A group photo of the Chorale with Hilary Barry at the Big Sing Finale.

Silver award for Big Sing finalists

The Queen Margaret Chorale had cause for celebration after being selected for the Big Sing National Finale for the first time in 12 years. The choir performed at the Finale…

Author Emma McAuliffe and illustrator Sharon Bulmer with their book, Secrets of the Daughter of Troy

Capturing the Centenary

Two Queen Margaret College staff members have created a book that celebrates the College’s history. Communications co-ordinator Emma McAuliffe and graphic designer Sharon Bulmer wrote and illustrated Secrets of the…

Eight QMC students, part of the Student Council, on the QMC front lawn.

Council aims for sustainable change

The QMC Student Council has made looking after the environment a top priority in 2019. The Student Council features one student per year from Year 3–6 and two per year…

Four QMC students standing next to two outfits made from upcycled denim.

Eco Runway highlights importance of sustainable clothing

QMC designs hit the runway in August as part of the Hutt Winter Fest Eco Fashion Runway Show. Year 12 materials technology students Paget Chung, Harriet Holmes, Charlotte Lee, Isabelle…

QMC and Scots College students at the SGCNZ Nationals.

Sheilah Winn

All the world’s a stage for a group of Queen Margaret College students who made the national final of the Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand University of Otago Sheilah Winn…

General Manager of the Ministry of Youth Development Juanita Te Kani and the Minister for Youth Rt Hon Peeni Henare presenting Jaskiran Rahi with the NZ Youth Award

Passion leads to NZ Youth Award

A Middle School student on a mission to empower girls has received a top award for her efforts. Jaskiran Kaur Rahi received a New Zealand Youth Award for her work…

Foreground of three QMC students at the global World Scholar's Cup (background)

World Scholar’s Cup

A trio of Year 9 students headed to Sydney in August after winning the regional round of the World Scholar’s Cup. Olive Aldridge, Manon Petit and Amy Lin made the…

A group of young people in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Global opportunities in business

Opportunities have expanded for a Year 13 student after attending a business challenge in Argentina in July. Millie Wilcox was one of eight New Zealand students chosen to spend a…

A group photo of Aspeq employees with QMC students

Flying high with Aspeq

Two Senior School students took to the sky in the July school holidays as part of an internship pilot programme with Aspeq. The week-long collaboration with the international assessment company…

Top player makes international team

One of our top basketballers represented the Cook Islands at the Pacific Games in July. Te Araroa Sopoaga started playing basketball in Year 9 and began to take it seriously…