The Academy will close at 1:05pm on Friday 16th December and will reopen on Tuesday 3rd January.
With all schools in England now being measured using the new system, ‘Progress 8’, King James I Academy is celebrating great success with a published score of +0.26. This shows that our student achievement following exam results is above the national average across eight subjects.
King James is a hive of fundraising activity as Christmas approaches, and both students and staff are keen to help their community in many ways.
Rehearsals are well underway and tickets are on sale for the much-anticipated BATH Christmas Show, 'Para Whanau Reunion and the Saving of Ruby Mountain'.
We have launched a Food Bank Appeal to help support our local community as Christmas approaches. Donations will be delivered to the Food Bank at Woodhouse Close Church and Community Centre, which directly supports residents in Bishop Auckland and the surrounding villages.
Our staff and students have taken part in a moving tribute to the many servicemen and women who lost their lives in conflict.
Our Year 7 MGFA football team has got off to a flying start following two exceptional victories in the first matches of the season.