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    Quantum Mechanics at Imperial College London

    On 1st February, ten of our Year 11 Science students accompanied me to an introductory evening to Quantum Mechanics in Imperial College London’s Sir Alexander Fleming Building.…
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    Commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day 2017

    Friday 27th January - The Holocaust Educational Trust streamed a live webcast from Kingsmead’s theatre to over 500 schools both nationally and internationally, where Holocaust…
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    Mayor’s Award for Science 2017

    The following Biology students will be participating in the Mayors Award Competition. Aaliyah BorelandCatrina ConwayAlex FitzpatrickRebekah Jordan The Mayor’s Award for Science is…
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    West Side Story

    What an absolutely amazing production. All 3 nights stunned audiences with the fabulous performances from our talented students. The acting, singing and band were superb supported…
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    Active Kids Thank You Gift

    WOW - This week we received two rather large orange mystery packages! On further inspection it was revealed to be a gift from Sainsbury's Active Kids. Once opened, we were further…
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    Kingsmead Trip to Parliament

    This week some of the year 9 Citizenship GCSE class and 6th form Politics students went for a tour around Parliament. We had a great time seeing where the government meet to…
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    Annual Royal Institute Christmas Lecture

    On 6th December, Year 7 attended the famous Royal Institute Christmas Lectures. This year it was all about Energy and they took part in the largest 'Science Demo' by measuring…
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    Children in Need @ Kingsmead

    Kingsmead's Sixth Form students yet again embraced this year's Children in Need Appeal. The theme was Yellow, Dots or Onesies. Fatima, Michelle, Hannah, Esra and Sophie decided…
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    Informing Parents of Detentions

    From Monday 14th November 2016 parents will be advised of any detentions their child may have via a text message the night before the detention.Could you please ensure the school…
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    Remembrance at Kingsmead

    As every year, Kingsmead staff and students joined others across the nation in showing respect for those who fell in conflict by marking the armistice declaration on 11th…
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    Year 12 High Achievers' Ceremony at Highlands School

    Well done to our Year 12 students who received their certificates for being the highest attaining students at GCSE (Year 11). These were presented by the Enfield Cabinet Minister…
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    6th Form Pre Public Exam Results Day

    6th Form Pre Public Results Day: 25th January 2017 Useful Revision Links: Elevate Education Sam Learning GCSEPod BBC Bite Size KS3 BBC Bite Size KS4
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    Former US Basketball Star, John Amaechi visits Kingsmead 6th Form Students

    John Amaechi, an ex-professional basketball player who played in the NBA against the likes of Michael Jordan and now a leading psychologist and consultant, took the time out of…
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    On the Campaign Trail of the USA Presidential Election

    A fully funded opportunity was put forward by the Transformation Trust and invited students across the country to produce a video which showed the strategies that could be used to…
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    Get into Teaching with Kingsmead and Schools Direct

    Kingsmead has an excellent track record on initial teacher training, including Teach First, PGCE and many other routes into teaching. From 2017, we are offering schools direct…
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    Celebrating 50 Years of Kingsmead

    We are researching Kingsmead's journey from one of the first Comprehensive schools in the borough, to its outstanding success today. We are calling out for previous staff and…
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    Macmillan Coffee Morning

    On Friday 30th September, Kingsmead's staff and students joined together for Macmillan's 'World's Biggest Coffee Morning'. The brief was to 'Bake it or Fake it' and we were…
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    Discover Science at Kings College London

    On Thursday 29th September, 9 of our Year 10 Science students took part in a session run by Kings College London, to encourage Women In STEM in honour of the amazing Ada Lovelace.…
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    Chardonnae and The Sutton Trust

    An amazing opportunity presented; short listed from a field of 1400 applicants to the Sutton Trust to participate in the “Academic Programme 2016”. A residential at the London…
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    A Level Results 2016

    Celebrating another year of successful A Level results.... 2016 - 95% Pass Rate
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    Performing & Visual Arts Admissions Process

    Information regarding PVA admissions for September 2017 is available in the Specialist Status section of the website. Application forms must be returned by the 3rd October 2016
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    Provisional GCSE Results 2016

    We congratulate the students and staff of Kingsmead on excellent GCSE results in Summer 2016. 72% of students achieved 5 or more GCSE passes at grades A* - C. New Department for…
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    Enfield Schools Borough Athletics Championships 2016

    Wednesday 6th July saw the Borough athletics championships take place at the Lea Valley stadium. As it is every year, it was a fiercely contested event with some fantastic races…
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    A-Level Biology Field Trip to Wales

    AS biology students were lucky enough to spend a long weekend on the West Welsh coast in Pembrokeshire to collect data for their biology practical course work for next year. While…
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    Primary Links - Year 12 Media Students deliver lesson to George Spicer Pupils

    Year 12 Media Studies students were amazing role models in our annual trip to George Spicer Primary School. They planned and delivered outstanding lessons to Year 5 students,…
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    Kingsmead School continues to be a ‘Good School’ - Ofsted June 2016

    As you are aware, Kingsmead was inspected by Ofsted on 14th June this year. Here are some of the positive comments received from the inspectors. The leadership team has maintained…
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    Sixth Form Student wins Princess Diana Award

    We are very proud to announce that after her fantastic achievements at GCSE and AS Level and her brilliant effort to develop an admirable work ethos, which has secured her a place…
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    6th Form Brilliance at Subject Level

    Oxford Analytics makes use of the DFE data to carry out analysis of all non-selective Sixth Forms in England and publish data of the top subjects. They celebrate Sixth Form…
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    Sixth Form Students off to Top Universities

    We would like to say a MASSIVE congratulations to two of our Sixth Form students. Both have received offers to two prestigious universities, Kings College London to read a degree…
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    Sports Relief 2016

    “You don’t realise how much you have in this country” stated a Year 8 as we discussed services in a more economically developed country in the Geography lesson. The extraordinary…
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    Kingsmead Dance their way to the Southbank

    After the success of The Dance Dynamic Project with The Royal Opera House last year, I wanted to find another opportunity that would stretch and enrich our student’s experiences…
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    GCSE English Literature Results 2016

    On Thursday 3rd March, our Year 11 cohort eagerly awaited the results of their English Literature exam. The examination, which students sat in January, consisted of two papers…
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    English Department: Year 9 Visit to The Globe to see ‘Twelfth Night’

    On the 8th March 2016, with a group of Year 9 students, I went to visit The Globe Theatre on the South Bank in London to watch ‘Twelfth Night’. I really enjoyed visiting the Globe…
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    From Outstanding to Inspirational

    An amazing student, who despite forced absences from school has emerged as an outstanding academic, the top achieving boy at GCSE in 2015 and set to continue this at A Levels.…
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    Rotary Youth Speaks Competition

    Congratulations to Kingsmead's Intermediate and Senior Teams who got through to the regional finals of the Rotary Youth Speaks Competition. It is a well-established and successful…
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    ALPS Certificate of Excellence

    It is wonderful when an external agency confirms the excellent academic status of the Sixth Form. Alps is an organisation whose analysis of all providers of A Level courses across…
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    Athlete puts teenagers through their paces ahead of charity challenge.

    AN athlete put teenagers through their paces as they prepare to raise money for Comic Relief. Long jumper JJ Jegede, who competed in the 2012 European Athletics Championships,…
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    Kingmead Students talk on Channel 4 'Political Slot'

    Four Kingsmead students recently took part in Channel 4’s ‘Political Slot’ where they were interviewed by Helen Grant MP, to discuss their thoughts around the proposed changes in…
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    Year 7 Football Team Reward

    Nine Year 7 students who play in the Kingsmead Football Team were rewarded for their good behaviour and commitment to the team, with a visit to the new Tottenham Hotspur training…
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    Yet again, the Kingsmead cast WOW the audience!

    Last week saw three great performances from the students of Kingsmead School. On Tuesday 8th, we were transported back to the 60's with musical arrangements from Mr Macura by…
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    Senior Maths Team Challenge

    We would like to congratulate and send a massive well done to our Year 12 and 13 students below for competing in the Senior Maths Team Challenge. What a really fantastic job they…
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    Kingsmead Students win £3000 Mayor's Bid

    On 18th November, 7 Kingsmead students attended City Hall and secured £3000 from the MAYORS FUND FOR LONDON /Santander CITY PITCH. The students pitched an idea for a drama based…
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    Top Achieving GCSE Students 2015

    A very special evening of celebration was held recently to acknowledge the top achieving GCSE students of 2015 from Kingsmead. Students received certificates from Councillor…
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    Remembrance Day 2015

    Kingsmead School were again honoured to be invited to participate in the Remembrance Ceremony in Enfield Town on Sunday 8th November. Representing Kingsmead were Chair of…
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    Fundraising at Kingsmead

    Fundraising at Kingsmead means all hands on deck! Our students are at the top when it comes to organising and taking part in charity appeals. The whole school community joins…
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    Professional Actor, Sam Frenchum talks with Kingsmead students!

    On Wednesday 21st October, Sam Frenchum came to Kingsmead School to speak to the students about his experiences as a professional actor and his knowledge of the performing arts…
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    Kingsmead Oscar Award Ceremony 2015

    On Thursday 22nd October, I was delighted to host our 2015 Kingsmead Oscars awards ceremony. This is our 3rd Oscars ceremony at Kingsmead. It was with great pleasure that I stood…
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    Hamlet at the Barbican

    ‘Hamlet’ at the Barbican Theatre starring Benedict Cumberbatch.A review by E. Fitzpatrick On the 30th September, I was one of a group of 6th formers and two Kingsmead teachers who…
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    Winners - The UBS Award

    Pure Potential and UBS (Top Swiss Investment Banking Corporation) celebrate the achievements of high achieving students from across the UK through the UBS Award for Outstanding…
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    Foodbank Volunteer travel to India

    One of our 12 students beat thousands of applicants to be one of 30 students to travel to India with the charity 'Free the Children'. Having been a volunteer at an Enfield Trussel…
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    Exam Success 2015

    Another great success for Kingsmead's A Level Students Smiles, smiles and more smiles..... Our A Level results day was a day for smiling. Congratulations go to our A level…
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    Music Department Introducing A Level Music Technology

    The Music Department is introducing A Level Music Technology to its 2014-2015 academic year. The department has implemented a dedicated Apple mac suite and fully equipped studio…
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    Media Trips

    In Media we like to arrange fun trips for our students. Trips have included: Dans Le Noir A restaurant in london which is totally in the dark and food is served by blind waiters.…
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    Jack Petchey Winners

    On Tuesday 3rd March, nine of our Jack Petchey award winners and their guests went to the Millfield Theatre to celebrate their achievements with local dignitaries and other award…
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    Middlesex Cross Country

    The Middlesex Cross Country Championships took place at Harrow School this month and 4 of our students gained the qualifying position in the Enfield Championships; in order to…
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    Year 7 Football Finalists

    They have done it again!!! The Year 7 football team was given 1st place in the borough football tournament. They played superbly on one of the coldest days of the year and…
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    Visit of Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. David Cameron MP, the Rt. Hon. Nicky Morgan MP, to Kingsmead School Monday 2nd February 2015

    Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. David Cameron MP, the Rt. Hon. Nicky Morgan MP, Baroness Karren Brady, Nick de Bois MP and the Chair of Kingsmead School Governors, Mr Andrew…
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    New Course, New Equipment and New Studio

    The Music department has seen some very positive changes this academic year. We have introduced a new A level Music Technology course and have equipped the department with a…
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    Photographer Giles Duley visits Kingsmead Media Students

    During the Summer term 2014, 6th Form Media students had a very special workshop with war and Paralympic photographer Giles Duley.Giles was previously a successful fashion…
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    STEM Trip to Geneva

    Summer Term 2014, saw for the first time in Kingsmead's history, 9 students taking STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) travelled to Geneva, Switzerland. They…
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    Kingsmead Students join Young Orchestra for London

    We are so pleased to share the news that Jason Chung in Year 13 and Lauren Grant in Year 12, have been accepted for the 'Young Orchestra for London' both playing the cello. The…
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    Piano masterclass at Guildhall School

    On November 26th, students nominated by learning director of Music, Mr Elia attended The Guildhall School of Music's Milton Court Concert Hall to watch undergraduate students in a…
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    2014 Results

    Enfield Borough Cross Country Champs A huge 'WELL DONE' to those who competed in the Enfield Cross Country Championships on November 11TH2014!!Running conditions were good and…
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    Mrs Barry at Number 10

    Headteacher of Kingsmead, Yvonne Barry attended a meeting with the Prime Minister and other senior members of the government at Downing Street on Wednesday 17th September. She was…
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    High Achievers' Evening

    High Achievers' Evening Parents, teachers and students gathered at the Kingsmead School Theatre on Thursday 11th September for an amazing night of celebration at the 2014 High…
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    Eco Code

    We are the Environmental Agency for Kingsmead That is true. We aim to protect the environment Just for you. We cut the littering For a better view But let’s face it, We want to be…
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  • Recycling Tuesdays

    Recycling Tuesdays was set up to encourage students to participate in the recycling process at school. It aims to increase the amount of waste that is recycled at the school…
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    The Art of Storytelling

    Ever since communities of humans have lived together, among them would be the figure of the storyteller. They would have carried the history and beliefs of that community in their…
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    Kingsmead School involved in BBC School Report

    BBC School Report Students from Kingsmead School made the news for real on 19 March 2015 as they took part in BBC News School Report. BBC School Report
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    Harry Potter Studios Tour Trip

    Media Studies are organised a trip for our ks4 & ks5 students as a reward trip to Harry Potter World, London on Monday 17th December 2012. Warner Bros. Studio Tour London provides…
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    Instrumental & Vocal Lessons at Kingsmead

    Each week, over 120 instrumental and vocal lessons taught by staff from Enfield Arts Support Service (EASS) take place at Kingsmead within the Music Department. We have a…
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    Online Support and Resources for SOMA Parents

    High Ability / Gifted Organisations and Websites Profoundly & Exceptionally Gifted Youth (PEGY) is a British website giving information about young people with very high IQs…
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    Online Resources for SOMA Students

     Online Opportunities IGGY Juniors is an online programme for creative young people aged 7 upwards www2.warwick.ac.uk/study/iggy/iggyjuniors/iguana/ Khan Academy…
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    Extension Activities & Exhibitions Available Outside of School

    The British Museum http://www.britishmuseum.org/ The British Library Literary exhibits and readings http://www.bl.uk/ The Sherlock Holmes Museum A recreation of the famous house…
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