The King's (The Cathedral) 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”.

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  • Montpellier 2024 students arrived home after another brilliant trip. Well done again to all students for the fantastic progress made this week ! Madame Clarke, Madame Wilson, and Madame Hopkins are very proud of you all .Read More

  • Y12 student Chloe is this week's recipient of the Headteacher's Commendation. Chloe has made a massive contribution to King's, especially within music and charities. Thank you for everything you do to support us at King's. This is also our #1000 Instagram post!Read More

  • Y10 student Jack has received the Headteacher's Commendation. Jack has made an outstanding effort in German, consistently achieving full marks in his vocabulary tests. Well done for being so supportive to others and putting something back into every lesson.Read More

  • Y10 students Lewis and Roland are finalists this year for @EarthEcho's #OurEchoChallenge. They came up with an idea to combat surface runoff and soil erosion, utilizing drones and stereo imaging to make height maps to track surface runoff and soil erosion. The top three winning teams will receive grants to turn their ideas into a reality. Wish them luck! Winners will be announced on July 2nd.Read More

  • On the Year 12 trip to London this week History students visited the British Library and saw not just some original documents relevant to their studies but also the impressive architecture of the Library itself.Read More

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  • Pupils and students are exceptionally well mannered, polite and courteous. Their behaviour around the school is impeccable.

  • I chose King’s because of the discipline and structure and their excellent values.

  • A happy, nurturing school....

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The King's (The Cathedral) School
Park Road


01733 751541