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Queenswood

Address: Shepherd’s Way, Brookmans Park, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL9 6NS

Website: www.queenswood.org

Founded: 1894

Number of Pupils: Around 440 pupils

Fees: £7,330-12,020 per term. Changes according to year group and boarding status  https://www.queenswood.org/admissions/fees/ 

Ages: 11-18 years

Head Teacher: Mrs Jo Cameron

Religious Affiliation: Methodist

Entrance Procedure: Pupils may register for a place by completing the registration form and paying the appropriate registration fee by Friday 1 October 2021 for entry in 2022. Pupils will be invited to attend an assessment day at Queenswood where they will sit entrance examinations, have an individual interview and for 11+ candidates, take part in a fun team-building activity. The assessment days will take place between November and January.

Email: Mrs Susan Harris, Head of Pupil Recruitment, [email protected]

School Visits: ‘Open Mornings: Check our website for details of open events and guided tours. https://www.queenswood.org/admissions/open-events-and-individual-visits/

The Curriculum

Queenswood offers a bespoke curriculum tailored to our pupils’ interests. This is supported by our ‘Personalised Learning Centre’, which tailors our teaching to your daughter’s needs.

Games & The Arts

We are currently the No. 1 school for girl’s tennis. Our pupils can participating in a range of sports, from horse riding to hockey, and a variety of drama and music, like the inter-house dance competitions or the flute choir.

Pastoral Care

The Good Schools Guides states that, according to parents, our pastoral care is ‘phenomenal’. They also say that Queenswood parents rave about the ‘proactive approach to mental health’. The Guide also highlights our mentoring programme and the fact that the girls ‘go above and beyond to help one another’. This is all supported by our fantastic pastoral staff, like our dedicated boarding assistants and our resident full-time counsellor.

Head Teacher’s Philosophy

‘This is a dynamic learning community where the girls’ interests, happiness, and wellbeing are the first consideration at all time. Our girls are at the heart of everything we do, and we know that they feel valued and enriched by the experiences they share here.’ – Mrs Jo Cameron

Outstanding Characteristics

  • We are experts in teaching girls.
  • We develop a personalised learning plan for each girl.
  • We have exceptional value added results.
  • We provide an all-round education with a wide variety of co-curricular activities.
  • We have a bespoke, family friendly offer, including door-to-door transport and flexi boarding.
  • Set in 120 acres of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside yet only 20 minutes from Central London.



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