King James I Academy News

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Sixth Form Media Students Discover Talents as Author-Illustrators

February 2014

Sixth Form Media students have recently turned author-illustrators for a BTEC unit on Graphic Narrative. Eighteen students in total have written and illustrated a range of children’s story books and comics for a variety of age groups, with exceptional results. Their work has now been produced as a collection of hard-back books.

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Tree Planting Ceremony Marks the Beginning of a New Chapter

January 2014

A tree has been planted at King James to mark the beginning of the multi-million pound building project that will see our academy transformed by September next year.

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Representing South West Durham at the Cross Country Championship

January 2014

Following on from an excellent performance in the Year 7 Cross Country Championship race at Teesdale School in November, Ben M was chosen to represent South West Durham at the County Championship race, held at Meadowfield

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Media Students get Writing Tips from Professional Journalist

January 2014

Sixth Form Media students were recently visited by Duncan Leatherdale, Senior Reporter for the Northern Echo. Duncan came to King James to talk about his experience of journalism as a career and to offer practical advice on how to write an effective magazine article; this will help students in their current BTEC unit.

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Creative Homework

January 2014

Every half term, Year 7 students complete a creative homework task, which allows them a longer period of time to make, design and explore their current theme-based scheme of work within Art.

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Vision - Issue 15: January 2014

January 2014

Inside: Bringing generations together.

Plus: Get Involved Community Leisure Card, Prize evening, Lessons at University and much more.

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Maths Challenge Success

January 2014

We are again celebrating the outstanding achievements of our Mathematics students at the United Kingdom Mathematics Trust Challenge - this time in the Senior category, which is particularly challenging.

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Students Show Natural Talent for Badminton

January 2014

This year, we launched the King James Badminton Club for students in all year groups. Run by Ms Stewart, one of our Student Support Workers, not only has the club proved hugely popular, but it has also revealed some previously undiscovered sporting talent.

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BATH - Another Fantastic Show!

December 2013

Thanks to Bishop Auckland Theatre Hooligans (BATH), over 1500 people from our local community were entertained by our talented young people at Christmas.

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Artists Inspired in London

December 2013

Sixth Form Art and Photography students have enjoyed a day trip to London with Miss Welch and Mrs Ashman to gain inspiration for their sketchbooks and their final piece designs.

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