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Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School Horncastle


We have a range of excellent facilities which are furnished to a high standard. These include twenty four traditional teaching rooms, seven science laboratories, three IT suites and some smaller IT hubs, in addition to the well stocked Jobson Library.  There are two fully equipped workshops and four further technology areas to deliver electronics, resistant materials, product design, food technology and textiles. We also have a dedicated room for our Learning Support Hub, which includes space for activities and IT provision.

We have two art studios, a drama studio, music practice rooms and a media suite, as well as a generously proportioned main hall with stage.  The main hall is adjacent to a decked courtyard with a food outlet and also our beautiful walled garden. Walled garden

In addition, the sixth form enjoy a dedicated centre for study, presentations, conferences and refreshment facilities along with an independent learning centre which is fully IT equipped.

Our Charter Suite offers dedicated training facilities suitable for conferencing, presentations, group work and a breakout area.

Our school field is very generous and we offer a wide range of sporting facilities, including football, cricket, rounders and hockey pitches, a range of track and field events are also held in the summer months.  We have netball, basketball, badminton and tennis courts, as well as a sports hall.  The pavilion is also located on the field; it contains changing rooms, showers, toilets and a small kitchen area for catering and refreshments. 

Our site dates from 1908 and so has many unique features, we are proud of our school and have taken care to ensure our facilities are maintained to a high standard.

It is not just our students who benefit from the superb facilities, spacious buildings and extensive grounds.  As members of the Horncastle Umbrella Trust, both Banovallum and QEGS are committed to supporting the wider community and are always delighted for private groups, local organisations and companies to access and enjoy our facilities. 

The following are available for hire:

  • Hall
  • Dining Hall
  • Sports Hall
  • Drama and Art Studios
  • Music Practice Rooms
  • Digital Recording Studio (Banovallum site)
  • Classrooms
  • IT Suites
  • Laboratories
  • Technology Workshops
  • Libraries
  • Meeting Rooms - with conference facilities for presentations
  • Playing Fields
  • Tennis Courts
  • Football Pitches
  • Small outdoor performance area (QEGS site)
  • Pavilion with changing rooms, toilets and kitchen facilities (QEGS site)
  • Decked quad area with food cube (QEGS site)

Decked quad area with food cube 

To enquire about availability and prices, contact: 

Banovallum:    Charlotte Watson       This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.      Tel: 01507 522232 

QEGS:              Sandra James            This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                   Tel: 01507 522465

More information about the terms and conditions for lettings can be found by viewing this leaflet, Lettings Leaflet QEGS.pdf.  When making a booking, please ensure that you allow sufficient time for setting up and clearing away within the period of hire.  The booking form can be found here.

If you have specific accessibility requirements, please let us know in advance and we will do all that we can to accommodate you.

At QEGS we open our doors to the community every weekday evening and some weekends through clubs and lettings. Visit 'Community Clubs and Lettings' to see what is currently taking place and when.