iTKA Sports Interns’ News

iTKA Sports Interns News On Wednesday 9th May, our iTKA Sport Interns were fortunate to attend a tour of Twickenham Stadium and the Museum. The tour gave our pupils the opportunity to visit the president suite, sit in the royal box and even find out all about the players’ pre-match routines whilst sitting in the […]

News from The Friends of The Kingston Academy

Thank you to everyone who takes part in the FoTKA lottery and to those who very kindly donate back their weekly winnings.  So far we have raised over £4,000 for the mini-bus fund via the lottery alone which is a fantastic effort! If you haven’t already done so, don’t forget to sign up – tickets are £1 […]

Report from Yr 9 Iceland Trip

Following our brief note last week to commend pupils on their excellent behaviour and learning during our trip to Iceland last week, Daniel Greenwood (Year 9) reports all of the exciting details of the trip below: The first day of Iceland was very relaxed. We arrived at our hotel safe and sound and had dinner. […]

Lord of the Flies

Congratulations to all pupils and staff involved in last week’s production of Lord of the Flies.  It was an absolute triumph.

Visit from the Secretary of State for Education

Visit from Secretary of State for Education, The Rt Hon Damian Hinds MP On the final day of the Spring Term, we were delighted to host a visit from the Secretary of State for Education, The Rt Hon Damian Hinds MP. During his brief visit, Mr. Hinds had the opportunity to meet with pupils and toured the building, hearing […]

Facilities Update

Update on Timing from Project Director of the Government’s Education and Skills Funding Agency  “The main construction contract has now been signed. This is a significant milestone, paving the way for completion of the new build extension and the whole build project for The Kingston Academy. Completion of the build is phased, with three floors […]

Madrid Trip

News from Madrid is that, after a rather wet first day, the sun has come out and much fun is being had by all enjoying both cultural and outdoor activities and sampling the local food.  We will be reporting back to you about the trip in more detail next week.

Rowing Success

On Tuesday 13th March, Molly Preston Derry, Connor Cross, Annaliese Boakes and Sam Brickwood took part in the National Junior Sculling Head with Kingston Rowing Club.  This event sees clubs and schools from all over the country compete on Dorney Lake, Eton, where the Olympics were held.  This is a very prestigious fixture in the […]

Daniel Spargo Mabbs Foundation

We are delighted to have the opportunity to host a workshop this week on Tuesday 27th February led by the Daniel Spargo-Mabbs (DSM) Foundation. The DSM Foundation is a London-based charity which supports drug and alcohol awareness amongst parents and young people. Fiona, the founder of the charity, spoke to Year 8 and 9 pupils last half-term […]