Category: Whole School – King Alfred School

Message from Robert – 8 June

8th June 2020

Robert reflects on the re-opening of the school buildings and on how the school is responding to the events around the killing of George Floyd and the lessons we can all learn.

From KAS to NHS – letter from an Old Alfredian

2nd June 2020

David Kovar KAS 1988 – 2000 University of Leeds 2003 – 2006 Director of Operational Resilience at North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust I’ve been asked to share a couple of specific memories about my time at KAS, and there are just far too many to put on paper, so I will simply say that…

Message from Robert – 1 June

2nd June 2020

As we welcome students back to the site for the first time since March 20th, Robert outlines the measures which have been put in place to enable this to happen in a safe way for everyone.

Message from Robert – 22 May

26th May 2020

Robert looks back a half term like no other, and forward at the potential reopening of some of the school buildings and how we have been preparing.

Message from Robert – 18 May

19th May 2020

Roberts last video update before half term comes from the outdoor amphitheatre which should be the focal point of the Y8 Village Project this week. Despite another KAS landmark missed, the tone is optimistic as Robert talks about planning for potential reopening and the positive feedback from students and parents.

Message from Robert – 11 May

11th May 2020

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement last night – Robert shares how the school will address the challenges of a potential return of pupils to the site and how the KAS Connected Education of ALL pupils will continue and evolve.

VE Day Video

8th May 2020

History teacher, Leon, reminds us what VE Day stands for. Though it celebrated the end of the war, many people didn’t have much to celebrate. However it also marked the beginning of many positive changes including the creation of our NHS.

Message from Robert – 4 May

4th May 2020

In today’s message, Robert talks about the power of our Forge as an educational tool and looks ahead to how the school will return to normal during the next phases of the Covid-19 response.

Message from Robert – 1 May

1st May 2020

In his Friday update Robert visits the KAS archives and looks ahead to the VE Day Anniversary on Friday 8th May. He talks about how the school adapted when they moved back to Manor Wood after the war and found it in a bit of a state after it had been occupied by the Home…

Positive posters for the NHS

29th April 2020

Posters by our Y11 students have been sent to The Royal Free Hospital to help decorate a corridor and give a boost to frontline healthcare workers.

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