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"EXCELLENT"

Queen Anne’s School has been rated ‘excellent’ by the
Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) for both its
academic achievements and personal development.

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DISCOVERING
A TALENT

Queen Anne’s is an independent boarding and day
school for girls, with over 450 pupils, aged 11 to 18
years. We fuel innovation and creativity.

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A 'NO LIMITS'
APPROACH

We have a 'no limits' approach to the girls' learning and development
that produces excellent academic results and outstanding
achievements in every field.

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A HOME
FROM HOME

We know girls perform best when they are happy and secure.
We see pastoral care and academic development as interwoven;
one cannot flourish without the other.

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THE RIGHT CHOICE FOR YOUR DAUGHTER’S FUTURE

A warm welcome to Queen Anne’s School, an independent boarding and day school for girls aged 11-18, located in Caversham, Berkshire with approximately 60% day and 40% boarding students. Renowned for academic success alongside outstanding pastoral care and an award-winning Sixth Form centre. Students will excel and achieve at the school through first-class teaching, education clinics, co-curricular opportunities and pastoral care. The school delivers a high quality all-round education both inside and outside the classroom, together with a positive approach to learning that guides the girls to become ever more self-assured and prepared for life after school.

‘There’s something magical about the place’, said one parent; ‘it’s as much about life preparation as academics’. And with such an array of first class facilities, tip top pastoral care, plus a culture of female empowerment, we think it’s definitely one for the list of any parent for whom happiness and roundedness are top priorities.

(Good Schools Guide)

Everything about this school sings success. Head Julia Harrington ‘has endless energy and is fully involved in all of school life
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It’s hard to know a girl who wouldn’t love it here. It has the acreage and pristine grounds of a top country school, but happens to be a mile outside the centre of Reading
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11+ AND 13+

We promote individuality and, therefore, assess each girl on an individual basis. We educate young women to become informed, bold, resourceful.

SIXTH FORM

Join us for the exciting transition to sixth form education. The personal and intellectual confidence you’ll develop in our Sixth Form is deeply rewarding.

INTERNATIONAL

Each student brings something different and unique to our global community, Queen Anne’s proudly embraces diversity across cultures throughout the world.

 

Recent News

U6 'Future Medics' First Aid Course

18 December 2018

On Friday 30 November, six of our ‘future medics’ in U6 took part in a first aid course with Mr Blunt. Our U6 students, who are in the process of applying to medical school, gained learning experiences in CPR training, the recovery position, and how to deal with and bandage different types and degrees of wounds.
 

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Hampton Court Palace Trip

17 December 2018

On Friday 30 November, our year 4, L6 and U6 History students took a trip to Hampton Court Palace, former home of King Henry VIII.
 

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Sixth Form Lecture: Expectation in Music; Music and the Mind

17 December 2018

On Friday 30 November, our Sixth Form students were joined by Mr Richards for an insightful lecture on Expectation in Music; Music and the Mind.
 

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Art Scholars Exhibition at the Tanya Baxter Gallery in Chelsea

14 December 2018

On Tuesday 4 December, Queen Anne’s School’s Art Scholars attended the Foundation Schools’ Art Exhibition Private View at the Tanya Baxter Contemporary in Chelsea.
 

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Queen Anne's Sports News

12 December 2018

The final sports news round-up of Michaelmas term, in the week commencing Monday 10 December 2018.
 

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Queen Anne’s DofE Gold Award participants receive their certificates at St James’s Palace

12 December 2018

Mr Blunt joined four of our 2017 U6 leavers to share their successes at the DofE Gold Award Presentation at St James’s Palace on Tuesday 4 November.
 

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Queen Anne's girls attend the Kids Lit Quiz

11 December 2018

On Tuesday 27 November, a group of Queen Anne’s L4's and 4’s travelled to Cokethorpe School, to participate in the Oxfordshire/Berkshire heat of the Kids Lit Quiz.
 

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Pearson's Business School Careers Workshop

10 December 2018

On Wednesday 28 November, our Sixth Form students were joined by Emily from Pearson College London for an employability skills workshop.
 

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Queen Anne's Girls Saving Lives with First Aid Certificates!

07 December 2018

Seven of our students have all successfully completed their ‘Emergency First Aid Certificates’ with Mr Blunt over two weekends at Queen Anne’s School.
 

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Breaking the STEM Stereotype: Queen Anne's in the News

06 December 2018

Mrs Harrington, Headmistress of Queen Anne's School, spoke to online future careers publication, Media Planet, about why and how, it's time to break the 'male' science stereotype.
 

Next Event

Talk by Cardiff University on 'Getting into Medical School'

09 January 2019

An essential talk, presented by Cardiff University, for all L6 students who are interested in applying to medical school, or pursuing a career in biological sciences.
 

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U4 into L5 Options Evening

10 January 2019

An informative evening for U4 students and their parents, to find out more information about GCSE optional subjects.
 

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L4 Drama Production

17 January 2019

Parents, families, staff and students are invited to Queen Anne's L4 Drama Production on Thursday 17 January, from 7:30pm.
 

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L6 Lecture: Women, Sex and Violence in History

18 January 2019

Dr Kirsten Smith will deliver a lecture on Women, Sex and Violence in History to our Sixth Form students.
 

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L4 Drama Production

18 January 2019

Parents, families, staff and students are invited to Queen Anne's L4 Drama Production on Thursday 17 January and Friday 18 January, from 7:30pm.
 

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Lacrosse Tour 2020 Parents Information Evening

22 January 2019

An opportunity for parents of Queen Anne's lacrosse players to find out more information about the 2020 Lacrosse Tour to the USA.
 

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GCSE English Literature Poetry Live

24 January 2019

GCSE students will attend a trip to Poetry Live, at the Town Hall, Reading, on Thursday 24 January 2019.
 

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U5 Parents' Evening

24 January 2019

The U5 Parents' Evening will take place on Thursday 24 January, from 5:30pm in the Sports Hall.
 

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A Level Dance trip to see the Rambert Dance Company Studios

25 January 2019

Following their dance workshop with Rambert Dance Company, our A Level dance students will visit the company's studios in London on Friday 25 January.
 

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Prof. David Read – Designing and Building a Bio-fuel Car

25 January 2019

Professor David Read joins us at Queen Anne's for an interesting morning lecture: "Designing and Building a Bio-fuel Car"