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Shrek the Musical

This week the cast, band, crew and staff have finally come together to present our annual musical, and this year we have had the pleasure of doing ‘Shrek the Musical’. Everyone has been working hard for several months learning lines, music, dances, songs; designing set and costumes all ready to present to our audience. Nothing … Continue reading Shrek the Musical

UK Maths Challenge

Best of luck to the students on Friday who have qualified for the follow on round of the UK intermediate Maths Challenge. This is after doing amazingly well on the initial paper. Grey Kangaroo:  Huxley W Y9, Will A Y11, Grey P Y10 Pink Kangaroo:   Max M Y11, Will T Y11, Maisie W Y11 Well done! … Continue reading UK Maths Challenge

Boothby Campus

We are so pleased and excited with our new building with 10 classrooms, 4 changing rooms, new canteen, study space for sixth form and a new Boothby reception.  It has not been easy to complete and we are nearly ready for opening.  This new building and the Sixth Form Centre will be known as the … Continue reading Boothby Campus

World Book Day 2023

Students and staff had a great WBD with over 200 students entering the QEGS Book Puzzle Competition, Year 7, 8 and 9 watching an author talk with the editors of "Being an Ally", Shakirah Bourne and Dana Alison Levy and the staff in the English Team dressed up as characters from books/series that we teach … Continue reading World Book Day 2023

Maths Escape Room

On Thursday 2nd March we held a Maths based Escape Room! Over 100 students took part over the course of the day, and their aim was to solve the problems to unlock the boxes as quickly as possible. The students worked really hard and the Escape Room leader commented on the fantastic resilience of our … Continue reading Maths Escape Room

Intermediate Maths Challenge

Results are now in for the Intermediate Maths Challenge 2023! Well done to all QEGS students who participated (over 150). Congratulations to the certificate achievers: Amazing! 5 Golds, 25 Silvers and 29 Bronze across years 11, 10 & 9. Good luck to the 6 students who have qualified for the next round. #QEGS #Maths #UKMTResults

Revision Information Evening

Year 11 Parents and Students Revision Information Evening We held a Year 11 parent and student revision information and support session online on Thursday 16th February. Mrs Walker covered useful revision strategies and ways to support your child through the revision and exam period. The recording of the event and the presentation can be found … Continue reading Revision Information Evening

Sad News – Mr Roberts

With great sadness, I have to inform the QEGS community that Dave Roberts (former QEGS member of staff and Head of Music) died peacefully over the weekend. A very sad day for his partner, family, colleagues and students who knew him. Mr Roberts was a huge influence on so many young people's lives musically and … Continue reading Sad News – Mr Roberts

Under 14s Netball

On Sat 28th the U14 netball team represented Derbyshire in the East Midlands regional tournament. QEGS won all games beating some really tough opposition to make it through to the semi finals, where they won 15-8. Leaving them to play Repton in the final, wining 13-8. Well done!

Girls Football

The U14 Girls came away 4-1 winners in the quarter final of the County Cup. Everyone had an amazing game. Goals Bella x 2, Lucy D & Kacie. POM Maizie. The girls are now preparing for the Semi Final. Well Done! U15 Girls played in the 5th round of the National Cup against a very … Continue reading Girls Football

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