Welcome to the website of The Kings of Wessex Academy
As one of the leading schools in the South West, The Kings of Wessex Academy strives to provide a first class education for
all. We have high expectations of our students and work hard to provide the opportunities and support needed to enable them
to reach their full potential.
In 2014, 88% of students in Year 11 achieved five or more A*-C grades, which compares very favourably with the national average of 68%.
In addition, the percentage of students achieving five or more A*-C grades including English and Maths was 72%.
2014 also saw an A Level pass rate of 99.4%, and over a third of
all the A Level grades awarded were the top grades of A and A*.
Please take time to read the
welcome message from the Headteacher, Mr Chris Richardson.
Ofsted and SIAS praise
The Kings of Wessex Academy was judged to be outstanding by the February 2010 Ofsted Inspection team.
To quote the Ofsted report, "One student summed up The Kings of Wessex as ‘amazing’ and inspection findings endorse this view. It is an
exceptional school with excellent performance."
2010 Ofsted Report |
2010 SIAS Report |
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