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7 September 2018: Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Training Expedition.

By | September 12th, 2018|news|

The expedition consisted of  a 12km circular walk from Cilcain on the Friday followed by camping nearby and then another long walk on the Saturday starting in a village called Llanarmon-yn-lal.  The students were from year 10.  The expedition requires that they have to prepare their route and equipment, work in groups, navigate, camp and [...]

23 August 2018: GCSE Results

By | August 23rd, 2018|news|

Once again we are celebrating the high achievements of our GCSE students... 90% achieved at least five GCSEs 80% achieved at least five GCSEs including both English and Maths 50% gained at least one top grade 7-9 EVERY student far exceeded their official Year 7 predictions Among this delighted group are Louis Cowan and Lawrence [...]

8 August 2018: GCSE results day approaches…

By | August 8th, 2018|news|

GCSE results day is getting very near and we eagerly await news of how our students have fared. We are confident that all the hard work and individual attention will again be rewarded with a high level of passes in five or more subjects. For the last two years Kingsmead has been the highest performing [...]

9 July 2018: Au Café Kingsmead!

By | July 9th, 2018|news|

Kingsmead's French café was opened recently to the French groups from Years 7 and 8. Year 9 students, who will make up the next GCSE group, were tasked with the job of taking drinks orders, then food orders and then serving their Year 7 or Year 8 customers. The Year 7 and 8 children had [...]