Welcome to the King Alfred School

King Alfred School is an informal independent day school situated on the edge of Hampstead Heath in London. With students from Reception age through to a flourishing Sixth Form, we are a vibrant and friendly community where the emphasis, both academically and socially, is on discovering and maximising the potential of each child.

If you would like a prospectus or have any enquiries regarding admission to the school, please contact the Registrar, Linda Fraser, at admissions@kingalfred.org.uk.


Paris Exhibition Opens Friday 30 January

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

    On Friday evening (5.00 till 7.00pm), Upper School Art & Photography will be hosting a private view for our latest exhibition. It features new work by over 30 sixth form students and is by far our most ambitious ‘interim’ exhibition to date. Snacks and refreshment will be served. Students would love to see […] (Read More)

EVERYTHING IN THE WORLD…A Photography Department Update

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

    It seems a long time ago now after a busy second half of the autumn term, but back in October we took a trip to Brighton to visit our work on display as part of the Brighton Photography Biennial and also took the time to visit photographer Simon Roberts at his studio in […] (Read More)

Year 13 Theatre Studies Devised Plays

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

    Last term, Year 13 Theatre Studies students were involved in the creation of original devised work for their Theatre Studies exam. Responding to a variety of stimuli including T.S Eliot’s Prufrock and Harold Pinter’s Mountain Language, students explored the theme of identity and asked themselves some very difficult questions on human nature.   From […] (Read More)

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Thu 29 Jan 2015 09:30 - 11:00: Open Morning - Middle & Upper School (Years 7 - 11)

Thu 29 Jan 2015: Stage Check

Fri 30 Jan 2015 17:00 - 19:00: 6th F Paris Trip Art and Photography Show Opening, Art Dept

Fri 30 Jan 2015 15:30 - 16:15: Friday Cafe - Year 1

Fri 30 Jan 2015 16:00 - 17:00: YR7 netball match (St Mary's and St John's)

Fri 30 Jan 2015 09:00 - 15:00: Yr 6 RAF Museum Visit

Fri 30 Jan 2015 09:00 - 15:00: Year 6 trip to RAF Museum

Mon 2 Feb 2015 17:30 - 19:00: YR11 Parents' Report Meeting

Mon 2 Feb 2015 13:35 - 16:45: YR8 football match (Northwood)

Tue 3 Feb 2015 17:00 - 18:00: Salamanca Parents' Meeting, MH with Jess

For a full list of dates, please visit our Diary of Events.