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Year 7 Residential Trip

What is Kingswood?

P1150308Kingswood is a residential holiday centre for secondary schools, providing outward bound activities including abseiling, archery, canoeing, climbing, fencing, orienteering and raft building. Kingwood’s choice of adventure activities is designed to motivate, build confidence and encourage development. All activity sessions are led by well trained, enthusiastic instructors who know exactly how to make the most of the challenges and opportunities each activity presents.


P1150645Wednesday 3rd May – Friday 5th May 2017


Kingswood – Grosvenor Hall,
TN25 4AJ


The cost of the visit will be £145 total, which includes; return travel by coach, full board, accommodation and the full programme of activities and the required equipment. Students will be supervised by KAA staff at all times.

To confirm your child’s place an initial non-refundable deposit of £45 will be required by Friday 18thNovember 2016. All payments will be made via parent pay. If you are unable to access parent pay, please contact reception who will be able to advise.

Please note the following suggested payment schedule:

1st instalment: £45 non-refundable deposit – By 18th November 2016

2nd instalment: £50 – By 1st February 2017

3rd instalment: £50 – By 17th March 2017


-q (1)This was a thrilling experience for us all. Some of us hadn’t stayed away from home before, so were were nervous but eventually felt at home thanks to support from teachers and friends.” Zaakirah (9 Kidston)

I earned the INTREPIDUS medal at Kingswood by taking part in some of the hard activities such as Jacob’s Ladder, the Team Challenge and the 3G swing. I think Kingswood was an amazing experience.” Jack (9 Jobs)

After the Year 7 students came back… everyone [had] undoubtedly learnt some extremely important life skills to take with them for the future.” Mierna (8 Kahlo)

 Find out more about Kingswood on their website.