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. […]

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 […]