Bulletin Board

November Ofsted Inspection

We have now received the Ofsted report from the inspection in November, and you can read it here

Firefly and Parent Reports

For more information on accessing Firefly please visit our Parents Online page here.

The School Day

Timetable (Mon-Thur)

Tutor Time ..... 8:45
Period 1 ........ 9:05
Period 2 ....... 10:05
Break .......... 11:05
Period 3 ....... 11:25
Period 4 ....... 12:30
Lunch ........... 1:30
Period 5 ........ 2:15
Finish ........... 3:15

Timetable (Fri)

Tutor Time ..... 8:45
Period 1 ........ 9:25
Period 2 ....... 10:20
Break .......... 11:15
Period 3 ....... 11:35
Period 4 ....... 12:30
Lunch ........... 1:30
Period 5 ........ 2:15
Finish ........... 3:15


The Kings of Wessex Academy recognises that the safety and welfare of children is paramount and that we have a responsibility to protect children in all the academy's activities. We take all reasonable steps to ensure, through appropriate procedures and training, that all students, irrespective of sex, age, disability, race, religion or belief, sexual identity or social status, are protected from abuse.

We foster a culture of vigilance amongst staff, students, parents and visitors. We always listen to students and take their concerns seriously. Please do not hesitate if you have any concerns or queries please contact the Academy immediately and you will be directed to a member of staff who will endeavour to help you.

See more at our safeguarding page

Tootoot allows students to be able to report incidents directly to the school, including screenshots and attachments using the online app or by downloading the app to an apple device. Login to Tootoot here.

Welcome to The Kings of Wessex Academy

As one of the top-performing schools in the South West, The Kings of Wessex Academy strives to provide a first class education for all. We have a dedicated team of staff who work hard to inspire our students to be the best that they can be and to stand out from the crowd. We have high expectations and work hard to provide all our students with the opportunities and support needed to enable them to achieve their full potential. Kings is an exciting place to learn with great teachers, superb facilities, a wide range of subject choices and a programme of exciting enrichment activities.

Please take time to read the welcome message from the Headteacher, Mr Gavin Ball.

Latest News

Kings of Wessex Academy's Recognised for their involvement with The Share Project

Pictured with Gemma Hunt, Deputy Head Teacher and Gavin Ball, Executive Head Teacher is John Grundy, Senior Liaison Worker for the SHARE Project presenting the SHARE Certificate for the school’s work with the SHARE Project last academic year. The Kings of Wessex Academy worked closely with the SHARE Project last academic year. Project Workers Gail and Claire worked closely with Gemma...... more

From Sadlers Wells to Cheddar - a star in the making at Kings !

Innes, who has just joined the Kings of Wessex Academy in year 9, started the new term having just come off stage at Sadlers Wells in London. Back in April, Innes successfully auditioned for the National Youth Ballet (NYB). She attended 2 auditions in Birmingham and London and was one of the lucky 75 dancers selected from 100s to be in the Main cast. This was her third season with NYB, having...... more



2019-20 Calendar

Calendar dates for the next academic year.



Note that the May Bank Holiday in 2020 has changed for VE Day

Congratulations to our U18 Girls Rugby Team – The 2019 Rosslyn Park National Schools Sevens Plate Winners!