OPEN EVENING - Thursday 4th October 2018 6.00pm - 8.00pm

OPEN MORNING - Friday 5th October 2018 9.15am - 11.00am

For Year 7 Entry in September 2019

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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'.

Year 7
September 2018

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



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Multi Academy
Trust

I am delighted to announce that we have been given permission to form the Four Stones MAT with Haybridge High School & Sixth Form.

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Open Evening
Thursday 4th October 2018

If you are interested in making King Charles I School your first choice for September 2019, details of our 2018 open evening and morning will be posted to our website in early September. 

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A Level
Results 2018

Congratulations to all our sixth form students on another outstanding set of A Level results.


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Review of Tate Modern

On Wednesday, Year 11 students studying GCSE art visited one of London’s incredible art galleries: Tate Modern. Our aim was to research and explore ideas for our exam unit of ‘Fragments’, and to create an interpretation of four artists’ work.

After arriving at the gallery, we travelled around the maze of exhibitions and artwork to find pieces that related to ‘Fragments’. Amongst them, we saw some of Pablo Picasso’s abstract yet incredible paintings – many involved angular and fragmented shapes, including the ‘Studio’ oil painting. The piece depicts the ‘La Californie’ studio near Cannes where Picasso spent a lot of time developing his work. I was also very interested in Natalya Goncharova’s ‘Linen 1913’, which also uses very linear fragments that come together to portray both the chaos of the 1913 laundry industry, and the separation and division of genders during that period.

After exploring the exhibitions and collecting photographs of appropriate artworks, we went to the balcony area on the tenth floor to admire the 360° views of London. I was particularly interested in taking some photographs of the Shard due to its fragmented appearance, and because I thought it would fit well into my sub – theme of architecture. Then we took some time to develop sketches of our chosen artwork, adding shading and tone. We all thoroughly enjoyed the day and loved the chance to progress as artists and improve our understanding of ‘Fragments’. In lessons, we will continue to build upon the four interpretations, and will use ideas and research from Tate Modern in order to explore concepts that will eventually develop into a final piece.

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Latest News

July 09, 2018

Malvern

On Monday 2nd July, 37 year 7 students left King Charles to start their residential adventure at the Malvern Outdoor Elements Centre. Students took part in a variety of outdoor challenges such as; bridges, quad pole, kayaking, climbing walls and many more.…
July 09, 2018

Multi-Lingual Festival

On Wednesday 20th June, 7 KC1 students attended a Multi-Lingual festival at the University of Worcester. The day was a fantastic celebration of the diverse range of languages taught at schools throughout Worcestershire. The day involved the students been…
July 09, 2018

Opening Doors

During the ‘Opening Doors Employer’ week, the Years 9 and 10 students had a chance to visit some of the local employers to see and hear what opportunities were available. The week started with visits to OGL and MFG solicitors. The students enjoyed…
July 09, 2018

Year 9 University of Worcester Trip

A group of year 9 students attended an experience day at the University of Worcester. They had a fantastic experience and turned their hand to activities they had never done before. They went through a series of fitness tests to see how elite athletes test…

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King Charles I School
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A Level results 2018

Congratulations to all our sixth form students on an outstanding set of A Level results.


School day from September 2018

From 1st September 2018 we will be amending the timings of the school day. Please click here for the new timings.