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Russian School in Woking Zharptitsa

Russian School in Woking Zharptitsa (otherwise known as Russian Community Group) was formed in 2017 as a non-profit-making voluntary organisation. It is the educational, cultural and social heart of the Russian-speaking community in Woking, Guildford and the surrounding areas in Surrey.

Our Objectives:

To advance the education of the public in all aspects of Russian culture, arts, tradition, history and language and in particular but not exclusively to persons of Russian speaking origin or descent, without distinction of sex, political or other opinions, resident or working within (but not limited to) the Borough of Woking and the surrounding area ("the area of benefit”).


Our branches

We have two branches:

1. Woking: Old Woking Community Centre, 65 Sundridge Rd, Old Woking, Woking GU22 9AT.

2. Westminster: The Abbey Centre, 34 Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3BU

 Email us about the  available lessons on

Russian school on Sundays (Woking), Saturdays (Westminster) 10.00-13.00 term-time only

We follow EYFS Curriculum to cover the following areas of learning in Russian:

  • communication and language

  • physical development

  • personal, social and emotional development

  • literacy

  • mathematics

  • understanding the world

  • expressive arts and design

Language groups:

Russian as a foreign language – various options for various age groups available (10.00-13.00)


Tsyplyata – bilingual group for 1-2-year-olds and their parents (10.20-11.20)


Utyata – bilingual group for 2-3-year-olds and their parents (10.20-11.20)


Peryshki - Russian bilingual independent classes for 3-4-year-olds (10.00-13.00)


Sokolyata - Russian bilingual independent classes for 4-5-year-olds (10.00-13.00)


Sovyata - Russian bilingual independent classes for 5-6-year-olds (10.00-13.00)


Orlyata - Russian bilingual independent classes for 6-7-year-olds (10.00-13.00)

Art Class in Russian (13.20-14.20)


Upcoming events

27 April 2019

Russian Easter

Entertainment for children – facepainting, egg-hunt, a story of Easter celebration for little ones and their parents.

9 June 2019

Sports day

Races, friendly competitions and a nice day in the park for the whole family.

Email on for more details.

How to become a member

Anyone may join as a member and all memberships automatically give family memberships.

Please email us on and we will send you an application form.

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