“I think maths must be dull,” Kate Winslet says to Michael Shannon who plays a mathematician in the 2008 movie Revolutionary Road. It is a narrative that seems to have stuck and one that many pass children hear from their parents – particularly their mothers, who were possibly not encouraged in this direction as students.…Details
While it may seem that spring happened at Christmas this year and winter has just hit us, this is traditionally the perfect time to turn the outdoors into a classroom focusing the energies of younger students on studying insects and planting vegetables that could end up on their plates.Gardening has been a staple of British…Details
We all get a kick out of seeing our friends and family members up on stage and the school play can be one of the proudest moments in the academic year for parents, unless of course the actor in question muffs his lines or trips over the props! But there is a lot more to…Details
In January this year, the Lancet medical journal published a revolutionary article declaring that Europeans need to eat 77% less red meat and 15 times as many nuts and seeds if we want to achieve sustainable health for humanity and our planet. According to an international commission comprised of 37 scientists from 16 countries, obesity…Details
Fifty years ago, Spain was only just emerging from more than three decades of stuffy isolation and the arrival of King’s College on the educational scene in 1969 proved a much longed for breath of fresh air in progressive Spanish circles eager for change. In various ways, this shaped the unique character of a…Details
We are delighted to announce that King’s Group has won the British International School Award for IT Initiative of the Year. We are so proud of our ICT & E-Learning teams and the work that they do.
View all the photos from the awards evening here
Year 2 have been enjoying their music lessons with Miss Martin. The children have been learning lots including how to play the kazoo. With the help of Lulu they are enjoying their lessons as music leaders. Year 2 are now starting to learn the recorder and I am sure we will be having some performances…Details
Music continues to be an important part of our curriculum at KIS with Ms Martin delivering specialist lessons to KS1 and Ms Sharp to EY. In Reception the children have been focusing on tempo and dynamics. The children had a great time with the big drums.
We have had a busy start to the year with many headteacher awards given out during September. it is great to see the children so enthusiastic about their learning and so proud of their successes. It really is a highlight of the day seeing the children’s learning.
We enjoyed a lovely Merienda at the start of term. It was a great opportunity for families to meet and catch up after the holidays. Many thanks to all that attended.