A song for 100 years

The Queen Margaret Chorale had the privilege of presenting the College with a treasured gift for our Centenary: a composition written for the school. “For Me to Dare,” composed by…

Reach for the stars

One of New Zealand’s leading actors made her start at Queen Margaret College at the turn of the 21st century. Antonia Prebble attended QMC from 1997–2001, Year 9–13, following in…

Our international learners

Every year, Queen Margaret College welcomes students from around the globe. In 2019, we have 22 international students from 10 countries, from places as diverse as Hong Kong, South Korea,…

Empowered to make a difference

From creating sleeping bags from recycled plastic bags to donating books to children, Year 10s did it all in their community projects last year. The Year 10 community project is…

Following passions pays off

Having a growth mindset and dedication to following her passions has helped Old Girl Hannah Liddell become the woman she is today. Hannah attended QMC from 2006 to 2011, covering…

Top marks continue in 2018

QMC students are continuing to achieve at the highest levels in NCEA and the International Baccalaureate (IB). Antonia King, 2018 school leaver and IB Diploma Dux, achieved a perfect 45/45…

2019 Head and Deputy Head Prefect

Head and Deputy Head Prefects Lucy Poole and Ashley Chandra look forward to building the community this year. The pair found out about their roles at Senior School Prize Giving…

Stepping up to help others

A Year 10 student is doing her bit to ensure no one is left out of playing sport due to footwear. Maia Mariner started the Lazy Sneakers charity last year…

Thai programme develops resilience

A Year 11 student had the opportunity to challenge herself in Thailand after being selected for the seventh Thai New Zealand Language and Cultural Student Exchange Programme. Zoe Cooper spent…

Rocketing to success

Nine Middle and Senior School students went on a journey to the stars in the summer holidays as part of the CASE Space School. The CASE Space School was offered…