Supporting Successful

Futures

'Students feel proud of their school

and are well cared for'

'King Charles is a good school that puts

students at the heart of everything it does'.

'The feedback we get in our books develops my learning

so that I can improve and get better grades'.

Headteacher's
Welcome

Welcome to King Charles.
I hope that this website provides you with a flavour of life at our school.


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Year 7
September 2019

We welcome all the new parents/carers and students to our school community.



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Join ourSixth Form

Find out more about our Sixth Form, the wide range of opportunities on offer and making an application.


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Open Evening
3rd October 2019

If you are interested in making King Charles I School your first choice for September 2020, details of our 2019 open evening and morning are now available.

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London Art Galleries Visit

In February a group of key stage 5 students took the train up to London to visit the Saatchi Gallery and Tate Modern. The visit helped the year 12 students develop ideas for their personal components. Starting points were as varied as perfect/imperfect, tension and structure. Year 13 students were looking for work related to this summer’s external exam theme of variation and similarity.

The Saatchi Gallery exhibition was Black Mirror – Art as Social Satire, enabling students to make conceptual links between use of materials and different intended outcomes. At Tate Modern as well as looking at the permanent collection they also visited the Pierre Bonnard retrospective The Colour of Memory.  The exhibition brings together around 100 of his greatest works from museums and private collections around the world. It reveals how Bonnard’s intense colours and modern compositions transformed painting in the first half of the 20th century, and celebrates his unparalleled ability to capture fleeting moments, memories and emotions on canvas.

Responses to the visit are being documented and extended in their sketchbooks.

London-art-galleries

Latest News

April 10, 2019

Textiles Stars

The textiles department have spent the autumn term working with Offmore primary school pupils in years 5 and 6. The pupils used the theme of Offmore values as inspiration for three textiles wall hangings to be displayed in the school hall. All the pupils had…
April 10, 2019

Cross Country Finals - Worcestershire School Games

On the 28th February 2019, a King Charles student represented the Wyre Forest at the Worcestershire School Games Cross Country Finals after qualifying for the event at the district cross-country event that took place before Christmas. Fraser Thompson ran a…
April 10, 2019
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Rowing Success

Ben (King Charles I School student) rows for Stourport Boat Club, he and his crew competed in the British Rowing West Midlands Inter-Regional trials. They won a silver medal in the coxed fours event and won gold in the coxless quad event, qualifying to…
April 10, 2019

National Series at Pembrey, South Wales

Congratulations to Kinga Ingram who won her first stage event this weekend. Over three stages, Kinga won the time trial, came eighth in the second stage and third in the last stage getting first place overall. It was a tough weekend for her at the first round…

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King Charles I School
Comberton Road, Kidderminster,
Worcestershire. DY10 1XA

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The school has now closed for the holidays. We wish you all a very happy summer break.