abbey Carol Service

14 December 2017

Girls are free to leave for the Christmas holidays following our annual Carol Service at Dorchester Abbey.