Sixth Form News

Kings Norton Sixth Form Students Exceed Targets at Top Grades 16th August - Kings Norton Sixth Form students have once again raised the bar celebrating another year of success in today’s A Level results, representing excellent academic and personal achievements for students at the school. This year’s results have seen students exceed targets with 25.5% A Level grades being at A*-A. Students have… ... read more →
Tribute to KNGS Teacher – Sharon Piotrowska 20th June - On the 14th June we lost our very dear friend, and much loved member of staff Sharon Piotrowska following a long and valiant battle with breast cancer. Sharon taught English for 18 years, led post-16 English and was also Assistant Head of the Sixth Form. Her enthusiasm, knowledge and unwavering… ... read more →
Funding for New Sixth Form Building 4th June - We were very excited by the news late last term, that we have been successful in achieving our funding bid for our proposed new build which will provide the superb accommodation our Sixth Form students so richly deserve. The new build will have six new classrooms, a large dedicated study… ... read more →
A Spanish Experience 15th April - Twenty one KNGS girls from Years 10, 11 and 13 boarded a flight from Heathrow on 26 March to start their Spanish experience in Madrid. The aim of  the trip was to enable students to hear, read and speak Spanish in a native Spanish environment and also to improve their… ... read more →
German & History Exchange 20th March - Sixteen students from Year 11 and 13 set off to Melle in Lower Saxony on 8th March. During our stay we attended school on two mornings to get a taste of German school life. Things are so different – teachers in jeans, a very gentle bell ring between lessons; all… ... read more →
Visit to Rome 15th March - In February, 44 photography, art and RE/philosophy students accompanied by Mr Abelson, Miss Randell, Mr Ahmedi and Miss Rai went to Rome. We spent a very busy four days visiting many of Rome’s iconic sights, including St Peter’s and the Sistine Chapel, The Coliseum and Forum, Maxxi Art  Gallery, The… ... read more →
Houses of Parliament Visit 4th March - On the 28th February, thirty-six year twelve Politics and History students set off with three members of staff: Ms Thatcher, Mrs Shakespeare and Mr Mcloughlin to visit the wonderful Houses of Parliament. Despite the cold weather, the students were enthusiastic and interested throughout the whole day. The students were fascinated on the… ... read more →
‘eight’ – Year 12 Photography Exhibition 26th February - Following last years successful A Level art exhibition, the current year 12 are presparing for their very own exhibition to showcase their talent. The exhibition 'eight' will run 22nd March - 14th April at Artefact Cafe, 1464 Pershore Road, B30 2NT ... read more →
A Level Certificate Presentation 9th January - Friday 22nd December saw the return of many of our Year 13 - Class of 2017, for a celebratory event where the students were individually presented with A-Level certificates. We were also very honoured to have KNGS Alumna, the Lord Mayor of Birmingham, Councillor Anne Underwood as our Guest of Honour.… ... read more →
Sixth Form London Gallery Trip 5th December - It was a long but worthwhile day when the Year 12 and 13 artists and photographers ventured to London on 17th November accompanied by Mrs Everson and Mr Abelson to visit various London art galleries. On a day that started early and finished late they visited four galleries, Tate Britain,… ... read more →