Jenny Grimshaw

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1 March 2017: Year 7’s ‘got’ Chemistry

By | March 1st, 2017|news|

Just after half term it was the turn of Year 7 to visit the Catalyst Science Discovery Centre in Widnes for a Chemistry themed day. The group took part in a plastics workshop and made keyrings by heating up and moulding plastic. Visiting the galleries, they completed a work sheet and used the many hands-on activities [...]

15 Feb 2017: Making feeble excuses – in French!

By | February 15th, 2017|news|

The Year 8 French students have been enjoying creating their own comic strips in French. They had to invite friends to go out, and then make different excuses for not being able to accept the invitation. These dutiful and hard working invitees appear to have been overwhelmed by an eagerness to tackle their homework followed by washing the car, tidying their rooms, doing [...]

15 February 2017: Experiencing Narnia’s magic

By | February 15th, 2017|news, Uncategorized|

Yesterday Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 went to the Narnia Experience in Liverpool. The excited Juniors travelled by train and bus to enjoy the walk-through theatre experience at St George's Hall, which has been transformed into an interactive version of the CS Lewis classic. The experience began for each pupil when they stepped through a [...]

14 Feb 2017: GCSE table “telegraphs” how much our pupils achieve

By | February 14th, 2017|news|

Confirmation appeared recently in the Telegraph’s pages that Kingsmead tops the tables for GCSE results among all ability schools in Wirral. The only six schools “ahead” of us in terms of raw results accept pupils in around the top 5% in terms of baseline ability. Kingsmead's high fliers soar - and we’d expect them to - but [...]