An image of two students gardening in their planter pot. One is holding a bag of compost and the other is looking at the planter box.

Learning to live sustainably through gardening

Junior School students have the chance to learn about the world around them through the Friday Garden Club. Started in 2017 by school gardener Sara Bishop, the Garden Club allows…

Heading away to camp

Years 4, 5 and 6 students went on camp at the end of Term 1 for some adventurous learning outside the classroom. Years 4 and 5 went on a joint…

New Chaplain announced

Queen Margaret College welcomed our new Chaplain Reverend Deborah Wilson at the beginning of Term 2. Deborah grew up in Lincoln, England, is married with two sons and moved to New…

New Head of Junior School announced

We are delighted to welcome Jan Treeby as our new Head of Junior School. Jan has 24 years’ experience in education and is passionate about developing the very best in…

QMC celebrates 100th birthday with students

Bubbles, birthday cake and even a special ice cream for staff and students marked Queen Margaret College’s first celebration of 100 years educating young women. QMC first opened its doors…

2019 Prefects and House Leaders

Congratulations to our Prefects and House Leaders for 2019. Head Prefect: Lucy Poole Deputy Head Prefect: Ashley Chandra Berwick House Prefects: Emily Chamberlin and Xara Jetly Braemar House Prefects: Siobhan Murray and Sophie Plimmer Drama Prefect:…

Junior School Creative Writing Competition winner

We are pleased to announce Year 4 student Arshiya Tuli, as the winner of the annual Junior School Creative Writing Competition. The competition was judged by writer Hannah Tunnicliffe. Hannah is the…

Head of Junior School says farewell

After 25 years at Queen Margaret College we are sad to be saying goodbye to our Head of Junior School Kathleen McDonnell. Kathleen is leaving at the end of Term…

New lead teacher in the Junior School

We are excited to welcome Lead Teacher in the Junior School Nickie Slater to Queen Margaret College. Nickie is an experienced Junior School teacher who specialises in multimedia teaching. She has…

Teacher competes at world champs

Junior School teacher Jane Harris is back in the classroom after competing in the ITU World Age Group Triathlon Championships on the Gold Coast. This was the 12th time Jane…