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Welcome to Queen Edith Primary School, part of the Queens’ Federation.

Queen Edith is a large thriving primary school and nursery situated in the south of Cambridge city. We have a diverse catchment area and have many families from abroad (speaking 28 languages at the last count!). Queen Edith is partnered in a federation with Queen Emma, which is a 5 minute walk away. It is led by one headteacher, senior leadership team and governing body with representation from both schools.


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Important Dates

4 September 2018

Training Day

Tuesday 4th September is a staff training day (non-pupil).

17 October 2018

Open morning for new parents

A morning to find out more about our school. Wednesday 17th October at 9:15am

22 October 2018

Half Term

Monday 22nd October – Friday 26th October 2018

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What’s been happening

Year 6

September – Duxford Trip

This half term, Year 6 spent a wonderful day at Duxford Imperial War Museum as part of our topic on World War 2. We visited Hangars 8, 4 and 1 to look at the vast array of different exhibits and followed trails made by our teachers to really ensure that we were looking closely. We

Year 6

September – Librarians

Our new librarians have been appointed! These children have volunteered to help to run our relatively new library. They’re looking forward to the challenge and want as many pupils to benefit from our beautiful reading space.  

Year 6

September – Paul Nash Artwork

This half term in Art lessons we have been studying Paul Nash and trying to look closely at his work. We discussed artwork such as The Battle of Britain, Totes Meer, Battle of Germany and Defense of Albion. The somber tones and colours, as well as the marred landscapes, were great points for debate. We

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