Buckingham Palace Beckons For Team RustiQ

Congratulations to team ‘RustiQ’, who have been selected as one of the finalists of the countrywide enterprise challenge ‘Tycoon in Schools’, run by the Peter Jones Foundation. This is the third time that one of our teams have made it through to the final, which will take place at Buckingham Palace in March. After competing alongside thousands […]

Funding Confirmed For All Queen Anne's 'Tycoon in Schools' Entrepreneurs

Congratulations to our U4 (Year 9) pupils who have successfully received funding from the ‘Tycoon In Schools’ initiative for their companies “Picture This”, “GlamCans” and “RustiQ”.  This is the first time that all of our groups have successfully receiving funding for their business ventures. The three companies will each receive a start-up loan of approximately […]

U4 Pupils Present Outstanding 'Tycoon in Schools' Submissions

On Thursday 24 September, the School Hall was filled with excited and yet nervous U4 girls for the ‘Tycoon in Schools’ Presentation. Just three weeks earlier, the girls had started to work on their ideas for this year’s ‘Tycoon in Schools’ challenge and now the moment that they had to present their ideas had arrived. The […]

Retrocycle Raise £1,500 For Great Ormond Street Hospital

On Monday 22 June, Queen Anne’s winning ‘Tycoon in Schools’ company, Retrocycle, travelled to Great Ormond Street Hospital in London to present the hospital with a cheque for £1,500. Retrocycle, which consists of 7 U4 pupils, have been busy raising money for the charity through selling their stylish everyday goods made from recycled materials. The girls […]

Retrocycle Crowned Winners of Tycoon in Schools

A team of talented young entrepreneurs from Queen Anne’s School have won the national enterprise competition, Tycoon in Schools. Retrocycle, consisting of seven U4 pupils, were confirmed joint winners at a ceremony in Buckingham Palace on Tuesday 10 March, attended by nine groups of finalists and the competition founder, Peter Jones CBE. Retrocycle impressed the judges with their range […]

Retrocyle Announced as Finalist of Tycoon in Schools 2014

Congratulations to team ‘Retrocycle’, who have been selected as one of the finalists of the countrywide enterprise challenge ‘Tycoon in Schools’, run by the Peter Jones Foundation. After competing alongside thousands of students across the country, ‘Retrocycle’ is just one of nine teams to be selected by a panel of judges, led by Peter Jones CBE and […]

Career Talk: Business

On Monday 2 February, our next Careers Talk will feature Mr Paul Cauldwell from Regents University. Mr Cauldwell will be giving a talk focusing on a career in Business. The talk will take place at 4.30pm in the Lecture Theatre and is open to pupils in all years. Any pupil who is interested in a […]

Retrocycle Feature In The Henley Standard

Queen Anne’s pupils from ‘Retrocycle’, one of the school’s companies taking part in the Tycoon in Schools initiative, feature on The Henley Standard website today (Wednesday 7 January) The girls talk about their experiences with the nationwide campaign and how they have been creating upcycled products to sell at various events through November and December […]

RetroCycle News

RetroCycle, one of the companies involved in the Tycoon in Schools initiative, have officially made it on to the Leader Board in 10th place, with only 3 weeks left of trading. The company, who are formed of 7 students and produce a range of unique eco-friendly products, have attended a number of events in recent […]