Projects and collaborations

academic

Access to University Maths - State School Support Program

Staff from King Henry's run a Problem Solving course for ten weeks with Year 12 students from across the region (Spring term, two hours every Wednesday after school). The aim is to introduce them …

academic

Whitley Academy Further Maths A-Level

Maths teachers at Henry's tutor A-Level students from Whitley Academy each week in preparation for Further Maths A-Level examinations.  …

music

Jaguar Landrover Band

JLR Band have entered into a musical partnership with KHVIII School. The JLR have started using the school for recording and rehearsals, whilst there are joint community projects on the horizon! …

music

Warwickshire Orchestral Wind Music Ensemble

Warwickshire Orchestral Wind Music Ensemble are a local music group who rehearse regularly at King Henry VIII School. Warwick Orchestral Winds (originally the Midland Wind Orchestra) was formed in 199 …

music

KHVIII and Pro Corda Chamber Music Competition

KHVIII School regularly hosts rounds of the Pro Corda Music Festival for Schools at which schools from all over the country come to KHVIII to perform and play.  …

sporting

Play Netball!

Play Netball is an national organisation which encourages people to get out on the court and play netball. The Coventry regional base takes place at King Henry's each week!  …

sporting

Coventry Sub Aqua Club

Coventry Sub Aqua Club train at the King Henry's Sports Centre every Thursday evening. The club teaches those who want to learn to Scuba Dive and snorkel. …

sponsorship

International Cross of Nails School

King Henry is an International Cross of Nails School, that is we are part of a network of schools that are part of the CCN. Any school showing that reconciliation is a key part of their life …

volunteering

Rotary Tackling Hunger Project and King Henry VIII School

King Henry VIII School is proud to partner with The Rotary Clubs of Kenilworth and Leamington Spa Regency to help those suffering from hunger overseas and in this country.  Working with other Rot …

sporting

Independent Coach Education

King Henry's regularly hosts Independent Coach Education for training courses for Sport and PE Teachers. This involves the use of the King Henry VIII pool and the opening of the course for state and i …

music

Chelsea Opera Group and KHVIII School

Director of Music Robin Newton, will be working with the nationally reknowned Chelsea Opera Group for their upcoming performance of Mosè in Egitto by Rossini. King Henry's is privileged to …

academic

Ash Green School - Sixth Form Partnership

King Henry VIII School collaborated and worked with Ash Green School in the establishment of their new Sixth Form and provides ongoing support. A strong link is maintained between the two schools. …

sporting

Henley Netball Club

Henley Netball club use King Henry VIII Sports Centre as part of their training for local competitions and leagues.  …

sporting

Whitley Abbey Primary - Access to Swimming

Whitley Abbey Primary participate in our 'Top Up' Swim Programme in the Summer Term. King Henry VIII School provide both swimming coaches and transport to the school to use our pool.  …

sporting

Flyte Gymnastics Club

Flyte Gymnastics Club are a local gymnastics club in Coventry who use King Henry VIII Sports Centre as one of their training basis for preparation for local competitions.  …

sporting

St Christoper Primary - Access to Swimming

St Christopher' Primary participate in our 'Top Up' Swim Programme in the Summer Term. King Henry VIII School provide both swimming coaches and transport to the school to use our pool.  …

sporting

Rivers of Living Waters Gymnastics Club

Rivers Of Living Waters Gymnastics Club tumble each week at King Henry VIII School and are a club dedicated to training young gymnasts of all levels. Their coaches are all DBS, volunteers, trained and …

sporting

Coventry Martial Arts and Tak Kwon-Do

Proaction Martial Arts and Fitness run family Tae Kwon-Do classes run at King Henry VIII School in the Sports Hall.  …

volunteering

Coventry Rotary Club

King Henry VIII Sixth Form Students work closely with Coventry Rotary Club each year as part of their Shoebox Appeal to help the communities of Eastern Europe and beyond.  …

sporting

St. Thomas More - Access to Swimming

St Thomas More Primary participate in our 'Top Up' Swim Programme in the Summer Term. King Henry VIII School provide both swimming coaches and transport to the school to use our pool.  …

sporting

Coventry Triathletes

Coventry Triathletes use King Henry VIII School as their base for training and competition preparation. More information https://covtri.co.uk/  …

sporting

Jaguar Landrover Netball Club

Jaguar Landrover Netball Club compete in the Coventry and Warwickshire Netball League, training each Tuesday at King Henry's.  …

music

Warwickshire Choristers

One of the junior groups of the nationally reknowned Warwickshire Choristers rehearse each Friday at King Henry VIII School. The group includes a large number of boys from both KHVIII Senior School an …

sporting

Limbrick Wood Primary - Access to Swimming

Limbrick Wood Primary participate in our 'Top Up' Swim Programme in the Summer Term. King Henry VIII School provide both swimming coaches and transport to the school to use our pool.  …

sponsorship

East Haddon School of Dance

King Henry's sponsors East Haddon School of Dance's performances, providing support to the theatre events. There is a strong link with a number of Henry's pupils involved in the dance group.  …

sponsorship

Kenilworth Cricket Club

King Henry VIII School have strong links with Kenilworth Cricket Club, with a number of old boys and current pupils and their families playing for the club. King Henry's provides sponsorship to suppor …

sporting

Earlson Primary Access to Swimming

Earlsdon Primary School participate in our 'Top Up' Swim Programme in the Summer Term. King Henry VIII School provide both swimming coaches and transport to the school to use our pool.  …

sponsorship

Coventry Rugby Clubs

King Henry's are supporters of Coventry Rugby Club, providing sponsorship to the first team and are currently developing relations in regard to future partnerships linking coaching, facility sharing a …

sporting

Coventry and Earlson T'ai Chi

Coventry and Earlson T'ai Chi  hold their weekly classes in the evening in the Drama Studio at King Henry VIII School. T'ai Chi is a gentle but powerful system of movements and exercises, designe …

designtechnology

Vex Robotics

King Henry VIII School is a leading Vex Robotics school, hosting annual competitions in addition to supporting local groups, schools and universities through the loaning of the 'arena', helping organi …

sporting

Leamington Spa Amateur Swimming Club

Leamington Spa Amateur Swimming Club is a local club over 100 years old who use the pool at King Henry's for their practice and training sessions each week. The club has a fabulous reputation for coac …

sporting

Qi Gong at KHVIII

Kathleen Conway has partnered with King Henry VIII School for her weekly Qi Gong class. Qi Gong is an ancient form of healing exercises, dating back 1800 years, which improves fitness, health and well …

sporting

Aerotech Labs Badminton Club

Aerotech Labs Badminton Club use King Henry's sports facilities to prepare and practise for their weekly games in the Coventry Badminton League.    …

drama

KHVIII and Hill Farm Primary School - 'The Little Mermaid Junior'

KHVIII School worked closely with Hill Farm Primary School on their production of the Little Mermaid Junior. The Drama Department at KHVIII provided costumes, props and support for their production wh …

music

KHVIII and Spires Philharmonic Orchestra

KHVIII host the SPO for their rehearsals in the lead up to concerts and is our school's 'Orchestra in Residence'. We have collaborated on joint musical projects and are continuing to do so. Furthermor …

academic

KHVIII Oxbridge State School Project - Finham Park School

In the last week of November, King Henry VIII School hosts an annual Oxbridge Interview Workshop. With over fifty students from nine local schools, alongside our own candidates for those most prestigi …

academic

KHVIII Oxbridge State School Project - Coundon Court

In the last week of November, King Henry VIII School hosts an annual Oxbridge Interview Workshop. With over fifty students from nine local schools, alongside our own candidates for those most prestigi …

academic

KHVIII Oxbridge State School Project - Cardinal Wiseman School

In the last week of November, King Henry VIII School hosts an annual Oxbridge Interview Workshop. With over fifty students from nine local schools, alongside our own candidates for those most prestigi …

academic

KHVIII Oxbridge State School Project - Caludon Castle School

In the last week of November, King Henry VIII School hosts an annual Oxbridge Interview Workshop. With over fifty students from nine local schools, alongside our own candidates for those most prestigi …

academic

KHVIII Oxbridge State School Project - Ash Green School

In the last week of November, King Henry VIII School hosts an annual Oxbridge Interview Workshop. With over fifty students from nine local schools, alongside our own candidates for those most prestigi …

sporting

Coventry Sphinx Netball Club

Coventry Sphinx currently have 2 match teams who play every Saturday and we train every Wednesday at King Henry VIII School, 7:30-9:00pm. For more details, contact Charlotte Rowell on 07876211771 …

music

KHVIII and Coventry and Warwickshire Youth Orchestra

KHVIII and CWYO are working together to help secure the future of youth orchestra ensemble playing across Warwickshire and Coventry. The orchestra currently plays one concert a year at KHVIII. …


School details

King Henry VIII School
Warwick Road
Coventry
CV3 6AQ
England

T: +44 (0)2476 271 111
E: info@khviii.net
W: www.khviii.com

Head's name
Mr Jason Slack
Religious affiliation
Christian
Day/Boarding type
Day
Gender profile
Coeducational
Size
741 pupils
Day
328
Sixth form
92

Girls

44 %
Day
413
Sixth form
96

Boys

56 %