Welcome to the official website of Diocese of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, The Queen’s School. The Queen’s School located just out of the buzz and excitement of Half – Way – Tree sits on the beautiful Camperdown property on 4 – 10 Central Avenue.
The All – Girls Anglican School began its operation in 1954 with fifty-one students, four forms and four teachers situated on the first floor of the old Doric Hotel building. Who would’ve known that fifty – one would’ve multiplied into over 1, 600 in just over 60 years.
The school was named The Queen’s School in honour of the coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II after her coronation 1953. The school
The Queen’s School is without a doubt the # 1 all girls school in the island as we continue to excel in academics, co – curricular activities and sports. Read more …
The Education Minister’s Visit
The arrival of the Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon Ruel Reid.
The School’s Cadet Unit placed 2nd in the Annual Inspections held earlier this year. They continue to make us proud, serving in different capacities, from assisting at the GRACE/ISSA Boys and Girls Championships to providing security detail for the President of The United States of America, Barack Obama!!
Taekwondo was introduced to The Queen’s School just this year and already they are making their mark in a significant way! They have made history as the first all-girls school to have a Taekwondo Team and even more spectacular than that is that all the girls medaled in their first tournament held earlier this month. The Team is coached by Past Student Aneek Brown.
The team did well this year ending in the top 30 of the GRACE/ISSA Boys & Girls Competition. They were recognized by Grace Kennedy, at the Corporate Area Meet for being the most improved team in the competition this season.