More trees please!

More trees please!

As part of our Earth Centre work, we are underway with Kingsley’s extensive tree planting project. Not only are trees essential for life, but as the longest living species on earth, they link us with the past, present and future. Trees benefit the environment in...
Weekend fun for Kingsley boarders

Weekend fun for Kingsley boarders

There are plenty of reasons why January can be considered to be not the favourite month for many of us. It’s a bit chilly outside, the novelty of your Christmas pressies has worn off and it is the season of mocks! But at Kingsley, there’s plenty of cracking stuff...
Kingsley Earth Centre – decomposing studies

Kingsley Earth Centre – decomposing studies

  Year 2 have been learning about how long different materials take to decompose. The class was quite surprised when they found out how long objects take to decompose when they are thrown away: Plastic bag: 1,000 years Plastic bottle: 500 years Nappy: 450 years...
Outdoor Activity First Aid Training

Outdoor Activity First Aid Training

Last week, Linda Stella, Steve Whaley, Emma Nelson, Paul Wilson and Lou Wivell all attended Outdoor Activity First Aid Training so they are well equipped to support students participating in the Duke of Edinburgh and Ten Tors training and events. The course dealt with...
Kingsley Ten Tors Team 2022

Kingsley Ten Tors Team 2022

The Ten Tors team was out again on Sunday, covering almost 20km in some varying conditions. Again, it was a solid day of navigation and determination for the group. Thank you to the staff team for giving up their weekends to support the D of E training. On Sunday, the...