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More power to their elbows! Year 11 boys win national technology competition with eco-friendly device

23.08.2021

STEM | Technology

More power to their elbows! Year 11 boys win national technology competition with eco-friendly device

A pair of Year 11 pupils’ design for a hi-tech, small-scale solution to the problem of faltering power supplies in developing countries won first prize in a national competition. Anubhav...

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Unwavering determination: QE boys reap the rewards of staying focused in tough times with a superb set of GCSE results

12.08.2021

School performance

Unwavering determination: QE boys reap the rewards of staying focused in tough times with a superb set of GCSE results

Year 11 pupils at Queen Elizabeth’s School today celebrated a very strong set of results, continuing a long pattern of outstanding success at GCSE. In spite of the disruption caused...

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Bright and exciting futures beckon for QE’s pandemic-era A-level students

10.08.2021

School performance

Bright and exciting futures beckon for QE’s pandemic-era A-level students

Queen Elizabeth’s School Year 13 pupils were today basking in the brilliance of outstanding A-level results that will propel them into top degree courses at world-leading universities. In a second...

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Out of the ordinary

05.08.2021

Academic enrichment | Arts | Drama | Music | STEM

Out of the ordinary

Boys from Years 7–10 relished the opportunities offered to them during Enrichment Week 2021, when all four year groups were given a day off from their normal lesson timetables. From...

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Hi-tech help for NHS heroes recognised with award from Lord Mayor

02.08.2021

Service | Technology

Hi-tech help for NHS heroes recognised with award from Lord Mayor

Sixth-former Ukendar Vadivel has won an award from the Lord Mayor of London for his innovative work producing face shields for the NHS during last year’s lockdown. He worked closely...

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A strong season, with plenty of promise for the future

30.07.2021

Sport

A strong season, with plenty of promise for the future

The School’s 2021 return to cricket brought a glittering county cup run for one team and the best performance in decades by an individual batsman. After last year’s Summer Term...

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Brightest and best: prize-winners challenged to be the “shining lights” of tomorrow

27.07.2021

School performance

Brightest and best: prize-winners challenged to be the “shining lights” of tomorrow

Prize-winners at Junior Awards should be proud of all they have achieved in the most testing times, Headmaster Neil Enright told them in his address. After the live event was...

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Down to the wire! Champion House announced at end-of-year assembly

23.07.2021

Charity | House system

Down to the wire! Champion House announced at end-of-year assembly

Underne are the winners of the 2020–21 Eric Shearly House Cup, after a late surge took them past last year’s champion, Stapylton. The 2019-20 winners had actually been in the...

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Mind how you go! Boys step out on sponsored charity walk

20.07.2021

Alumni | Charity

Mind how you go! Boys step out on sponsored charity walk

Pupils headed off into the countryside on a 10km walk and raised more than £4,500 for QE’s long-running Indian charity appeal and for the Piano Fund. Torrential downpours forced a...

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Back in action! QE’s cadets on exercise at last

16.07.2021

CCF | Trips

Back in action! QE’s cadets on exercise at last

QE’s Combined Cadet Force headed off to camp and pitted their skills against each other in their first exercise since March 2020. Cadets from Year 10 to Year 12 travelled...

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Getting active in a very good cause

11.07.2021

Charity | Sport

Getting active in a very good cause

International football fever has broken out at QE – and while some eagerly await the results of a certain game at Wembley tonight, celebrations of soccer successes even closer to...

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Young Enterprise team wins award for their eco product

06.07.2021

Academic enrichment | Alumni | Trips

Young Enterprise team wins award for their eco product

QE’s Young Enterprise team won an Innovation Award after impressing judges at a trade fair with their eco-friendly phone cases. Adjudicators at the Young Enterprise Trade Fair at Old Spitalfields...

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