Huge congratulations to Alex who plays the clarinet and has been offered a place on a National Children's Orchestra project for the 2021-22 season.
With such an abundance of talent, there is always something exciting happening at King's. If you would like to see updates from a specific School, please use the filters below.
On Monday, both Sixth Form Politics classes took the train to London for a "democratic access" tour of Parliament.
On Tuesday November 30th, the King's Scholars gathered with the rest of the Foundation to attend the Call Over Evensong
Many congratulations to Hugh, who is celebrating after learning this week that he won the Senior category of the Choir Schools Association Willcocks Composition Competition 2021.
Movember raises £500 for charity
On Thursday 9th December, we will be welcoming the theatre company Onatti to King's to perform their play 'The World's Gone French' 'for children in Year 5, Year 6 and Year 7.
We are particularly excited to have been asked to take part in “What I’ve Scene”. A project piloted in only three schools in Britain,
Last Friday, children from the Pre-Preparatory School went to Fremlin Walk to sing carols in the annual Demelza House Carol-athon
The Year 3s went to Eltham College to play their first rugby match this week
On Tuesday, Year 7 pupils enjoyed a Geography Field trip to Rochester High Street.
The Prep and Senior schools gathered together on Monday 29th November to commemorate Andrewtide.
Computer Science pupils took part in the Bebras Computer Science Olympiad 2021
On Friday 26th November, the Pre-Prep had their first Parent Assembly of the academic year today
Four pupils from King's competed in the Rotary Public Speaking Competition 2021
Well done to Sam, Toby, Chris, Mr Caithness and Mr Bettley for representing King's during a performance at the Joseph Jongen Mass on Saturday 20th November
The annual trip to Morden College by the senior school has become a cherished fixture of the calendar.
The Reception children had a wonderful trip to Rochester Cathedral to follow the Story Trail and learn about the Nativity
We are delighted to be hosting our House Cross Country Race this Saturday at Nashenden Farm
It is a tradition at King's for all children in the Preparatory School to go to the Cathedral each and every Tuesday. However, this week our service was a little different and very special.
The Upper Fifth Geographers finally embarked on their Human Geography fieldwork investigation on Monday 22nd November.
Want to get that Christmassy feeling?! Don’t miss out on this year's Christmas Fayre with a Weihnachtsmarkt! It’s bigger, it’s better and it is for the whole school!
The Cathedral Choristers performed for HRH, The Countess of Wessex at Mercers Hall
We are looking for a School Crossing Patrol to ensure the safety of our children, and other pedestrians, crossing the road at a designated point between specified times.
The Nursery and Pre-Preparatory School congratulates Storrs for being this term’s House winners!
Children in our Nursery have been learning about road safety.
This term’s Preparatory School play is an adaptation of Orwell’s modern classic, “Animal Farm”. Tickets are now available.
Today in the Pre-Prep we had an extra special assembly which was hosted by a member of the Demelza Hospice Charity.
Parents at King's Rochester were invited to an online talk, hosted by Jenny Langley on 'How to communicate with your teens whatever their mood'.
Congratulations to Zara for raising over £100 for the RBL.
Congratulations to Hugh (piano), Temi (voice), Rachel (voice) and Isla (cello) for competing in the final of the Medway Young Musician competition
Two benches in memory of Ashwin Arulparam (OR) have been sited in the Vines and on Back Fields.
Children in the Pre-Preparatory School enjoyed an afternoon of workshops focusing on our understanding of "One Kind Word".
Well done to the Senior School Choir for a fantastic service of Evensong on Sunday 14th November.
On 16 November King's Preparatory School attended the Remembrance Service. That was a moving experience for all staff and pupils.
The Friends of Kings School Rochester are a team of very lovely, very down to earth parents who organise some of the great events we run during the year for the Prep and Senior School.
To mark the start of Anti Bullying Week 2021, pupils and staff across the three schools donned their oddest matching socks for Odd Socks Day.
King’s Rochester Combined Cadet Force attended the Royal British Legion Parade in Rochester on Sunday 14th November.
Rochester Cathedral has launched a new gin made by the team at Copper Rivet Distillery and is inspired by the rich history of the Cathedral itself.
Over the summer, King's donated our old and redundant interactive white boards and projectors to the Archbishop Andoh Catechetical and Retreat Centre (AACC), in Ghana, which supports local schools in improving the learning experience for their pupils and the resources available to their teachers.
Following half term, you might notice something strange around the Senior School: small furry objects will be appearing on the top lips of the Upper Sixth pupils and the staff.
Our Drama Department is looking forward to hosting the annual King's Pantomime with the holiday drama club during the Christmas Holidays
I am thrilled to say that this term’s Prep School Book Fair was another huge success!
On Thursday, Year One visited the Guru Nanak Durbar Gurdwara in Gravesend
On Thursday 11th November, Year 2 and Year 3 pupils visited the War Memorial in Rochester High Street
King's vs St Olave's at Medway RFC on Friday 12th November
The Senior school met in the Cathedral on Thursday to commemorate Remembrance Day.
Rochester Choral Society welcomed a strong presence from King's for their first choral workshop in two years.
On Friday 5th November, eight of our sixth form enjoyed some musical fireworks at Donizetti's opera Don Pasquale at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury.
Anti-Bullying Week takes place from 15 to 19 of November 2021.
Many congratulations to our Nursery Lead, Mrs Mountford, and Director of Music, Mr Mountford, on the safe arrival of their son
Many congratulations to Zara who represented her Rochester gymnastics club at the Welsh Open Championship in Cardiff Stadium
Rochester Remembrance Sunday Parade will be on Sunday 14 November from 9am-2pm
Discover Scholarships at King's Information Evening on Monday 15th November 2021 from 7:00pm.