The girls at Queen Mary’s School, Topcliffe, have once again been jumping for joy over their GCSE results. With 84% of pupils achieving 5 or more A*-C grades, this was nearly 20% higher than the national average.
Last week, the girls of Year 7 and 8 put on a truly mad performance of Alice in Wonderland for parents and girls!
Ratty, Toad, Mole and Badger joined us to celebrate a fantastic climax to the Summer Term for Year 6. The Kenneth Grahame classic, Wind in the Willows, raced down the drive to Baldersby Park with a ‘toot toot’, and took over the girls to transform them into the magical woodland characters. Read more..
Queen Mary’s own Lily Weston (Year 7) has discovered her talent for Archery! She completed the Beginner’s Course in May 2014 and achieved both her Junior White and Black Badge awards in her first year and is currently working on her Blue Badge.
Yet again the Queen Mary’s Equestrian Squad came up trumps with some amazing results at the NSEA jumping with style competition at N.E.C. on Sunday 17th May.
A hard fought Junior class saw our two teams of Bobbie Denny, Jemima Sanderson, Sophie Stephenson, Megan Ford, Amelia Murray, Amy Bell, Lucy Drake and Tara Barker losing out on qualifying for this years championships by just a couple of time faults with the teams finishing 3rd and 4th.