KGS Blog

  • Lessons in Lego

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    KGS Staff

    Kingston Grammar School Deputy Head, Mr Will Cooper, discusses the benefits of playing with Lego.

    With The Lego Movie 2 about to hit the big screen, I’m reminded of that classic parent-child exchange from the...

    Geography Drama PSHE Sport

  • Kingston Grammar School's Plastic Revolution

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    KGS Staff

    Assistant Head Mr A Beard talks about the plastic revolution currently taking place at KGS.

    Just over a year has passed since the BBC screened a seminal episode of its Blue Planet II documentary series. The Our Blue...

  • Countdown to statutory relationships and sex education

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    KGS Staff

    KGS is delighted to, once again, be working with the Sex Education Forum (SEF) and also with It Happens. SEF is the country’s leading organisation promoting and delivering high quality RSE while Alex Fryer and Amy Forbes-Robertson from It Happens are known to hundreds of schools up and down...

    Biology PSHE

  • Welcome to our new prefects

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    Mr SR Lehec

    They say that “it’s not goodbye, but au revoir” but in the case of our Fifth Year and Upper Sixth students it is certainly more a case of à bientôt, as very soon after our fond farewells and messages of luck, success and happiness on our leavers’ days we were welcoming everyone back into...

  • Kingston Diary - Work Life Balance

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    KGS Staff

    At the beginning of the Easter term, the KGS staff INSET day was focused on well-being. As student and teacher workloads ramp up as exam season approaches, the idea of maintaining a work-life balance seems, at times, to be just a dream.

    One of the speakers, Jon Bockelmann-Evans, mooted...

    Kingston Diary PSHE Sixth Form Sport GCSE A Level