Kirk Balk Academy

A great place to learn


11th Oct 2015

Y8 Shakespeare theatre trip

Y8 students were swept away by the magic of live theatre

4th Oct 2015

Y10 Complete their Cricket Leader Award

The Year 10 GCSE PE cohort is currently completing the Level One Cricket Leader Award.

3rd Oct 2015

Ionic Compounds in Y11 Science Lessons

Students in Y11 have been learning about the properties of Ionic Compounds. Using modern technology they are able to take photos of what they can see down

3rd Oct 2015

Kirk Balk Student Wins Fell Running Competition

Kirk Balk student Alice represented the Academy

1st Oct 2015

Excellent performance in maths mock exam!

Year 11

27th Sep 2015

The life and times of Shakespeare in Y10 English lessons

Ever wondered what it was like to live in Shakespeare's time? Well Year 10 students

13th Sep 2015

Kirk Balk students coached by County Handball manager

Over 40 of our GCSE PE students had the pleasure of being coached by the South Yorkshire County Handball Manager yesterday, with several students being ask

13th Sep 2015

Best ever results in English!

The English department has achieved its best ever GCSE

13th Sep 2015

Y7 Students make an exciting start to Spanish at Kirk Balk

Our new Year 7 students have shown their enthusiasm and excitement in learning a brand new language this week. Pupils have created fantastic written dialog

13th Sep 2015

Kirk Balk Leaver wins scholarship to Italia Conti

2015 Kirk Balk leaver and young performer Lucy is celebrating after winning a scholarship to the famous Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts in London. Luc