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    QM Hosts National Council of Young Women Conference

    QM hosted the National Council of Young Women Conference on Monday 30 September 2019. The theme of the conference, which brought together girls from schools across Yorkshire and the North East, was ‘Women in Law’. Three external speakers, all prominent, successful women representing a variety of disciplines in the Legal sector, delivered presentations alongside three QM

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    Royal Northern College of Music Place for Grace

    Congratulations to Grace Marwood, Year IV who, over the summer, auditioned for and has been accepted into the Royal Northern College of Music’s (RNCM) Junior Conservatoire. The news comes after Grace was invited to join the National Children’s Orchestra (NCO) earlier this year and means she will receive world-class tuition. Here, Grace shares her news

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    Xanthe Proudly Rides for GB at European Championships for Ponies

    We recently caught up with LVI girl Xanthe de Wesselow after she returned from Poland where she represented Great Britain at the FEI European Championships for Ponies. Xanthe and her ride, Baramona Lass (Suzi), were selected to ride for Great Britain after a succession of top ten placings at events this year. They travelled to

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    ‘Top Marks’ for QM girls with another year of successful GCSE results

    The girls at QM quite rightly jump for joy as today’s GCSE results are announced. The impressive results continue to improve year on year, perfectly demonstrating how QM girls tackle challenges head on and achieve anything they set their mind to. This year it has been reported that GCSEs were ‘more difficult’, with the new

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    Excellent A Level Results Confirm Queen Margaret’s “Excellent” Inspection Rating

    After being awarded the highest possible rating of “Excellent” in the recent inspection, Queen Margaret’s has yet again proven the quality of the education it provides to girls through today’s excellent A Level results. Students and staff have much to celebrate, with a 99% overall pass rate and an impressive quarter of all students achieving

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    Queen Margaret’s Judged “Excellent” in Inspection

    Queen Margaret’s was recently inspected by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) and has been judged as “excellent” in all categories assessed. See the full report here. The report confirms how QM is fulfilling its aim of girls achieving excellence both inside and outside of the classroom. Having observed lessons during their time at the School, inspectors agreed that “pupils develop outstanding study skills”.

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    Major Renovations and New Proprietor for QM Riding School

    This summer the Riding School at Queen Margaret’s is undergoing some major renovations ahead of us welcoming new proprietor, Claire Rowland, in September. The 25 stables at the Riding School are being fitted with brand new roofing and new post and rail fencing now lines the QM drive, ensuring that the Riding School’s four-legged residents

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    Emily Secures Place in England Lacrosse U19 National Academy

    Talented sportswoman and Year V QM girl, Emily Hope, has successfully secured her place in the England Lacrosse U19 National Academy, aged just 15 years old. Emily has been playing in the North of England Academy for nearly a year and her national selection came after she played in a tournament involving all of the

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    Xanthe to ride for Team GB at FEI European Championships for Ponies

    QM girl Xanthe de Wesselow is celebrating after being selected to represent Great Britain in the Charles Owen squad at the FEI European Championships for Ponies in Poland next month. Xanthe has had a successful year in the saddle so far, securing many top 10 placings with her two rides, including a notable second place

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    Speech Day 2019

    QM’s annual Speech Day is a time for celebration, whilst also tinged with sadness, as we said goodbye to our Upper Sixth Form girls as they continue their journey in life. The red ribbon marks the bond of friendship that the girls have shared over their time here at QM and we wish them all