QEGS Ashbourne
Parent View https://www.parentpay.com/ GO4Schools easyfundraising QEGSMAT
LATEST:

    Our Vision - A world-class education for ALL students at QEGS
    Follow @qegs_ashbourne on twitter

    Welcome to Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Ashbourne Academy

    Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School is a highly successful school, with an aspirational ethos which leads to excellent levels of achievement. Staff, students and governors are committed to working together to build a positive learning environment, ensuring continuing success for all students. Our core values include hard work, personal courtesy and a smart appearance. We firmly believe that the aim of always doing one's best is the key to sustained success.

    There are three standard points of entry into QEGS: Year 7, Year 10 and Year 12. We also welcome students to QEGS in any year group at various stages throughout the academic year. For further information about your child attending QEGS, please contact our Admissions and Transition Team to arrange a visit, a tour, even a taster day.


    Forthcoming Events & Academy Calendar

    - 22/7/2019

    Mon
    22 Jul
    INSET Day
    Tue
    23 Jul
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Wed
    24 Jul
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Thu
    25 Jul
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Fri
    26 Jul
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Sat
    27 Jul
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Sun
    28 Jul
    Academy Closed - Summer

    - 29/7/2019

    Mon
    29 Jul
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Tue
    30 Jul
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Wed
    31 Jul
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Thu
    01 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Fri
    02 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Sat
    03 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Sun
    04 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer

    - 5/8/2019

    Mon
    05 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Tue
    06 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Wed
    07 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Thu
    08 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Fri
    09 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Sat
    10 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Sun
    11 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer

    - 12/8/2019

    Mon
    12 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Tue
    13 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Wed
    14 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Thu
    15 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Fri
    16 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Sat
    17 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer
    Sun
    18 Aug
    Academy Closed - Summer


    Latest Letters

    Letter Icon
    Giving Back Day
    17th Jul 2019
    Letter Icon
    QEGS Expectations
    12th Jul 2019
    Letter Icon
    Letter Icon
    Book Fair
    17th Jun 2019


    Useful Forms


    Useful Documents


    News and Information

    Creative Media Student of the Year - Silver Award Winner

    Jul 2019 - Creative Media Student of the Year - Silver Award Winner

    QEGS Year 13 student Ben Bryan was recently awarded a Silver Award in the Pearson BTEC Creative Media Student of the Year 2019. This means, according to Pearson...

    Read full article

    Observatory Public Event - Partial Eclipse

    Jul 2019 - Observatory Public Event - Partial Eclipse

    The QEGS Community Observatory is open to the public on Tuesday 16th July 2019 from 5.00 until 6.30pm. Come and see our fantastic facilities and celebrate 50 years since the moon landings. All welcome, bring your family and friends!

    Email observatory@qegs.email if you need more information.

    EntFest

    Jul 2019 - EntFest

    On Friday 28th June we took 33 students from years 8-10 to ‘EntFest’...

    Read full article

    Open Evening

    Jul 2019 - Open Evening

    Join us for a friendly & informal open evening at which we welcome parents/carers & prospective students from Y5 & Y6 to visit our school & learn more about us.

    • Tuesday 24th September 2019
    • 5pm - 7pm
    • QEGS Main Hall

    Pop Up Uniform Shop

    Jul 2019 - Pop Up Uniform Shop

    Our uniform supplier will be in the school canteen on the following dates:

    • Fri 5th July 3.30 – 6pm – Primary School name A-K
    • Sat 6th July 10am – 3pm – Primary School name L-Z
    • Fri 19th July 3.30pm – 6pm – Ashbourne Primary students (surname A-K)
    • Sat 20th July 10am – 3pm – Ashbourne Primary students (surname L-Z)
    • Sat 3rd Aug 10am – 3pm – All Years & Sat 10th Aug 10am – 3pm – All Years

    More information available here.
    Note for Year 6 students starting in September 2019

    Jul 2019 - Note for Year 6 students starting in September 2019

    Apologies for any confusion caused...The start date is Wednesday 4th September 2019.

    LEST WE FORGET, QEGS TRIP TO YPRES

    Jun 2019 - LEST WE FORGET, QEGS TRIP TO YPRES

    Forty students and four staff have just returned from a fascinating trip to Ypres, Belgium.

    The visits were planned to see, first hand, the battle sites and memorials of World War 1.

    Read full article

    Louise Rennison National Funny Award 2020

    Jun 2019 - Louise Rennison National Funny Award 2020

    Do you enjoy reading funny books? Maybe acting funny stuff out? Come and chat with the organisers of the Louise Rennison National Funny Award 2020 for young writers and get inspired!

    The event is FREE so come along to QEGS Library on Friday 5th July 2019 4pm – 5.45pm and join in the fun!

    Read full article

    Humanities Day

    Jun 2019 - Humanities Day

    Primary school students were invited to QEGS to participate in Humanities Day. Students had the opportunity to explore various topics in Geography, History and Religious Studies, subjects which they are less familiar with at Primary School.

    Read full article

    Community Day

    Jun 2019 - Community Day

    QEGS are hosting a Community Day on Friday 12th July, which combines our annual Race for Life with the Summer Fair

    fundraise.cancerresearchuk.org

    Read full article

    QEGS STEM Club Win at the Big Bang Fair

    Jun 2019 - QEGS STEM Club Win at the Big Bang Fair

    Congratulations to the QEGS STEM club!
    They won the 'Real Life Application Award' today at the Big Bang Fair. All your hard work paid off! You are #QEGSAmazing.

    Ofsted Report

    Ofsted Inspection 2018

    Congratulations to all students, staff, parents and the wider community. The report from our Ofsted inspection on 26th April 2018 is now available. We are really proud and pleased that Ofsted endorsed and confirmed our own judgements of our school.

    Read full article


    Sport England ICT Mark Peak 11 and FMSIS Regional Winner - The Character Awards 2015 Healthy School Leading Space Education Quality Mark

    NCTL - National Support School ADVTSA QEGSMAT

    Arts Mark

    You can request a paper copy of the information contained on this website, free of charge. Please contact Reception to arrange this.

    Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School Ashbourne Academy - Proud to be part of the QEGSMAT

    Registered Address - The Green Road, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1EP
    Tel: 01335 343685 | E-mail: enquiries@queenelizabeths.derbyshire.sch.uk

    A company limited by guarantee registered in England & Wales (Company No. 07698914)

    Blue Example Button