Hillingdon, United Kingdom
About Queensmead School
Queensmead School is based in South Ruislip, Middlesex, and is an ‘outstanding’, oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive school where students achieve highly and display ‘exemplary behaviour’ (Ofsted). It currently has around 1,450 students.
Values and Vision
Queensmead School strives to maintain a learning environment where students can reach their maximum potential, wherever their skills may lie. Technology is a key part of the education environment, with devices such as iPads and Chromebooks a regular classroom feature. There is also a strong emphasis on attendance and punctuality, with these qualities seen as essential to the learning process and academic endeavour.
Queensmead offers students the chance to participate in activities such as music tuition and sports, with facilities including basketball courts, a fitness zone and access to five-a-side football pitches. International experiences offered to secondary students include language development in France, Germany and Spain, trekking excursions in Morocco, and skiing in Italy and Austria.
“What makes the school outstanding are its exemplary leadership and management, rich curriculum and highly effective care, guidance and support. Coupled with good and improving teaching and learning, this results in students' outstanding personal development and their very good and improving progress.”