Axe Monsters Concert, Wednesday 23 March

21st March 2016

  The annual KAS Axe Monsters concert takes place this Wednesday, March 23rd in the Main Hall from 7:00 pm.  Tickets will be available on the door and are £3.  Please come and support our students showcasing their multitude of talents. Music Technology Teacher Dan Aarons has put together a strong set this year and…

French Drama Festival 2016

12th March 2016

  On Wednesday 2nd March, the second annual French Drama Festival took place at The King Alfred School. Ten schools entered the competition: Merchant Taylor, St Joseph School, Highgate, Wellington College, Eton College, Haberdasher’s Aske’s Boys School, North London Collegiate, Mill Hill, St Paul’s Girls and King Alfred School.    Three judges (Agathe Morisse from…

Sport Relief at KAS, March 16-18th

11th March 2016

Staff and students will support Sport Relief March 16-18th with a number of events including a 24 hour challenge that will see staff rowing and cycling through the night! PE teacher Sarah is leading the charge on KAS’s Sport Relief events this year. There will be lots of ways to get involved and help support…

Lower School Celebrates World Book Day

9th March 2016

  The Lower School celebrated World Book Day with an entire week of book related activities. It began with professional storyteller, June Peters, who mesmerised both children and adults alike. Just a few props, wonderful tales of old and a voice to match and we were taken to jungles, rivers, mountains. Magical and imaginative—not to…

YR8 Girls Netball Team Qualifies for Nationals!

7th March 2016

The KAS YR8 Girls Netball Team has qualified for the nationals!  On Friday March 4th, KAS Girls Netball Team competed against fierce competition from other ISA teams, securing a place in the nationals by the end of the day on account of their excellent and collegiate playing and all round sporting skill.  PE Teacher and…

Salamanca Exchange, February Half Term

4th March 2016

During the February half-term a group of Year 10 students and 2 Year 12 students accompanied by Camilla and Jess went to Salamanca, Spain for a language and cultural visit. Pupils completed a rigorous regime of Spanish classes every morning, from 9.00am – 1.00pm, followed by lunch with their host families and various cultural activities in the…

YR9 Girls Netball Team Places Third in the Borough

3rd March 2016

  The Year 9 girls came third in the borough netball tournament. They lost to Mill Hill in the semi final and then beat Wren Academy to be awarded 3rd place overall.  The girls played very well considering they have had a lot of league fixtures cancelled this year.  Well done girls!  Sarah, PE   

World Book Day at KAS, Thursday 3 March

29th February 2016

  Upper and Lower School students and staff at KAS will celebrate World Book Day, Thursday 3 March, with a week of literary themed events and activities. Upper School Jenny, Upper School Librarian, is hosting the first ever “KAS Shelfie Competition.” Staff submitted photographs of their bookshelves at home, which have been compiled into a quiz sheet. It is now up…

Forest School Visits Year 2

29th February 2016

  Year 2 children thoroughly enjoyed their afternoon with Ivana, a Forest School teacher. An excited‘buzz’ evolved into intense focus and immersion as the children listened to the story of ‘mother Africa’ before creating their own clay creatures using natural ‘found’ materials. The level of engagement was palpable as children worked collaboratively to create habitats…

YR9 Fair Trade Breakfast, Thursday 3 March

25th February 2016

  YR9 Geography Students are holding a Fair Trade Breakfast -7:30-9:00 on Thursday 3 March. Parents, staff, and students are invited to drop by for a bite to eat and to learn more about ethical food production and sales. Year 9 Geographers are currently studying development issues and how to make the world a fairer…

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