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3 August 2107: We’re having a roaring good time

By | August 3rd, 2017|news|

The summer holidays have barely begin and already we have enjoyed archery (which really hit the mark), den building… with lions in the den(!), a knock out Samba Day and an energetic cheerleading class. As you can see, it’s all go at Kingsmead’s holiday clubs - and you’d be absolutely maracas to miss them! There’ll [...]

14 July 2017: The appliance of science…

By | July 14th, 2017|news|

When Year 8 finished their KS3 Science course during the second half of this term they went on to complete a British Science Association Crest Discovery award. CREST Discovery Awards offer students a great first introduction to project work. Our students worked on real world STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) initiatives under Practical Action, an [...]

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 [...]