Dixons Kings Academy Appreciations!
Integrity, Diligence, Civility... w/c 25 January 2016
100% EVERY DAY
The Climb... Events @ DKA
The science department have been busy this week testing to see if ionic compounds conduct electricity!
App Building in ICT
Art & Design
11 Weeks to go for the 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 25 January 2016:
Bilal Arshad 7.2 - Always willing to share equipment with others if they need it without being asked to help. Brilliant paired work done in RE; always aspiring to produce the best work possible in the lesson.
Areeg Naseem 7.4 - For outstanding work and great attitude in class. Covered all of the school’s values.
For always showing outstanding diligence and civility and always being helpful and polite.
Showing great civility and always trying to work hard and improve her character.
Khateeb Ali for civility
Adeel Ayaz - Diligence
Ayesha Sharif - Integrity
Zaynah Qamar for her work in leading the Senior student leadership team
Staff who have been appreciated by students or their colleagues
Thanks to Mr. McCall for covering my rock climbing session last Thursday. With only 10 minutes warning, he took the students to Appleton Academy for their GCSE practical until 5.30pm
Ms. Roman – ensuring that lessons that were covered were still high quality lessons and that rooms were left neat and tidy.
Mr. Khan for excellent snacks at the Pastoral meeting, and for his constant willingness to go the extra mile to help Year 9 students and pastoral staff.
Ms. Granger for always being at morning lineup before the bell.
Ms. Labella, Ms. Evans, Ms. Adeniji – in their diligence with year 11 speaking assessments.
A big thank you to anyone who has covered a Spanish lesson this week to support with the Spanish speaking assessments – we really appreciate it.
A belated appreciation for Mr. Duggan for organising the staff Christmas party.
Ms. Pandor for always being so helpful and efficient.
Ms. Sutton for her fantastic support for reception in the busy period. She has done a lot of running around when I have not been able to locate students and also helped with student queries when the phones are busy.
Ms. Sutton - thank you for being ever so quick in completing my repro jobs at short notice!
FACULTY STARS OF THE WEEK!
MFL Stars of the Week!
Adam Ahmed – outstanding diligence and results in controlled assessment
Haaris Nazir for civility, diligence and integrity demonstrated this week in his Spanish controlled assessment.
RE Stars of the Week!
Safina Ali and Aisha Sharif- thank you for helping me after school and taking an hour out to do this!
Tayyabah Naz- thank you very much for taking your time out after school to help me prepare books for a lesson.
Inayah Jangir- well done for coming in your own time to catch up with missed work.
Well done to Abu-Safian for coming very early to school to get help with your RE homework- brilliant diligence was shown!
Very good effort shown by Maimoona Choudhry when responding to feedback- keep it up!
Brilliant PEEL skills were shown by Amaad Ali in his response to a 6 mark question- well done Amaad!
Thaiba Javed made amazing progress in her recent mock exam and achieved an A by working diligently at home and after school with her revision. Fantastic work Thaiba- keep it up!