North Kesteven Academy students have achieved excellent results once again. Over 66% of all students achieved five A*-C GCSE passes or their equivalent in the new grading system.
Almost one in four exams sat by students at a North Hykeham sixth form resulted in A* and A grades this year. Students at the North Hykeham Joint Sixth Form achieved an overall pass rate of 95% in A levels and BTEC equivalents this year – with 60 per cent attaining A to C grades.
We are the Student Voice. Formerly known as the Student Leadership Team in previous years. Teachers volunteered students and other students were welcome to come along and meet with us to form the new and fresh team to be ambassadors for the school.
It’s our final term at North Kesteven School before the summer holidays. There are many events still coming up and lots of work to do! These events include Sports Day, Charity Day, The Lincolnshire Show and much more!
7 year 10s and 2 year 9s enjoyed 3 days at a Medical Summer School at Leicester University. All of them thoroughly enjoyed the experience, sampling what it might be like to attend a Medical School. Activities included using real medical equipment; they saw first hand the day in the life of a doctor.
Georgina Adam has officially been selected to represent England at the U20 Commonwealth Youth Games in the Bahamas on 19th – 23rd July in the 200m. She is having a fantastic season running a PB of 24.00 seconds at Sportcity Manchester.
Mr Neil Wilkinson-McKie, Headteacher at North Kesteven School says, “It has been our privilege to be working closely with our two Medical Schools partners and the Medical Schools Council to create and stage this fantastic event.
On Thursday 22nd June our champion poets (Ella Moir, Joseph Payne and Molly Inkpin) attended the Final of this year’s Slam Jam 2017 competition at the Lincoln Drill Hall. Although we did not emerge as overall winners our students delivered powerful and highly accomplished performances.
This year the school has been able to run an after school golf club at The Lincoln Golf Centre at Thorpe on the Hill as a result of funding from the Golf Foundation. Part of the funding included some free golf equipment for the school.
Pupils at North Kesteven School achieved highly in this year’s UKMT Junior Maths Challenge. Over 250,000 pupils form across the UK sat the Junior Maths Challenge with roughly the top 6% receiving a gold certificate, the next 13 % silver and the next 21% bronze.