Coffee#1 in Chepstow joined forces with St John’s on-the-Hill School to raise funds for the Samaritans by hosting a Carol singing evening on Wednesday 4th December. St John’s were chosen to launch the Carols at Coffee#1 Christmas fundraising drive having participated at an event at the Principality Stadium Cardiff on Monday 28th October. 31 children…December 5, 2019
Our 1st team rugby squad travelled to the Isle of Man for the second year running, on Friday 29th December, to take part in a two-day tournament with six very good rugby schools. Our players battled well during the course of the two days and achieved good results, with fantastic performances that were admired by…December 2, 2019
The Pre-Prep children thoroughly enjoyed preparing for their Christmas performance of Behind the Stable Door. The show tells the story of a group of animals who have found themselves thrown out of the stable, in Bethlehem. As they piece the story together, they discover that their stable has been used for a wonderful event in…December 2, 2019
The St John’s Christmas Rap was written and performed by the pupils. Every pupil in the Prep school contributed to the rap with representatives from each year group being selected to feature in the final rap.December 1, 2019
Congratulations to all those children recognised in the prize giving assembly on Wednesday 27th November. There were numerous awards for maths, academic achievement, swimming, ballet, hockey, rugby and eco work. A special mention went to Eddie Hillman who won the gold award for gaining the most points in the whole school for maths. Agnes Bathhurst…November 27, 2019
Spots and stripes were the order of the day on Thursday 21st November as Severn House charity day saw children raise funds for Children in Need. After the dust settled from a hectic day of hot chocolate, cakes, games, Twister and naming the bear, we had managed to raise an impressive amount of £432.25. As…November 22, 2019
Some of our younger equestrian squad riders from DCP and SJOH, Maddie Melville Smith, Gabriel Mattlè and Agnes Bathurst once again formed a formidable Foundation equestrian squad and headed up to contest the NSEA Plate Championship Finals in the Show Jumping 75cms and 85cms. The Tracks were full up to height and asked a lot…November 21, 2019
Recently our Year 7 and 8 pupils have moved to paperless lessons, using Chromebooks to complete their maths work. It allows pupils to receive instant feedback to help them improve whilst still in the lesson, it improves their IT skills and helps the environment by using less paper. Education of the future, now! Head of…November 21, 2019
Seven lucky pupils from St John’s on-the-Hill School in Chepstow got the chance to meet rugby legend Warren Gatland on Tuesday 19th November. The former Wales manager, just back from the team’s exploits in Japan at the Rugby World Cup, was signing copies of his new autobiography ‘Pride and Passion’ at Chepstow Bookshop. The pupils,…November 19, 2019
Year 6 have been exploring different types of poetry during this half term. They have explored Japanese Haiku, written firework poems using onomatopoeia and created their own Kennings. A Kenning is a poem which is created using a two-word phrase made up of a noun and a verb. A Kenning relates to the Old Norse…November 15, 2019
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Coffee#1 in Chepstow joined forces with St John’s on-the-Hill School to raise funds for the Samaritans by hosting a Carol...
The Pre-Prep children thoroughly enjoyed preparing for their Christmas performance of Behind the Stable Door. The show tells the story...