King James I Academy News

All the latest news from King James I Academy

- 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13 - 14 - 15 - 16 - 17 - 18 - 19 - 20 - 21 - 22 - 23 - 24 - 25 - 26 - 27 - 28 - 29 - 30 - 31 - 32 - 33 - 34 - 35 - 36 - 37 - 38 - 39 - 40 - 41 - 42 - 43 - 44 - 45 - 46 - 47 - 48 - 49 - 50 - 51 - 52 - 53 - 54 - 55 - 56 - 57 - 58 - 59 - 60 - 61 - 62 -

thumbnail

Studying Geography in the Lake District

July 2018

Year 11 GCSE Geography students have enjoyed a field trip to Keswick as part of their studies. The town, which was devastated by floods in both 2005 and 2009, now has a £6 million flood protection scheme, which makes it the perfect location to study flood defences.

thumbnail

Talent in Art and Photography

July 2018

Each year, students on our Art and Photography courses produce a diverse range of innovative pieces which demonstrate exceptional imagination and skill. This year was no exception.

thumbnail

Farewell Barbeque for Year 13s

July 2018

To mark the end of their time at King James, and the beginning of the next chapter in their lives, Year 13 students, teachers and support staff gathered together to enjoy an afternoon barbeque and buffet in the sunshine.

thumbnail

Future Engineers Visit Westminster Palace

July 2018

Five of our Year 8 boys have recently travelled to London to take part in the National Final of the ‘Solutions for the Planet’ competition, which was one of the many learning activities that made up last year’s extensive STEM programme.

thumbnail

Nurturing a Love of Shakespeare

July 2018

Our Year 8 Nurture Group has been studying Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Shakespeare can be quite challenging but the group has been learning about the characters, themes and the historical context of the play through art, drama and music.

thumbnail

Placed 9th in the World in Language Perfect Competition!

July 2018

This year, 191 different schools from across the world took part in the 2018 Language Perfect global linguistic competition and we placed ninth overall!

thumbnail

Aim Higher in Leeds

July 2018

As part of our ‘Aim Higher’ programme, a group of our Year 12 students had the opportunity to enjoy a two-day residential trip to Leeds Beckett University.

thumbnail

Magician Shocks New Sixth Formers

July 2018

Many potential Year 12 students came to our Sixth Form Induction Day event to experience half hour taster sessions in a range of subjects, and to look into Sixth Form life.

thumbnail

Year 11 Prom

July 2018

This month, our Year 11 students turned out in style for a glittering Prom at Redworth Hall Hotel.

thumbnail

COMING SOON! Barcelona and Amsterdam

July 2018

Students are looking forward to departing on the first international visits of the academic year to the beautiful cities of Barcelona and Amsterdam.

- 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13 - 14 - 15 - 16 - 17 - 18 - 19 - 20 - 21 - 22 - 23 - 24 - 25 - 26 - 27 - 28 - 29 - 30 - 31 - 32 - 33 - 34 - 35 - 36 - 37 - 38 - 39 - 40 - 41 - 42 - 43 - 44 - 45 - 46 - 47 - 48 - 49 - 50 - 51 - 52 - 53 - 54 - 55 - 56 - 57 - 58 - 59 - 60 - 61 - 62 -

King James I Academy, South Church Road, Bishop Auckland, County Durham DL14 7JZ