Well done to Laura who was named the winner of the Woodard Schools' Young Musician competition 2020.
I am delighted to Welcome you to King’s Rochester
It is a remarkable school with a rich and diverse heritage; people have been educated here for over 1400 years under the watchful gaze of Rochester Cathedral and Castle.
While a sense of place will have an impact on the development of the children learning here, it is the skills, experiences and opportunities provided to them, both within and outside the classroom, that will enable them to thrive in a fast-changing world.
We asked pupils to share their lockdown experiences with 'A Day in the Life of Lockdown'
Children in the Nursery have been learning about the wonderful work of artist Giuseppe Arcimboldo.
Life in the School may have moved online, but the spirit of the Pre-Prep can still be felt.
Thank you to the teachers, parents and pupils who have worked hard to our Remote Learning programme at a huge success.
Reception children have been enjoying learning about mini beasts.
Cathedral Choristers educated in the School
Sports Fixtures a Year
Second Oldest School in the World
Pupils learning a musical instrument
Concerts & Performances a Year
Nationalities in our Boarding Houses
From the outside, King’s might appear ancient and imposing. Inside, it’s a gentle, modern and friendly place.
The atmosphere is the best thing, You’re free to be yourself.
I used to be quite shy and never put my hand up in my last school, but here it’s different and I often answer questions in front of the class.
The staff are willing to go the extra mile for you, and there was a genuine care towards you. This, I think is key to the happiness at King’s
The thing about Kings, was the wide range of musical opportunities for everyone to get involved in, from choir to jazz band and even contemporary music.
Before coming here I didn’t have any friends that lived in other countries. Now I’ve got friends that live in Germany, Russia, Hong Kong and Nigeria!