Remote Learning Notice

Following the Government Announcement on Monday 4th January 2021, King James I Academy is closed to all students except vulnerable students and the children of critical workers until further notice. Please contact the Academy if you require a place for your child.

Vocational examinations for Year 11, 12 and 13 students have now been cancelled
See here for more information(07/01/2021)
The latest letter from our Acting Headteacher can be viewed here (06/01/2021)

COVID-19 Test and Trace for Students

You should have received a letter regarding routinely testing students and staff for COVID-19.
The letter is also readable here (Updated 5/1/2021).
Click here to sign a digital consent form for each of your children at the Academy.


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Bishop Auckland Netball Club - (Juniors) 5pm to 7pm

Team Bishop Netball - (Adults) 7pm – 8.30pm

Yoga - 6:30pm to 8pm £3.50 



Roots - Drama ages 14 to 19 - 4pm to 6pm - £1

Ladies Games - 7pm to 8:00pm (badminton and short tennis)

Taekwondo - 5pm to 6pm

​Bishop Auckland Juniors - Football

5.30pm to 6.30pm - Goal Keeping - U6 - U7 - U8 

6.30pm to 7.30pm - U11 - U12

8.30pm to 9.30pm ​- U17



Trampolining – hourly classes from 5pm to 8pm £35 per term

Roots - Drama ages 11 to 14 - 4pm to 6pm - £1

Getalong Club - Disability Activity Club for adults  6:30pm to 8.30pm £3.50

Yoga - 6:30pm to 8pm £3.50

Bishop Auckland Juniors - Football

5.30pm to 6.30pm - U9 - U9 mitres

6.30pm to 7.30pm - U10 - U10 mitres

7.30pm to 8.30pm - U11mitres - U15 - U15 mitres



Let’s Get Cooking - (weekly) for 5 to 19 year olds – 6:30pm to 8:30pm - £4

Cricket - Under 11s - 5:30pm to 6:30pm - £3 per child per session 

TinyRoots - Drama for 6 to 11 year olds – 5pm to 6.30pm - Single child - £2, Siblings - £3

Walking Netball - Ideal for people returning from injury, Chronic injury or Health conditions, Mature older people - £4 per session or £12 per calender month 



Evenwood Road Runners - 5:45pm to 6:45pm - £1 per session  



Trampolining – Hourly classes from 9:30am to 1pm - £35 per term, £3.50 per session

Bishop Auckland Cricket - Under 11s and Over - 2pm - 3:30pm - £3 per child per session  

Judo for ages 6+ – 45 minute classes from 9:30am to 1:30pm



Hunwick Cricket Club - 1pm to 4pm 


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