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  • Kingston Diary - Welcoming back Alumni

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    KGS Staff

    On Thursday evening, the School will welcome one of its most celebrated alumni, playwright and novelist, Michael Frayn back to the school as he officially unveils the “Michael Frayn Theatre”. Mr Frayn is perhaps best known as the author of the farce Noises...

    Drama Kingston Diary

  • Kingston Diary - Opportunity Knocks

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    KGS Staff

     As I looked out at a sea of nearly 450 faces (some rather blank) I noted to them that this was quite possibly the 500th school assembly that I attended. I also confessed that I would struggle to remember what any of them were actually about, including the ones that I had personally...

    Kingston Diary

  • Kingston Diary - "Ac Laetari"

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    KGS Staff

    Only last week a report by Newman University concluded that the drive for top results can lead to high achieving children becoming anxious and suffering from stress. However, exams are a necessary part of life and whether we like it or not they are here to stay. The role of school should not...

    Kingston Diary

  • Kingston Diary - A MFL Challenge

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    KGS Staff

    I do hope that everyone enjoyed a good summer. Mine was great fun, but also challenging. You see I always found Modern Languages tricky when I was at school and it is one of my great regrets that I did not pursue learning one beyond GCSE. So when my best friend announced his engagement to his...

    Modern Foreign Languages Kingston Diary

  • Kingston Diary - Character Building

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    KGS Staff

    This week, with their GCSEs finally finished, students in the Fifth Year have been undertaking work experience. This opportunity allows students to find out a little about careers which might be of interest to them and the type of skills that they will need every day in the ‘world of work’, in...

    Kingston Diary