Extra Curricular

The Languages department is proud to offer a wide range of opportunities for pupils at Kingsdale. Whether your child speaks a home language or they’re just enthusiastic about language learning, there are activities for all pupils. 

Please see below the current offer for students in the 2020/21 academic year.


After school

3.25 – 4.10pm: Year 7 French Native Speakers’ Club with Mr Dogué in EN4

3.45 – 4.30pm: Year 8 French Native Speakers’ Club with Ms Laudas & Ms Aury-Lemieux in LA2

3.45 – 4.45pm: German Native Speakers’ Club with Ms Koch (meet outside languages office)



After school

3.30pm – Year 11 Spanish revision in H8

3.30pm – Year 11 Latin revision in CR1



Before school

8.00am – Year 11 Latin revision in CR1



After school

 3.30pm – Year 11 Spanish revision in H8



After school

3.45pm Spanish Native Speakers’ club for KS3 students with Ms Zapata in LA4



1.00 – 3.00pm Saturday school running to support KS4 pupils in all languages.


Information about any extra clubs will be circulated in the parental news bulletin.


This year, we have also run the first of what we hope will be a series of careers events for students.

On Tuesday 22nd September 2020, the Managing Director of the translation company, Mother Tongue gave a presentation on his experiences as a translator, working with some of the most iconic brands across the world. The slides from his presentation can be found attached below.

Details of any further careers events will be posted in the parental news bulletin and on SMHW.

If your child would like to participate in any of these activities please contact Mr Watson, 2i/c Languages on languages@kingsdale.southwark.sch.uk


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