Kench Hill offers a uniquely caring, peaceful environment which nurtures emotional and physical health and well-being for its visitors. The Head of Centre, a qualified teacher, teaches many activities and leads groups on day trips, or can facilitate non-school groups to organise their own programmes. We offer the complete package - from the moment you make your booking we will help you plan and prepare for the visit.
Every Child Matters… at Kench Hill!
Be Healthy - Healthy living is embedded in the ethos of the Centre. From healthy diets to physical exercise.
Stay Safe – We provide a safe environment, promoting high standards of conduct and involving all staff and visitors in assessing risk and sensible behaviour
Enjoy and Achieve – We foster personal and social development, offer new challenges and opportunities with the focus on fun, active learning
Make a Positive Contribution – We encourage children to help themselves and each other, increase self-confidence and independence and take responsibility for their own actions and impact on the environment.
Achieve Economic Well-Being – We provide an opportunity to learn about sustainability and how to achieve a fulfilling lifestyle within the limits of the earth’s capacity to support us now and for future generations.
A Typical Day at kench Hill
|7am Wake up, shower
||7.30am - Feed Chickens
|8am - Breakfast
||9am - Tidy bedrooms, room inspection
|9.30am Playtime or make sandwich for day trip
||10am -Group activities start eg orienteering, shelter-building, gardening, bread-making
||1.30 Tuck shop, playtime
|2pmGroup activities continue
||4pm Whole class activity
|6.30pm Classroom session eg diary writing
||8pm Evening snack, entertainment eg story