Skern Lodge 2017

Year 6 residential camp at Skern Lodge.

Iceland 2016


Team Geography's intrepid explorers headed to Iceland to see glaciers, geysers and volcanos . . .

Corsica Expedition 2016


Outdoor Pursuits are a popular activity at QEH and as the summer holidays began, a select group on intrepid adventurers set off to explore Corsica . . .

QEH Bristol Sixth Form


The Sixth Form years are special – they are the time when teaching staff develop a particularly strong partnership with students as they take on increased responsibility and develop a rounded maturity, resilience and strength of character which equip them for the challenges of the world beyond....

Friends of QEH Bristol


The Friends of QEH is an active committee of parents and teachers representing both the Senior and Junior schools. If you would like to join us as a helper, or would like to join either the Junior or the Senior Friends' committee, please email

QEH Bristol Sports Day


QEH Bristol annual Sports day is a fun Summer event for competitors and spectators. Side attractions for our younger guests include coconut shy and bouncy castle. Barbecue, hot dogs and burgers are available throughout the day, together with fresh strawberries and light refreshments. After the events a traditional afternoon tea, organised by the school, is served in the Marquee followed by prize giving. A great social day for boys, parents and teachers. There is also an opportunity to purchase school uniform on Sports Day from the 'clothing cupboard' stall.

Colin: Portrait of a School Chef (QEH Bristol Catering)


Our in-house catering team, QEH Bristol Catering, provides first-class meals for our boys. It provides a healthy, balanced diet each day for all of our 680 boys, as well as excellent meals before and after school and for special functions.

QEH Bristol School Anthem


The QEH School Anthem was composed by Director of Music Mr Ed Gent, and the lyrics written by Mr William Plowden of the English department, in order to celebrate the school's 425th anniversary. This video was shot by two students, Hari Newnham and Chris Hyland, in just one day, in order that it might be shown as part of the drama production "425: A History of QEH."

QEH Bristol Ten Tors 2015


The Ten Tors Competition is an annual event that takes place on Dartmoor during mid-May. Teams of six are required to complete a journey of 35 (Bronze), 45 (Silver) or 55 (Gold) miles, carrying full kit, including overnight camping equipment during a 34-hour period. This is a very demanding challenge which begins with classroom training in Autumn, initial day walks in December culminating in hard core walking over several weekends from February....

QEH Bristol Fireworks at Failand


Brave the elements and join us at QEH Sports Ground for a lively family night out....

QEH OEs' Touch Rugby Tournament


On Sunday 29th June, QEH hosted its first Touch Rugby Tournament at Failand. It was a chance for some of QEH's finest OEs to take on the current crop (and staff!) in this 'gentler' form of the game!...

QEH Bristol Carol Service - Jesus Christ the Apple Tree


Music is at the heart of school life at QEH and plays a key role both socially and academically. Our aim is to offer everyone the opportunity to get involved in the many varied musical activities we offer....

Instrumental Tuition at QEH Bristol


Our visiting instrumental teachers offer our pupils lessons on all orchestral instruments, piano, organ, acoustic and electric guitar, drums, and voice....

QEH Bristol Greece Trip 2015

During the Easter Holidays, the Classics and RP departments joined together for their quadrennial trip to Greece. Led by an enthusiastic team consisting of Mrs Steven, Mme Holdsworth, Mr Jones and Mr Verry, thirty boys spanning Years 7-Sixth Form departed from QEH at 4am on a Saturday morning. After a hectic day of travel and a well-earned rest, we were introduced to our erudite tour guide, Maria, who would accompany us around the most famous landmarks of Mainland Greece and The Peloponnese....

QEH Bristol Geography Morocco 2014


QEH Year 9 WWI Battlefields trip 2014


Once again the History Department organised a Year 9 visit to the WWI battlefields of Flanders and the Somme, from Friday May 9th 2014 until Monday May 12th....


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