Our first ever Christmas Concert will take place on the evening of Wednesday 13th December. Tickets go on sale today (Monday 27th November) and can be purchased from the school reception.
Tickets are priced at £3.50 for adults and £2 for concessions, and a raffle will take place on the evening with the money raised going towards supporting Mencap, a UK charity who offer support for children with learning difficulties.
Students have been rehearsing at every opportunity and working hard to ensure a fantastic evening. The concert will feature groups such as Rock School, Choir, Youth Theatre, Steel Pans, Djembe Group.
At the start of this half-term the tutor group from each year group was rewarded for excellent attendance. The winning tutor groups were rewarded with breakfast treats and points for the House group which will go towards the end of year celebrations.
Well done to the winners!
7E – Miss Lane
8G – Miss Hughes
9G – Mrs Cash
10I – Mrs Simpson & Miss Pirie
11G – Mr Lennox
Celebrating our students’ achievements is one of the most important, and one of the most rewarding, things we do at Kingsmeadow. Our Academic Award Evening, held on 16th November, is the biggest and most exciting of our wide range of celebration events and activities. It celebrates the efforts, resilience and achievements of our students for the whole preceding year and is a great opportunity for us to publicly recognise the hard work that our students put into their studies at Kingsmeadow.
The hall was beautifully presented, with table decorations and (almost) festive lighting. A buffet and refreshments welcomed our guests which included students, their families, school staff, governors and the Worshipful Mayor of Gateshead, councillor Pauline Dillon. A stage and lighting set the tone for a very special, memorable occasion for the forty four students who were receiving their awards.