Newsletter
11 Feb 2020

Internet Safety Week

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Following Internet Safety Week assemblies, I thought it important to share with you some useful resources to enable you to support us with our key messages to the young people in our school. DOING IT TOGETHER #DITTO is a free online safety (e-safety) magazine in PDF format for schools, organizations and parents to keep you up to date with […]

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11 Feb 2020

Engineering Education Scheme Update

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From the 16-17th December, we went to the University of Birmingham to use the facilities to make a prototype for the Engineering Education Scheme. Using drills, hammers and a bit of superglue, Team Flow worked together to create components for a valve, the purpose of which is to control the flow of water. Team GDU […]

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Events
10 Jan 2020

Careers and Higher Education Fair 2020

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On Thursday 9th January we held our annual Careers and Higher Education Fair for students in Years 9, 11 and 12, all year groups that we consider to be in transition to the next stage of their educational journey. We were delighted to welcome employers from a range of sectors and higher education providers from […]

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Newsletter
17 Dec 2019

Autumn Term II Newsletter 2019

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Art in Action Conference As an A-level Art group we attended a conference at Warwick university titled: Art In Action. Click Here to read more Charity update December 2019 The highlight of this half term has been Children In Need week and the Miss KE event. Click Here to read more Miss KE Reflections and […]

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Newsletter
17 Dec 2019

Year 9 Black Country Museum

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On Thursday 14th November the History and Computing departments arranged for all of Year 9 to visit the Black Country Museum in Dudley. Unfortunately, it was a very wet day but girls were exceptionally well behaved, given the conditions! They were treated to a tour of the underground coal mine, a lesson in the Victorian […]

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Newsletter
17 Dec 2019

UK Youth Parliament

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My name is Mahfuza Khandokar and I’m a student in Year 12 here at King Edward VI Handsworth School and have been studying here since I started Year 7, in September 2014. One of the many opportunities I was lucky to have been exposed to during my time at this school was the UK Youth […]

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17 Dec 2019

STEM Club

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This term STEM club have been working on their own projects, both in groups and as individuals. We have made entries for the Handmade Christmas Competition, and continued to build a range of solar-powered and mechanical devices. Well done to all STEM clubbers who have been committed to carefully crafting their creations. A special congratulations […]

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17 Dec 2019

Report from the Hearts of Steel Robot Builders

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“On Wednesday 4th December, the Hearts of Steel from KEVIHS went to Aston University Engineering Academy to try out our ”Battlefield” ready for our competition in February. We had an immensely great time troubleshooting issues with our robot while meeting other teams and viewing the issues they faced too. We arrived at 12:15 wondering what to expect, and […]

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17 Dec 2019

Remembrance Day Art Work

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This year to commemorate Remembrance Day, we were given a poppy template. With this poppy, we had the opportunity to decorate it anyway we wanted so that in our own way we could show what we thought of Remembrance Day. There were lots of different ideas! These were then hung up in the church creating […]

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17 Dec 2019

Physics in Action

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On 27th November Year Twelves Physicists made their way to the University of Warwick for Physics in Action. It was a day full of inspiration, challenge, and laughter for all involved, and included a special session on exam success with Lewis Matheson, the creator of A-Level Physics Online – a highlight for many of the […]

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