Category Archives: 2018 information

Why no Friday blog posts?

Friday evening is a busy time for us at KMC. What with cleaning, tidying, packing and a small selection of ‘surprise’ activities, we will not have time to write blogs. However, on the return coach journey on Saturday, we will … Continue reading

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Frequently asked questions

I’ve just published a page of answers to queries and question we tend to get asked every year – usually on the coach as we travel to KMC. Please take a look – you’ll find some questions you didn’t even … Continue reading

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Winter begins as British Summer Time ends

The weather forecast for next week is looking wintry with a possibility of snow on the mountains. There is no doubt that this is a good thing. As I mentioned at the parents’ meeting earlier this month, we always plan … Continue reading

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Information evening documents

KMC 2018_Equipment List KMC 2018_Notes_for_Parents

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Be organised!

I find that most year nines I have taken to KMC struggle with the same challenge; organising themselves and their equipment. It is a fact that, when I stood in front of you at an assembly in the Spring term, … Continue reading

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Food and drink

You will probably use more energy in your time at KMC than you ever have in any other week. At the parents’ meeting I mentioned the importance of eating well during your stay and how this is made easy for you … Continue reading

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Evening activities

We like to keep you busy on this trip. Your days will be filled from 7:30am to at least 9:00pm every day. During that time you will have an hour or so to yourself but most of that will be … Continue reading

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Activity locations map

I’ve added some of the activity locations to a Google map (click here to view larger map). A few of the walks and most of the other activities used by earlier trips are shown. Many of the place names will soon become familiar … Continue reading

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Activity groups

We we will be working in four groups during the daytime. We always organise groups by physical ability to ensure the activities are suitable for as many of you as possible. The same groups stay together for all daytime activities (although there are occasionally minor … Continue reading

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Payments timetable

If you are keeping up with the payment instalments set out in letter I sent to parents in June, your current balance is £145 or more. If you have not yet paid the June instalment please be aware that the … Continue reading

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