BeiBei Wang performing at Chinese New Year party


We are shortlisted for the Independent Schools of the Year 2023 Awards!

5th July 23

Fantastic news! We have been shortlisted for the Independent School Parent Awards 2023 – in the category of Independent School of the Year for Outstanding New Initiative!

Embassy visit

4th July 23

We welcomed representatives from the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China yesterday. Minister Counsellor for Education Affairs, Ms Zhang Jin, and her colleague, Jing Li, enjoyed touring the school, meeting pupils and finding out more about Kensington Wade.

Staff Spotlight: Valene Phillip

4th July 23

Our latest ‘Staff Spotlight’ features Valene Phillip, Head of Early Years at Kensington Wade. We asked Valene, ‘What is your earliest memory of school?’ ‘I went to Mitchell Brook Primary School in Neasden, North West London. My earliest memory of school is starting in Reception. I remember walking into the classroom and feeling welcomed and…

Open afternoon showcases children’s wonderful achievements

3rd July 23

What a busy open afternoon! We’ve had a beautiful art exhibition, musical performances, work and sport presentations and Reception’s amazing sea creature fashion show!

Sports Day Action!

3rd July 23

We were very lucky as we escaped the showers last week for both our Sports Days held on Thursday and Friday at Holland Park. The children really enjoyed taking part in their races, thank you very much to all the parents who came to support them!

David Summerscale retires as Chair of Governors

3rd July 23

We wish Mr David Summerscale the very best on his retirement as Chair of Governors of Kensington Wade. Mr Summerscale has been our Chair of Governors since the launch of the school in 2017 and will be sorely missed. He was instrumental in setting up our governors’ committee and, with his wealth of educational experience,…

Basketball fixture v Redcliffe Gardens School

27th June 23

Well done to Years 4 and 5 who played a mini basketball tournament yesterday against Years 4 and 5 from Redcliffe Gardens School. Lots of goals were scored and great fun was had by all at our final fixture of the term!

Kensington Wade is featured on ‘China Daily’

26th June 23

We were recently visited by China Daily for a new series they are making on why people choose to learn Chinese in the UK, how it is taught and what the language can deliver to people. Please watch the short episode .

Outdoor art day with a special guest

16th June 23

Nursery and Reception had a lovely outdoor art day yesterday! They enjoyed creating a big, collaborative piece of art inspired by Jackson Pollock and made fantastic 3D sea animal sculptures and beautiful seashell art. Pupils were also joined by talented interior designer Ruyin Liu who taught our budding artists new techniques using sunlight, shadows and…

Year 1 explore the playground’s plants

15th June 23

Year 1 explored some of the plants on our school grounds yesterday, identifying the wild plants and garden plants. They then chose their favourites and completed some observational drawings of two of their chosen plants. There was a lot of discussion between classmates on what they saw. Great work Year 1!

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