Whetstone Bridge Road,
NE46 3JB.
Tel: 01434 610300

Welcome to Queen Elizabeth High School, Hexham
Community and Leisure Courses Spring 2015

Year 9 Options: Update to ICT Course

If you are in Year 9 and considering ICT as one of your your options for next year. Please have a look at the updated information for the ICT: Edexcel Level 2 Certificate in Digital Applications (CiDA) ICT Course beginning in September 2015.


Rugby Final QEHS vs RGS Newcastle

Rugby Final

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The best two teams in the county clashed in the under 16 Rugby Final last week, played on the home Pitch of the Newcastle Falcons.A fantastic and very physical game of rugby reached half time with QEHS forwards on top and the scores level at 5-5. RGS forwards managed to come into the game in the second half scoring with 15 minutes to go and adding another try at the end. Terrific respect was shown by both teams at the end of the match in a game that was a brilliant advert for schoolboy rugby.

Rugby Final
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First Aid with St John Ambulance

  • Do you know what the “R” stands for in CPR?
  • What is the alternative emergency number in Europe?

St. John Ambulance Logo These questions were answered and more as 46 Year 12 and 13 students took part in a First Aid course on Tuesday 27th January with St. John’s Ambulance at QEHS. Students found the day “very informative” and “fun and interactive” and will receive a certificate for completing the combined Basic First Aid and Essential First Aid All Ages course.

Sixth Form Pastoral Team.


West Northumberland Food Bank

Representatives from the West Northumberland Food Bank were in school on Monday to collect 235 items donated by staff and students before half term. This will make 150 meals for families in and around West Northumberland. A big thank you to all those contributing to this important project.


QEHS Charity support: Crazy Sock Day

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On Wednesday 11 February we had a Crazy Sock day and bakesale to raise money for the eating disorder awareness charity, B-eat. Thanks to everyone who took part and helped us support their vitally important work.