Aims and Ethos

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, exists to nurture the growth in young people of respect, responsibility, kindness and individuality and seeks to provide opportunities for the achievement of excellence in the academic, aesthetic, cultural and sporting spheres.

The School aims to:

  • Fulfil an individual’s intellectual potential within an inspirational and distinctively boy-centred learning environment
  • Working with our parents, uphold high standards of personal behaviour and the development of a moral compass which nurtures the qualities of tolerance, altruism and understanding of others both in school and within the wider community
  • Encourage participation in a wide array of extra-curricular opportunities to enable boys to find their niche, to develop self-confidence and personal skills such as leadership, teamwork and tenacity

Key Facts

  • Queen Elizabeth Grammar School is a happy, friendly and caring school
  • Pupils thrive and are valued for their individual contribution to the school community
  • QEGS is one of the best independent boys' schools in the North