Remote Learning - Morning Registration Form

All Students must fill in this registration form every morning when remote learning BEFORE the following times:

  • Year 7 & Year 9: 8:50am
  • Year 8 & Year 10: 9:50am
  • Year 11: 9:40am
  • Sixth Form: 9:30am
  • Please note you must be logged in to your academy Google account to access this form. For example, on your Chromebook.

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Support for Parents

Where your child has been asked to self-isolate, please note that our excellent Parent Liaison Officers, Manuela Sewell and Kelley-Anne Aldsworth, are available to support you in ensuring that your child is able to continue to access their education remotely using their Chromebook computer. They will make early contact with you to introduce themselves and they will be available to answer any of your questions or queries.

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.

Donation to If U Care, Share Foundation

December 2020

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Year 13 Media students, Tiegan G and Brooke M with the cheque for If U Care, Share.

Students and staff at King James I Academy raised £70 for the North East charity, ‘If U Care Share’, which offers a full range of services to help prevent suicide and support families who have been affected by suicide.

The charity was set up by the family of 19 year old Daniel O’Hare, who tragically took his own life without warning in 2005; If U Care Share was launched in his memory and now the charity provides an extensive range of support and educational services to individuals, families and schools.

Funds were raised by Sixth Formers in the Media Department who created a Christmas message wall with personalised computer-generated festive messages, printed to order and displayed in the corridors at the school for all to read. This is an annual fundraising activity for the department and each year all proceeds go to a charity chosen by Media students; this year, they felt that the helpline and other support services provided by If U Care, Share were particularly important.