What’s coming up at Knightsfield?

Our school calendar is full of enrichment opportunities and events for the students for the final few weeks of the academic year:

Tuesday 19th June Volunteers from the Royal National Lifeboat Institute are coming in to present a special assembly about the important work this organisation does. They will also talk about safety on the beach.
Tuesday 19th June An MA Broadcast Journalism student will be here filming a documentary exploring how deaf students are taught in the UK.
Thursday 21st June Members of the tuck shop team will be visiting a local pick-your-own farm to stock up on fruit to tempt the rest of the school at break time.
Wednesday 27th June Deaf boxer Reece Cattermole will be visiting the school, talking to the students about his experiences in assembly and then running a workshop.
Friday 29th June The last day for our Year 11 students.
Wednesday 4th July The whole school will be attending and participating in the National Deaf Schools Track and Field Sports Day in St Albans.
Thursday 5th July Chris Fonseca, a deaf hip-hop dancer and choreographer, is coming to visit and will be holding 2 workshops for the students. Please visit his website: https://www.chrisfonsecadancer.com/#intro
Monday 9th – Friday 13th July Our Year 10s will be out with local companies for work shadowing.
Friday 13th July (Postponed until November)

Year 7, 8 and 9 will be going to the Science Museum for a curriculum enriching day. Amongst other things, they will be seeing “A Beautiful Planet – 3D” which captures Earth from the International Space Station as well as enjoying Wonderlab which gives them the chance to get hands on with some real scientific phenomena (https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/wonderlab-statoil-gallery).

Monday 16th – Friday 20th July

The school’s annual Activities Week offers a number of varied events including science workshops and line dancing. We will also be giving basic First Aid training to all the students.

Thursday 19th July Following the Sports Afternoon, the school will hold its’ annual fete. Families of all students are warmly invited to attend this friendly event as a fabulous way to end the school year. All students will be involved in preparing for the event.
Friday 20th July

Term ends for students at 12:30pm

And looking forward to the next academic year:

Wednesday 12th – Friday 14th September Students from across the year groups 8 to 11 will be off to Hudnall Park to enjoy some outdoor activities and challenges.

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