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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 [...]

10 Feb 2017: GCSE Vocabulaire Français – for all!

By | February 10th, 2017|news|

GCSE French vocabulary learning is underway again… we are now into our third week. The pupils in the Year 11 French group have a weekly list of vocabulary to learn towards their GCSE exams in May. This list is also displayed in the corridor in school, between the Lecture Theatre and the Gym, so that [...]

8 Feb 2017: Great Kingsmead Bake Off – the results!

By | February 9th, 2017|news|

Our Great Kingsmead Bake Off and Cake Sale saw everyone ‘rise’ to the occasion… and together we had a lot of fun and raised £158.70 for Compassion. All the entries to the GKBO were of a high standard and were very gratefully received. Unsurprisingly, the cake category was the most popular with a range of [...]

6 Feb 2017: More Chinese New Year pictures…

By | February 6th, 2017|news|

More images of our Chinese New Year celebrations have now become available to share. As usual, Wilson Vale pulled out all the stops to decorate the dining room servery and capture the atmosphere of the event. ...Which means we had no need to drago(o)n our children (sorry!) into joining in with enthusiasm and sampling their [...]