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  • SATs Boosters

    12th January 2018

    In order to support your child to achieve their best in this years SAT’s we are extending the school day on a Monday, Tuesday and Thursday  to 3.45pm. We would like all Year 6 pupils to attend all sessions every week. To encourage them to attend we will be rewarding the children who have achieved 100% attendance at boosters after SAT’s week.

    The booster sessions will start Monday 15th January. Please make sure you have completed and returned your child's permission slip.

     

  • Bikeability

    12th January 2018

    We are delighted to be able to offer the Bikeability course in school again this year. Letters will be sent home shortly with full details and dates when your child’s class will be taking part.

    Foundation and KS1 children do not require their own bike but all children in KS2 who would like to take part will require their own bike and helmet. Please see the letter regarding the criteria your child's bike needs to meet to take part.

     

  • Welcome Back

    8th January 2018

    We hope you all had a  wonderful Christmas and New year.

     

  • Merry Christmas

    22nd December 2017

    Dear all,

    We have finally come to the end of the autumn term and it has been a very busy time for us all. 

    In the run up to Christmas we have experienced Beauty and the Beast pantomime, enterprise day, carol concerts, nativity plays and going out to sing in the community as well as Christmas parties and a visit from Santa!

    I think we all deserve a lovely rest now before we    return on Monday 8th January. 

    Can  I say a big thank you for your support this term  as together we are able to make a big difference fo

  • 5 Words A Week

    21st December 2017

    Throughout the academy we are working hard to develop our  pupils’ knowledge and use of rich vocabulary.

    With this in mind we have recently introduced a new vocabulary initiative ‘It’s Only words’.

    Daily lessons will explore a systematic approach to the teaching and learning of vocabulary, developing an understanding of the meaning of selected words and how they can be applied within their spoken and written language. Lessons planned will provide children with practical ideas, strategies and activities for th

  • Fond Farewells and Warm Welcomes

    21st December 2017

    Everyone at Kingston would like to say a fond farewell to Miss Turner, Miss Newboult and Miss Donovan who are  leaving the  academy for pastures new. We wish them all the best of luck.

    We are pleased to welcome Mrs Harvey who will be the Year 2 Teacher and to welcome back Mrs Beighton as the Year 1 Teacher.

     

  • Christmas Parties

    17th December 2017

    Next week each class will be having their Christmas party.

    Foundation’s is on the morning of Thursday 21st December.

    KS1 and KS2 is in the afternoon on Thursday 21st December.

    Please check with your child's class teacher as to what food children can bring and party clothes.

     

  • Mission Christmas

    16th December 2017

    Thank you to everyone who donated a gift to Mission Christmas this year. They will hopefully make a lot of children very happy.

     

     

  • Year 3 Greek Workshop

    15th December 2017

    Our Year 3 children had a fantastic day when they all dressed up and became characters from Ancient Greece. Wiktoria Malendowicz said “I really enjoyed singing and wearing my costume.” Sebastian Smith said “It was really exciting taking part in the mini Olympic Games, especially playing Greeks versus Trogans.” “I would definitely like to do it again” added Jack Weatherall.

     

  • Enterprise Fayre

    15th December 2017

    Thank you to everyone who helped raise money for our Enterprise Fair. It was a great success and we raised £175.73. Thank you for your continued support.

     

  • Choir singing at the Methodist Church

    15th December 2017

    The choir had a lovely time at the Methodist Church. Olivia Davies said “It was fantastic getting to sing in Church with my friends in the choir.”

     

  • Beauty and the Beast Pantomime

    15th December 2017

    The children had a great time when they went to the Cast Theatre in Doncaster to see Beauty and the Beast. Kloee Atkins said “I really enjoyed watching the lady doing the sign language.”

     

  • Performances at James Hince Court

    15th December 2017

    The children had the opportunity to sing for the residents at James Hince Court. “It was very emotional but I really enjoyed taking part” said Ellie Pashley.

     

  • Carlton's Christmas Lights

    8th December 2017

    Congratulations to Aaron Sowerby and Tillie Cluderay who won the Big Local’s ’Design a Christmas Light’ competition. Their lights have now been made and if as you go through Carlton you will see their excellent Christmas designs lit up.

    The competition is on again this year and it is £1.00 to enter. There will be 3 lucky winners and 1 will be from  Kingston   Park Academy. If you would like to take part please collect a form from the school office. All entries must be returned to school by Friday 22nd Decemb

  • Andy and Lewis

    1st December 2017

    On Wednesday 20th December the children in our foundation unit have some exciting visitors coming in to school. Andy and Lewis will be putting on a special performance for them including comedy, magic and even some balloon modelling.

     

  • Visit to James Hince Court

    1st December 2017

    On Tuesday 12th and Thursday 14th December some of our pupils will be visiting James Hince Court Residential Care Home. Our choir will be singing some of the songs that they will be performing at the Young Voices concert in January and some of our foundation and KS1 pupils will be performing songs from their Christmas Nativity.

     

  • Get wrapped Up Warm

    1st December 2017

    As winter is now here and the cold weather has arrived, please can you ensure that you send your child to school with a jumper or cardigan and appropriate outdoor wear including a warm coat, gloves, hat and scarf so they can get wrapped up at break and lunchtimes. Please check that they have your child’s name in them.

     

  • Mission Christmas

    25th November 2017

    This year Kingston Park Academy will again be taking part in Hallam Fm’s Mission Christmas. People can donate a gift for a child from 0-18 years to be given to underprivileged children in our area who may otherwise not receive a gift at Christmas. If anyone would like to donate a gift it must be new and not wrapped and can be handed into the school office by 8th December. Thank you for your continued support.

     

     

  • Christmas Tree Festival

    24th November 2017

    On Monday 11th December at 10am our school choir will be singing at the Christmas tree    festival at Carlton Methodist church. Parents are invited to watch the performance. Please speak to Mrs Kerridge if you are available to walk with the children.

     

     

  • FS2 - Year 6 Pantomime Trip

    24th November 2017

    On Wednesday 13th December FS2—Year 6 pupils have the opportunity to attend the morning performance of Beauty and the Beast at The Cast Theatre in Doncaster. Great news for this year as The Big Lottery Fund scheme will be paying for all tickets, transport and have even purchased ice-creams for all the children.