World Book Day

On Thursday 7th March the school celebrated World Book Day and, as ever, staff and pupils embraced the creative challenge of dressing up as a favourite character from a book representative on one of the school’s core values (Resilience, Integrity, Generosity, Fulfillment and Creativity). Well dressed pupils who had gone beyond, were invited to a […]

Admissions Consultation – NOW CLOSED

The school is now consulting on proposed changes to its Year 7 admissions criteria and on its proposed new Year 12 admissions criteria. Please view the Admissions page for further details.  

Open Evening for Prospective Parents – 11th October 2018

Meet some of our existing pupils and teachers, tour the classrooms, hear from the head teacher – get a feel for what makes The Kingston Academy so special. The Open Evening for prospective parents (Year 7 entry in September 2019) will take place on 11th October 2018 from 5pm until 8pm.  There is no need […]

Fantastic 2018 GCSE Results

Several TKA pupils sat selected GCSE exams as early entrants this year.  We congratulate them on a fantastic set of results with all achieving the top grades of A* or 9. We are very much looking forward to announcing our first full year group of GCSE results in 2020.  

Ofsted Update

We are delighted to announce that TKA has just been rated ‘Outstanding’ and been awarded a Grade 1 by Ofsted inspectors in May 2018.   This is the first inspection for The Kingston Academy which opened its doors to pupils in September 2015. It is an amazing achievement for a new school in its third year […]

Fundraising for TKA’s Gardens

We’re raising £5,000 to help fund the planting of the Quad and the flowerbeds surrounding The Kingston Academy. Over half term, we will be planting the beds surrounding and within the school with a long-lasting plant scheme which will inspire our pupils with respect and pride for their school premises. We will create a beautiful, […]

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. […]