With pupils video conferencing their opinions, the next issue of 'The Brainstorm' is ready. It includes - The new Corona Virus alert system. As well as - Killer Wasps in the US and Coral Bleaching - What is it?
To all of the Year 6 parents whose children will be joining us in September. We know that the thought of your child starting high school can be daunting for both you and them and during these unprecedented times you may be feeling more anxious. However, The Kidsgrove Secondary School would like to reassure you that the Year 6 transition is high on our priorities.
Message from the School Immunisation Team for Parents/Carers of pupils in years 8-10.
The RGS Young Geographer of the Year is an exciting opportunity which our pupils will be taking part in to extend his/her learning through their Geography lessons.
To commemorate 75 years since VE Day on 8th May, Votes for Schools have compiled a fun activity pack that can be found on our website for pupils and parents. Please send any photos of your celebrations to: Communications@kidsgrovesecondary.shaw-education.org.uk
Click to see the latest edition of 'The Brainstorm', compiled by our Y8 Science Research Representatives.
The Government have set out proposals for awarding other general, vocational and technical qualifications in Summer 2020 and are now consulting on what they have outlined.
Latest updates for teachers, students, parents and carers.
In continuation with his work in school, our Careers Adviser, Mark Stubbs, is on hand to offer guidance for students with their post 16 plans e.g. college, training and apprenticeships.
Public Health England has published new advice for parents and carers focused on looking after the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people.
Update from Ofqual regarding 2020 exams: We are rapidly working up plans to ensure the process is fair to students this summer. Detailed information will be published next week.
Roald Dahl videos and activities to do at home.
Microbiology Practical Research - The results are in!
Shaw Education Trust are holding an Easter Egg Drawing Competition.
Crossing Patrol on Gloucester Road.
As you are aware there was a hoax incident at the school yesterday which resulted in our lockdown procedure being implemented.
We have vacancies for an Examination Invigilator and a Cleaner.
Staffordshire County Council are working in partnership with Staffordshire Police and Stoke on Trent City Council on a targeted campaign during the month of March in relation to County Lines and the criminal exploitation of children and young people.
Coronavirus – Updated advice from Department for Education.
The price of school ties has increased.
Message from the School Immunisation Team.
Design a poster about internet safety and be in with a chance to win lots of goodies.
We have been advised by Staffordshire Safeguarding to pass on the following information regarding an app called Omegle. Please could all parents read and discuss with their son/daughter.
Please see statement from West Midlands Police regarding a bogus modelling agency targeting children on Instagram.
Students take part in the UK Maths Challenge.
Clive Marks store is temporarily closed due to undergoing repairs.
The Common room is now open every lunchtime for our Year 11 students.
Students with 100% attendance invited to "Big Breakfast"
STEM comes to Kidsgrove Secondary School.
The "Night Club" is open to all Year 11 pupils for after school revision sessions every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings.
Sessions run from 3.05pm until 4.05pm in room 17.
Please click on the link below to view our GCSE Revision Newsletter.
West Midlands Police have issued the following;
We have been made aware of an App called “UNICO LIVE”. The app is publicised as age restricted 12+ and designed for young people to upload videos of them performing, singing and dancing etc.; it has come to our attention that there is inappropriate content on the platform involving young people which is being investigated.
Public Health England (PHE) have recently seen an increase in reports of suspected Norovirus outbreaks in the community.
Please click on the link to see latest advice from Public Health England.
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Collection of GCSE Certificates
Free School Bus
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School uniform for Year 7 Pupils
Kidsgrove Secondary School Open Evening
We are very proud to announce that our PE department has achieved the Silver Games Mark Award.
This is an Ofsted recognised award for the provision and delivery of PE and Sport in school.
The Mathematics Department is preparing to host their final Maths booster session from 9.50am to 12.05pm.
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We're proud to announce our new school logo.
World number one Norwegian Magnus Carlsen has retained his World Chess Championship title, beating US opponent Fabiano Caruana in a tie-breaker event.
A no-deal Brexit could send the pound plunging and trigger a worse recession than the financial crisis, the Bank of England has warned.