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    Open Morning: A little invitation to discover big opportunities!

    Queen Margaret’s welcomes you to join us on Saturday 30 March from 10:00 for our forthcoming Open Morning. This is a great opportunity for you and your family to meet our new Head, Sue Baillie, who takes over from Jessica Miles in September 2019 and to take a tour of the School. You’ll also be able

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    Welcoming the QM Family for Fizz & Fashion at Fenwicks

    The QM Family came together for the Fizz & Fashion event at Fenwicks York last night. Our Sixth Form girls took to the catwalk to present the latest spring and summer fashion ranges whilst guests enjoyed exclusive access to the store for shopping and were treated to make-up masterclasses.

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    Welcoming the Bishop of Beverley at QM’s Confirmation Service

    Eleven QM girls were confirmed in a lovely service on Sunday. The Right Reverend Glyn Webster, Bishop of Beverley led the service which the girls’ family and friends proudly witnessed. Guests enjoyed lunch after the service in The Wenlock Library.

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    Groundbreaking Day for QM Quiet Garden

    Wednesday was quite literally a groundbreaking day at QM as Head, Jessica Miles, donned her hard hat to cut the first sod for the School’s brand new Quiet Garden. The Quiet Garden is a result of the QM Annual Fund 2018 and has been made possible thanks to the generous support of the Old Margaretian Association

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    A high standard of performance at the annual Soft Song 2019

    Soft Song is a date in the diary which everyone at QM really looks forward to, not least because the standard of the performance from each House is always exceptionally high. Last night Soft Song 2019 was held in The Chapel and was, once again, breathtaking. The difficult task of judging was down to Heather Watts.

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    Enhancing lives and experiences through ‘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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    The QM Chamber Choir perform 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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    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