Projects and collaborations

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ICT with Raynes Park Library

Local residents with no experience of using computers are invariably delighted and appreciative when pupils from King's introduce them to using the internet, email and word processing. They may never …

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Art with Wimbledon Library

Pupils from King's devise an art activity every week to keep a group of local residents interested and entertained. Pupils liaise with the library staff to obtain materials and resources and then …

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Wimbledon Guild with King's College School

Sixth-form pupils are needed to join a group providing one-to-one support for elderly people with their use of smartphones and iPads. This highly successful project (it even has a waiting list) is bas …

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Games with Ronald Ross

This project enables Year 6 pupils from Ronald Ross Primary School to travel to King's to take part in sports every Friday afternoon during the academic year. The activities are led by Year 10-13 pupi …

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Friendship Hour at King's College School Wimbledon

This evergreen station provides a space in the school on Friday afternoons for local elderly people to share tea, sandwiches and conversation with each other and with our pupils. Pupils serv …

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Tennis with Christ Church Primary School

Pupils from King's lead tennis coaching sessions with Year 5 pupils from Christ Church at Westside Tennis Club. Both schools are very grateful to the club for kindly donating this facility to the proj …

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Chinese with Ursuline

This is a brilliant chance for anyone with some experience of Chinese to give girls from the Ursuline High School exposure to the language and culture of the Orient.  …

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Spanish at Sacred Heart

Pupils who visit Sacred Heart Primary School support the learning of Spanish of children aged from nursery to age six. This challenging project provides plenty of opportunities to practise and reinfor …

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Learning Support at Albemarle Primary School

King's pupils help with reading, arithmetic and other core subjects. Occasionally, pupils also help to run playground games activities.  …

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Cricket with Falconbrook Primary School

9- to 11-year-olds of mixed sporting ability from Falconbrook take part in cricket sessions arranged by KCS students and staff. Many of the pupils will never have had the opportunity either to play cr …

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Learning Support at St Mark's Primary School

King's pupils help out during 'Fabulous Friday' at one of our most longstanding partner schools. They supervise gifted and talented pupils in a variety of activities and games, working in lessons …

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Learning Support with Raynes Park High School

King's pupils work with Year 7 pupils at Rayners Park High School to provide assistance with reading and maths in the Access Centre (for special needs) and Learning Enrichment department.  …

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Inspiring Children Through Maths

Every Friday gifted and talented year 5 and 6 students from The Priory arrive at King's to be led through a series of student designed lessons and mathematical activities.  …

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Science Displays for Primary Schools

This activity involves researching and putting together weird, wacky and wonderful science demonstrations and presentations for pupils at local primary schools. Pupils from a variety of schools visit …

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Games with Hollymount Primary School

King's pupils devise and play games in the playground or gym with very young children at Hollymount Primary School.  …

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Latin with Coombe Girls’ School

A team of sixth-formers teaches an introductory Latin course to Year 7 pupils from Coombe Girls’ School. We work from Cambridge Latin Course Book 1, which revolves around a family living in …

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Latin with Ricards Lodge High School

A team of sixth-formers teaches an introductory Latin course to Year 9 pupils from Ricards Lodge  High School. We work from Cambridge Latin Course Book 1, which revolves around a family …

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Maths with Ricards Lodge

Every Friday a group of sixth form mathematicians from King's travel to Ricards Lodge High School to assist year 11 and year 10 girls in their preparation for GCSE Maths, both foundation and higher ti …

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Fixperts with Perseid School

A Fixpert project offers students the opportunity to work in our community and identify real needs in the world around them. They then work in teams to research and develop solutions, sketch …

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Inspiring Children Through Science

In this exciting community project, gifted and talented year 8 students from four partnerships schools (St Mark's Academy, Ricards Lodge High School, Raynes Park High School, and Ursuline High School) …

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Creative Projects at Southside House with Ursuline High School

Since September 2014, Ben Bransfield, who teaches English at King’s College School, has run a cross-sector creative writing project for secondary pupils in the atmospheric setting of Southside H …

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Science course for Gifted or Talented pupils in Year 8 at three of the schools in the Wimbledon ISSP

Every year a group of about 12 sixth-formers at King’s College School meet with Dr Richard Winchester, a chemistry teacher at King’s, on Friday afternoons in the first half of the autumn t …

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Classics Outreach Project with local schools

The Classics department at King’s delivers an introduction to Latin to Year 7 girls at Coombe Girls’ School, a 'Minimus' Latin course to Year 6 pupils at a local primary school and an intr …

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Junior Aspirations Project with primary schools

  The Junior Aspirations Project is run by King’s College School with pupils at St Mark’s, Ronald Ross, Abbotsbury and Cranmer primary schools. It is designed to enhance the learning of gifted and ta …

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Community Production with Schools in the Wimbledon ISSP

The school’s community production grew out of an annual event which, for some years, had provided a showcase for the art, music and drama projects that King’s pupils and their counterparts …

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The Wimbledon Independent State Schools Partnership (ISSP)

Although the core members of the Wimbledon ISSP are seven secondary schools, King’s also works with more than twenty other sixth forms, secondary, special needs and primary schools on a regular basis. …

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Annual arts project with primary schools

Every year in the first week of our summer holidays King’s invites around 130 pupils in Years 4 and 5 from two Merton and Wandsworth primary schools to enjoy a week of arts or sports activities …

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Volunteering programme at King's College School, Wimbledon

Every Friday throughout the year over 350 King’s pupils work in the local community, mainly in primary, secondary and special schools, but also in local parks and churchyards, libraries and with the e …

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Learning Support at Sacred Heart Primary School

12 King's pupils travel to Sacred Heart primary school every Friday to run activities with pupils from nursery age to Year 6 in science, music, gardening and art. As the same …

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Annual sports project with primary schools

Every year in the first week of our summer holidays King’s invites around 130 pupils in Years 4&5 from three Merton and Wandsworth primary schools to enjoy a week of arts or sports acti …

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Sports Project with Ronald Ross and Christ Church Primary Schools

Ronald Ross and Christ Church send about 35 of their year 5 and 6 pupils to King's College School for an hour every Friday afternoon. During this time the King's pupils coach them in a variety of …

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Learning Support at Perseid & Cricket Green Schools

A group of 24 King's College School sixth-formers visit Perseid upper and lower schools and Cricket Green School once a week throughout the year to support a range of activities, including swimming, c …

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Aspirations Project for students in years 9-11 at Ricards Lodge High School and the other secondary schools in the Wimbledon ISSP

Every year 10 Year 9 students on Free School Meals who will be first-generation university students are chosen from each of our partner schools to experience a range of sessions designed to raise thei …

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GCSE revision classes for year 11 students at seven partner schools and a session on tackling exam stress

King’s College School offers GCSE revision classes in a range of core subjects to Year 11 students at the secondary schools in the Wimbledon ISSP. The revision sessions are run by staff from King’s an …


School details

King's College School (KCS)
Southside
Wimbledon Common
Wimbledon
SW19 4TT
England

T: +44 (0)20 8255 5300
E: admissions@kcs.org.uk
W: www.kcs.org.uk

Head's name
Mr AD Halls
Religious affiliation
Church of England
Day/Boarding type
Day
Gender profile
Boys only (co-ed sixth form)
Size
967 pupils
Day
103
Sixth form
103

Girls

11 %
Day
864
Sixth form
302

Boys

89 %