RWiSDA was first pioneered in the 1970’s with two schools from Brixton by Rudolph Walker OBE,

Rudolph Walker OBE is a highly respected actor with over 40 years’ experience in theatre, films and television. He is currently acting in one of Britain’s best loved soaps. Born on the multicultural Caribbean twin islands of Trinidad & Tobago, the eldest of three and the only son of a very strict mother increased Rudolph’s sensitivity and empathy towards women bringing out a driving ambition to succeed, in the hope of supporting his family. This meant shouldering the responsibilities of manhood much earlier than most and instilled a strong sense of duty. .