QMC senior students swap uniforms with their sister school counterparts.

International exchanges in April

Every year students from Queen Margaret College visit and welcome students from other countries to broaden their international perspectives and see what life is like overseas. Students get to experience…

Year 9 music builds on learning and confidence

Year 9 students had the opportunity to embrace the noise through a workshop by internationally acclaimed performance group, Stomp. Stomp was in Wellington to perform at the Opera House and…

Rising star in tennis

Up and coming Middle School tennis star, Faith Sadgrove played in New Caledonia last October. As part of the tour the now Year 8 student competed in singles and doubles…

Summer Sport Tournament Week

QMC had students competing in five different sports around the country at the end of March. From becoming New Zealand champions to coming together as a team for the first…

Equestrian excellence

Year 10 student Paige Tholen was invited to compete in Australia over Easter Weekend to backstep in a Carriage Driving competition. Paige has been Carriage Driving since she was 8…

Student Council created

Queen Margaret College now has a student council to work alongside Prefects and the school’s executive team providing students with a voice. Year 13 student Annalise Kruger proposed to form…

Peer Tutoring Programme

Seniors help Middle School students as part of the wellbeing Peer Tutoring programme run by Head of Middle School and Student Wellbeing Rena Day. Year 12 and 13 students help…

Taking on the Model UN

A group of passionate future politicians from the Senior and Middle Schools attended the Wellington Model United Nations (UN) in March. The Model UN gives high school students the opportunity…

QMC welcomes Boarders

Queen Margaret College opened its doors to boarders in January for the first time in nearly 70 years. Queen Margaret House caters for both international and domestic boarders from Year…

Q & A with MYP Coordinator Helen Wright

Helen Wright is the coordinator of our Year 7–10 International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme (MYP) at QMC. She answers questions about the MYP below. 1. How would you describe…