Category Archives: Trips

Class 1 visits the Vine


Class one had great fun this week investigating oak trees. They walked up to the Vine with their teacher and took some measurements of the trees there. They counted how many different coloured leaves they could spot and made …Read More

Visit to Sevenoaks Library


Reception had  a lovely afternoon visiting Sevenoaks library. We walked up in the sunshine and were greeted by local librarian Jenny who told us all about the library and how easy it is to join …Read More

Our trip to the Wildlife Reserve


Report written by  Francesca W (pupil) Yesterday, Year 3 went on a school trip to Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve. We went because we wanted to learn a little bit more about rocks in Kent. Firstly, we …Read More

Year 3 trip to Maidstone Museum


On Monday 29th June, Year 3 and 4 travelled by train to Maidstone Museum. We were excited to see an actual mummy (one of only a very few in the UK). Year 3 took part …Read More

Residential Trip to Barcelona


Having had a fantastic residential experience in Spain, Year 6 pupil’s decided to write some tips for Year 5 to help prepare them for their trip next year. Advice to Year 5s when going on a …Read More

The Best Science Day Ever


St John’s teachers always strive to make learning engaging and entertaining.  Our special Science Day day saw staff, pupils and volunteers busily engaged in hands on learning together. Science Day report written by Jessica (Year 4) Yesterday, on …Read More

The Big Barbican Workshop


Class Three went to the Barbican to learn about music and drama. We went on a train to Cannon Street and walked for 10 minutes to the Barbican. We were introduced to two nice people …Read More

PORC Penshurst Off Road Cycling


Year 5 enjoyed a special final cycling session at PORC. Testing the cycling skills they have been developing this term, they tackled some challenging terrain and manoeuvres. Year 5 & 6 Cycling Throughout the year, …Read More



Reception and KS1 walked to the top of town for the excitement of the annual pantomime today. Staff and parent volunteers joined in the fun and the verdict was almost unanimously positive!  

Sleepover at the Science Museum


Mr Higgs and Mrs Casewell, accompanied by eleven enthusiastic science-loving children, attended the Night at the Museum event at the Science Museum in London. After what felt like a long and stressful journey, we were …Read More