Here’s where you can keep up to date on happenings at Kingscourt from sports results to PTA events, what’s on in the classroom and all the occasions when we warmly welcome you in to school for events throughout the year.

Y3 Join Together to Make a ‘Splash’!

February 13, 2017

Weeks of rehearsal culminated in the performance of Y3’s Spring Term play, ‘Splash’ on Friday 10th February. The play is a comedy musical based on the Bible story, Noah’s Ark.  Preston Parrot is on a mission to save his animal friends from the greatest flood in history but when no-one believes him, he resorts to […]


Kindergarten welcome People Who Keep Us Healthy

February 6, 2017

Our Tadpoles and Frogs enjoyed their latest topic where they learned all about People Who Keep Us Healthy. We were indebted to parents, Mrs Quemby (Community Nurse), Mrs Cole (Dentist) and Dr Sharma (GP) who gave up some of their valuable time to come into Kingscourt’s kindergarten to show the 3-4 year olds what their […]


It all adds up for Y5 Mathematicians

January 27, 2017

A team of four Y5 lovers of solving mathematical puzzles headed off to The Portsmouth Grammar School this week to take part in a maths challenge. The small team was split into a girls’ and boys’ duo and given challenges featuring shape, numbers and dominoes. Teacher Tom Allen said, “The competition was palpable in the […]


Spring Term Head Girl and Boy Announced

January 16, 2017

We are delighted to present our new senior prefects, Head Girl Grace and Head Boy Theo.  Both were selected by the Senior Management Team for the contribution they are able to make to life here at Kingscourt. The new posts were announced in an assembly late last week by Headteacher, Jacky Easton. Grace commented after […]


Kingscourt Staff Learn about Building Resilience

January 10, 2017

Kingscourt staff enjoyed a very insightful and informative INSET day’s training session this week with child adolescent and family counsellor and psychotherapist, Julie Johnson. Julie visits many schools in London and the South East talking to parents, children and staff about a wide range of topics including how to build resilience. Julie explained exactly what […]


Christmas all Wrapped up at Kingscourt

December 16, 2016

It’s been a very busy last week here at Kingscourt as we approach the end of the Autumn term and the beginning of our family festive celebrations.  Christmas at Kingscourt is always something we all look forward to. We had a visit from two of Santa’s favourite reindeer, Glitter and Christmas to start things off. […]


Reindeer visitors kick off Christmas at Kingscourt

December 9, 2016

We started our Christmas week, the last week of term this afternoon by inviting parents to join their children in meeting some very special visitors. Miss Claus and her elf friend brought along two reindeer, Christmas and Glitter to the playground.  Each class from Kindergarten to Year 6 were able to come and visit the […]


Time Well Spent – Art Club work together

November 29, 2016

Our Y5/Y6 Art Club meet on a Monday evening after school.  The popular club works on art projects designed to allow children who love the subject, the chance to explore their imagination and application using varying art techniques. Recently the group completed pictures of cuckoo clocks.  Y6E’s Maia Reid explains, “First of all, we had […]


First Ever Music Festival Winners Announced

November 25, 2016

Kingscourt was alive with the sound of music this morning as our Music Festival finalists took to the floor in front of a packed audience of parents, grandparents and the rest of the Prep department. Nerves were running high only equalled by excitement as children from Y3-Y6 competed for gold, silver or bronze place as […]


Reception Learn How to Relax

November 18, 2016

We welcomed Debbie Pickering from Relax Kids into Reception this morning.  Debbie lead the class in a seven step process towards relaxation, mindfulness and positive affirmation. The children have been following the topic, ‘Magical Me’, so the session was designed to reflect this.  The steps included playing, stretching, moving, massage, breathing, potion making and finished […]