Oct 24

Time for Tea!

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Phew, what a week we’ve had at Queensbridge! Year 7 have devised and produced a play about the relevance of World War 1. The production involved all 170 pupils and was presented for families on Thursday afternoon. Year 8 have developed relationships through sport, self-reflection and a challenging group walk on the Long Mynd. Year …

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Oct 24

Finishing on a high, ‘Lest We Forget’

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Year 7 have finished on a high after a superb performance put together by the Arts team and 170 students – we leave you this week with some photos of their performance. Well done all! Happy holidays!

Oct 24

Thank you for all the support!

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Mission accomplished! Fantastic market atmosphere and great feedback from the public. Out of the three proposals, the one that has the most tokens in was the composting proposal.

Oct 24

Day 5 at the ‘Only Way Is Green’ project-The Pop-up Market!

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Our pop-up market has been a success and plenty of people have come and bought many of the products that the pupils have made, therefore they would have gotten the tokens and put them into the three proposal buckets of their choice.

Oct 24

Holland Tour Close to Departure!

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The kit is being prepared and in just a few days 38 Queensbridge pupils will be heading to the town of Valeknburg in the Netherlands to begin a week of Sport! The pupils will be working on enhancing their Football and Netball skills with top class professional coaching and then pitching their skills against both …

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Oct 23

Day 4 at the ‘Only Way Is Green’ project

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Tomorrow is our pop-up market and our products will show how hard we have been working. we have so many products to fill our metaphorical shelves. everyone has been working so hard to finish their products on time and have done so for tomorrow.

Oct 22

Hallowe’en Fun at School

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Staff in the school restaurant made the middle of iWeek a little more fun with their Hallowe’en menu today. Scary Chicken, Hotdogs and Veggie Burgers were on the menu, with Pumpkin Sponge or Spooky Cupcakes (with popping candy!) for desert. For those who didn’t eat in the restaurant, jacket potatoes with Halal chicken curry or cheese …

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Oct 22

Guarding a Van Gogh, gathering data for HS2 whilst Mr Boyes continues up the Mynd

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Whilst our intrepid Mr Boyes continues to lead Year 8 up the Mynd, Year 10 have been showing some stunning calibre at Birmingham Uni: 2 of our lads working at the Barber Institute where they’ve been helping with school tours and another working in the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education. An outstanding school …

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Oct 22

The stage is set…

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…and Year 7 have one more rehearsal before they perform to their parents. We’ve spent the day sending teachers slightly stressy whilst we’ve been gathering our props, making lots of noise, and putting together our displays, but we’ve all worked extremely hard to put everything together in time. See you tomorrow Year 7 parents – …

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Oct 22

Year 8′s Flying Eggs!

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One of our Year 8 iWeek groups has been creative this week making structures out of newspaper in an attempt to safely drop fresh eggs from a great height! Success has been patchy, but all of this activity has helped the pupils to develop resilience and teamwork, however safely the eggs landed on the floor. …

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