Whirlwind of Literary Fun: Our school takes World Book Day by Storm! (By Grace, 12, and Bella, 12)

By Grace,12 and Bella,12, Jill Dando News Correspondents The King Alfred School Academy in Highbridge, Somerset…

A bake sale extravaganza for Macmillan Cancer Support (By Emily, 13, Grace, and Bella, 12)

Year 9s create fantastic ‘Field’ installation (By Zoe, 14)

By Zoe, 14, Jill Dando News The Year 9 students at The King Alfred School Academy…

New prefect team for high-flying academy

By Zoe, 14, Jill Dando News After a round of outstanding interviews, The King Alfred School…

12.6-mile charity walk starts school’s Rag Week

By Jill Dando News Brilliant Year 12 students from Highbridge’s King Alfred School Academy have taken…

Highbridge and Burnham students meet Nick Ross and receive ‘well done’ messages from Sir Richard Branson and a host of famous names

Sir Richard Branson, Sir Cliff Richard, Nick Ross and Fiona Bruce lead tributes to ‘absolutely brilliant’…

Over £4 million of improvements in four years at high-flying academy and sixth form

By Jill Dando News Over £4 million in Academy improvements have been made in four years…

Students at one of Britain’s best Sixth Forms interview over 500 Year 7s

By Jill Dando News Year 12 students at The King Alfred School Academy in Highbridge, Somerset…

Brilliant student chef Poppy praised in finals

By Jill Dando News Mary Berry eat your heart out. Master chef student Poppy has yet…

One of Britain’s best school-based sixth forms is having an exciting extension after soaring in numbers 

Work is now underway for a University-style extension to The King Alfred School Academy in Highbridge,…