King Edward hosts special Remembrance event

November 18, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

Memorable performances in drama and song created a special Remembrance event at King Edward VI Academy in Spilsby last week. Lest We Forget was performed in front of a packed hall and included pupils from Halton Holegate and Spilsby Primary schools. Members of the Royal British Legion, families and other members of the community remembered those who died in warfare and those who continue to fight for peace. Music teacher Charlotte Burton said rehearsals had […]

Academy musicians make Rotary final

March 21, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

Two talented musicians from a Spilsby Academy have taken part in a prestigious competition final. King Edward VI Academy year ten students Rose Ward and Tia Rose Lawley successfully auditioned for the Rotary Club’s Young Musician 2013 competition and performed in the district final which took place at the Terry O’Toole Theatre, North Kesteven. Rose performed two pieces on the flute while Tia sang two contrasting songs, with fellow student Shauna-Lea Dawson providing accompaniment. The […]

Spilsby music teens visit iconic university

March 17, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

Talented music students from Spilsby have taken in the sights of the world-famous Cambridge University and also several London landmarks during an “experience of a lifetime”. The year nine and 10 GCSE candidates from King Edward VI Academy combined an overnight stay at Cambridge University with a visit to London’s Covent Garden and St Martin in the Fields. Kate Walker, subject leader for expressive and performing arts, described it as an exciting trip from start […]