New & noteworthy

“Wonderful variety, expert musicianship”

21.03.2024

Music

“Wonderful variety, expert musicianship”

QE’s young composers demonstrated both their creativity and their virtuosity in a special concert showcasing their work. The Chamber, Choral and Composition Concert featured pupils’ own compositions for their GCSE...

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Harrow successfully defend title as home side battle hard in rain-hit QE Sevens

18.03.2024

Sport

Harrow successfully defend title as home side battle hard in rain-hit QE Sevens

The 48th Annual Queen Elizabeth’s School Sevens brought out the best in competitors and helpers alike, with teams serving up some exciting rugby despite the challenging conditions. Weeks of rain...

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Celebrating QE’s champions at Senior Awards

15.03.2024

Academic enrichment | School performance | Support & guidance

Celebrating QE’s champions at Senior Awards

Olympian Derek Redmond offered both congratulations and some sage advice born of his own hard-won experience to prize-winners at 2024’s Senior Awards ceremony. Mr Redmond enjoyed a successful international career...

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Critic critically acclaimed! Suryansh named among winners of New York Times competition

13.03.2024

Academic enrichment | English | Library & creative writing

Critic critically acclaimed! Suryansh named among winners of New York Times competition

A sixth-former’s review of Balenciaga’s autumn collection has been named among the winners in a New York Times writing contest. Suryansh Sarangi was selected as one of nine overall winners...

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Careers Convention offers guidance on corporate finance, the creative industries, consultancy, chiropractic medicine and the civil service – and that’s just the Cs!

07.03.2024

Careers

Careers Convention offers guidance on corporate finance, the creative industries, consultancy, chiropractic medicine and the civil service – and that’s just the Cs!

It’s not just about what you know, nor even who you know…you have to learn to build trust and communicate well if you want to get ahead in your business...

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After celebrating season’s rugby successes, School now looks forward to the QE Sevens

04.03.2024

Alumni | Sport

After celebrating season’s rugby successes, School now looks forward to the QE Sevens

As the School’s U14 and U16 rugby squads prepare to welcome teams from around the country to the 48th annual QE Sevens tournament, their U15 counterparts are reflecting on a...

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Quiz questions and Queen, ribbons and rainbow bracelets: QE’s colourful LGBT History Month

29.02.2024

Partnership | Support & guidance

Quiz questions and Queen, ribbons and rainbow bracelets: QE’s colourful LGBT History Month

QE marked February as LGBT History Month with a series of special assemblies and other events designed to raise awareness of the issues. 2023’s School Captain, Darren Lee, led the...

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Thrills – and not too many spills – on an alpine adventure

26.02.2024

Sport | Trips

Thrills – and not too many spills – on an alpine adventure

With beginners making up at least half the 80-strong party that headed for the French alps, this year’s QE skiing trip was a time to enjoy thrilling new experiences alongside...

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Launching QE’s new pupil-run Science magazine

21.02.2024

Academic enrichment | Economics | History | Politics

Launching QE’s new pupil-run Science magazine

Bioquest, QE’s new, richly illustrated Science journal, features articles covering topics that range from a look at plant communication to an exploration of the eye’s importance in predicting human health....

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Global warming to a theme

05.02.2024

Academic enrichment | Debating & public speaking

Global warming to a theme

Twenty of QE’s youngest boys teamed up with pupils from a leading independent girls’ school to explore the environmental crisis and learn how to persuade others to take action. The...

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World-beating QE team celebrate competition success

01.02.2024

Academic enrichment | Maths

World-beating QE team celebrate competition success

A Year 12 team have been presented with their trophy after seeing off competition from 1,200 teams from Slovenia to Singapore to triumph in the international Ritangle Mathematics competition. The...

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Smashed it! QE shatters previous record, with 62 Oxbridge offers

26.01.2024

Alumni | School performance

Smashed it! QE shatters previous record, with 62 Oxbridge offers

Queen Elizabeth’s School has set a new all-time record for the number of places offered by Oxford and Cambridge universities, with the 2024 figure of 62 offers easily surpassing the...

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