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  • 06/07/20

    Farewell Summer Term 2020

    As the end of this very strange term approached, it has been wonderful – after many weeks without the majority of our pupils and staff onsite – to welcome some pupils back to St John’s, just in time to say ‘goodbye’ as we head into the summer holiday.  
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  • 11/06/20

    Rising to the Challenge

    As we have all been adapting to life in lockdown, St John’s pupils have enthusiastically stepped up to take on the St John’s Challenge Award.  The Award has been designed to give pupils the chance to show what they have been doing and to recognise their efforts, while also encouragi...
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  • 20/05/20

    Our Virtual School

    Adapting to life as a ‘virtual’ school has been an interesting challenge for St John’s pupils and staff, but the last few weeks have seen us settle into a new way of working, learning and communicating that has sparked impressive displays of creativity, resilience and good-humour...
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  • 07/04/20

    Supporting Our Community

    At St John’s we talk often about the strength of our community and never has this strength been more apparent than in recent weeks as our pupils, staff, parents and friends have adapted to the challenges we are now facing.
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  • 31/03/20

    Rotary Youth Debate Success

    We are delighted to share the success of three St John’s pupils, as they recently took part in the Rotary Youth Debate 2020, a national public speaking competition held by the Rotary Clubs across the country.
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  • 25/03/20

    Strength and Positivity

    Amidst the global uncertainty and challenging times we find ourselves in due to COVID-19, the St John’s Chapel was full to the rafters as the School community came together for an unexpectedly early end of term service on Friday 20 March. The service celebrated the recent term and was an occas...
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  • 17/03/20

    Coronavirus (COVID-19​​)​​​​​

    As a school we are doing all we can to minimise the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19) and protect our pupils, their families and our staff. We very much appreciate your support during this evolving and challenging time as we prioritise the safety and wellbeing of our whole school community.
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  • 12/03/20

    A Night at the Movies

    St John’s Performing Arts department went on tour to G Live in Guildford on Tuesday 10 March, to perform a full and varied programme of popular and lesser-known music from the world of film.
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  • 02/03/20

    St John’s in Silicon Valley

    During the February half term holiday, a group of Sixth Form pupils travelled to Silicon Valley, San Francisco, to delve into the world of computer science. Pupils enjoyed a vast and interesting itinerary, including visits to the headquarters of international technology firms such as Intel and Linke...
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  • 26/02/20

    The Great St John’s Pancake Race

    Possibly the biggest highlight and most memorable event in the St John’s annual calendar is the infamous pancake race! Pupils from across the School excitedly took part in the annual House competition, with teams of four relaying around The Quad, cheered on by the whole school.
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  • 21/02/20

    Enrichment Day

    On Thursday 13 February, pupils enjoyed the second Enrichment Day of the academic year. Pupils experienced a vast array of activities, which explored a range of skills. From learning about wildlife, history and geography, to flying with the RAF – the Enrichment Day activities are a f...
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  • 14/02/20

    Life in Lower School

    In September we welcomed a new year of Lower Third pupils to Lower School - with the famous ‘Lower School Tree’ on the wall adjacent to reception now resembling a giant redwood with lots of new faces on it! Whilst it may, at first, seem quite daunting, the overarching strength of Lower S...
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