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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

L5 Visit the Tate Modern in London

19 October 2018

Last week, L5 art students visited the Tate Modern in London.
 

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L4s Make Copper Sulphate Crystals

19 October 2018

L4's have recently been awarded their Bunsen burner licences in science, and set out to do their first big experiment following this: to make copper sulphate crystals.
 

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Sixth Form Lecture Series: Picasso’s Guernica: The Enduring Power of Art

18 October 2018

On Friday 12 October, Queen Anne’s Academic Enrichment Programme for Lower Sixth students continued with an interesting insight into Picasso’s Guernica: The Enduring Power of Art, presented by our very own Head of Classics, Mrs Smith.
 

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Queen Anne's Alumna Publishes Second Cookery Book

18 October 2018

Queen Anne's alumna Nicola Millbank has just had her second cookery book published by HarperCollins.
 

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Queen Anne's Book Club Attend the Berkshire Book Awards

17 October 2018

Queen Anne’s Book Club attended the Berkshire Book Awards in Ascot on Thursday 11 October 2018.
 

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MFL Inter-House Challenge

16 October 2018

The MFL Inter-House Challenge took place on Wednesday 26 September. The five excited house teams were set four language challenges, and an extra ‘culture’ challenge, for which they had just three minutes to complete each.
 

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U4s Investigate the Sustainability of Communities in Reading

16 October 2018

On Monday 8 October, our U4 students ventured into Reading, to investigate the sustainability of communities, for their geography fieldwork.
 

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Queen Anne's Joint Jazz Band Concert with The Oratory School

15 October 2018

On Thursday 11 October, Queen Anne’s Jazzabelles and Concert Band were joined by The Oratory Big Band for an evening of Jazz and Concert Band music, filled with glittery costumes, an excited audience and the sound of beautiful instruments playing.
 

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Sixth Form Lecture Series - Redearth Education

12 October 2018

On Friday 5 October, Founders of Redearth Education Lynne Pritchard and Ronnie Katzler gave an inspiring talk to our Sixth Form Students, as part of the Lower 6 Academic Enrichment Programme.
 

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Breakfast with the Head

30 October 2018

On Tuesday 30 October, parents are invited to join the Headmistress, Julia Harrington, at Café 6 in The Space at 8am for breakfast.
 

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L6 Ballroom Dancing with The Oratory School

30 October 2018

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

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Eleanor Monibot – My Work as Global Director of Operations for World Vision – the Largest NGO in the World.

02 November 2018

Queen Anne's alumna Eleanor Monibot will give an inspiring lecture to our Sixth Form students about her work as Global Director of Operations for World Vision – the largest NGO in the world.
 

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Dance Showcase

02 November 2018

The Dance Showcase will take place on Friday 2 November, from 7:30pm in the Performing Arts Centre. A collection of ‘work in progress’ from ISTD examination work (up to Advanced One Modern and Tap), Dance Company, GCSE and A Level dance will be shown. 
 

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QASPA Annual General Meeting

03 November 2018

The QASPA Annual General Meeting will take place on Saturday 3 November, from 9:00am in the upper library.
 

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L6 Ballroom Dancing with The Oratory School

06 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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Foundation Concert to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1.

08 November 2018

The Foundation Concert at St John’s, Hyde Park on Thursday 8 November will be an evening of music commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1.
 

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Social Event for L4 and 4's with The Oratory School

09 November 2018

Students from The Oratory School will join our L4 and 4 students for a social event at Queen Anne's School, on Friday 9 November from 7pm.
 

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Lower School Concert

12 November 2018

The Lower School Concert will take place on Monday 12 November from 7.00pm. The concert will feature solo and small group items from girls in L4, 4 and U4 and is an excellent opportunity to hear girls at the outset of their musical careers at school performing solos/duets.