Sixth Form News

Icons made by Freepik from Preventing Illness in School 10th December - You will be aware that a number of schools locally that are having to close due to Norovirus. Although we are not aware of this being an issue at KNGS currently, could you please keep students off school for 48 hours following any bout of vomiting or diarrhoea. Please reiterate… ... read more →
KNGS Students Awarded Bursaries to Study at Cambridge 25th September - Congratulations to Nora Bennani and Fred Thompson on being awarded bursaries from OCR Exam Board. Nora and Fred, who completed their A Level studies at Kings Norton Sixth Form in the Summer, were successful in their application for this bursary designed to support students form the West Midlands whilst they… ... read more →
Kings Norton Sixth Form Celebrates Best Ever A Level Results 15th August - Kings Norton Sixth Form are celebrating their best ever A Level results whilst bucking the national trend, with an incredible 30% of grades at grade A* or A, 64% at grade A*-B and an average grade of B. These outstanding results reflect the immense hard work undertaken by students and… ... read more →
KNGS rated Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ 19th July - Kings Norton Girls’ School & Sixth Form is delighted to announce that that they have been rated ‘Outstanding’ following the two day Ofsted Inspection that took place on 2nd & 3rd of July, 2019. Ofsted rated the school ‘outstanding’ for overall effectiveness and in the categories of effectiveness of leadership… ... read more →
Ofsted Inspection 1st July - Kings Norton Girls’ School & Sixth Form will be inspected on Tuesday 2nd and Wednesday 3rd July 2019. All students will be bringing a letter home tonight from Ofsted outlining the inspection details, the letter contains a link to the Parent View Survey which we would be grateful if you… ... read more →
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 →