The King’s School is an 11-16 school with a long history being founded in 1139 making it one of the four oldest schools in Yorkshire. The school converted to academy status in 2013 and has planned admission number of 210 pupils in each year group. The School ethos is summarised by the words ‘Aim High; Work Hard; Achieve Excellence’. The School has a culture of high aspirations for all, where simple highly effective strategies are implemented consistently. The School aims to combine high expectations and high standards in all aspects of school life with a strong sense of kindness, inclusivity and enjoyment. The School vision is to provide the best possible quality of education within an outstanding environment.

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The King's
School

The King's School
Mill Hill Lane
Pontefract
West Yorkshire
WF8 4JF

Telephone: 01977 601701
Email: admin@kings.patrust.org.uk
Web: kings.patrust.org.uk
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Head of School:
Mrs Elaine Briggs