Monthly Archives: October 2021

The Big Draw Art Festival to Make The Change

As part of the worldwide 2021 Big Draw Festival, pupils at Queen Mary’s School have brought drawing to life with their ‘Make the Change’ Big Draw event. With themes including Respecting Nature, The World We Want and Reusing Resources, pupils […]

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Music Scholars Perform at the Harrogate Flower Show

Our Senior musicians were invited to perform at the Harrogate Autumn Flower Show. For the first time the event was hosted at Newby Hall. As part of the performances, Jess and Elisabeth beautifully sang Lakmé’s Flower Duet.

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Brilliant Boarding Activities

Boarding is proving to be very popular with activities and trips making for a thriving, exciting and busy community. Boarders have enjoyed Musical Mamma Mia Madness, Fondue Making, Design a Ballgown and more. Here is a snapshot of some of […]

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Queen Mary’s Girls’ Amazing Work

Did you know that Mexico has the biggest pyramid by volume? In Spanish, Year 7 have been researching Spanish speaking countries. Year 4 scientists have been investigating insects. Flora and Odette tell us more. Year 4 had a wonderful time […]

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Interview with OM, Olivia Mulligan

Interview with Olivia Mulligan, Poet. Olivia attended Queen Mary’s from 2005 – 2010. During lockdown of Spring 2020 she embarked upon a poetry writing project, gaining national coverage and resulted in her being appointed BBC Radio York’s Poet Laureate.  Olivia […]

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Pre-Prep Takes Forest School Further Afield

Within their topic investigating ‘living things’ in Science and signs of the season for the younger children, Pre-Prep took their Forest School learning into the wider environment. On a walk up to Captain Cook’s Monument, the children spotted burrs, brambles, […]

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