Queen Mary’s High School


Name Queen Mary’s High School
Website http://www.qmhs.org.uk/
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 21 March 2007
Address Upper Forster Street, Walsall, West Midlands, WS4 2AE
Phone Number 01922721013
Type Academy
Age Range 11-18
Religious Character None
Gender Girls
Number of Pupils 736 (100% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 16.0
Academy Sponsor The Mercian Trust
Local Authority Walsall
Percentage Free School Meals 6.9%
Percentage English is Not First Language 32.3%

Description of the school

Queen Mary’s High School is a smaller-than-average selective grammar school educating girls between the ages of 11 and 18. It is oversubscribed and attracts students from a very wide area and a range of ethnic backgrounds. The number of students with learning difficulties or disabilities is very low. The school is a specialist language college and has been awarded a second specialism in mathematics and computing with effect from April 2007. It also holds an International School Award. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate