Salters' Institute Award for Jessica

Congratulations to one of our recent U6 leavers, Jessica De Mulder, who has won a Satlers’ Institute Award for her A2 Chemistry Investigation work over the last academic year. This is a fantastic achievement for Jessica who was selected from hundreds of OCR Salters A2 chemists from across the country. Jessica, who left Queen Anne’s […]

Science Week At Queen Anne's

To celebrate British Science Week, which runs from Friday 13 March until Sunday 22 March, Queen Anne’s have organised a number of fun science activities for pupils to enjoy. To help launch British Science Week, this week there have been a number of new fluffy arrivals in the shape of chicks. The chicks have been […]

Reading University Chemistry Seminar

On Monday 28 April, Queen Anne’s are hosting a seminar for U5 – U6 students, staff and parents, run by the University of Reading, from 4.30pm to 6.00pm in the Lecture Theatre. The following presentations will be given at the seminar: Dr Alister McNeish – “A fishy tale – is eating fish really good for […]

University of Reading Trip For A Level Chemistry Students

Our A Level Chemistry students have been offered the opportunity to spend a bespoke day at the University of Reading on Wednesday 26 March from 9.00am – 3.45pm. Students will be able to use modern analytical techniques, carry out exciting practicals and have lectures specifically tailored to their A Level needs.    

Lizzie Kopec Receives Award at Sixth Form Chemist of the Year 2013

Congratulations to Lizzie Kopec, U6, who received an award at the ‘Sixth Form Chemist of the Year’ event held at Reading University on Wednesday 16 October. Lizzie was awarded a £25 Amazon voucher for her excellent work in her A Level Chemistry course this year and also had the chance to tour the analysis facilities […]

Reading University Ambassador comes to Queen Anne's

The Chemistry Department are welcoming a visiting university student to Queen Anne’s to help pupils in chemistry lessons over the next two terms. Charlotte Restick, who is currently studying at The University of Reading, will visit the school every Tuesday for the Michaelmas and Lent terms to help in lessons and, hopefully, expand the girls’ […]

Visually exploring the benefits of copper – Copper Poster Competition

The Copper Development is offering a prize of £100 to a student and £500 to their school for designing a winning poster that shows the vital role copper plays in our lives and explores the properties that make it so beneficial. The deadline for entries is 31st May and to get started, students can visit to […]