School News

 

Catch up with all the news and events at Kingsley School……

Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

This weekend, the Platinum Jubilee marks Her Majesty the Queen’s extraordinary 70-year service to the nation, providing a cause for celebration and reflection on the years since her Accession. Many Kingsley students and their families will be celebrating over the...

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Olympic superstar Kingsley School’s Mega Judo Day

Olympic superstar Kingsley School’s Mega Judo Day

Our School and Community judoka welcomed an Olympic superstar to our Mega Judo Day at Kingsley School on Saturday. On Saturday, double Olympian Ben Fletcher was our guest coach for the second Kingsley School Judo Mega Day. Our judoka from both our School and...

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Surf Academy – Surf Skate sessions

Surf Academy – Surf Skate sessions

Surf skate fun - practice makes perfect! Our young surfers in the Surf Academy had their first surf skate workshop this week, their opportunity to practise movements, balance, timing and core strength. Developing good surf habits out of the water means new skills can...

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Kingsley pupils have their work published

Kingsley pupils have their work published

Grenville Centre English pupils entered the Young Writers competition called Twisted Tales. Pupils were asked to flip the narrative and tell a story from a villain's point of view. Mark, Nicole and Maisie's mini sagas were chosen for publication from over 10,000...

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New Kingsley Surf Academy

New Kingsley Surf Academy

At Kingsley, we are proud that surfing is deeply rooted in our culture with our surfing activity sessions and surfing within our sport curriculum. We are delighted to extend the already brilliant surfing provision at school with the formation of the new Kingsley Surf...

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Message from the Head

The warmer weather suggests that Spring has now arrived, and with the arrival of Spring has come the arrival of 14 baby chicks in the Grenville Centre this week who all hatched out on Monday. Mother and babies all doing well I hear! Congratulations to all the gymnasts...

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Congratulations to Kingsley Grenville Centre Award Winners!

Congratulations to Kingsley Grenville Centre Award Winners!

Pupils in Kingsley Senior Grenville Centre entered the Rotary Club's Young Environmentalist Award with their portable charging bank invention and are delighted to be through to the regional rounds in this national competition. Initially, the charging bank was designed...

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Kingsley Grenville Centre – Hatching Cam

Kingsley Grenville Centre – Hatching Cam

We hope you have been watching our Grenville Centre hatching cam. We now have freshly hatched newborns and they are experiencing their first weeks in the big wide world in the Kingsley Grenville Centre! The chicks are absolutely tiny, but are growing almost in front...

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Kingsley Earth Centre – tadpole release

Kingsley Earth Centre – tadpole release

The Reception class took off on a balmy afternoon walk to release their tadpoles this afternoon. After talking about the lifecycle, they found a safe spot for Mrs Henry to drop them in and bid farewell. On the way, we had a chance to stop and observe Springtime,...

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Prep School Cross Country Meet

Prep School Cross Country Meet

It was brilliant to have an opportunity to engage our entire Prep School pupils from Year 3 to years 6 at the West Buckland Cross Country meet on Thursday. Traditionally the event is held between Kingsley, Shebbear and West Buckland, so it was wonderful to have the...

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