It has been a busy half term with the PTFA Christmas Fayre, fantastic National success for some of our students and the launch of GCSEpods at Kingsmead. All of our previous newsletters are available in the community section of our website. The link to o
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We are overwhelmed with the generosity of our students for their donations for our Christmas fayre as part of our non uniform day. They really embed our values of honour and respect. Please do come along tonight for. 6-8 to see for yourself!
Thanks to the very generous donations we have started to receive from staff, we have been able to begin preparing our Hednesford Helping Hand Christmas boxes. They have lots of great things inside from tinned food, to biscuits and treats and even little gifts and decorations.
We were incredibly lucky to be treated to some expert Netball coaching by England Netball player Beth Cobden today.
Students from each year group were selected by progress leaders for excellent behaviour, progress or attendance, who were invited to decorate our beautiful Christmas tree! We had the Christmas Carols blaring and mince pies and juice to really get them in the Christmas spirit!
We are always looking for ways to support students to help them grow as learners. Many are getting this idea of need to 'think for themselves' and preparing for lessons by doing 'flip learning.' We do have the knowledge planners as a key tool to help th
Period 6 has been increasingly popular with Year 11s over the last 3 years. Students like the chance to work with staff and their friends, addressing misconceptions, challenging their understanding and boosting their grades.
We are very lucky today to have Saj and Dan, mentors from VIY (Volunteer It Yourself) who are running a workshop with our year 10s where they create an item for our new Sensory Garden in Kingsmead!