DofE

Extra Curricular - Kenilworth School

Welcome to DofE at Kenilworth School

The DofE award involves completing a series of sections.  Volunteering - working in the community helping with a charity or youth group. 

Physical - time to get out and do some sport 

Skill - learn a new skill like cookery or driving.

Volunteer - Volunteer at a local charity 

Expedition - go out on an expedition.  At bronze the expedition is in the local area and the Cotswolds.  At Silver they venture to the Peak District and Lond Mynd.  At Gold students plan their own expedition.  Past locations have included the River Spey, River Tay, Loch Sheil, The Dordorgne, Snowdonia, The Cairngorms.  Many paddle but the mode of transport is up to you.  

Residential - at gold you also have to complete a residential.  5 days away in a residential setting.  In the past students have helped repair railways and canals, spent a week photographing deer, rebuilt an orpanage in Kenya, done a tour of Fiji....the opportunities are endless.  

 

 

Bronze Award

Extra Curricular - Kenilworth School

Bronze Award

Starts in year 10. Enrolment forms need to be handed to Mrs Spooner by Friday 2nd October.  No forms will be accepted after this date. Contact Mrs Spooner with any questions

What-is-the-DofE-Bronze.pdf

To enrol you need

  1. Bronze letter
  2. Enrolment form
  3. Bitesize planner
  4. Payment £39 on parent pay

 

 

Silver Award

Extra Curricular - Kenilworth School

Silver Award 

Starts in year 11.  To start the Silver award you must have completed your Bronze award. This is run by Mr. Evans

What-is-the-DofE-Silver.pdf

To enrol you need

  1. Silver Letter
  2. Enrolment form
  3. Bitesize planner
  4. Payment of £39 on parent pay
  5. Medical Form

Gold Award

Extra Curricular - Kenilworth School

Gold Award 

Starts in year 12 

Enrolment by 2nd October.

What-is-the-DofE-Gold.pdf

To enrol you need

  1. Gold Letter
  2. Enrolment Form
  3. Bitesize Planner
  4. Payment of £46 on parent pay
  5. Medical Form
  6. Residential Approval Form

Downloads

Title Date  
DofE Parents Info Booklet 03rd Oct 2019 Download
DofE programme ideas 03rd Oct 2019 Download
What is the DofE Bronze 03rd Oct 2019 Download
What is the DofE Gold 03rd Oct 2019 Download
What is the DofE Silver 03rd Oct 2019 Download