Queen Elizabeth's School for Girls


Queen Elizabeth's School for Girls

Infobox UK school
name = Queen Elizabeth's Girls' School


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latitude = 51.6518
longitude = -0.1968
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established = 1888
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type = Comprehensive school, Community school
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head = Kate Webster
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specialist = Media Arts
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street = High Street
city = Barnet
county = Hertfordshire
country = England
postcode = EN5 5RR
LEA = London Borough of Barnet
ofsted = 101348
staff =
enrollment = c. 1100
gender = Girls
lower_age = 11
upper_age = 18
houses =
colours = Pale blue and navy blue
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website = http://www.qegschool.org.uk
website_name = Queen Elizabeth's Girls' School

Queen Elizabeth's School for Girls, or "Queen Elizabeth's Girls' School" (QEGS) is a state comprehensive girls' school for ages 11 through 18, in Barnet, London, England. [ [http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/bsp/hi/education/04/school_tables/secondary_schools/html/302_4208.stm BBC News] ] The school has been awarded specialist status as an Arts College.

History

Queen Elizabeth Girls' has been around since 1888. The school celebrated its 120th anniversary on May 17 2008.

Theatre

Students from the school do theatrical performances at the nearby theatre at The Bull Arts Centre. [ [http://www.hendontimes.co.uk/features/newsfeatures/display.var.684596.0.dancers_take_the_bull_by_the_horns.php Hendon Times] ]

Notable Alumnae

*Stephanie Beacham, actress
*Margaret Biggs, children's author
*Isobel Black, actress
*Elaine Paige, singer

ee also

Queen Elizabeth's School for Boys

External links

* [http://www.qegschool.org.uk# Queen Elizabeth's Girls' School website]
* [http://www.londontown.com/LondonInformation/Attraction/Queen_Elizabeths_Girls_School/233e/ Queen Elizabeth's Girls School - Map and Local Information]

References


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