Kingmoor Junior School
Life at Kingmoor Junior School Life at Kingmoor Junior School

Visits and Visitors

Throughout a typical year Kingmoor Junior school enjoys many visits and visitors into school.  This enriches our broad curriculum with a variety of memorable learning experiences and activities.  We encourage the use of diverse learning environments both in and out of the classroom which  provides valuable opportunities for inspirational learning.


Event and Purpose

Event and Purpose

Hindu Workshop - Part of the RE curriculum

Choir members to Burnside Court - Music and PSHE link

Interschool’s maths competition - Year 2 and 3 children in teams to promote maths/extra curricular

Phunky Foods workshops - Part of the DT curriculum

Visit to Tullie House Museum - Stone Age workshops

Visit to Theatre by the Lake, Keswick - Part of the English curriculum 

Consultant from Carlisle Hospital -Bones and the skeleton - Part of the Science curriculum

Residential visit to Dukeshouse Wood - PE outward bound and PSHE

The Pools, Carlisle - Swimming

Carlisle United Football Club Coaching - Lesson support for PE

Choir and orchestra members to Dementia Tea - Music and PSHE link

Reverend Towner - Whole School assembly – We are Aware

Chatsworth Tennis Club - Part of the PE curriculum

Visit to Kingmoor Nature Reserve - Children in Need Ramble/charity support 

Visit to The Military Museum - History links

The Book Bus -  Promote a love of reading

Visit to Tullie House Museum - Part of the Science and DT curriculum

Choir and Orchestra to St Cuthberts’ Church, Carlisle - Christian Aid service

Choir Members to Austin Friars School - The Big Sing

Children in Need -  Charity support

Girls and Boys  Football Tournament to Harraby School - Football Competition

Barbara Bray – Lowry Hill Residents Association - PSHE – Community

Residential visit to Barcaple - PE and PSHE

Northern Inter Schools Christian Union Christmas Assembly -  RE curriculum

Remembrance Day at The Cenotaph, Carlisle -Represent school at the annual ceremony 

Choir members and orchestra to Carlisle Cathedral -  Advent service

WW2 Workshops - Part of the History curriculum

Visit to Carlisle Cinema - PSHE at christmas 


The Pools, Carlisle - Swimming

Visit to Tullie House Museum – Egyptians Day - Part of the History curriculum 

Visit to Glasgow Science Centre - Science links.  Space/ the human body

Electricity Workshop - Part of science week

Northern Inter Schools Christian Union - RE links

Creatures Workshops - Science Week

Sheepmount Outdoor Sports Arena - Cross Country County competition

Choir members and orchestra to Carlisle Cathedral - Christingle service

Visit to River Eden - Geography Links

Library Bus - Promote a love of reading

Steven Green Mind set Workshops - Links to PSHE / SMSC / Well Being

County Gym Competition - Links to PE

Milano Gymnastics  Competition - Links to PE

Youth Zone Assembly - Extra-curricular opportunities in the community

Key Steps Gymnastics Competition - Links to PE


Phunky Foods Assembly - Links to Science and DT


Visit by Celeld Rocks - Links to Geography and Science

Visit to Beamish, the living museum of the North - Links to Science and history

Visit to Morrison’s Supermarket - Links to DT

Visitors from Phunky Foods - Links to DT/Science/PSHE

Visit to Pizza Express - Links to DT

Visit to Finglandrigg Woods - Links to Science and Geography

Visit to Carlisle Castle - Links to History and Geography

James Bell Cumbria Cricket Competition - Links to PE

Lowry Hill Bikeability - Links to PE/PSHE

Visit to Walby Farm Park - PSHE Celebration

Choir members and orchestra to Carlisle and District Music Festival - Music

Claire’s Cool Creatures - Links to Science

 Cumbria Cricket Competition - Links to PE

Carlisle United Football Club coaches -  Links to PE

Kingmoor Junior School  50th Birthday
Celebrations - PSHE, History, Geography

Visit by Kate Williams who is now an airline pilot and former pupil - Links to PSHE

Choir members and Orchestra visit to James Rennie - Links to music

Choir members and orchestra to St Michael’s School, Dalston - Links to Music

Visit by former pupils - Sam Story, Sally Minet and Rachel Crampsey - Links to music and performance