Dixons Kings Academy Appreciations!
Integrity, Diligence, Civility... w/c 08 February 2016
100% EVERY DAY
The Climb... Events @ DKA
This week at DKA
Road Safety Presentation
A very engaging and interesting performance by Streetwise on Pedestrian Safety
Y10 Scientists making mayonnaise as part of their Emulsions lesson!
Family Members of the week
Zain-Ul Abidin 7.5 - For consistent diligence in maths and always trying his best.
Aleena Waheed 7.5 - For outstanding contribution to family achievement, and civility during all of her classes.
Uzayr Ali - Outstanding effort in lessons and showing great maturity
Iqra Shafiq - Showing civility and diligence in lessons and at unexpected times
Mohammed Abu-Safian - Diligence
Kajal Parekh - Diligence
Fareed Ali – Diligence
Soha Inayat - Diligence
Staff who have been appreciated by students or their colleagues
Ms. Toner – for being so efficient in Caroline’s absence with the photocopying.
Mr. Goodrum for leading the Year 11 C/A Preparation Day on Sunday.
Ms. Toner to your appreciations this week for not only her continued support as a line manager but getting stuck into my work as well as her own role during my recent few day absence. She has done a fantastic job, also thank you to Mrs. Boutrig for giving Ms. Toner a hand with this too.
Mrs. Khan (RWK) – for her excellent organisation with both parents evenings
Mrs. Boutrig – for her skills and patience with the guillotine whilst helping in reprographics
Thanks to Mr. Kirby for his sterling work on Friday keeping the IT running for drop-down day – much appreciated.
Mr. Rafiq- thank you for all your support with IT issues and with booking your room at short notice for after school sessions.
Miss Gill- thank you for always dealing with my queries very quickly, and never saying no to any of my requests no matter how busy you are.
Ms. Toner and Mrs Boutrig- thank you for all your support with Repro requests last week.
Miss Evans- thank you for your after school sessions sharing brilliant and useful tips related to improve marking and feedback across the school.
Mr. Gayle- thank you for the tremendous effort you are putting in to create online revision videos for year 11's so that they are fully equipped with a variety of revision resources ahead of their exams.
Miss Kidd- thank you for all your support, kind words and professional advice that helps the teaching staff to improve so students can make maximum progress.
Miss Parmar- thank you for the diligence you show in making sure year 7 are the best year group in the school.
Mr. Fieldhouse- thank you for taking time out to help me with any issues I may have and giving very useful advice when I am unsure about something.
Miss Boutonnet for providing support to colleagues.
Ms. Cronin for sharing excellent resources
Mr. Nixon for amazing sessions in the library
Mr. Jeram for his amazing support when it comes to any technical queries. Thank you for your constant support
Mr. Jeram – for installing 4matrix in 0.09 in such notice. Happy to help in any circumstances.
Ms. Sutton – sorting out the prints effectively
FACULTY STARS OF THE WEEK!
Admin Star of the Week!
Maths Stars of the Week!
Hamzah Khan (Y10) for an excellent class demonstration on sequences.
Y10 girls who stayed after school to revise for their Cycle 2 assessments.
Y8 – for consistent diligence in Maths lessons: Emaan Khalid and Dominika Karacova
ICT Stars of the Week!
RE Stars of the Week!
Year 7- Haseeb Khan for his diligence in trying to use new PEEL skills learnt in the most recent assessment, well done.
Year 8- well done to Amirah Ahmed for working diligently in the lesson and trying her best to understand a very challenging task.
Year 9- well done to Taybah Khan for diligently responding to all feedback and showing pride in her work so that her book is an example for others to follow.
Year 10- well done to Suhayb Hussain for achieving full marks in his most recent assessment.
Year 11- excellent diligence and commitment was shown by Saleena Noor when staying at break to improve her knowledge of previous topics, well done.
Zaynah Qamar- thank you for all your help during the week and for all the times you have helped out without being asked as well.
Riyah Khan- thank you for your help after school on Monday.
English Star of the Week!
Thaiba Javed – for really pushing to improve her coursework.
MFL Stars of the Week
Mariyah Naz (Y10) for always showing diligence in Spanish lessons. - Miss Hickey
Rose Patel (Y8) for her outstanding performance in her cycle 2 exams. - Miss Bowley
9 Weeks to go for the Year 11 GCSE Exams!
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