Junior News

News Articles - Junior Only - Sept 2012 to Current

Brilliant show from Kingsley Juniors.....well done to all!

Congratulations to all the budding artists who entered Rachel Wells' competition at The Children's Festival.

Here are some lovely photos of our Pre School children enjoying their visit to Atlantic Racquet Centre last week.

Reception Class have been learning about wattle and daub in their forest school lesson and have been busy constructing willow hurdles.

Kingsley Juniors produced a very spirited effort in the North Devon Primary Schools Tag Rugby Festival held at Barnstaple Rugby Club today.

Thank you Mr Whale ...

Many congratulations to Kingsley's Junior Gymnastics team. We are so proud of all of you and your huge sweep of medals and trophies from the North Devon Schools' Gymnastics Competition today at Falcons gymnastics academy.

Silly Socks for Sport Relief

Year 3 were out and about today on their first Geography field trip.

Year 6 meet Year 12

Mrs Stella bringing Geography to life!

Key Stage 2 - visit to the museum

Year 4 are experts on living in the Tudor times and understanding about the life and homes of people of this era.

We played a wonderful mixed friendly match against Appledore School on Tuesday afternoon.

Their little faces were a picture!!!

You can almost smell it!

Yesterday afternoon the U9 netball team took to the court for their first match of the term against Shebbear.

Junior pupils enjoy learning new skills

Light up the candle..

What better way to get into the Christmas spirit than by singing carols in a beautiful location?

Infant Nativity "Fishing for Stars"

12 children from the Junior School went to Bideford College to take part in the Torridge Indoor Athletics Competition

'Postman Pat' on the cornet.

Regular brushing to keep your teeth clean and glistening   .....

A world far away from Bideford

Well done hockey girls - great 1:1 draw for our U9 side vs. West Buckland.

... at the opening of Holsworthy's new livestick market.

The Junior School celebrated Harvest Festival and have collected a range of food items to donate to Bideford's Harbour charity.

A taste of times gone by

Inspiration from nature

An afternoon of multi sports

Kilve Court, Somerset

Learning about heavy horses

"An amazing game" - by Lulu

Learning about Food and Farming

Very many thanks to everyone involved with the Gliddon and Squires Cross Country event at Kingsley School

"Mr Wilson featured heavily in the story line"

Rock Pooling in the sun

The first of this term's weekly celebration assemblies in the Junior School

"I’m really proud of our up and coming grass roots Judoka"

A brilliant display at the Junior School Prize Day

Prize Day opened with a rousing rendition of “One more step along the world I go," which seemed very apt as we bid our farewells to Year 6 as they head over to the senior school after the summer holiday.

The audience play their part

Raising money to help Nepal

Super supportive Pre-School parents arrived at Kingsley School yesterday to cheer on their children who were showcasing their talent at our annual Pre-School Sportsday.

On the same day that Andy Murray’s semi -final in the French Open was halted by weather, Kingsley Infants and Juniors' Sports Day had its own weather disruptions.

"unique access to a beautiful area of local coastline"

"We braved the rain shower and carried on regardless!"

"Soothing sounds, moving colours and shapes"

Comic Relief: Red Nose Day was here!

It was an honour for our Junior Choir to be invited to sing to residents at Kenwith Castle Nursing Home in Bideford.

Josh plays for the Junior Assembly

"It was a pleasure to be part of such a relaxed and delightful match"

All creatures great and small!

An academy visit

Learning how to ride safely

This week children in the Junior School have been busy making their Christingles, a symbolic orange with four spikes in it holding sweets and a candle in the top, symbolising Christ's light and love.

Christmas Jumper Day in the Junior School

Henry wins the U9 Boys race

Angels, wise men, shepherds et al..

Year 3 visit the Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter

– fun facts, music and dance

UPDATE: We are delighted to announce that the Fundraising efforts across Kingsley School last week for Children in Need raised £903.40

Kingsley Friends’ Christmas Craft Fayre on Sunday was filled with inspired gifts, decorations and scrummy cakes!

Kingsley's own Police Station

More Environmental Art fun!

Time travel experience for Year 2!

Environmental Art Masterpieces

Chocolate across the curriculum!

Close Football win against St Petroc

Training with the best.

A successful afternoon for some of our younger players.

The Straw Tower Challenge.

Kingsley hosts handball activity day.

Innovative learning for Kingsley's reception class.

A special birthday for a special lady!

A visit to the Museum.

The first of the season's cross-country events was held at Kingsley on Sunday.

Some of the Army’s top equestrians have been staying at Isobelle’s (Year 2) family farm in Woolacombe.

Visiting Author, Mr. Philip Ardagh

The Junior School gave their new Head, Mrs Jane Bruce, a warm welcome in assembly at the beginning of term.

John Davies Western Area International Summer Training Camp

The Kingsley stand had an added attraction at the Woolsery show!

Children and staff enjoy a visit to Westward Ho!

A day of celebration for everyone.

Bean Bags, Hoola-Hoops, Long Jump and Relay Races

Heading for the Cannes Film Festival

£2,000 raised for the Hospice

A visit to Appledore Lifeboat Station

Waving union jacks in the Clovelly sunshine.

Traditional Easter Egg hunt to end the term

Juniors enjoy competition experience

Immensely successful event organised by Kingsley School

Welsh Open & Bedminster Mini Mons

Kingsley the Corn Snake returns for a home visit

Inspiration to read!

Juniors raise money for flood victims

Forces and the Environment in the Explorer Dome

Bikeability in the playground and on the road

Dragons, Ribbons, Fans, Fortune Cookies and Vegetable Rib Soup!

Pre-School children meet the Lifeboat Man 

In aid of The Children's Society

December 2013 "The Little Christmas Angel"

Stalls and gifts galore and Father Christmas too.

Parents and friends get together at School

Lighting up the skies of Bideford

Transport & History with Pre-School

A Dramatic Assembly and Autumn News

Cauliflowers Fluffy and a Cauliflower Rap!

North Devon League series begins at Kingsley

Georgie Adams talks to Years 1 to 3 

Future Olympians 2028!

So much to learn, soil types to renewable energy

Tea, Cakes, Archery, Bouncy Castles, Knights in Armour, Ducks in Paddling Pools ! ........ 

Inspirational School Assembly sets Ruby fundraising

Year 1 children become a human loom!

Traditional Egg Hunt for Younger Pupils

A sea of red and lots of cakes

Olympic Legacy alive and running in North Devon

Olympic Legacy alive and running in North Devon

Braving freezing temperatures on their bikes

Dressing up fun in the Junior School, Library activities for Seniors

Kingsley Hosts North Devon Gala Concert

Dancing and Cookery Chinese style 

Refurbishing the Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway with Watts Design

Saving stamps for 'Guide Dogs for the Blind'

A diverse and busy time with the Juniors

Pre-School building project in the woods

Christmas begins for Pre-School, Reception, Year 1 and Year 2

Excitement and fun for all

Baths, Statues, Mosaics.......

Crafts, charity stalls, childrens activities, music, refreshments and Santa!

Learning about the Hindu Festival

A new hedge and Royal Oak tree

Bonfire, Rockets, Hot-Dogs, Soup, Glow-Sticks...no rain!

The Cliff Railway carriage refurbishment project

Harvest and Thanksgiving in aid of HARBOUR

Year 6 residential in the woods

Paul Strickland visits the Pre-School

Gliddon and Squires North Devon Cross-Country League

Joseph's Technicoloured Dream Float!

Sponsored by Horse heaven Saddlery

Juniors and Seniors take part 

It finally stopped raining just long enough!

A brand new version of the famous story

Pre-School Sports Day & Picnic

Juniors cook lunch for the School Governors

Learning about Transport in the Past

British Judo Association - Technical Officials for Clubs & Schools

A busy first half of term

Buttering scones for a special day takes practice

Silver for Louis and Bronze for Danny

Torridge Junior Football Rally at Sandymere

Junior Choir sing on their day out.

A trip on the Tiverton Canal

Mastering back and forehand delivery

Fun despite the traditional rain!

Royal Horticultural Society Gardens near Torrington

The special rabbit hopped by!

First competition experience for many

Skills and confidence on their bikes

Competition weekend at Kingsley

Sponsored by New Road Garage Torrington

New Author Cecilia Busby visits Juniors

Visit to a wind-turbine

Songs, cakes and stories French style

'Share Music' representatives visit Junior Assembly

Food, fun and games in the Sixth Form Centre

Busy new year in the Junior Departments

Juniors welcomed to Senior Assembly

Juniors create a "Jubilee Wood"

Newsletter...Family Session...Good Luck Sam!

Nursery, Pre-School and Junior Christmas News

From Nursery to Sixth form

The Hoity Toity Angel!

Children's Society Charity Service

Leaving the computer games behind

Music, cakes, hog roast, Santa, stalls galore!

Art competition for Pre-School to Year 6

Samaritan's Purse Shoebox Appeal

Trinity Sheild Competition in Birmingham

Gloucestershire County Open Championships

Junior Inter-House Guy making competition

Junior, Pre-School & Nursery Half-Term Autumn Newsletter

Harvest Festival with the Pre-School and Juniors

Meeting the animals and a tractor ride

Appledore Book Festival visit

Everyone from the Nursery to Year 6 took part

Presentation of Stamps to "Guide Dogs for the Blind"

Raising money for the Devon Air Ambulance

News from the younger Kingsley students

Yurts,  Owls,  Otters ....

Banners, Costumes, Music & Drama

Performed to a packed theatre

All creatures great and small

A busy half-term with the younger Kingsley students

In the water with the Junior Surf Club

Representing the South West in Stoke on Trent

Cream teas with the Juniors

Celebrations in the Junior School

Crowns and Tiaras at the Nursery

Team and individual medals for boys and girls

Maximum effort on home ground

Their children show how its done

Talented instrumentalists, singers and speakers

Helping in the Fair Trade Café

Did the pancakes return to the pan?

Juniors part of World Record

Busy time for younger Kingsley pupils

Juniors and Seniors at North Devon Independent Schools competition

Junior Judo Championships in Kingsbridge

Juniors raise nearly £150

Startling stick insects and mesmerizing meerkats

Year 6 and Year 7 visit the Old Vic

From scary witches to fluffy sheep!

Traditional Christmas story with the little Kingsleys

Raising money for the Children's Society

Bideford Rotary team visit young Kingsley pupils

Mexico and The Joshua Files

An afternoon in Victorian Appledore

July Newsletter for Nursery, Pre-School and Juniors

Juniors take to the stage

Lots of fun in the sunshine

Year 4s entertain parents and fellow pupils

Sport on the beach at Croyde Bay

A welcome for Russell Shepherd from children and parents

Kingsley School Judo Club had a busy half-term

May edition of the the Nursery, Pre-School and Junior Newsletter

Pre-School and Play Group raise £250 for children's charity

Year 3 victory over blood curdling raiders!

Representing the South West at National Schools Finals

Marshmallows toasted on an open fire, delicious!

Excited children received their awards in Assembly

Writing tips, inspiration and humour

Catch up with all that has been happening this term with the younger Kingsley students.

Another successful weekend

From knitting to investigating Habitats at the Zoo.

The day the Easter Bunny called in.

Enjoying their dance lessons.

Proud Juniors bring their trophies to School

Learning about animal habitats.

Junior and Pre-School children raised £170 by wearing their wellies to school and eating biscuits too!

On Thursday March 4th at Kingsley Junior School, an afternoon Tea Party raised over £600 for the North Devon Hospice.

 The "little" Kingsley cooks in Pre-School had great fun baking and eating their own almond cookies.

 The Chinese Year of the Tiger was welcomed in fine style at the Junior School. 

Sophie Johns to represent South West at National Final.

Students have their work published.

The Junior Boys Team took the Bronze Trophy in Stoke-on-Trent.

The week the" Big Freeze" came to Britain. The first day of School had to be cancelled, all over the country roads were blocked with ice and snow, some students took a week to get back!