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.


Are you as Clever as a KAS Mathlete?

Thursday, February 26, 2015

    The Y9-11’s did the UKMT Maths Challenge last Thursday. Here are a couple of questions that they faced for you to try at home.   1) In a sequence, each term after the first two terms is the mean of all the terms which come before that term. The first term is 8 and the […] (Read More)

Life and Death and Other Stories: Tom Hunter visits KAS

Thursday, February 26, 2015

On Tuesday 10th February, we were privileged to welcome artist Professor Tom Hunter to the school to deliver a talk on his work to GCSE and Sixth Form Art and Photography students.   Tom talked for an hour or so about a number of his major photographic projects such as Holly Street Voids, Life and […] (Read More)

Kwasi Kwarteng, MP Delivers Sixth Form Academic Lecture

Thursday, February 26, 2015

The Sixth Form was pleased to welcome MP and historian Kwasi Kwarteng ad their Academic Lecturer in Enrichment Wednesday 4 February. Kwasi is a Conservative MP representing Spelthorne in Surrey. He is also a well know author of books on political economies in history, such as his recent work War and Gold: 500 Years of Empires, […] (Read More)

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Mon 2 Mar 2015 17:30 - 19:00: YR12 Parents' Report Meeting

Mon 2 Mar 2015 13:35 - 16:05: U13 football match (St Aubyn's)

Tue 3 Mar 2015 18:00 - 20:30: Grounds & Buildings, M4

Tue 3 Mar 2015 13:45 - 16:15: YR10 football match (UCS)

Wed 4 Mar 2015 09:00 - 10:45: Performance, Yrs 5 and 6

Wed 4 Mar 2015 14:30 - 16:00: Performance, Yrs 5 and 6

Wed 4 Mar 2015 14:00 - 15:00: Sixth Form Lecture, John Levy, Phnx

Thu 5 Mar 2015 17:00 - 18:00: Transfer to Middle School Parents' Meeting, E1

Thu 5 Mar 2015 13:45 - 16:15: YR9 football match (UCS)

Thu 5 Mar 2015 16:00 - 17:30: YR8 netball tournament (St James')

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