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    School Trips & Blogs

    At Kingsdown students are given the opportunity to experience a wide range of trips, visits and activities which enhance the formal curriculum and their learning experience. Wider ranging benefits include the development of social and team building skills as well as broadening students cultural experiences.

    To help parents/carers and students plan for these opportunities below is a summary of the main trips and visits on offer, please note this is not an exhaustive list.


    Student YearDescriptionDates
    Year 8 and 9Barcelona Art trip6th to 9th April 2017
    Year 8Pencelli Residential7th to 12th May 2017
    Year 8French Trip16th to 19th July 2017
    Year 9Ski Trip Italy4th to 12th Feb  2017
    Year 9
    (Next academic year)
    Ski Trip3rd to 11th Feb  2018
    Year 10Business Studies trip, Cadburys World21st October 2016
    Year 11Safe Drive, Swindon29th September 2016
    Year 11GCSE Art trip, Oxford18th January 2017


    Keeping up to date

    Parents, Students, Staff and others in the Kingsdown Community really appreciate being kept up to date with what's going on at Kingsdown.

    We've created some blogs to keep everyone informed:

    Trips and Visits Blog

    PE Department Blog

    Music Dept Blog

    Careers Blog


    Documents related to Upcoming Trips


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    ​Year 8 French Trip July 2017

    French Trip presentation 2017.pdf

    Complete itinerary 2017 3rd July.pdf


    ​New York Trip Computing & Business May 2018

     NY Parents Information Evening from July 2017