In years 7-9 pupils follow a rigorous program of study monitored via continual written assessments in line with the Department for Education’s Assessing Pupils' Progress (APP) national strategy. Ontop of continual assessment pupils sit annual Winter and Summer SATS style exams.
Pupils staying on in the sixth can study the following science courses:
For pictures from the 2011 KDHS trip to CERN click here.
KDHS fielded a highly motivated and able team of year 12 students to enter the acclaimed international Weizmann Institute Safe Cracking Competition. After winning on a national level by competing against schools from across the country, KDHS was invited to compete internationally in the annual championships held in Israel. Although our students gave it their all they missed out on claiming top prize. Click here for pictures.
GCSE COURSEWORK ENHANCEMENT SESSIONS
A club run once a week for pupils in year 10 and 11 to get extra guidance on their science coursework.
Mrs. E. Raczkowycz - Head of Department
Mrs. V. Dansey - Head of KS3
Miss. C. Harrington - Head of KS4
Miss.S.Hirst - Head of Chemistry
Mr.P.Curati - Head of Physics
Mrs. H. Byrne
Mr.Z.Christo (Key Stage 5)
Miss. V. Fletcher
Mrs. D. Mintz
Mr. G. Percival
Miss. N. Longley
Dr. M. Opperman - Head Technician
Miss. S. Costello
Miss. D. Bell - Lab Technician
Mrs. L. Parkes - Lab Technician