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Our Mission

King’s Group Academies: Opportunity and Success on a Global Stage

The King’s Group Academies’ mission is to equip all pupils with the confidence, knowledge, skills and values that will enable them to thrive in the modern world.

Built on strong British traditions of respect, fairness and tolerance, our Academies strive for academic excellence, enriched with opportunities for personal development and success.

Our mission is to provide high quality education within a small community of outstanding schools in the UK, that will deliver a transformative learning experience to all our students within the context of a global community of schools. King’s Group Academies has at its core the pursuit of the very highest standards both inside the classroom and beyond it. We believe all students can exceed their expectations no matter what their prior attainment and experiences. In a King’s Group Academy no student will be labelled, we will treat them all as intelligent individuals. Through our ethos, our extended curriculum, our entrepreneurial approach and international dimension we will ensure students develop into confident, rounded individuals, equipped for life in an ever changing world.

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Terry Parkin

Chief Executive Officer, KGA 

Terry Parkin has had a distinguished career in education working in London and across South East England.  He has held amongst other roles that of Senior Education Advisor for Portsmouth City Council, Chief Inspector of Schools in Tower Hamlets, and Director of Education in Southwark. Latterly, he has served as a chief officer responsible for adults and children in two local authorities, and as a Ministerial Advisor in the Department of Health. He has also worked on behalf of the LGA and the Cabinet Office as a peer reviewer.