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    The Annual Fund 2019

    We are delighted to launch The Annual Fund 2019, designed to further enhance the girls’ life and experiences at School. We hope you will support us. Three carefully selected projects have been chosen which will benefit the whole School, providing both intellectual stimulation and inspiration whilst also enriching the very important time spent outside of

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    Evensong at York Minster

    Since the start of term the Chamber Choir has been working hard on our repertoire for the annual Evensong service at York Minster. This week all the Chamber Choir members travelled to York Minster for final rehearsals in the afternoon, before the service started at 17:15. It was real privilege to sing in such a beautiful

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    Schools Nursing Conference

    This week Queen Margaret’s, York (QM) hosted the inaugural Independent Schools Nursing Conference. The brainchild of QM’s resident Senior Nurse, Helen Williams, the conference was created to respond to an emerging need to recognise health and well-being’s role in schools. Covering topics such as Diabetes, Eating Disorders and Safeguarding, the Conference has been developed to create

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    QM Open Morning

    Come and be inspired on Saturday 30 March from 10am at our forthcoming Open Morning. Our Open Mornings provide a fantastic opportunity for you and your family to take a tour of the School, chat to our current girls and members of staff as well as sampling our award-winning food. You will also have the

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    Independent Girls’ School of the Year

    Queen Margaret’s has been awarded Highly Commended Independent Girls’ School of the Year in the inaugural Independent School Parent Magazine Awards. The accolade was decided upon by a judging panel comprising leading figures from the sector in recognition of the depth, breadth and strength of the overall QM offer.

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    When You Wish Upon a Star

    QM guests enjoyed a wonderful dance performance, titled ‘When You Wish Upon a Star’ – a Disney dream sequence which transported the audience to a world of magic and make-believe. The girls were fabulous and in particular the UVI girls were well-deserving of their final show and special finale. Their passion and commitment to Dance

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    Sue Baillie Appointed Head of Queen Margaret’s

    The Board of Governors is delighted to announce that Sue Baillie has been appointed Head of Queen Margaret’s, York. Sue began her twenty-seven year teaching career in the North at Barnard Castle School and has had an affinity with the region ever since. For the last seven years Sue has been Pastoral Director at Newcastle

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    Yorkshire’s Big Night Out

    QM’s performing arts came together for Yorkshire’s Big Night Out on Monday 12 November at the Harrogate Convention Centre. QM delivered an exciting opening performance showcasing the very best in dance, drama and music to an audience of over 1000 people. The White Rose Awards recognises excellence in the tourism industry and we were extremely proud to support

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    A Quiet Garden for QM

    QM was absolutely delighted by the news that at its Annual General Meeting in October there was overwhelming support from the Old Margaretian Association (OMA) to fund the creation of a Quiet Garden in the very heart of the School grounds. The Quiet Garden will nurture spiritual and mental wellbeing, as it will provide a

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    Lest we forget…

    Sunday marked 100 years since the First World War came to a halt, bringing an end to the four-year war which changed the face of global conflict. The QM Family joined us today for our Remembrance Service in The Chapel, paying our respects to the nine million military personnel who lost their lives in the conflict.