Then and Now Celebration

Kingsmeadow School and Dunston Hill Community Primary School are throwing a 1940s party for the senior citizens of Dunston based around Second World Wartime Britain. The celebration event will take place in Kingsmeadow School.

Our Then and Now theme is a celebration of the Dunston community across generations. Our guests will be served afternoon tea, with a particular focus on wartime music and 1940s dances. Everyone will be encouraged to join in!

The event will take place on Thursday 29th June.

Eden Camp REAL Trip

Our ‘REAL’ students were given the opportunity to participate in a thought-provoking educational visit to Eden Camp, North Yorkshire, as an immersion event to form part of our 3rd REAL project of the year.

Eden Camp is holder of both the English and Yorkshire Tourist Boards Attraction of the Year Awards with its immersive displays that bring history to life.  Housed in an original Prisoner of War Camp, the visit to this unique, award-winning museum transported our young people back in time to wartime Britain. Continue reading

GCSE Examinations

Next week sees the start of our summer examinations period for all Year 11 students, who will sit their final GCSE examinations. This can be a very stressful time for students and it is important that they are as organised and prepared as they can be to ensure they achieve their very best.rsz_1kingsmeadow-381We have put together a helpful section on our website which contains useful information for both parents and students and a full timetable of GCSE examinations taking place over the next few weeks. Please ensure that you and your child are aware of when each examination takes place.

Advice and a full timetable can be found under our Quick Links section on the front page of our website, or by clicking HERE.

If you have any concerns or questions about the upcoming examinations, please do not hesitate to contact the school.