News

  1. ‘Rearranging Deckchairs’ is in full swing

    It is so exciting to watch the progress of our students as they work collaboratively under the watchful eye of Esther Miles, Artist in Residence. These photos show students from three schools developing their ideas now on the deckchairs themselves. Cannot wait to see the final results at Turner Contemporary later this year.       …

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  2. The Big Sing to perform at Kent Teacher of the Year Awards

    The rehearsals are underway at each of our partner schools now ahead of the Big Sing’s performances at the Beaney Art Gallery and Museum, The Kent Teacher of the Year Awards and at Turner Contemporary this academic year. At the first rehearsal with Lemon Otter at Herne Bay High School the KM Charity Team came…

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  3. New Globalist Journal website

    A new Globalist website has been launched and so do take a look. The website details all the historical and current competitions so you can get inspired and enter. http://globalistjournal.co.uk

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  4. Our Artist in Residence welcomed by EKST schools

    The East Kent Schools Together partnership welcomes an Artist in Residence to engage students across seven schools in a six month long unique art collaboration entitled ‘Rearranging Deckchairs’ to be exhibited this summer at Turner Contemporary, Margate.   The Kent coast has long been the inspiration for local artists. Continuing in this tradition East Kent Schools Together’s…

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  5. Student Voice Ambassadors take part in CCCU’s Universal Children’s Day

    EKST Student Voice Ambassadors were invited to speak at an event at Canterbury Christ Church University on Tuesday 20th November to mark Universal Children’s Day.  Imogen and Matthew, the co-Chairs of the Student Voice, together with Marissa (all in Year 12), spoke about what it means to be a child in the 21st century in…

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  6. Sharing good practice – EKST Cluster Groups

    Cluster groups are one of the core activities of EKST, enabling colleagues across the partnership to build a local network, learn from each others, share ideas and resources and more. Currently active cluster groups are taking place in the following subject areas: Art, DT, Science, English, Maths, ITT, Computer Science, Pastoral, MFL and a general Support…

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  7. Globalist Photography Competition winner announced

        The results of the Globalist photography competition are in! A reminder that students were asked to submit a photograph with the theme of Urban and give a caption in a modern foreign language. The winning image is shown here. Well done to all who took part. We hope that the winners enjoy spending…

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  8. Grant funding for EKST from the Lawson Endowment Fund

    EKST is delighted to announce we have been successful in our grant funding application to the Kent Community Foundation with funds allocated from the Lawson Endowment Fund for Kent. The core funding will make a huge difference in helping us to achieve our aims of raising aspirations and widening horizons of students in East Kent.…

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  9. One student’s experience of the 16+Volunteering Fair

    First and foremost when describing the event – I would like to say that I was happy to be there, I had essentially invited myself aboard when I have no experience of volunteering at King’s. East Kent schools Together, organised and brought together the likes of St. Lawrence College, Herne Bay High, a school whose…

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