The King's (The Cathedral) School

  • Welcome to our school

    Welcome to The King’s School. We are proud of our long-standing history and tradition going back to 1541 and embrace everything the modern world has to offer, as we look towards the future. We value, and strive to encourage, individual academic success, alongside musical, cultural and sporting achievements, within the Christian family ethos, which is central to everything we do. Our aim is to be “A Family Achieving Excellence”.  Read More

  • Music at King's

    We enjoy a deserved reputation for musical excellence.  As The Cathedral School, we educate the Peterborough Cathedral Choristers; the School benefits not only from their professionalism but also from the talents and enthusiasm of so many other able musicians, who perform in an extensive range of orchestras, choirs, bands and ensembles  in school, in the wider community of  Peterborough and on tour abroad.  Read More

  • Sport at King's

    We are committed to breadth and quality within Physical Education; it helps develop self-esteem, dignity and respect for all members of our community.  It is crucial to students’ personal development, and plays a significant role in our curricular and extra-curricular life. Read More

  • Teaching & Learning

    Central to every student's progress is the quality of Teaching & Learning. We aim to offer excellence both in the classroom and within a King’s education in its broadest sense, combining the best of modern thinking and technological developments with strategies which have stood the test of time, to prepare our young people to go out with confidence and enthusiasm to face the challenges of today’s world. Read More


Pupil Post

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Latest downloads for those who do not have access to email are listed below (requires Adobe PDF Reader):

  1. 19/05/17: Year 11 Mock Interviews - 25-28 September 2017
  2. 15/05/17: Junior Department Newsletter Amendment, 05 May 2017
  3. 15/05/17: Year 12 Aston University Open Day - 28 June 2017
  4. 15/05/17: PSA Flower Arranging Tuition - 24 May 2017
  5. 15/05/17: Year 8 Exams Information & Timetable - 05-16 June 2017
  6. 05/05/17: Year 7 Exams Information & Timetable - 05-16 June 2017
  7. 03/04/17: Parking Notice
  8. 03/04/17: Food Technology Request
  9. 03/04/17: February 2018 Ski Trip Launch Letter
  10. 23/03/17: Funding Update (with Gift Aid and Standing Order Forms)
  11. 23/03/17: Years 9 & 10 Internal Examinations Instructions and Timetable
  12. 23/03/17: Year 11 Study Leave Instructions for Summer 2017
  13. 17/03/17: Years 11-13 Study Leave for Summer 2017
  14. 17/03/17: SchoolComms Gateway Introduction
  15. 13/02/17: Whole School Sponsored Walk 2016 Update
  16. 10/01/17: Free School Meals Information Request and Application Form
  17. 21/09/16: Exam Candidate Instructions 2016-17
  18. 12/09/16: Upaychilli Instructions 2016