Red Nose Day

Red nose day is celebrated across the UK in March each year. The event is also known as Comic Relief. Here at Kingsley, we raise money for this important cause by making donations to wear our own clothes, and get involved with face painting, golf challenges, table...

Pitch in a Pound

UPDATE:  The school raised £292.57 for the North Devon Hospice – well done everyone! On Friday 10th February, Kingsley School joined North Devon Hospice’s Pitch in a Pound event. Pupils all paid a pound in order to come in wearing their own clothes and enjoyed a...

Pancake Day secrets exposed!

Personally, we like to eat lots of pancakes with sugar and lemon, but these are some weird and wonderful pancake traditions from other countries: In Denmark, it is traditional to play “Hit the cat out of the barrel”, which is a game in which you have to hit a barrel...

Take a break

We find ourselves at the end of another half term, a time to pause, take a break and take stock before the Spring term marches on to Easter. This term in our assemblies in the senior school we have been focusing on Galatians 5:22-23 and the fruits of the spirit.  We...

Beat the Blues with good news!

I don’t know about you, but when I see good news on the TV it makes me feel so much better. Often, the only things that seem to be reported are miserable and this makes it easy to forget that alongside the bad, there are a lot of good things happening in the world. A...

New Year Celebrations – Chaplain’s Blog

Happy new year everyone, I hope that you had a restful Christmas and have adjusted to the first few days back into school routines. Today we celebrate Epiphany and that reminds us of the challenging journey that three kings, known as Magi, made to visit the baby Jesus...