St John’s Pre-Prep won first prize and the Voyce Pullin Challenge Cup for the School Song Competition with Bethlehem’s Buzzing. Pre-Prep also won third prize for A Baby is Born Tonight with Maisie Baber Williams given a special award for her solo in the song.December 7, 2018
The Pre-Prep children worked very hard in Drama and Music lessons to prepare for their performance of Bethlehem’s Buzzin’ on Friday 30th November. The show told the tale of four dishonest market sellers who hoped to cash in on all the extra visitors to Bethlehem. Whilst giving it the ‘hard sell’ they encountered a tired…November 30, 2018
Severn Beach Primary School took 1st place at the inaugural Primary Maths Challenge at St John’s on-the-Hill School on Tuesday 27 November. Rogiet Primary School came second, followed by Raglan VC Primary School in third place. Eight primary schools (St John’s on-the-Hill, Severn Beach Primary School, Raglan VC Primary School, Rogiet Primary School, Bream C…November 27, 2018
St John’s on-the-Hill pupil Ewan Shakeshaft exceeded all expectations at the 2018 National Junior Language Challenge Final, in London, on Friday 9 November. At the final, children competed in Kinyarwanda, the official language of Rwanda. After three rounds Ewan was in third position in his heat but after three more very tricky rounds he missed out…November 14, 2018
St John’s on-the-Hill’s chamber choir gave a performance of a life-time at Tewkesbury Abbey on Remembrance Sunday 2018 as part of the Choral Concert: The Armed Man.November 11, 2018
Super Hero Week What a way to start the school year! The Pre-Prep children, dressed in super hero capes and masks, arrived at school to find the department filled with bat caves, twinkling lights and lots of Zap! Pow! Boom! The super hero theme continued throughout the curriculum. For example, in literacy wonderful writing emerged…October 1, 2018
On Tuesday 25th September, we once again welcomed the Science Fair to St John’s for the first in our annual series of fairs. This time, it was the turn of our Year 3 and 4 pupils. Yet again, the judges were blown away by the quality and quantity of the entries over both year groups…September 25, 2018
The Pre-Prep had a very exciting Science Week in September and made many discoveries. Each class visited the science labs to discover how ‘forces’ work. The children defied gravity and made eggs float – experimented with static electricity and its power to move things and much more. The Bubbles and Balloons Science Show provided…September 22, 2018
St John’s on-the-Hill School pupils, Ewan Shakeshaft and Millie Taylor, took third and fourth place at the Junior Language Challenge on Wednesday 12th September. Ewan now goes through to the final in London on Friday 9th November. Head of Modern Foreign Languages, Mrs A Crathorn, said: “We are so proud of them as the competition…September 14, 2018
Not content with an A in January, Charlie Davies who joined Clifton College this September, resat the Cambridge iGCSE Mathematics exam in the midst of taking his scholarship exams. While 16 year olds around the country were collecting their GCSE results on Thursday 23rd August, Charlie made the nervous journey to St John’s to open…September 10, 2018
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St John’s on-the-Hill School celebrated World Book Day with a Big Book Swap! A huge amount of books were brought...
Excellent for academic achievement Excellent for personal development This was confirmed by the recent inspection by the Independent Schools Inspectorate...