Pre-Prep children used their passports to travel to Australia, New Zealand, France, Mexico, Japan, Canada, China, India, Africa, Germany and many other interesting places during Geography WOW week in January. Rainforest Dave entertained the children with stories of life in the rainforest and brought in snakes, spiders, creepy crawlies and different artifacts from his…February 1, 2019
St John’s on-the-Hill came 1st in the Primary Schools Gymnastics Competition on Thursday 31 January. Year 3 and 4 pupils competed against teams from seven other local schools in a range of events. The judges were really impressed with the pupils’ high standards and superb routines.January 31, 2019
Former Housemartin turned children’s author Stan Cullimore paid a visit to St John’s on-the-Hill school on Friday. After wowing them with poems, songs and anecdotes, the Bristol Post columnist was treated to the school’s Chamber Choir performing some Housemartins’ songs, including the Number 1 hit Caravan of Love. Stan said: “Great school, great kids, great…January 18, 2019
St John’s on-the-Hill Year 8 pupils Ffion, Wilf, Aidan and Anna placed in the top 5 in the country (out of 1260 teams) at the Young Mathematicians’ Awards Final at Cambridge University on Wednesday 9 January. The children had an inspiring day at Cambridge University where they met Bobby Seagull, the ambassador for the competition,…January 9, 2019
Year 3 and 4’s production of It’s Chri-i-i-stmas played to a packed audience last Saturday morning. The stage was transformed to a TV studio counting down the Christmas chart show. Pupils performed the Christmas “hits” with lots of energy, fun and a few dance moves too! Well done to all the children for the hard…December 8, 2018
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
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St John’s on-the-Hill pupil Yan-Heng Zhang took first place at the Pangea UK Mathematics Final at Middlesex University, in...
St John’s Junior Choir gave a brilliant performance at Coffee #1 on Friday 26 April, raising money for the Samaritans....