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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

    Posted 16 November 2016 by Emily Sowden
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    30 Years On

    Saturday 8 October saw a very special event take place at QM when the School celebrated 30 years of independence. To mark the occasion there was an unveiling of a specially commissioned portrait of Colin McGarrigle, who was Head at Queen Margaret’s in 1986 when the School left the Woodard Foundation. It was a real

    Posted 13 October 2016 by Emily Sowden
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    ‘Dress A Girl Around the World’ Charity Project.

    Earlier in the year Mrs Stewart announced the start of the ‘Dress a Girl Around the World’ charity project where she asked for donations of pillowcases and bedding from girls and staff. She also asked for the donation of a small amount of anyone’s time. This special project aims to give every girl, wherever she

    Posted 7 July 2016 by Katherine Walker
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    Weather doesn’t dampen the spirits of the LVI Biologists

    Members of LVI set out to the Cranedale Field Trip Centre in the company of Dr Mariner and Mr Hazlewood for a weekend of Biology. The unpleasant weather didn’t dishearten us on arrival when we were introduced to John, our group leader. After being shown around, freshening up and putting on our fashionable, and later

    Posted 5 July 2016 by Katherine Walker
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    Food glorious food!

      Aspiring young chefs from Years III & IV have been put to the test with this year’s QM MasterChef. With the theme of ‘Foods from Different Cultures’, girls have been roasting, baking, slow cooking and chopping their way to victory, trying to impress QM’s array of judges, who meticulously tried every single dish from

    Posted 27 May 2016 by Katherine Walker
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    Fenwick Fashion Show

    On Thursday 28 April over 50 parents joined us for an evening of fizz, fashion and fabulous make up. In partnership with Fenwick York QM hosted this glitzy event which was raising money for the QM Bursary Fund. The audience enjoyed an interactive Make-up Masterclass with Alan Pan, Estée Lauder Global Make-Up Artist. Covering everything from basic

    Posted 25 May 2016 by Katherine Walker
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    Cantiamo go out and about in York

    Cantiamo (our inclusive Years I and II choir) went on a trip to sing to the community in York. We visited two places, the first being Connaught Court Residential Care Home. As a choir we performed three songs for them; Here I Am, Love Yourself and Stand by Me. There were also group and individual performances

    Posted 20 May 2016 by Katherine Walker
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    Viviane wins art competition

      Viviane Bunn (UVI) entered a painting competition run by the designer outlet near School and won it! But we shouldn’t be surprised: her ‘Playful Pigs’ grace the cover of the latest edition of QM’s Insights and she is a very talented artist. The picture was a painting of a Highland Cow. Congratulations and well done

    Posted 18 May 2016 by Katherine Walker
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    Lessons from Auschwitz

    Mr Rollinson and two girls in the LVI (Tryphaena Smith and Georgia Hodgkiss) recently had a 03:00 start from QM to visit Auschwitz-Birkenau as part of the Lessons From Auschwitz programme organised by the Holocaust Educational Trust.  At the heart of this programme is the message that ‘hearing is not like seeing’, and the visit

    Posted 17 May 2016 by Katherine Walker