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Celebration after a challenging two years

Students at The King’s Academy have overcome one of the most challenging periods in education to secure top university places with their A-Level results. Showing resilience and determination to match their talent, the students at the Coulby Newham academy have achieved to the highest standards in what their principal called “a vintage year”. This year’s

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King’s Sixth Form student wins prestigious essay-writing prize

Deputy Head Boy, Francis Sayer, was selected earlier this year to take part in the OxNet programme. This is a highly competitive Oxford University access initiative that is ‘unapologetically academic in its focus’. Alongside a series of seminars, all participants on this scheme are given an essay to write over Easter as part of a competition.

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Academy Students to participate in Christ’s-King’s Year 12 Programme

Well done to Francis, Bibiana and Jack for being successful in being accepted onto this competitive programme. Each year in collaboration with King’s College, Cambridge, Christ’s College host a programme for Year 12 students who attend UK state schools where they can find out more about the University of Cambridge, student life and explore a

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Students attend master classes at Cambridge University

Over the last two weeks, Corpus Christi – a constituent college of the University of Cambridge – held multiple subject Masterclasses for A level students to attend via Zoom. Subject masterclasses spanned across many different areas including Philosophy, Engineering, Geography and Medicine. In the Easter holidays, 8 King’s Academy students attended their respective classes in

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Appointment of Sixth Form Student Leadership Team

We are delighted to announce, following an intensive and rigorous process with an exceptionally strong field of candidates, the appointment of our Sixth Form Student Leadership Team as follows: Head Girl – Maria Chambers Head Boy – Adam Bulman Deputy Head Girl – Alicia Glasgow Deputy Head Boy – Andrew Craven Senior Prefects: Fouad Al

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Luke Mason

A student who survived multiple serious injuries after being knocked down by a drink-driver is planning a career in politics to campaign for tougher sentencing after finally achieving his A levels. Luke Mason was forced to hold back a year from taking his exams after he and a friend, Matthew Lockwood, were mown down as

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UK Youth Rocketry Challenge (UKRoC)

On 25th April we took three teams to the UkayRoc regional finals at Elvington Airfield, York. This was the first time we flew our rocket so we were excited to see it fly. We had spent a full term building the rocket. We first used a simulation software called Open Rocket then began following the

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Dr Nikki Godden-Rasul

For this week’s speaker programme, we had Dr Nikki Godden-Rasul, a professor of Law at the University of Newcastle come in to talk to us about gender, sexuality and the ways in which they link to the law. She highlighted the difference between gender and sexuality, as well as explaining how certain terms for sexuality

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