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18 May 2017: Science Week picture gallery

By | May 18th, 2017|news|

This year's Science Week for children up to Year 6 was themed around "creepy crawlies" and phenomena in the natural world - and we certainly covered a lot of ground! The children collected bugs, experimented with different methods of bubble-making (tennis racquets came out best), constructed mechanical bugs, visited the museum, made giants' toothpaste, learned [...]

18 May 2017: Athletics meeting in Preston

By | May 18th, 2017|news, Uncategorized|

On Friday 5 May, seven students from Year 3 & 4 - and Bradley from Year 2 - went to Ashbridge School in Preston to take part in an athletics event. All our students took part in all the events, which included vortex throw, bean bag challenge, short relay, long relay, five stride challenge, chest push and [...]

11 May 2017: Chemistry team comes out top in university competition

By | May 11th, 2017|news, Uncategorized|

Four of our Year 8 students - Rose Preston, Millie Beedles, Joshua Grundy and Joe James - attended the Salters' Chemistry Festival at Liverpool John Moores' University on Tuesday this week. They competed against 11 other schools from across the Northwest. in a series of challenges designed to test their experimental, analytical and [...]

31 March 2017: Getting nosey in a good cause

By | March 31st, 2017|news|

There were quite a few red faces - er, we mean noses - around Kingsmead this week. Red noses were on sale all week and all departments in the school took part in fundraising on Red Nose Day itself. The Infants wore non-uniform; the Juniors wore red socks, ties and/or hair accessories; and the Seniors [...]