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11 July 2017: French Trip 2017!

By | July 11th, 2017|news|

It is only now that we are all back home that there has been time to give the promised updates on our trip to France. On Sunday evening, 38 pupils and five staff returned from our trip to Normandy, exhausted, but happy. We all had an amazing time staying in the very impressive Château du [...]

11 July 2017: Ceramics Workshop at Wirral Met

By | July 11th, 2017|news|

On Friday 7 July, a group of creative Year 7 and 8 pupils spent the morning working with clay in Wirral Met Art School's ceramics department to create animal faces. Mrs Higgs led the workshop, and the pupils plus Kingsmead staff helpers stepped out of their usual comfort zone, experimenting with the slab technique of [...]

6 July 2017: Inter-school athletics event

By | July 6th, 2017|news|

On Wednesday 21st June Thornton Hough Primary and Holy Trinity came to a Junior Athletics Day here at Kingsmead. In all, 16 Year 7 and 8 students helped to organise the day and they did an amazing job, warming up groups of children, explaining and demonstrating the events and measuring and recording. There were 96 [...]

6 July 2017: Caen trip – we’re heading for the Chateau!

By | July 6th, 2017|news|

The first pictures from the French trip are in - showing a coach full of weary travellers on the final stage of their journey. The pictures were taken in poor light and phones, so the quality is not as good as we would like - but the weariness is plain to see (but nothing a [...]