BeiBei Wang performing at Chinese New Year party


Education Matters Panel Discussion – Excellence & Innovation in Education

28th February 24

Last week’s Education Matters event was a resounding success, showcasing an evening filled with educational insights and expertise. We were honoured to host a distinguished panel of educational leaders, including our own Headmaster, Head of Chinese, and Chair of Governors, alongside esteemed guests from across the UK. The discussions were engaging and enlightening, covering topics…

IAPS School in the Spotlight – Kensington Wade

21st February 24

 IAPS School in the Spotlight – Kensington Wade: Today’s School in the Spotlight is Kensington Wade in West London. Kensington Wade is a fully immersive bilingual school, teaching the National Curriculum in which half of the pupils’ lessons are taught in Chinese and the other in English – some classes are taught in Spanish as…

Kensington Wade celebrates Chinese New Year

20th February 24

Article from ‘Hammersmith Today‘: Hundreds of families celebrated Chinese New Year this week at a school on the Fulham Palace Road. Kensington Wade, which is opposite Charing Cross Hospital, is Western Europe’s only Mandarin-English school where all subjects are taught in both languages. This was the nursery and prep school’s biggest celebration yet for the…

Upcoming Event: Ask the Experts | Panel Discussion: Excellence & Innovation in Education

13th February 24

  Join us for a lively discussion and Q+A with some of the UK’s leading educationalists. Panelists will explore themes around the creation and delivery of excellence and innovation in education, led by audience questions. Our panel: Roberto Filippi Professor of Psychology at IOE Oliver Snowball Headteacher of St Paul’s Juniors Huw May Headmaster of…

Celebrate Chinese New Year with Traditional Paper Cuttings – 剪纸 EYFS Activity Worksheet

2nd February 24

Chinese paper cuttings ( 剪纸 ) are used to decorate windows during Chinese New Year. Download the PDF below for a fun craft activity to try at home. The guide is suitable for EYFS. Download here Elevate your Chinese New Year festive decorations by creating beautiful paper cutouts with your children for your windows that…

Elise Y5 places second in the ISA Young Musicians Competition

1st February 24

Elise was selected from 70+ video entries to compete in the finals of the ISA Young Musicians Competition Junior Category (KS1 and 2) against fifteen talented young musicians from other independent schools. Elise travelled to Oxford for the finals, which were held at the Jacqueline du Pré hall at St Hilda’s college in Oxford. She…

鄧麗君 Teresa Teng Foundation Visits Kensington Wade

22nd January 24

Family members and leaders of the charitable foundation of the venerated pop icon Teresa Teng 鄧麗君 today visited Kensington Wade. As one of the most successful and influential Asian pop singers in history, Teresa Teng is often referred to as the “Eternal Queen of Asian Pop.” The visit from the Teresa Teng Foundation to Kensington…

Kensington Wade Students Practise their Translation Skills with a United Nations Interpreter

17th January 24

Our students honed their translation skills with a visit from a United Nations Interpreter, mastering the art of communication, lightning-fast note taking and simultaneous translation. Students were translating from Chinese to English and English to Chinese in real-time. These lessons not only equipped our students with valuable linguistic tools but also cultivated a deeper appreciation…

Y5 pupils perform at the Chinese Embassy 

13th December 23

Our talented students wowed the audience with their rendition of the Chinese poem ‘Like a Dream’ at the ‘Our China Stories’ screening by People’s Daily. We are grateful for the opportunity and would like to thank the Chinese Embassy and the China National Tourist Office for their kind words! Read more on People’s Daily China….

The Ellas Kitchen food truck rolls into school to teach students to eat their fruit and vegetables!

6th December 23

Yesterday, our Early Years classes had a fantastic time aboard the Ella’s Kitchen food truck. Their immersive and interactive truck offers a multi-sensory experience and makes learning about healthy eating fun. The truck, decked out with its very own broccoli wing mirrors and packed full of fun sensory activities, visited Kensington Wade to deliver the…

Get in Touch
Fulham Palace Road, London W6 9ER
Open Events

We think Kensington Wade is the most exciting school in London – come and find out why!

For further information and to book on our Spring open events click here.