Category Archives: Trips

St John’s Choir sings at O2


It’s not often that children get the opportunity to sing in front of an audience of 20,000 people at London’s O2 arena! The O2 has played host to the biggest names in music and entertainment, …Read More

Learning is so much fun

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Last term ended with Reception class having a Medieval Banquet. The class, dressed as knights and princesses, sat down to some delicious food and drink amid bunting, goblets and place settings that they had prepared …Read More

Stained Glass Windows


Class 1 visited our local church today, the church of St John the Baptist, to have a look at stained glass windows.  Mr Cheeseman told the children about the characters featured and we had fun looking for …Read More

Years 4,5 & 6 Residential T rip


Ironbridge, 23rd-25th  April I am pleased to inform you that we have been able to arrange what promises to be an outstanding residential trip. It will provide excellent opportunities to broaden and contextualise the learning …Read More



Class 1 stood in silence and paid their very grown-up respects at the war memorial in Sevenoaks today. They each laid their poppies beside the memorial. We saw some soldiers near Waitrose. They told us …Read More

Class 1’s Trip to Waitrose


Class 1 read ‘The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch’.  They enjoyed it so much they decided to make their own sandwiches.  To help them decide what sandwiches to make they made bar charts of everyone’s favourite sandwich fillings. …Read More

Indonesian Gamelan Workshop


Class 2 took part in a workshop at Sevenoaks School to learn about music of other cultures. They played Gamelan, an ensemble of metal percussion instruments from Indonesia. The class learnt about the rich musical heritage of …Read More

Grow Cook Eat


Year 4 are taking part in a project” Grow Cook Eat” which is being run at Commonwork, a working organic farm near Edenbridge. They spent the first of their 4 days there on Tuesday and were thrilled …Read More

Whole school trip to Drusillas


The whole school had a very enjoyable day out to Drusillas. The children were enthralled by all the different types of animals they saw there. All the children had a fantastic time as did all …Read More

Tonbridge School Community Day

Tonbridge Community Day - Basket Ball

St John’s pupils took part in a variety of activities at Tonbridge School. The activities included CCF Training, cricket, rugby, football, dance, swimming and basket ball.