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Design Technology news: QE Boys set the benchmark

06.07.2009

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Design Technology news: QE Boys set the benchmark

QE’s GCSE students have been highly commended by the moderators from examination board OCR for the impeccable standard of their coursework folders and their attention to detail on their practical...

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QE among top ten schools nationally in mathematics competition

03.07.2009

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QE among top ten schools nationally in mathematics competition

Queen Elizabeth’s School came seventh out of 70 schools competing in the national finals of the prestigious Team Maths Challenge. It was the first time that a QE team had...

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Double success in national engineering scholarship

03.07.2009

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Double success in national engineering scholarship

QE Year 11 pupils Priyesh Patel and Sam Catchpole-Smith have both secured places on the prestigious Arkwright Scholarship scheme for young engineers. The Arkwright Scholarship is recognised as the flagship...

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Sustained success of enterprising pupils

03.07.2009

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Sustained success of enterprising pupils

A group of QE boys who reached the North London finals of the Young Enterprise Award have gone on to run their own professional company successfully for a year. The...

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Cricket: National and regional success on the field

02.07.2009

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Cricket: National and regional success on the field

QE’s U13 cricket XI qualified for this year’s national David English/Bunbury Cup as last season’s Middlesex champions – the first time a QE team has achieved this feat. The team...

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Learning about Hinduism

01.07.2009

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Learning about Hinduism

The whole of Year 7 took part in a visit to Bhaktivedanta Manor in the village of Aldenham as part of the Summer Term’s Religion & Society topic of Hinduism....

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A rewarding visit

30.06.2009

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A rewarding visit

Twenty QE students who had shown particular commitment to the School’s play, Animal Farm, were rewarded with a visit to The Globe theatre. The theatre on the South Bank is...

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A clean sweep

25.06.2009

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A clean sweep

Boys from QE achieved success across the board in a competition about World Citizenship. The competition, which was organised by the Baha’i Community, was open to Year 7 pupils in...

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Bollywood Orchestra’s to perform on national stage

19.05.2009

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Bollywood Orchestra’s to perform on national stage

QE’s Bollywood Orchestra has won a place in the Music for Youth National Festival. Eighteen boys from Years 9-12 prepared a version of A R Rahman’s Raga’s Dance, including elements...

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QE boys triumph in regional Mathematics competition

14.05.2009

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QE boys triumph in regional Mathematics competition

A team of four QE pupils beat off 35 other teams to win the regional Team Maths Challenge and secure a place in the competition’s national finals. Team captain Nigethan...

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QE wins London-wide award for academic excellence

07.05.2009

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QE wins London-wide award for academic excellence

Schools Secretary Ed Balls and Ofsted Chief Inspector Christine Gilbert presented Queen Elizabeth’s School Headmaster John Marincowitz with the Evening Standard’s Secondary Academic Excellence Award. QE was one of only...

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Tom Palmer, of England and Wasps, leads drills for QE U15s

03.04.2009

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Tom Palmer, of England and Wasps, leads drills for QE U15s

England and Wasps rugby star Tom Palmer arrived at Queen Elizabeth’s at the end of this term to give an elite session for the Under 15s rugby team. Tom, who...

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