KEVI student is Swim Serpentine champion

SwimSerpentine2016Laura Cook in Y9 recently became the Swim Serpentine British Open Water Swimming champion for the 13/14 yrs age group.

She swam 1.66km to win convincingly, beating the second placed swimmer by 17 seconds.

Congratulations and well done to Laura!

KEVI Music Tour to Wagrain, Austria

Wagrain, AustriaIt was a huge operation taking 83 people in two coaches, one trailer and a separate instrument transport van on the Music Tour, and this year, like our previous nine, it was a tremendous success.

We put on five concerts in the Salzburg area with all our main groups performing in mostly outdoor venues. For each concert we put on a different programme of music which involved our Choir, Chamber Choir, Strings, Jazz Band, Ceilidh Band, Percussion Ensemble and Steel Pans.

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Lost Lines poetry project

Three KEVI students recently took part in the ‘Lost Lines’ poetry project in partnership with local poet Jo Colley and the Northern Poetry Library. You can read our student’s poems by clicking ‘continue reading’ at the end of the extract below or by clicking here.

Missing Lines



Community Workshops

Next week, we start the third year of Making Workshops. They take place every 2 weeks from 12:30pm-3:30pm at the Youth Centre building.


Mr Taylor Talks to Maxine

head_croppedNew KEVI Headteacher, Mr Simon Taylor, talks to Sixth Form broadcaster Maxine on his very first day at school.

The interview is the audio taken from a TV/Radio simulcast across the school display network.

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Have you thought about training to teach?

PrintThe Three Rivers Teaching School Alliance delivers school-based teacher training programmes for both primary and secondary phases via the School Direct route.

Our trainees are placed in local schools for the school year and are trained by experienced and highly skilled professionals.  If you are interested in joining us to become a teacher in 2017, please visit our website.