The Kingston Academy
Richmond Road
Kingston upon Thames

Telephone number: 020 8465 6200

Reporting Absence

If your child is unwell and you wish to report an absence, please email Ms Chelsea Ball at or call her on 0208 465 6200.  Please also inform Ms Ball of any absence from school for medical appointments.  On return to school, please provide her with a relevant medical letter or appointment card.  If you wish to request absence from school you will need to complete the form found here.  Please note, however, that absence will only be authorised in the most exceptional circumstances.

Admissions (Year 7 and in-year admission enquiries)

All admissions to the school are dealt with by the Royal Borough of Kingston.  You can find out more information here:

Year 7 entry

In-year entry


Other Contacts

Pupil Services Manager- Mrs V Crane: email:  Mrs Crane is able to deal with initial queries from parents and other members of the public.

PA to the Head Teacher- Mrs J Free: email:

Founded by the Kingston Educational Trust

Chair of the Board of Trustees- Mr Graham Willett: he can be contacted via Mrs Zara Gallagher, Clerk to the Trust


The map below shows the school’s location.  The school is on the No:65 bus route.  It is also a manageable 10 minute walk from Kingston station.


Disabled Access to The Kingston Academy

The school is fully accessible to wheelchair users.  There is a disabled lift to the first floor of the school.  In addition, there is disabled parking in the front of the school.