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Queenswood

Queenswood School

Address: Shepherd’s Way, Brookmans Park, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL9 6NS
Website: www.queenswood.org
Founded: 1894
Number of Pupils: 459
Fees: £7,115-11,810 per term. Changes according to year group and boarding status.
Ages: 11-18 years
Head Teacher: Mrs Jo Cameron
Religious Affiliation: Methodist
Entrance Procedure: Pupils must register for a place by filling out the registration form and paying the registration fee by 18 October 2019. Pupils will then be required to undergo entrance examinations and an entrance interview. These will occur between November and January.
Email: Mrs Susan Harris, Head of Admissions, [email protected]
School Visits: Open Mornings: 28 September 2019, 13 November 2019 & 14 March 2020; Into the Sixth Form Event: 2 October 2019; We also have taster events for those looking for 2020 entry, which are our Enquire Further events: 10 October 2019, 27 November 201910 & December 2019.

All these events can be booked through our website. Prospective pupils and parents can also book and individual tour of the school at any time by contacting the admissions team.

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.


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