Welcome to the King Alfred School

King Alfred School is an informal, co-educational 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.


Confident, Independent and High Achieving: Sixth Form at The King Alfred School

Monday, September 29, 2014

  King Alfred School sixth formers thrive academically and socially. The King Alfred School is proud to offer a rich learning experience that prepares students for university or any career path they may choose. The teachers instil confidence and it is widely acknowledged that students emerge from our sixth form as the most impressively mature, […] (Read More)

Geography GCSE Field Trip to the Cevennes

Monday, September 29, 2014

    Our year 11 Geographers braved the mountains and rivers of a remote part of the Massif-Central in Southern France.  They spent 2 days accurately measuring the River Souteyran, covering 8km by foot in their quest to explore the river from source to mouth.     On our day off (Sunday) we were treated […] (Read More)

KASS Conference: Homework, 11 October 2014

Friday, September 19, 2014

  The King Alfred School Society invites you to join us for a one day education conference HOMEWORK chaired by Neil Roskilly, CEO of the Independent Schools Association.   The conference takes place Oct 11th, 2014 10:00-4:30 at The King Alfred School, North End Road, London, NW11 7HY.   Neil Roskilly, CEO of the Independent Schools Association, will […] (Read More)

For more news, please visit our latest news section.


Wed 1 Oct 2014 18:00 - 20:00: YR11-13 Spanish Competition (North London Collegiate)

Wed 1 Oct 2014 15:30 - 18:00: YR11 Football vs Swaminarayan, Away

Wed 1 Oct 2014: YR11 Photography trip to central London

Wed 1 Oct 2014: YR7 Camp Meetings (Time TBC)

Thu 2 Oct 2014 11:30 - 13:45: Year 2 (2SJ) trip to the House of Illustration

Fri 3 Oct 2014 13:00 - 16:30: YR7 football match (Northbridge House)

Fri 3 Oct 2014 15:30 - 16:15: Friday Cafe - Year 6

Mon 6 Oct 2014 17:30 - 19:00: YR12 Parents' Report Meeting

Mon 6 Oct 2014 18:00 - 21:00: YR13 Politics trip - British Library

Mon 6 Oct 2014 17:00: YR12 Parent & Student Talk, Work Experience (New Library)

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