Senior Maths Challenge 2023

2nd November 2023

Maths students at Queen Mary’s College celebrated the results of their excellent efforts following the recent Senior Maths Challenge (SMT). Aimed at students who are in year 13 or below, this is an international competition regulated by the UK Maths Trust. The Challenge consists of a 90-minute paper with 25 multiple-choice questions where participants all…

QMC Teachers Shortlisted for ‘Above and Beyond’ Category at Destination Basingstoke Awards

17th May 2023

Contributions to ED&I initiatives recognised at the 2023 Place to be Proud of Awards Queen Mary’s College (QMC) is proud to announce that two of its exceptional teachers, Stella Gibbons and Katherine Bejide, have been shortlisted for the prestigious ‘Above and Beyond’ category at Destination Basingstoke’s 2023 Place to be Proud of Awards. The nominations…

OFSTED Outstanding for students’ behaviour and attitudes

9th February 2023

What a busy, exciting and successful academic year this has already been for QMC! On the back of the best exam results in the College’s history (99% A level pass rate and 81% of students achieving A*- C grades), QMC has been awarded OFSTED ‘Outstanding’ for our students’ behaviour and attitudes and ‘Good’ in all…

50th Anniversary Celebration

11th October 2022

Queen Mary’s College was delighted to continue its year of festivities to celebrate 50 years of quality education in Basingstoke with an anniversary party for existing and former staff, students and governors.  The College’s current Principal, Mark Henderson, was thrilled to be joined by 4 of his predecessors including the first Principal Eric McFarlane.  His…

Results Day 2022

16th August 2022

The headlines are in and we are celebrating 99% A Level pass rate, 57% A*-B and 81% A*-C! The very best of luck to all our students who are collecting results this morning! _____________________________________________________________ Continuing Exam Success for Queen Mary’s College 99% pass rate at A Level: 81% A*-C grades  69 % High Grades for…

Celebrating Art Centre Excellence 2022

15th June 2022

QMC’s very own Performing Arts Centre of Excellence is celebrating! Several of our students from across Music, Drama, Dance and Performing Arts courses have been offered places on highly competitive courses, at a number of prestigious and highly sought after destinations. This video showcases just some of the students who are destined for great success…

Law Awards 2022

8th June 2022

Law Awards Students have been nominated for these awards because we have seen in them, many of the attributes that make outstanding law students. They have shown enthusiasm..determination and passion for the subject of law in lessons and through their consistent hard work during their studies.  Many have shown dedication by participating in extra-curricular activities…

Fairwell Friday 2022

8th June 2022

What a fantastic, fun-filled afternoon to say farewell to students who are leaving for pastures new. We wish you the very best of luck in your exams and for all the exciting new chapters ahead. The past 2 years have not been the easiest to navigate and we are super proud of the achievements and…

Queen’s Jubilee Celebration

8th June 2022

Yesterday our Foundation Learning students had a chance to have an early Jubilee Party in the Learning Hub, with their friends. They made beautiful decorated crowns, brought in delicious food to share and they even had a rendition of the National anthem to get everyone in the spirit! #queensjubilee2022 #celebration #FoundationLearning

Performing Arts “Be more Chill”

26th May 2022

The 1st Year Foundation Diploma Performing Art students successfully performed the contemporary musical “Be More Chill”, which is adapted from the YA novel by Ned Vizzini. The themes touched on the influence of social media, teenagers feeling isolated when not deemed ‘popular’ and desiring to change their appeal to their peers, the songs depict many…