We have received the fantastic news that 14 of the 18 pupils who participated in the UKMT Junior Mathematics Challenge in April have received a certificate. This challenge is designed to test the minds of great mathematicians and this year there were more than 270,000 participants nationwide. Those pupils who received Bronze finished in the…July 3, 2019
The inaugural Pre-Prep Science Fair held on Tuesday 25th June was a huge success with a wonderful array of exhibits including projects on Horticulture, Nuclear Power, Electricity and much more. Mr Dave Bennett, Head of Science, judged the exhibits and was very impressed by the way the children could talk so confidently about their experiments….June 26, 2019
The Pre-Prep know how to end a half term. This term it was with our summer show ‘There is a Sunflower in my Supper’. The children put on a dazzling and colourful production, singing beautifully and entertaining everyone who attended. It included an important message about what plants need to grow and the importance and…May 24, 2019
St John’s on-the-Hill pupil Yan-Heng Zhang took first place at the Pangea UK Mathematics Final at Middlesex University, in London, on Saturday the 4th May. Yan-Heng won the Year 4 category where he competed one year above his chronological age (he is 8 years old). Last year he finished 2nd. St John’s pupils, Anna…May 13, 2019
Pre-Prep children had a wonderful WOW week exploring the Great Outdoors with a range of activities to celebrate nature. At Forest School the children worked in teams on a scavenger hunt. They enjoyed outdoor maths, poet tree writing and arts and crafts inspired by nature. The children also planted flowers and seeds for the Pre-Prep…May 10, 2019
St John’s Junior Choir gave a brilliant performance at Coffee #1 on Friday 26 April, raising money for the Samaritans. The choir performed a range of songs including their favourite A Million Dreams from the blockbuster The Greatest Showman. A video of their performance later went viral when it was liked on Twitter by global…May 8, 2019
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March 29 St John’s on-the-Hill U13A Rugby team finished 2nd in their group at the National Rugby Sevens at Rosslyn Park, winning 5 out of 6 matches against teams from much bigger schools. Mr Cracknell, Head of Physical Education & Rugby, said: “The boys were fantastic throughout the whole day. It is a tournament we…March 29, 2019
St John’s on-the-Hill School’s musical The Wizard of Oz wowed audiences with superb singing, comedy and high energy dancing. The 47 strong cast of Year 7 and 8 pupils put on three performances of the classic tale on Wednesday 20, Thursday 21 and Friday 22 March to packed-out audiences at the school. Connie Davies shone…March 25, 2019
Years 5 and 6 staged two productions of Archie Dobson’s War with different children in each cast. With great maturity and focus, both casts told the story of World War One through the eyes of ten-year-old Archie; initially he thinks it will be a great adventure, but grows to understand the true cost of war….March 7, 2019
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We have received the fantastic news that 14 of the 18 pupils who participated in the UKMT Junior Mathematics Challenge...
The Pre-Prep know how to end a half term. This term it was with our summer show ‘There is a...