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QG Weekly #11


This week, scroll down to see the Class of 2020’s memories of school, Senior set designs, JS artistic quilt patches and pieces from our Virtual Summer Concert. 2020.

Summer Concert

This year’s Virtual Summer Concert included fantastic performances from the Junior and Senior musicians. Well done everyone!

Leavers Memories

This year our UVI have missed out on the traditional Leavers celebrations, instead they have been using pictures and words to tell us about their favourite QG memories.

Theatre Set Designs

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In Drama, pupils have been creating amazing set designs from things around the home!






Juniors Quilt Patch Submissions

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The Juniors have been working hard on these fantastic quilt squares as part of a local community project.

QG Weekly #10


Scroll down to see Matilda’s podcast, Remove’s cupcake gallery for Alzheimers Society, Luna and Maria’s piece for Absolutely Education, the Summer Garden Party photo album and staff’s #KeepTheChange pledges.

Podcast: ‘The Story of Art I – Goya’

An exploration of Goya’s painting, ‘Manuel Osorio Manrique de Zuñiga’, by Matilda (III Form)

Remove Baking For Alzheimers Society

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In their PSCE lessons, Remove have been baking cupcakes to raise awareness and money for Alzheimers Society.

Head Girls: A Day In Their Life

Catch a glimpse of a day in the life of our Head Girls in Absolutely Education (p64-65)

Summer Garden Party Memories

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In the absence of this year’s annual Summer Garden Party, we take a look back at some highlights from Summer Garden parties gone by!

#KeepTheChange Pledges From Staff

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Members of staff to tell us which of the positive changes from lockdown they intend to keep, as we enter a ‘new normal’… 

QG Weekly #9


Scroll down to see the JS Photography Club album, the Virtual Chamber Choir’s cover of ‘September’ and Melanie and Meredith’s winning harp performances.

Junior Photography Club

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The Juniors have been working hard on capturing photos on the theme of ‘parks, gardens and indoors at home’ during this term, with wonderful and creative results.

Senior Virtual Chamber Choir

The Chamber Choir’s newest performance is Earth, Wind and Fire’s ‘September’

Camac Harp Winners Melanie and Meredith


QG Weekly #8


Scroll down to see Sabrina’s fundraising video, anti-racism resources from Katya, Jade and Kalina’s Memory Box initiative, and the new Readathon launch video

Memory Box!

Jade and Kalina help us get creative with their Memory Box initiative.

Show Racism the Red Card Fundraising

Charity Prefect Sabrina makes an appeal to fundraise for anti-racism foundation, Show Racism the Red Card.

Readathon 2020

This week our Readathon was launched in both the Junior and Senior Schools!

Anti Racism Resources

Prefect Katya MacLennan has been researching resources this week to help educate us all a little further on the anti-racism movement.

BOOKS
‘Natives: Race and Class in the Ruins of Empire’
by Akala
‘White Fragility’ by Robin DiAngelo
‘How to be an Antiracist’ by Ibram X.Kendi
‘Me and White Supremacy’
by Layla Saad and Robin Diangelo
‘Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race’
by Reni Eddo-Lodge
‘So You Want To Talk About Race’ by Ijeoma Oluo

PODCASTS
1619
About Race
In Search of Black History
Witness Black History
Intersectionality Matters

Virtual Sports Day

It’s all go for Virtual Sports Day as the QG Community gets practising!

QG Weekly #7


Scroll down to see our pupils social distancing gallery, IIA with their breaking news story and House Music Group performances.


Social Distance Learning Gallery

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This week social distancing learning arrived at Queen’s Gate and pupils in Preliminary, Transition and III Form have been enjoying their new challenges!

IIA Breaking News Broadcast

Melissa, Sophia H and Allegra report some breaking news.

House Music Group Performances

This year House Music went virtual, and the performances were amazing!

QG Weekly #6


Scroll down to see the The Big Five outfit gallery, Juniors Dance Competition and Helena’s Sewing Video!


III Form Video Adverts Playlist!

III Form (and their families) have been working hard on their advertising project this week, and we LOVE the results!

The Big Five Gallery!

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The impressive array of outfits for last Friday’s Big Five Initiative Dress Up Day!

Sewing with Helena

UVI’s Helena has spent time in lockdown by refining her sewing skills!

Juniors Dance Competition

A compilation of the Juniors awesome dance moves for their competition this week

QG Weekly #5


Anna’s Day in the life Vlog

Deputy Head Girl, Anna, gives us a glimpse into her isolation life

Cheryl’s prize-winning performance

Cheryl Wu won Gold Prize in the Future Stars Category at the Saint-Petersburg international Piano Competition this week. Here is her entry of Minuet in F by W.A. Mozart.

PE Challenge #4

This week’s PE Challenge is one for the hand-eye coordination fans set by Mr Andres.

QG Weekly #4


The BIG FIVE initiative!

Our new charity initiative is getting you all dressing up on Friday 15 May! 
Visit the MyQG homepage for more information on how to donate!

PE Challenge #3…Juggling!

It’s time to get to grips with juggling in this week’s PE Challenge!

Staying Safe

IB’s Riyaha and her brother took part in the Midland Doctors safety measure video, helping us all to stay safe.