State-Of-The-Art Facilities For Modern Education

At Queensmead we regard the nature of the buildings in which our students are to be educated as being of the highest importance. We have worked particularly hard in recent years to improve and maintain the school buildings as well as its facilities and equipment. Facilities are excellent and are continuously modified and improved to respond to the demands of today’s education.

The school is well looked after and is especially well equipped. We have approximately 800 computer workstations, 260 iPads and 840 chromebooks.  All 78 classrooms are equipped with smart interactive whiteboards, digital projectors and interactive teaching slates. Our investment in technology supports our use of Google Apps for Education in lessons to enhance the quality of learning and collaboration between students and staff.

The all weather floodlight sporting complex is particularly popular with students with eight 5-a side and three 7 a-side pitches. The PE department have expansive playing fields mean there are outstanding opportunities for all sports. There are Cricket nets, Cricket pitches, Football pitches, Rugby pitches, a Long Jump pit and Athletics all at their disposal. The Queensmead Sports Centre contains a state-of-art Fitness Centre fitted with cardio-vascular machines as well as weight training facilities.

In addition to our general purpose classrooms which are spacious and airy, the school has the following:

  • Assembly hall and stage
  • Post 16 centre with common room, library and ICT suite
  • 10 Science Laboratories
  • 4 Design and Technology workshops
  • 3 Art Studios with an additional working area for sixth form students, facilities for 2D and 3D media
  • 1 Darkroom for photography
  • Performing Arts suite consists of a music room, music technology room, a recording studio with 2 music rehearsal rooms along with a dance/drama studio.
  • Dedicated technology suite
  • 4 Tennis courts
  • 4 Netball courts
  • Restaurant
  • Modern Foreign Languages suite
  • 7 Badminton courts
  • Food technology suite
  • 9 external table tennis tables
  • Grass pitches includes two 11 aside football, two 9 aside football and one Rugby