As part of a local Heritage Project involving the development and restoration of Winckley Square in Preston, a group of Year 8 students are working towards an Arts Award that is linked to their History and Art lessons. The students are working closely with Community Gateway Association who have sponsored the project and who are supporting [...]
Classrooms at CtK are moving into the future with students across both key stages learning through the use of mobile devices. Investment in iPads has revolutionised the way learners think, explore and investigate. Teachers have been using a variety of Apps to aid teaching and learning in their classrooms.
Chinese New Year was celebrated around school during the week commencing 9th February. In Spanish students learnt how to write “Happy Chinese New Year” and the numbers 0-10 in Mandarin using calligraphy brushes or students could make a goat in honour of Year of the Goat. In History lessons, Key Stage 3 students focused on why [...]
On Wednesday 4th February year 9 went to Uclan University of central Lancashire. This trip was based on undergoing and learning different languages as well as writing in different languages. There were a variety of activities such as; - Chinese inscription, Rosetta stone, world wise quiz and the final one was interpreting. The pupils were separated [...]
After lots of training in navigation and camp craft skills, this year two groups have been successful in completing the Expedition Section of the Bronze Award. The Year 10 group completed their Practice Expedition in May and completed their Assessment Expedition a week later in the area around the Forest of Bowland. The group did fantastic [...]
It was with great sadness that we heard of the death of Mr Bruce Jackson who worked at Christ the King until 2011. Mr Jackson died on Wednesday 25th June. Many of you will remember Mr Jackson as an inspirational teacher of English and as Assistant Headteacher in charge of Pastoral Care. Mr Jackson was always [...]