Alumni

King’s House School was founded in 1946, since when over 5000 children have passed through its doors on the very same site in the King’s Road, Richmond.

The School is committed to both maintaining and re-establishing links with Old King’s House boys in recognition of the important role they play in the School’s heritage.

The School holds annual summer events for former pupils and staff to reconnect. If you, or any of your year group, would like to join King’s House alumni please complete this form

Registration to our alumni is free, secure and exclusive to King’s House School. Everybody is checked against our records. You can also use our King’s House Alumni groups on Facebook and Linkedin.

 

Register here

Alumni Profiles

Our pupils go on to many exciting destinations all over the world and work in a wide range of careers.

See where your old classmates are now with our alumni profiles. We would love to hear what you have been up to since leaving.

 

Lawrence Dellaglio

Lawrence Dellaglio

World Cup Winning Rugby Captain

Lawrence Dallaglio OBE is a retired English rugby union player, former captain of England, and 2016 inductee of the World Rugby Hall of Fame. He played as a flanker or number eight for London Wasps for the duration of this career.

Playing in all three positions in the back row, he won 85 caps for England, and was part of the team that won the 2003 World Cup. Dallaglio is one of a very small number of players to have won both the Rugby World Cup and Sevens World Cup.

In 2009, he set up the “Dallaglio RugbyWorks” which is an intensive, long-term skills development programme based on rugby, through which the aim is to get teenagers who have been excluded from mainstream education into sustained education, employment or training. King’s House is a proud partner of the RugbyWorks and holds events at the sports ground in Chiswick.

Dallaglio also regularly works as a pundit on television rugby coverage and on radio.

Zac Goldsmith

Zac Goldsmith

British Politician and Cabinet Member

 

Zac Goldsmith is a British politician and journalist who serves as Minister of State for the Pacific, International Environment, Climate and Forests, and Animal Welfare.

He was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Richmond Park from 2017 to 2019, previously holding the seat between 2010 and 2016. He was a candidate at the 2016 London mayoral election, which he lost to Sadiq Khan.

Goldsmith was made Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Environment and International Development on 27 July 2019 and has attended Cabinet as Minister of State since 10 September 2019. Boris Johnson awarded Goldsmith with a life peerage, making him a member of the House of Lords in 2019 and in February 2020, he acquired the additional role of Minister of State for Foreign Affairs with responsibility for the Pacific.

 

Nigel Planer

Nigel Planer

Actor, Comedian, Novelist and Playwright

Nigel Planer is an English actor, comedian, novelist and playwright who played Neil in the BBC comedy The Young Ones and Ralph Filthy in Filthy Rich & Catflap.

He has appeared in many West End musicals, including original casts of Evita, Chicago, We Will Rock You, Wicked, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. He has also appeared in Hairspray. He won a BRIT award in 1984 and has been nominated for Olivier, TMA, WhatsOnStage and BAFTA awards.

Dan Smith

Dan Smith

Musician

Dan Smith is an English singer, songwriter and record producer.

He is the lead singer, primary songwriter and founder of the British rock band Bastille. Dan attended King’s House School, King’s College School and the University of Leeds.

Alumni Events

King’s House School holds annual summer events for former pupils and staff to reconnect.

2021

Event Date Location
KHS Alumni Summer BBQ TBC King’s House School
KHS Alumni Football Tournament TBC King’s House Sports Ground

 

For further information please contact alumni@kingshouseschool.org