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Hindu Temple visit

07.07.2008

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Hindu Temple visit

All Year 7 boys visited Bhaktivedanta Manor in Aldenham, the largest Hindu temple outside India, to experience the culture of Hinduism. The boys enjoyed bullock cart rides aound the grounds,...

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Competition win funds new eco garden

07.07.2008

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Competition win funds new eco garden

Year 13 pupil Akhil Amlani has chosen to create an Environmental Awareness Garden at the School with £1,000 awarded to him as part of his prize for winning the London...

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Valete

07.07.2008

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Valete

Thanks and best wishes go to all staff leaving QE at the end of this academic year, but the retirement of Malcolm Lee merits a special mention. Mr Lee has...

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Mathematically minded

07.07.2008

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Mathematically minded

QE boys have excelled this year in the various UK Mathematics Trust Maths Challenges. In the Junior Challenge, 211 boys from Years 7 and 8 took part, with 71 receiving...

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Hired and Fired – The Apprentices 2008

07.07.2008

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Hired and Fired – The Apprentices 2008

All 180 boys in Year 9 spent a day off time-table near the end of term to take part in an exciting careers advice event based on the BBC’s The...

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The economist

07.07.2008

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The economist

Year 12 student Promit Anwar has been shortlisted for the Royal Economics Society’s Young Economist of the Year essay competition with an essay on the subject of ‘A global banknote’....

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Fete Accomplished: Fun, food and fund-raising success

04.07.2008

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Fete Accomplished: Fun, food and fund-raising success

Founder’s Day is always one of the highlights of Queen Elizabeth’s School’s year – and the 2008 event was no exception, in spite of the inclement weather. The Founder’s Day...

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Making the right moves

04.07.2008

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Making the right moves

Queen Elizabeth’s School has further demonstrated its strength in chess, with boys participating in regional, national and international competitions this term. Two QE boys were this month taking part in the...

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Sharing our musical expertise

04.07.2008

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Sharing our musical expertise

QE, which has Specialist Music College status, is to extend its programme allowing students from partner schools to learn an instrument at no cost. All the spaces for September were...

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Design & Technology news

03.07.2008

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Design & Technology news

Pupil Prasana Uthayakumar is high on the reserve list for an Arkwright Scholarship – a scheme under which successful scholars are sponsored for their Sixth Form studies by a leading...

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Science highlights

03.07.2008

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Science highlights

Out of ten Year 13 QE entrants to the Institute of Biology’s annual Biology Olympiad, two achieved Silver awards, five Bronze, one was Highly Commended and one Commended. Two Year...

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Summer sports

03.07.2008

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Summer sports

Boys in the lower years of the School have been performing strongly on the cricket field this term. At time of writing the U12 and U13 teams have reached the...

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