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Parents’ Group

Friends of The King’s Academy

The Friends  of The King’s Academy are a team of parents who have been brought together to help create a community spirit within the Academy. They are a newly formed group who meet at regular intervals throughout the year to organise events within the King’s Academy and the surrounding local community.

If you would like to support or participate in the events the group organise, you are more than welcome to attend the Friends of The King’s Academy meetings or alternatively, you can e-mail

with any ideas you may have for future events and activities.

Next Meeting:

Tuesday 24 April 2018 – 6.15pm in The King’s Academy boardroom.

Forthcoming Events:

Spring Festival & Craft Fayre featuring The Northern Dales Farmers’ Market

Saturday 24 March 2018, 10.00 am until 3.00 pm

The event will be held in The Academy grounds and offers the opportunity for you to:

Buy a wide range of artisan food, drink, arts and gifts from some of the region’s top producers, designers and craftspeople.

Meet some of the characters from the Academy production

‘Alice in Wonderland’.

Spend time with family and friends in our activities arena featuring:

  • Donkey rides
  • Crazy Golf with the Queen of Hearts
  • Egg hunts with the White Rabbit
  • Tea with the Mad Hatter, Alice and the March Hare
  • A range of Easter games and Easter treats
  • Inflatables.

£1.00 entry fee for Adults only (0-18years free).

All proceeds from the Spring Festival & Craft Fayre will be donated to The Academy Charities.

Minutes of Meeting:

Tuesday 13th March 2018
Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Tuesday 19th September 2017
Tuesday 13th June 2017
Tuesday 14th March 2017

Tuesday 10th January 2017

Tuesday 18th October 2016
Monday 22nd June 2015
Tuesday 5th May 2015
Tuesday 3rd February 2015
Tuesday 21st October 2014
Tuesday 24th June 2014
Tuesday 22nd April 2014
Monday 24th February 2014
Monday 20th January 2014
Tuesday 1st October 2013