Apr 11

Poetry & QB

Poetry

Our Key Stage 3 pupils have been working hard on their entries for a series of upcoming poetry competitions that are happening in and around Birmingham, and further afield. Forward 100 is a collaborative project between the BBC and the University of Birmingham, set up to commemorate the First World War centenary through an interactive …

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Apr 10

Year 7 Residential

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The Year 7 residential is finally approaching and we are in the midst of organising the final details.  There will be an information evening on Thursday 1st May, starting at 6.30pm.  At this meeting, we will be providing more detail about what the residential will involve, as well as a list of things your son/daughter will be …

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Apr 10

A taste of Cadbury Sixth Form College

On Wednesday 9th April, thirty Year 10 pupils went to Cadbury Sixth Form College for the day. Pupils were given the opportunity to have a tase of what life at college would be like. They took part in ‘A’ level lessons, spoke to pupils and watched a performance by BTEC Performing Arts students. Our pupils …

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Apr 10

Year 10 Battlefields Trip

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On Thursday 10th April a group of our Year 10 History students will be visiting Ypres in Belgium as part of their studies of the battlefields of WW1. We will be using Twitter to update everyone about the groups progress and send live updates from the trip.   Parents and pupils can follow the trip …

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Apr 09

Queensbridge Newsletter

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In the Newsletter area of the homepage, you can download a copy of our latest Newsletter. We became aware that even with information being available on Frog and the website, parents/carers would still appreciate a paper newsletter with updates about school.  This is the first issue, which we hope will give you a feel for …

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Apr 08

The Voice QB Final

The 28th of March saw the final of what is fast becoming a regular fixture in the QB diary – our own version of ‘The Voice’. This year there were 22 original contestants who took part in a four week program of rehearsals with our own QB mentors (special thanks to Miss Crocker, Mr Lawson-Bennett, …

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Apr 06

Year 11 Football Team Claim League Title

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A huge congratulations to the Year 11 Football team who have this year claimed the Kings Norton and South Birmingham Division 2 League title. The team went into their final game of the season against Dame Elizabeth Cadbury knowing a win would be enough to take the title. The boys came in at half time …

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Apr 06

Year 7 Compete in Warwickshire Finals

Year 7 Indoor Cricket Team

A huge well done to the Year 7 Indoor Cricket team. The team went through the season undefeated, pulling off some stunning results, the highlight being the win over Turves Green in the league deciding game. The boys took just 5 of their 12 overs to claim victory and head to the indoor centre at …

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Apr 05

Year 7 Computer Science

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This cycle Year 7 have been investigating computers and the main components that they contain as part of their Computer Science curriculum. They were set a homework task to investigate and design a 3D model of a computer motherboard, labelling the key features and components. There were some excellent designs ranging from Lego, modelling clay and …

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Apr 02

Year 11 Theatre Trip

Inspector

On Tuesday 18th March, eighty Year 11 pupils went to the The Crescent Theatre in Birmingham to see a production of An Inspector Calls by JB Priestley. The trip was a hugely valuable experience for all pupils, who are currently studying the play for their Literature GCSE exam in May. Well done to Year 11 …

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