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The King’s School is a happy and successful 11-16 school, where all students are valued, regardless of their background or ability. We have four key values: We count in ones; We do common things uncommonly well; We act with compassionate rigour; We embrace the challenge to improve, for us, simply put – This is King’s.

We are very proud of our school. In June 2017, The King’s School was judged as a ‘Good’ school by Ofsted. We are now embarking on our journey towards 'Outstanding'.


Mr Dominic Pinto, Headteacher

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17 January 2022

Children In Need 2021

Every year, all eight of our schools find fun ways to raise money for Children in Need. Whether it’s baking, running races, raffles and much more. The Rookeries Junior, Infant & Nursery School featured on Look North and the Children In Need programme as they attempted to break the world record of how many wet…

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21 October 2021

Pontefract Academies Trust Pledge Support for The Prince of Wales Hospice in Pontefract

Pontefract Academies Trust has announced that for this academic year their eight schools as well as the central office, will…

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21 October 2021

Pontefract Academies Trust Raise almost £20,000 In Their Phenomenal Fundraising Efforts

All eight schools who are part of Pontefract Academies Trust have received the totals that they have collectively raised for…

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Introducing The King's School
Introducing The King's School
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Pontefract Academies Trust

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