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29th March 2017
29th March 2017
Congratulations to sixth formers Jessie Jiang and Alex Chalk, who are the latest of our talented violinists to be awarded the prestigious performance diploma from the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music. Jessie and Alex join Esther Duffy and Zoe Zagorac, who already hold the diploma....
28th March 2017
King’s College School Wimbledon and Shrewsbury House School are pleased to announce the sale of The Rowans School to Shrewsbury House. King’s has operated The Rowans School since 2002, taking full ownership in 2006. Over the course of 15 years, it has developed the school into an outstanding co-...
24th March 2017
The boys in the lower remove had a wonderful time visiting both the Natural History and Science Museums on Tuesday. They visited the newly installed Robots Exhibition which took them through the history of robotics and the boys were excited to be able to interact with some of the animated creations...
23rd March 2017
Last week, we welcomed Hollie Webb MBE as the guest speaker at the Girls’ Sports Awards in which we celebrated the success the King's girls have had this year in hockey and netball. 142 matches have been played in the last two terms, where the girls have won 101 and drawn 6. We have had two hockey...
15th March 2017
Yesterday morning, Andrew Halls spoke about his introduction of empathy lessons to King's on The Kaye Adams Programme for BBC Radio Scotland.  The clip, which lasts for approximately 15 minutes, can be found here (beginning at 2:07:10).  Read more about Mr Halls's views on empathy...
15th March 2017
Last Sunday, the senior 7s squad won the plate competition at the Worth Abbey tournament. After losing their first two fixtures, the boys suddenly found their rhythm and energy, marching all the way to the plate final defeating Campion, Ardingley and Seaford where they were matched up against...
13th March 2017
The below article was published in the Wimbledon Guardian on 9th March 2017.  A private school in Wimbledon is offering ‘empathy lessons’ to pupils to help counteract the modern technology obsession. The head teacher of King's College School, Andrew Halls, said he thinks it is...
10th March 2017
Up against some 2,500 pupils from across the country, every boy in Priory took part in the 2017 SATIPS General Knowledge Challenge. Both the junior and senior challenges consisted of 100 general knowledge topics, and the highest five marks from each school went towards their final score. Our...
10th March 2017
Today (10th March) marks the start of British Science Week - a programme of science, technology, engineering and maths events and activities across the UK for people of all ages. We spoke to astrophysicist Dr Jonathan McDowell (OK 1977) about his work operating NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory...

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