Kirk Balk Academy

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13th Nov 2014

The Y7 team put forward an ...

The Y7 football team put forward an impressive display to share the spoils in their first fixture of the year at Brinsworth Comprehensive, Rotherham. An ea

12th Nov 2014

Duke of Edinburgh Celebration

On the evening of Wednesday 17th November, former pupils from Kirk Balk CC were invited to attend a Duke of Edinburgh Celebration evening at Shaw Lane Rugb

12th Nov 2014

The Y8 team dominated their ...

Y9 and Y8 footballs teams Wednesday night saw the Y9 and Y8 footballs teams play their away fixtures against Yewlands Academy. The Y8 team dominated their

11th Nov 2014

Year 9 Cake baking competition

Mrs Panazzolo?s Y9 class were challenged to make the best victoria sponge cake they could. The students worked over two lessons and were graded on height

10th Nov 2014

Remembrance Day 2014


2nd Nov 2014

Kirk Balk - new website launched


23rd Oct 2014

Numeracy - Clocks Competition!

Numeracy across the school - Clocks competition. Y7 & 8 students had to complete a sheet linking the given time and a picture of a famous landmark arou

17th Oct 2014

Business studies - car advertising campaign

Business studies students are producing an advert for the Nissan Micra, they have to ensure the car appeals to both men and women. To support their researc

13th Oct 2014


The Prefect position allows students to take a leadership role supporting the schools drive to become outstanding. The Prefects have made an excellent star

13th Oct 2014

Cross Country League 2014

Cross Country League 2014 Students from Kirk Balk have been competing in the Barnsley Schools Cross Country League and doing well across the board.Almost