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Welcome to the QEGS Senior School Parents' Association

The Parents Association (PA) aims to put to large cherry onto the QEGS cake.  We do this by bringing parents and boys together for social and fundraising events.  Whatever your sons interests we hope to enrich his time at QEGS by supporting the range of QED activities, extra curricular clubs or any new event the school proposes.

If you would like to join the PA or volunteer at any of our events please download the ‘Volunteer Form. Listed under related information.

Upcoming Events

Antiques, Collectables and Vintage Fair - Saturday 4 March 2017

All the details surrounding booking for and attending this eagerly anticipated event, can be found on this poster.

Recent Events

New Parents Cream Tea

Towards the end of the Summer term QEGS invites all the boys who will be starting in September into school to meet their classmates and Form Teachers.

As this can also be an anxious time for parents, when they come to collect their boys everyone can join us for a Cream Tea.

The boys meet Mrs Allen in the cookery rooms after lunch and begin baking.  This year we produced nearly 90 scones, with or without cream and jam.  There is always a little taste testing before we serve them in Reception and as in previous years, the scones were scrumptious.

This event is a wonderful way to, albeit briefly, meet other new boys, parents, staff and members of the Parents Association.

PA Quiz Night 2016

Thank you to everyone who helped to make the latest Quiz Night such a great success.

A full QE Hall was treated to a challenging quiz from our very own Quiz Master Mr Lambert.  The 20 or so teams had their broad general knowledge tested on topics from football to TV theme tunes (the bar staff are still basking in the knowledge we knew ‘Howards Way”)!

It was a lively and noisy evening, peace reigning only when the excellent pie and pea supper was served. 

It was a close finish, with the title being taken this year by The QEGheads.  Congratulations.

Do you think that you can beat them – if so we look forward to seeing you next year!

For all letters regarding attending these events, please visit the School Letters Archive.

The QEGS PA have kindly supported...

  • School trips to Tanzania, Romania and Peru
  • The 2013 Rugby Tour to Argentina
  • The annual Year 9 Film Day
  • Young Games Makers working at the Olympic and Paralympic Games 2012
  • Foundation Choir Tour to Barcelona 2012
  • Sixth Form Sofas
  • DofE over many years
  • The 2013 Rugby Tour to Argentina
  • QED activities to the tune of £8000
  • The green Power electric go cart £700
  • Hammocks for Deffa woods £260

Please click here to view the contact sheet for members of the PA.

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