Welcome to the Queen Elizabeth’s School website. [9] Students influenced the design from the start, working alongside the planners. Liz West, CEO of Wimborne Academy Trust, said: “I can confirm that we have had a further confirmed case of Covid-19. Please click below to view and download our new Prospectus, In 1563 Queen Elizabeth I reconfirmed the provisions of Lady Margaret’s will on condition that from then on the school be known as Queen Elizabeth's Free Grammar School in Wimborne Minster.[4]. Her father, John Beaufort, 1st Duke of Somerset, occupied the Kingston Lacy estate in the mid-15th century[1] and Lady Margaret was brought up there. However, most students live in or around Wimborne, the main feeder schools being Allenbourn Middle School, Cranborne Middle School, Emmanuel Middle School and St Michael's Middle School. [8] As part of this sweeping change Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School merged with Wimborne Secondary Modern and moved to the present site. TWO groups of students at a Wimborne school have been asked to self-isolate following confirmed cases of coronavirus. [6] By 1929 there were 150 pupils; by 1939, 272; by 1960, 500. QE is a Church of England school, with close links to the Minster in Wimborne. We are also very proud to be a comprehensive school, and our aim is to provide the best possible education for students of all abilities and interests. Wimborne Academy Trust is an exempt charity and a company limited by guarantee. Student numbers were low until the beginning of the 20th century. We try our hardest to keep it all up to date and you will certainly find the latest newsletters, academic information, and details from the school calendar. Please click below to view and download our new Prospectus, Online Mental Wellbeing Community - Kooth. The school was designed by architects Feilden Clegg Bradley in partnership with Mouchel, and constructed by Carillion. When it became an academy, the school's unique reference number (URN) changed to 141526. 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