The Kingston Academy
Richmond Road
Kingston upon Thames

Summary of Key Contacts for Parents

The working hours of the school are between 8am and 5pm, Monday to Friday in term time. Staff will endeavour to reply to emails within 48 hours of their receipt.

School Telephone Number: 0208 465 6200

General enquiries:

Typically for those who are not members of our school community who are looking for information about the school or who wish to inform us about anything or if you have a general enquiry:

Administrative enquiries:

Typically for parents who need to get something organised for their child or who need assistance with an administrative matter relating to their child (e.g. need a new lanyard, assistance with ParentPay, lost property enquiry etc.).


EduLink One is a school information platform that can be accessed on any device – PC, laptop, tablet or mobile device – via the web browser or via the EduLink One app.

 To download Edulink please click here.

If you wish to notify the school that your child or a member of your family has tested positive for COVID-19 you can:

Safeguarding: 07519 738760

During school hours for any issue relating to child safety and safeguarding you can contact our Designated Safeguarding Lead, Mr Holmes, or the Acting Safeguarding lead on the above number. If your communication relates to an urgent safeguarding issue about a child living in Kingston or Richmond, please contact the Single Point of Access on 020 8547 5008 (out of hours, phone 020 8770 5000.) If it relates to a child living in any other local authority, you can find the contact details of the relevant authority by entering your postcode here.  

The Head Teacher: Please email Mrs Cavanagh’s PA, Mrs L Cruickshank, at

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:

Heads of Year: For pastoral enquiries relating to:

Year 7 – Mr A Lockett:

Year 8 – Mr A Vaughan-Jordan:

Year 9 – Ms F Pope: 

Year 10 – Ms S Macfarlane:

Year 11 – Ms E Barnard:

Acting Year 12 – Ms J Bowey: 

Year 13 – Ms E Davidson: 

Sixth Form Enquiries: 

Contact the Head of Sixth Form – Ms M Johnston:


Subject Lead Teachers: For enquiries relating to a particular subject taught in school you can contact the Curriculum Lead Teacher using the following email addresses:

Maths – Ms K Heys:

Science – Dr R Bartlett:

Biology – Ms M Portillo:

Chemistry – Mr M Mohamed:

Physics – Mr R Galletly:

Digital Literacy – Mr R Smith: 

History – Ms G Negrotti:

Geography – Mr N Collins:

Philosophy & Ethics – Ms E Raven:

English – Ms A On:

Media Studies – Ms M Cruz: 

Drama – Ms T Duncan: 

Modern Foreign Languages: Mr J Taylor: 

Business & Economics – Mr R Saunders:

Psychology – Ms J Bowey: 

Design & Technology – Mr M O’Brien: 

Art – Ms J Omotesho: 

Music – Ms C Carter:

PE – Mr D Waters: 

PSHE – Mr C Bhangu: 


Inclusion: Contact our Assistant Head Teacher i/c Inclusion, Ms C Briggs via

Specialist Resource Provision Lead: Contact the Head of our Specialist Resource Provision, Mr D Stenning, via


Other Contacts

Office Manager – Ms L Thomas: email: via  Mrs Crane is able to deal with initial queries from parents and other members of the public.

Chair of the Board of Trustees – Mr Graham Willett: contacted via Mrs Z. Gallagher, via Clerk to the Trust via


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.