King James I Academy News

All the latest news from King James I Academy

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Movie Makers of the Future

December 2018

Sixth Form students in Year 13 have been making movies as part of their BTEC Level 3 qualification in Creative Media Production.

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Reward Trip to see Sleeping Beauty

December 2018

A group of 15 students in Years 7-10 have been rewarded for their positive attitude and hard work with a trip to Bishop Auckland Town Hall to see Sleeping Beauty.

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Lessons from Auschwitz

November 2018

Accompanied by Mrs Cross, Director of Learning for Religious Studies, two of our A’Level students have recently flown to Poland to take part in a one-day visit to Berkenau and Auschwitz One camps to learn more about the Holocaust.

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Aim Higher in Liverpool

November 2018

A group of Year 11 students have recently returned from a residential visit to Liverpool as part of our Aim Higher programme.

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Careers Fair Helps Students Plan for a Successful Future

November 2018

This month, students in all year groups have attended our annual Careers Fair, which was supported once again by a wide variety of local businesses, national organisations, colleges and universities.

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Remembrance Service at King James

November 2018

In memory of those killed and wounded in conflict, and along with millions of people across the world, we held a special Remembrance Service to mark 100 years since Armistice Day.

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COMING SOON! Additional Catering Outlet

November 2018

An exciting new catering outlet will soon be coming to King James thanks to funding from the National Lottery. The project, which will offer an additional outlet for hot food at lunch time, will be brought to life in the form of a stylish wooden cabin, which will be similar in design to our brand new ‘Pavilion’ building.

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Sixth Formers Spend Halloween in York

October 2018

On Halloween, Sixth Form students enjoyed a trip to the historic city of York as part of their Photography and Media Studies courses.

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The Pavilion is Officially Open

October 2018

Our Chair of Governors, Mrs Elizabeth Varley, has officially opened our fantastic new Nurture Centre building, which we have named The Pavilion. Our Headteacher, Mr Grieveson, Academy Governors, and some of our Nurture Group students joined her at the opening ceremony. Students are now enjoying the new facilities and the many learning opportunities it offers.

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Community Champion Award Recognises Contribution to King James

October 2018

Students, Lawrence D, Antonia C and Samantha S have all received one of our ‘Community Champion’ awards for their excellent contribution to our Year 6 Open Evening event in September. The three students were nominated by staff.

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