King James I Academy will close at 2:45pm on the 26th May for half term. Students are expected to attend in full uniform as normal.

We are currently experiencing technical issues with timetables on ClassCharts, we hope to get this resolved quickly.

Vision Magazine

King James I Academy's Official Magazine


Vision - Issue 39: Autumn 2022

September 2022

Lots of reasons to choose KING JAMES!

Inside: Primary Liaison, Exam Results, Summer School, Sports Day, Football Partnership, Bishop Big Dig, Career Planning, Health & Wellbeing, Sixth Form News and much more.


Vision - Issue 38: Summer 2022

June 2022

Officially good!

Inside: Ofsted Report Highlights, Bishop Big Dig, Prize Evening, Maths News, Competition Winner, Published Poets, Educational Visits Return and much more.


Vision - Issue 37: Autumn/Winter 2021

August 2021

It’s great to be back!

Inside: Meet our Senior Leaders, Transition Summer School, Exam results, Penpal project, Forest School, Sports days, Eco-agents, Student wellbeing, Sixth Form news and much more.


Vision - Issue 36: Spring Term 2021

January 2021

Shaping the future of education with Chromebooks

Inside: 100% Chromebooks, Show Stopping Food, Young Film Makers, Languages News, KJ1 Bookworms, UKMT Maths Challenge Success, Christmas Memories and much more.


Vision - Issue 35: Autumn Term 2020

September 2020

Inside: Safety as a Priority, Free Chromebooks for all Students, Exam Success, New T-Levels, Virtual Year 6 Open Evening, Caring about our Local Community and much more.


Vision - Issue 34: Spring Term 2020

January 2020

Bringing History to Life

Inside: Young Americans Visit, £30K Music Grant, New Football Partnership, Christmas Activities, Film Making in Malta, Careers Fair, Author Visit, Innovative Religious Studies and much more.


Vision - Issue 33: September 2019

August 2019

New year, new developments and New Starters

Inside: Transition Summer School, Exam Results, Body Positivity Assemblies, Sports Day, Challenge Espana Trip, Media Festival, Art at the Baltic, Sixth Form News and much more


Vision - Issue 32: Summer 2019

June 2019

Learning at King James is a Great Adventure:

Inside: Outward Bound, Mayor's Award, Safety Carousel Event, Geography Field Trip, RTS in Paris, Primary Outreach, Making Music Videos, Sixth Form News and much more.


Vision - Issue 31: Winter-Spring 2019

February 2019

Inside: The Pavilion officially opens, Primary STEM project, Christmas Show, Trip to Auschwitz,

Careers Fair, LA film producer visits, Festive activities plus much more.


Vision - Issue 30: Autumn 2018

September 2018

A very warm welcome to one and all!

Inside: Exam Results, Transition Summer School, New Nurture Centre, STEM Initiatives, Sports Day, Academy Election, Emmerdale Studio Tour, Dance Show, Sixth Form News and much more