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20th May 2015

Year 9 Battlefields trip - May 2015

Year 9 students from Kirk Balk have spent 3 days visiting WWI Battlefields as part of this years History department residential.

18th May 2015

Excellence in Y10 Science mock exams

The following students achieved outstanding results in their recent Y10 mock exams: Triple Science Biology Sam A Charlotte B Daniel L Chemistry Ruby N Kati

15th May 2015

Mock exam success in MFL!

Mock exam success in MFL! Following on from theirmock exams,Year 10 students have been developing their listening and reading skills in MFL. The AQA revi

15th May 2015

Year 8 explore the story of Evacuees.

YEAR 8 explore the story of Evacuees. As the country celebrates the 70th anniversary of VE day, Year 8 Drama students role play the trials and tribulations

11th May 2015

Year 9 Battlefields Trip - 18th-21st May

Over 80 year 9 Kirk Balk students will be visiting the WWI battlefields in France and Belgium from 18th 21st May 2015. The trip has been organised to run

11th May 2015

Duke of Edinburgh - Bronze practice expedition

Duringthe weekend of 9th / 10th May 2015the following students took part in their practice bronze DofE expedition. Their route took them from Silverwood

11th May 2015

Marc Schatzberger meets year 9 students.

On Monday 11th May 2015,Year 9 students had the huge privilege of welcoming Marc Schatzberger to Kirk Balk Academy this week. Marc is a Holocaust Survivor

5th May 2015

KS3 Football team success!

On Friday 1st May 2015,

4th May 2015

English - Star students - Spring 2015

Aidan Hague Ingrid Macovei Shanesse Groves Olivia Grey Thomas Holdsworth Alex Rayner James Colbridge William Ingham-Osguthorpe Katie Gennard Adam Cunliffe

4th May 2015

Humanities - Star students - Spring 2015

Students who have significantly improved:Alyssa BartonEleanor WigleyJessica PassAdele Denton