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Bringing The Arts to Darlington’s Victorian Market Hall

Posted: 12/12/2012

Visitors to Darlington’s Victorian Market Hall can now enjoy the arts while they shop, as ten new pieces of artwork created by QE students go on display in the Hall.

Adventure in the Alps

Posted: 07/12/2012

Students studying A level Geology at QE have just returned from a week long fieldtrip to the European Alps.

December Dates

Posted: 05/12/2012

Click here for a full list of December Dates to put in your diary !

From Shildon to Alabama

Posted: 04/12/2012

Becca Horner from Shildon has won a golfing scholarship at the University of Troy in Alabama. Seventeen year old Becca combines her rigorous golfing regime with her academic studies at Darlington’s Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College where she will take her final A Level exams, next summer, in Philosophy & Ethics, IT and Law.

Oxford University Insight

Posted: 29/11/2012

Mike Nicholson, Director of Undergraduate Admissions from Oxford University came to the College on Tuesday 20th November to give students an insight as to what to expect from interview.

Posh Frocks and Tiaras

Posted: 29/11/2012

A group of 18 students and 2 members of staff from Darlington’s Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College will travel to Botswana next summer to help in deprived communities. They’ll spend 16 days helping local people through the creation of sustainable vegetable patches and the building of traditional homes for AIDS orphans, as well as anything else they can do to assist. Whilst in Botswana they will also paddle the Okavango Delta and learn to survive in the desert with the Kalahari Bushmen!

Royal Marines put students to the test!

Posted: 29/11/2012

Twenty students at Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College, Darlington took part in a lunchtime fitness session with a difference! The students who attended the hour long class were put through their paces by three Royal Marine Commandos and were stretched to the limit.

National Awards for Top Psychology Student

Posted: 16/11/2012

In the summer Rachael Kitching was a student at Darlington’s Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College and gained fantastic A Level results - A* grades in psychology, law and extended project and grade A in biology.

Shoe Box Appeal

Posted: 13/11/2012

Students entered into the spirit of Christmas early by participating in Convoy Aid Romania’s Christmas Shoebox Appeal.

Back to School Day

Posted: 13/11/2012

Students recently held their annual ‘Back to School Day,’ when students and staff put on their old school uniforms to raise money for charity.