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 […]

L6 Ball Review

On Saturday 7 February, after months of ballroom practice, the L6 year group enjoyed the L6 Ball held in the Sports Hall. Charlotte Way, L6, shares with us her experience of the Ball:  “On Friday 5 September, the L6 arrived at the first ballroom practice, not quite sure what to expect. However, ballroom dancing lessons on a Friday […]

A First First For Ffyler!

Following a brilliant Inter-House Drama competition on Thursday 12 February to round off the half-term, Ffyler House were crowned overall champions for the first time! The adjudicator and the school’s drama staff agreed that the standard this year was superb; even Mr Punter was overheard saying that “this was the best House Drama competition ever”. High praise […]

The Teenage Brain…Uncovered!

On Saturday 14 February, an article written by Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore featured in The Telegraph discussing the teenage brain and the neuroscientific research that is currently being undertaken by Blakemore and a team of international neuroscientists. Click here to read the online article Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore will be speaking at our upcoming BrainCanDo: The Mystery of […]

Queen Anne's Celebrates Chinese New Year

On Friday 6 February, pupils at Queen Anne’s enjoyed Chinese New Year celebrations, organised by the International Liaison Officers alongside U6 students. Girls from all years and nationalities came together to enjoy a Chinese feast and much laughter was had by all. Created with flickr slideshow.

Queen Anne's Hold Annual Careers and GAP Fair

On Thursday 5 February, Queen Anne’s hosted a very successful Careers and GAP Fair, with over 42 exhibitors present from universities, GAP providers and businesses. The evening was a great opportunity for the girls and parents to talk about prospective careers with representatives from a diverse range of professions including engineering, accountancy and the medical professions. […]

U5 Students Visit The University of Bath

On Monday 9 February, 30 U5 students visited Bath University. After the journey, pupils disembarked the coach to be greeted by busy and bustling campus. Girls were met by current students and escorted to a brand new lecture theatre in the recently opened state-of-the-art building. Students then had the opportunity to experience what it was […]

Fun Night In A Packed PAC!

The L5 Drama Showcase on Monday 9 February filled the Performing Arts Centre with fun as the two classes of GCSE drama girls performed their current classwork to a very large audience of parents, friends and staff. There were two semi-devised pieces based on “Hansel and Gretel” and Willy Russell’s play “Our Day Out”. The […]

Pupils Raise Over £600 For The Cystic Fibrosis Trust

A Charity Concert, organised by L5 pupils Rebecca Washer and Bronwen Stuttaford, has raised £646.80 for The Cystic Fibrosis Trust. On Tuesday 10 February, pupils and staff came together to perform in the concert, which was attended by over 100 parents and families. The selling of refreshments, including brownies, and donations helped to raise a […]

Head and Deputy Head Girls' Assembly – Acts of Kindness Week

To celebrate the start of Acts of Kindness Week at Queen Anne’s, Head Girls Connor Baldridge and Laren Tayyip and Deputy Head Girls Verity Taylor and Valera Bamgbala gave an assembly on Monday 9 February to the whole school. The aim of the assembly was to have a light hearted theme but to also motivate people […]