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Preparing to join Kings in September 2016

An Options Evening for students starting in September was held on Wednesday 27 January 2016 in the Main Hall. A Key Stage 4 options booklet is available here, and forms to complete and return by 12 February were available here.

Click here for details of forthcoming induction dates for Year 8 students.

The Kings' Messenger

The March issue of The Kings' Messenger is now available online, please click here to read it.

Firefly and Parent Reports

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

Latest News


Forty days after Easter on Thursday 5 May 2016 The Kings of Wessex Academy held its Ascension Day service in St Andrew's Church in Cheddar to mark Jesus' ascension to heaven after his...


The fanfare opening by acclaimed trombone quartet Bones Apart set the scene for the concert on Monday 25 April 2016 in the Kings Theatre. Organised by Anne Higgs, on behalf of the Cheddar Valley...

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The Kings' Messenger

The latest copy of The Kings' Messenger is now available online.

Recent Additions

A new Parents' Letter regarding Year 12 Art, Photography and Textiles visit to Bristol Galleries on 23rd June. 6 May 2016

A new Parents' Letter regarding Year 11 important dates. 3 May 2016

A new student Blog entry is now available. 3 May 2016

A new Exams and Assessment Information Parents' Letter regarding Year 9 internal exams - Revision focus. 26 April 2016

An updated Parents' Letter regarding the Weston Junior Arts Festival. 19 April 2016

A number of new Parents' Letters regarding study leave. 15 April 2016

A new Gallery of photographs from the recent skiing trip to Zauchensee in Austria. 14 April 2016

There is a new Parents' Letter regarding the 2016 Duke of Edinburgh's Award Gold Level. 13 April 2016

Minutes from the January PTA meeting have been added to the Parents Page. 13 April 2016

The Staff List has been updated. 13 April 2016

The notes from the Higher Education Information Evening Presentation have been added to Sixth Form Documents. 24 March 2016

A Presentation of quotations from World Book Day. 18 February 2016

A document explaining the Y11 Grade Review has been added. 17 March 2016

Reports for BBC School Report Day have been added. 8 & 10 March 2016

A letter to Parents about the Year 10 Internal Exams has been added. 7 March 2016

Documents explaining the Y9 & Y10 Grade Reviews have been added. 2 March 2016

There is a new Parents' Letter regarding Higher Education Preparation for Y12 students. 10 February 2016

Term dates for 2016/2017 have been added under Parents Calendar. 10 February 2016

A document explaining the Y11 Grade Report has been added. 3 February 2016

The summer exam Timetable has been revised. 13 January 2016

Coming Soon

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