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    Tickets now available for ‘A Christmas Carol’

    Next week will see QM’s production of ‘A Christmas Carol’ on stage in the School’s Chapman Theatre. QM’s version of the Christmas classic will have all the structure of a traditional pantomime whilst maintaining the story centred on London’s meanest inhabitant, Ebenezer Scrooge. Packed with colourful characters, gags and lots of audience participation, ‘A Christmas

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    Devised Drama

    A Level Theatre Studies Students Clementine Corner, Georgia Elwers, Chloe Wong, Olivia Adams, Georgina Deri and Nadia Fewlass-Jones have given superb performances of two devised theatre pieces to a rapt audience of their peers in the Chapman Theatre. Clementine, Georgia and Chloe performed a harrowing piece on mental breakdown called ‘Sarah’, inspired in part by

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    QMPT Raffle

    Queen Margaret’s Prince’s Trust (QMPT) is a group of 11 entrepreneurial girls who are trying to raise as much money as they can in ten weeks for the Prince’s Trust. The Prince’s Trust is an incredible charity which works to improve the lives of disadvantaged young people across the UK, many of whom are the

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    QM Show Jumpers Qualify for Royal Windsor Horse Show

    A team of QM show jumpers have successfully qualified for Royal Windsor Horse Show. Anna Layfield, Ella Webster, Isobel Saxby and Grace Laver competed at the National Schools Equestrian Association (NSEA) event at Epworth in the 90cm Team Qualifier Class. They won the class and in doing so secured their place at the NSEA Show Jumping

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    Careers and Leadership Activity Day

    Year III girls recently enjoyed a Careers and Leadership Day at School which saw them encounter a variety of activities which will help prepare them for the future. The morning session was led by Mike Parker-Cook from national careers information provider, Inspiring Futures. The girls completed a 20 minute online Career Investigator questionnaire designed to

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    QM Girls Support Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal

    Girls from Years V, LVI and UVI once again supported the Fulford Branch of the Royal British Legion (RBL) last week by poppy selling at three busy outlets in York.  Cliff Lawrie of RBL Fulford is always keen to accept the help of the girls on behalf of his Branch. He commented “Our members are all

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    RebootR through to the next round of the Real Business Challenge

    The morning of the challenge, I had actually forgotten that we were doing it. I went up to my dorm to find my friends talking about it, then it hit me. TODAY was the day of the Coca-Cola Real Business Challenge and I didn’t know what to feel. Excited? Scared? Not bothered? We all went

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    Classics Trip to London

    After an early train ride to London we reached Waterloo where we proceeded to walk to the National Theatre Archive and joined the St Peter’s Classicists. The Archive contains recordings of all the productions put on by the National Theatre since it was founded in 1963, and these recordings are available for visitors to watch.

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    Bonfire Night 2016

    When it comes to bonfire night, QM does not do things by halves and, thanks to the QM and Escrick Primary School families, what a night it proved to be. The preparations began weeks before, with the QM Estates Team carefully constructing an incredible Viking ship bonfire in the School grounds and with the QM

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    Athens Drama Study Tour

    As most of the QM girls left School for a relaxing and well-deserved Half Term break, 15 Drama students took the unique opportunity to pack their bags, grab their passports and head off to Athens for an exciting five-day study tour. Whilst the bags and passports provided a couple of memorable ‘challenges’ along the way,