Nov 25

Flu Vaccinations for Years 7 and 8

Flu vaccination informationAll pupils in Years 7 and 8 have been given consent forms and information sheets for a new flu vaccination programme being trialled in Birmingham. This age group is most susceptible to catching the illness and the aim is to protect these children to cut down the risk of a many more vulnerable …

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Nov 21

Get a flavour of life as a teacher!

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Queensbridge School opens its doors on Monday to a group of people who are thinking of teaching as a career. We look forward to welcoming them. As part of the CPTSA Alliance, QB is offering 12 train to teach places for next September as part of the School Direct scheme. Check out the website!

Nov 21

Queensbridge Year 7 Girls’ Night In

All 60 girls take part in the ultimate dance routine, led by Miss Gibb!

With DOUBLE the usual number of girls in Year 7 this year, this annual girls’ event seems gigantic! With onesies, dance routines, pizzas and party atmosphere, this feels very special and a whole lot of Friday night fun!

With DOUBLE the usual number of girls in Year 7 this year, this annual girls' event seems gigantic! With onesies, dance routines, pizzas and party atmosphere, this feels very special and a whole lot of Friday night fun!

Nov 20

Nepalese Visitor at Queensbridge

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We were privileged to welcome Mr Naeem from a school in Nepal this week as part of his fact finding tour of UK schools. Two of our Year 8 pupils showed Mr Naeem around school and answered questions about their experiences of education and heard about how schools are in Nepal. Mr Naeem was impressed …

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Nov 18

Anti bullying week – assembly

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Can you get the toothpast back into a tube once it’s out? Can you put orange peel back together once it’s peeled? That’s the way we were looking at verbal bullying in assemly this morning to mark Anti Bullying Week. Verbal abuse is a form of bullying that we don’t tolerate at QB…the damage can …

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Nov 17

Reaping the benefits from the Resi

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One week on I can say that around Year 10 we’re reaping the benefits of having spent the weekend with 4 staff and 49 students on residential just North of Barmouth, Wales. There is a deepening of relationships and a certain sense of proud achievement in the difficult climbs and freezing water that were conquered …

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Nov 17

Bridging the gap…

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Last week some of Year 7 Enterprise put on an event for retired members of the public; offering tea, coffee, scones and cake (mady by themselves) and displaying some of the work that they have been doing over the past 9 weeks.  It was a big success – well done and thank you for all …

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Nov 14

@QBPE_Dept Under 16 Basketball Team taking the National League by storm

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The Under 16 boys Basketball team have this year entered the National Basketball league for the first time. Having overcome William Brooks School in Much Wenlock 78-18 in the first game, the boys came up against a strong squad from Concord College, a private school in Telford. The team were coached by an ex professional …

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Nov 10

Holland 2014 – @QBPE_OnTour #whataweek The Review

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During October half term Queensbridge PE department embarked on its first International Sports Tour and residential, taking 37 pupils to the town of Valkenburg in The Netherlands. It was the first venture for the rapidly expanding department. The tour departed Birmingham in the early hours of Monday morning and headed for Dover. Over the next …

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Nov 09

Heading home!

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Year 10 are on their way home after a brilliant geography work residential. The coach was safely guided out of the centre by Miss Squires and Mr Parker in their attractive Hi-Viz vests!

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