Excitement in Dramaramaland…

Our A Level drama class were recently treated to a Masterclass by RADA-trained actor Matthew Scott who ran an evening twilight session with the girls on techniques for creating devised drama. The work will be of great value when the girls come to create their devised drama for their A2 exam in a few months’ […]

Queen Anne's Raises Over £950 For Macmillan

In aid of the charity Macmillan Cancer Support, Queen Anne’s School in Caversham held their annual coffee morning on Friday 25 September with great success. Overall, the independent day and boarding school raised over £950.00 for the charity who offer support and information to people affected by cancer. Pupils, staff, parents and the local community […]

L4 PGL Trip Adventure

On Monday 14 September until Wednesday 16 September, our new L4 pupils ventured off on a adventure weekend to the PGL Adventure Centre at Windmill Hill. Please find below for a writeup from their trip from Mrs Annabel Oddie, L4 Year Co-ordinator, including some photographs documenting their time away together: “The L4 girls enjoyed three […]

Sporting Highlights at Queen Anne's

Please find below for a weekly sporting update from U6 student, Sheyi Blackett, Head of Sport: On Saturday 19 September, our lacrosse teams started their 2015-16 campaign at home against Downe House with the 1st team starting proceedings with the kind of spirit and determination that all Queen Anne’s girls are encouraged to aspire to. After […]

Assembly: Attainment And Setting Goals

On Tuesday 18 September, Mrs Little, Director of Teaching and Learning, led the morning assembly and spoke to the girls about attainment and setting goals. Please find below for the assembly in full: Attainment and Setting Goals In Mrs Harrington’s first assembly this academic year, the aim was to encourage girls to think about goal setting […]

Results (H) Lacrosse vs Wellington College

On Saturday 12 September, the Queen Anne’s 3rds lacrosse team played Wellington College in their first match of the season. The whole team rose to the challenge of playing a 1st team and started putting away some difficult shots early in the game. As the first half progressed, Queen Anne’s pulled away from Wellington with the score […]

Queen Anne's Shortlisted For TES School Award 2015

We are delighted to announce that Queen Anne’s School has made the shortlist for the annual TES Independent School Awards 2015. Queen Anne’s has been nominated in the Strategic Education Initiative category, for our work with the BrainCanDo project, with the awards ceremony taking place on Friday 27 November at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, […]

Mrs Harrington's Assembly – Trailblazers

On Monday 7 September, Mrs Harrington spoke about trailblazers during morning assembly. Please find below for the assembly in full: “Today, I want us to think about trailblazers: people who break a path through difficult or new territory, requiring vision, courage and persistence.  Trailblazers may not be the victors and win the prize or reach the goal themselves, but they […]

“The Game’s Afoot” in Dramaramaland

“I see you stand like greyhounds in the slips/Straining upon the start” are the famous words Shakespeare penned for Henry V and much the same can be said for Queen Anne’s very own dramanauts this term. In fact, they were so eager to maintain their winning ways that there was scarcely a gap between the […]

Queen Anne's Sixth Form Centre Progress

Over the summer, real progress has been taking place as our new state-of-the-art Sixth Form Centre begins to take shape. Over the past few days, we have seen the new ground slab laid, which clearly depicts the outline of the new building. The concrete pouring process was completed during Thursday 3 September and this included […]