Chaplain’s Blog – Remembrance

Our focus this November has inevitably been about remembrance; of course as a school we were part of a number of events with pupils taking part in acts of remembrance both in school and in our local community. For me, as ever, the focus at this time is on our...

ISA South West Swimming Trials

Oxley Sports Centre, Sherbourne Wednesday 14th November Before daybreak on Wednesday, a small team left Kingsley School to head off to experience our first ever ISA South West Swimming Trials in Sherbourne. The Gala is for pupils from Year 4 up to Year 11, and is a...

Maths Masterclass

The next in the series of year 9 Royal Institution mathematics Masterclass series took place at Kingsley on Saturday. Students from local schools are nominated by their teacher to attend the 6 Saturday morning workshops and we have 28 students from 7 local schools...

We will remember them

We will remember them… Today in school we held a very special Remembrance Service to honour all those who have given their lives in armed conflict, with a particular focus on the end of The Great War, 1914-18, the ending of which the country is remembering this...

2nd November – Think Local, Shop Local

Yesterday, North Devon heard the devastating news that one of the region’s largest employers, the Appledore Shipyard, is going to close by the end of March 2019. Quite rightly, this story got regional and national coverage and was described as a “kick in the teeth”...