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…

Exploring under the sea

Queen Margaret Preschool students investigated the world under the ocean after hearing about Matariki the whale making Wellington Harbour home earlier this year. The investigation took the children to the Island…

QMC launches SchoolTV

Dedication to the wellbeing of students has led Queen Margaret College to be one of the first schools in New Zealand to launch SchoolTV. SchoolTV is an online wellbeing resource…

Celebrating Matariki

Students in the Preschool and Junior School celebrated Matariki with family and friends with a number of special events. Queen Margaret Preschool students prepared a concert for their whānau and…

Starting science early in the Preschool

Children at Queen Margaret Preschool have been learning about the world around them in Term 1. Queen Margaret Preschool brought their learning outdoors in Term 1 by investigating their surroundings…

Preschool Theatre Visit

The Preschool had a visit on Tuesday 13 March from the Little Dog Barking company who performed their show “Twinkle” for our youngest students. The children enjoyed and engaged with…

Cyclone Gita Update: Tuesday 20 February

All updates regarding QMC and Cyclone Gita can be found here. Tuesday 20 February, 7am: Queen Margaret College is open today. Buses and trains all appear to be running as…

Santa gets gifts from girls

Santa Claus came to Queen Margaret College on Thursday 30 November but he wasn’t dropping presents off… he was collecting them. The Breeze, in support of Wellington City Mission, brought…

Queen Margaret College Pre-School students with Panda masks

Mandarin at Pre-School

Queen Margaret Pre-School students started learning Mandarin in Term 3 with the help of a panda soft toy named Lanlan. Queen Margaret College Chinese Language Assistants Jessica He and Justina…

It’s a Bug’s Life

In Term 1, the Pre-School has been exploring all things creepy and crawly as part of a unit of inquiry into bugs. As part of our Primary Years Programme unit,…