Dixons Kings Academy Appreciations!
Integrity, Diligence, Civility... w/c 11th January 2016
100% EVERY DAY
The Climb... Events @ DKA
Ambassadors from WAMS (Widening Access to Medical School) inspiring our students to study medicine
Well done to all our Year 11 students on your diligence last week during the mock exams!
We will be holding a results morning (for students only) on Friday 15 January at 7.45am to 8.10am
A Year 7 student sharing a poem during line up - Diligence!
15 Weeks to go for Year 11 GCSE Exams!
Parents Evenings this term
Year 8 Parents Evening - Wednesday 3 February
Holiday - Saturday 13 February to Sunday 21 February
2016 Term 4 Monday 22 February to Thursday 24 March 2016
Holiday - Friday 25 March to Sunday 10 April
2016 Term 5 Monday 11 April to Friday 27 May 2016
Holiday - Saturday 28 May to to Sunday 5 June
2016 Term 6 Monday 6 June to Friday 22 July 2016
Holiday - Saturday 23 July onwards
Family Members of the week - W/C 11 January 2016:
Mohammed Jawad Awan - Amazing contribution to Careers of the Week and outstanding attitude towards Stretch projects.
Isna Rehman - Always very polite around school and shows civility towards everyone. Also, brilliant in both Geography and History.
Hamza Sargar Iqbal - Super attitude at all times
Alisha Sharif - Outstanding results in Humanities and Languages
For making every effort to embody the School values and attaining the most amount of positives in lessons last week.
Farakh Ali – civility
Samiya Akhtar - integrity
Staff who have been appreciated by students or their colleagues
Mr. Mirza’s peerless contribution to Photography lessons on an ongoing basis, and his consistent willingness to go beyond the call of duty in researching new ideas and materials for these lessons.
Mr. Rossell for organising Film studies drop down day
Ms. Gill for organising examinations
Mr. Ellis for helping me learn the historical context needed for my English lessons
Ms. Kauser – For organising the year 10 ISAs
Massive thank you to Mr. Horrocks for all the times you have carried my books for me from the car park into school, and for the all times you have offered, and for all the times you may continue to help me carry my books in the future!
Ms. Sangha for helping colleagues
FACULTY STARS OF THE WEEK!
English Stars of the Week!
Abdurrahman Butt 7.7 for making a great first impression in his new English class by working extremely hard – Miss Cronin
Duha Mahmood for sharing a powerful piece of writing - Ms. Gayle
MFL Stars of the Week!
Siayaam Mahmood Y10 for diligence in his controlled assessment and producing a fantastic piece of Spanish writing - Miss Hickey.
Alisha Sharif in Y8 for diligence shown in her creative writing in Spanish - Miss. Bowley
RE Stars of the Week!
Duha Mahmood for showing diligence and producing an excellent informative booklet about the five pillars as part of her own revision!
Hamza Latif for working diligently every lesson and showing civility at all times by tracking the speaker.
Sara Ali for showing diligence by making sure she catches up with missed work whilst off due to illness.
Safina Ali, Aisha Sharif and Bashir Ahmed for helping Miss Khan after school- thank you!
Rizwan Khan, Zaynah Sheikh, Thaiba Javed and Aisha Tahir showed diligence when attending an optional two hour after school session ahead of their mock exam.
Well done to Sarah Jangir, Liza Hussain, Danyal Mahmood and Ahsan Iqbal for completing outstanding work ahead of the rest of the class! Very good diligence shown!