Meet The Bloggers

Wednesday 22nd May 2019

Welcome to our brand new Sixth Form Blog!

 

We’re really excited to share news and stories of Sixth Form life with you, but first, we’d like to introduce to you the people behind the stories…

 

Stay tuned for more posts soon!

My name is India and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was a day girl in Ffyler house and then in Holmes in L6, where I started boarding 4 nights a week.

The A-Levels I am doing are Business, Geography and Psychology and after Queen Anne’s I am planning on doing Business Management. I have a passion for fashion, so I would love to link business management with fashion after University. Outside of my studies, I enjoy hanging out with my friends and family, going to the gym and shopping.

At school, I enjoy regularly attending the gym, my weekly tennis lessons, I volunteer at Micklands school for a reading programme and I am part of Sport In Mind, which is a new charity that Queen Anne’s is supporting. In learning about the importance of sport on mental illnesses, we have presented wellbeing session to the younger years about this.

My name is Millie and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was in Webbe house and then in Holmes where I started boarding 4 nights a week.

The A-Levels I am doing are Chemistry, Biology and Maths and after Queen Anne’s I am planning on doing a science degree at university and I am interested in Bioscience and Pharmacy.

Generally, I enjoy eating, sleeping and playing sports. At school I am part of the 1st lacrosse and tennis team, I play the clarinet at grade 8 level and I participate in concert band and Clarinetix.

My name is Maddie and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was in Wisdome house and have stayed a day girl in Holmes this year.

The A-Levels I am doing are Economics, Maths and History and I am doing an EPQ (extended project qualification), where I am planning to write a play about how history repeats itself.

After Queen Anne’s I am deciding between doing International Relations and politics or PPE (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) at University. I am unsure whether I want to take a gap year, however if I was to take one, I would want to gain work experience in a consultancy company, be a chalet girl during ski season or go inter-railing around Europe.

Both in and out of school, I am very passionate about acting, at the moment trying to write my own script, and I am going to Edinburgh Fringe Festival this year to perform with a drama company. I also enjoy kick-boxing, as it is a great way to release stress, and running where I am aiming to run 10k in six months. At school I am part of the 2nd netball team, I am currently doing my grade 8 in speech and drama, I volunteer at a drama club and I am part of debate club.

My name is Sam and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was in Webbe house I have continued to be a day girl in Holmes.

The A-Levels I am doing are Philosophy, Music and Politics and after Queen Anne’s I am deciding between doing politics with either philosophy, Law or Sociology at university. I am also keen on taking a gap year, and during that time I will hopefully go travelling, get a job and I am looking at a lot of educational placements in Australia, hoping to be a Gap Student to gain experience whilst exploring a new country.

I enjoy running, I have an interest in sociology, watching Netflix and hanging out with my friends. At school I am part of the orchestra and choir, I play the cello, I used to do RADA and I enjoy taking part in drama performances. I am also part of music and law society, and recently with my friends we put on a Queen Annes MUN conference with other schools, which was very successful.

My name is Kerrie and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L5.

I was in Webbe house and then in Holmes I started flexi-boarding.

The A-Levels I am doing are Chemistry, Biology and Psychology and after Queen Anne’s I am deciding between doing Pharmacy or Medicine at university.

Unlike many people my age, I enjoy reading in my spare time. At school I participate in school sport such as netball and rowing (which requires a lot of fitness so you’ll often find me in the gym!). Outside of sport I enjoy taking part in other school activities such as the Medical Society and Sport in Mind workshops. Both inside and outside of school I enjoy volunteering with Micklands reading and chatting with residents at my local care home.

My name is Marjolein and I joined Queen Anne’s School in U4.

I was in Webbe house and in Holmes I have stayed a day girl.

The A-Levels I am doing are Chemistry, Biology, Classical Civilisation and Dutch and after Queen Anne’s I am planning on studying Medicine at university. I enjoy dance, playing the violin and almost anything about medicine.

At school I take part in a lot of activities. One of my favourite activites is dance: I do contemporary, lyrical, modern, commercial dance as well as being part of the school’s dance company. I do a lot of music, I am a key member of orchestra and chamber choir, and I am working towards my grade 8 violin. I am part of MUN, debate and medical society, so I very rarely have much free time!

My name is Hazelle and I joined Queen Anne’s School in U4.

I was in Wilkins house, a junior boarding house, and in Holmes I continued to board 4 nights a week.

The A-Levels I am doing are Maths, German and History and after Queen Anne’s I am deciding between doing International Relations and Public Policy at University in America.

I enjoy watching Marvel movies, fashion and event management. At school I am part of the 2nd lacrosse team, 1st netball team and 1st athletics team, and after all this team sport I also enjoy playing tennis for fun. I am currently doing my grade 8 piano, I am part of debate society and I run weekly MUN clinics for the younger years, from this experience with MUN I take part in public speaking events, as well as volunteering with Micklands reading scheme.

My name is Daria and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L6. I am a full boarder in Holmes.

The A-Levels I am doing are Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry and after Queen Anne’s I am planning on studying Natural Sciences at university. I enjoy reading and taking part in many extracurricular activities such as public speaking.

At school I do piano, I started a student-led debate club; I am a key member of MUN and law society. Recently, I started an astronomy society with some of my friends after we found an old telescope at school, we fixed it up and have put it to good use.

My name is Amy and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was in Wisdome house and then in Holmes I started boarding 2 nights a week.

The A-Levels I am doing are History, Politics and Business and after Queen Anne’s I am deciding between going to University to do History, possibly with a Law conversion, or a business apprenticeship specialising in hospitality or marketing, of which I have found a few that I am very interested in. I am also interested in taking a gap year and if I was to do one I would want to go interrailing around Europe, as I love the historical buildings and culture of different areas of the world.

I enjoy photography and make up artistry, I try to interlink these hobbies with my history studies, as I have worked on a project I created, “Fashion through the Ages”. At school I do speech and drama at grade 8 level and I am part of law society, I do a lot of volunteering/work experience with charities, especially Nordoff Robbins, and would love to get a job there in the future.

My name is Georgie and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was in Webbe house, and in Holmes I started boarding 2 nights a week.

The A-Levels I am doing are Physical Education, Biology and Geography and after Queen Anne’s I am deciding between doing Physiotherapy or Sport Science at University. I am hoping to take a gap year, however I am waiting to see university offers.

My hobbies are sports and music and I love being in Holmes with all my friends!
At school I play for the 1st teams in lacrosse and netball, tennis and I am on grade 6/7 for singing and grade 6 on the flute.

My name is Molly and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was in Ffyler house and in Holmes I am still a day girl, however, I board every now and then.

The A-Levels I am doing are Philosophy, Geography and Psychology and after Queen Anne’s I am deciding between doing Psychology or Geography at University. I am unsure at the moment whether I want to take a gap year or not.

I enjoy sports and hanging out with my friends. At school I play for the Netball 1st team and the 2nd team for lacrosse.

My name is Sylvia and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was in Maddock house and then in Holmes I continued boarding 5 nights a week.

The A-Levels I am doing are Classical Civilisation, Business and Psychology and I am interested in taking the EPQ (extended project qualification). I plan for my EPQ title to be ‘Do the benefits of medical marijuana justify its legality?’

After Queen Anne’s I will most likely go on to study law at university. I enjoy listening to music and also playing the piano recreationally, sleeping, reading and hanging out with my friends. At school I am a peer mentor, part of the debate club and a key member of Law Society.

My name is Hannah and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was in Wisdome house and in Holmes I am still a day girl.

The A-Levels I am doing are English Literature, Psychology and History and I am also interested in taking the EPQ (extended project qualification) on a topic combining dance and English Literature. After Queen Anne’s I will most likely go on to study English literature at University.

I enjoy dance lessons, exams and competitions, tennis coaching and playing, both in and out of school. I also have a horse, so enjoy riding and reading books to unwind. I do a lot of dance at Queen Anne’s and out of school, including modern, tap, ballet, jazz, ballroom and Latin, and I am also part of the Queen Anne’s dance company. I have completed up to Grade 6/7 in speech and drama and I am part of law society.

My name is Jess and I joined Queen Anne’s School in L4.

I was in Webbe house and in Holmes I am still a day girl.

The A-Levels I am taking are Classical Civilisation, Philosophy and Business and after Queen Anne’s I would love to go on to study film production/film making at University.

I enjoy drama and musical theatre and I have been part of a drama production company outside of school since I was 12. I’ve participated in many productions with the company over the years. Outside of school, I also teach swimming, which I really enjoy. I teach swimming to children from the ages 6-13 every Saturday with my club.