Kirk Balk Academy

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16th Jan 2015

War of Words - a brilliant lesson

Y9 students in Miss Maw and Mrs Craddocks English class took part in an exciting and entertaining war of words. Speakers were asked to discuss their views

5th Jan 2015

Y11 about Mitosis

Students in Y11 having been learning about how cells divide - Mitosis. They have been modelling the process using pipe cleaners to represent chromosomes an

17th Dec 2014

Christmas concert 2014

On the 17th December 2014 Kirk Balk held its Christmas Concert which involved a broad variety of performances such as; Musical items from the Jazz ensemble

15th Dec 2014

Christmas Jumper Day

Students at Kirk Balk raised over 900 for Save the Children by supporting their Christmas Jumper Day. Students donated money to come to school in non-uni

10th Dec 2014

Roman Empire

<p><img alt="" src="/image/kirkbalk/Roman_1.jpg/"></p> <p>Year 7 students at Kirk Balk have been studying the Roman Empire...

8th Dec 2014

Brazil in Geography

Year 8 have recently been studying about Brazil in Geography. For their homework they had to design a t-shirt to make people aware of the impact of defores

5th Dec 2014

Fashion in Spanish

Year 8 Spanish students were getting trendy recently, when they produced and presented fashion shows as part of the clothes topic they are studying this

3rd Dec 2014

Building a Computer

ICT Techies at work! Every Tuesday 15:00-16:00 in G28, we have students dismantling and building PCs. Not only that, but they have built a PC gaming machin

20th Nov 2014

Deadly Dissections

KS3 Stem club students were involved in Deadly Dissections. A variety of organs were available for dissection including eyeballs, a rather large bulls

17th Nov 2014

Library news 17 November 2014

The book fair has arrived! We are selling books, stationery, posters and more! Open all day, every day until Thursday 20th November. 25 voucher winner: Co