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Climbing Trip

25th May 2022

PE at QMC! Our A Level PE 2nd Year students took a trip to Parthian Climbing, Southampton last week, where they were taught how to do bouldering, top rope climbing and speed climbing. This was an exciting day for the students, they thoroughly enjoyed the experience.   #QMCourageous #QMCollaborative #QMCurious #StudentTrips #PEStudnetsAtQMC

Cambodia Fundraising

12th April 2022

Lynne Jordan, Ricardo Ferreira, and Marcus Rutland took on a 36-mile cycling challenge yesterday to help QMC raise the £11,400 needed to build three new classrooms in Battambang, Cambodia. These will allow children who are living in poverty to gain the academic support they need to succeed in their education – greatly improving their chances…

Work Experience at QMC

8th April 2022

#SubjectSunday – Media at Queen Mary’s College This week we had our Year 2 Media students taking part in work experience around the College. Ellen (left), Sophie (Right) and Morgan (Back) helped the QMC Marketing team this week by experiencing how Marketing at our College is done. One group were given the opportunity to showcase…

Duke of Edinburgh 2022

6th April 2022

The Duke of Edinburgh students are back out again doing their expedition, they have been involved in a couple team work activities, such as putting up their tents and following a map. Day 1 “Currently raining but it was quite nice first thing this morning…” – Sarah Goldson #QMCollaborative #QMCourageous #QMCurious #DukeOfEdinburgh Day 2 “Very…

Graphics Prize to Asher Ross

5th April 2022

To round off our focus on Fundamental British Values this month, Assistant Principal Beth Linklater dropped in on one of our Graphics classes this morning to award a special prize to Asher Ross for their type collage focused on Democracy. Asher created it as part of their typography project, and all students on the course…

Student Commendation Awards

1st April 2022

QMC students are fantastic! The 145 winners of the Principal’s Commendation defines the qualities we most admire in our students! They all attended a short congratulations speech from Principal, Mark Henderson, which left the students with bright smiles and cookies, after the talk! Curiosity, Collaboration, Creativity and last but not least Courageous – never giving…

Japanese Trip

30th March 2022

GCSE Japanese students went to London yesterday to attend the Sixth Form Japan Taster. Students experienced cultural workshops (kokeshi, hanko and soroban) there. We visited Japan Centre after the event and had some Japanese food. 🍜🥟🍱

QMC takes part in biggest Rubgy 7s Tournament

28th March 2022

The Rosslyn Park National schools 7s is the world’s biggest rugby 7s tournament. There were over 150 schools in this year’s under 18 Vase tournament and Queen Mary’s College were the only team in Hampshire to make it through to the final. QMC were drawn against the Samuel Ryder Academy from Hertfordshire, Farlingaye High School Suffolk and Welsh…

Forest School at College

16th March 2022

Some of our childcare and health and social care students took part in Forest School in the college grounds this week. They were lead by two Forest School teachers from The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust. Forest School is increasingly being used early years settings and some health and social care environments. There…

Donations for Ukraine Refugees

16th March 2022

Donations are now closed! Thank you so much to everyone who donated! We are so grateful for the overwhelming support we have had from both students and staff for the Ukraine Refugees; from donations, to helping sort boxes…. it’s so appreciated! Let us now take the love we have  shown for those in need and…