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St John’s Art Gallery Term 6 2021/22

We're delighted to present our Term 6 21/22 Art Gallery- examples of our talented students' Art work. Congratulations to Year 7 student Bea Grainger whose drawing took third place in her age category in the recent competition, War through Children’s Eyes,...

Sculpture Park visit

On Tuesday 5th July, 38 Year 9 students went out for the day to Roche Court Sculpture Park, near Salisbury to study, discuss and make work in response to the sculptures in the park. The students we took are those that...

The Addams Family at St John’s 13-15 July

  Coming to St John's Theatre on 13th, 14th & 15 July A new family is joining St John's, but only for a few days, in a magical performance from our talented students. THE ADDAMS FAMILY, a comical feast that embraces the wackiness...

Wiltshire Junior Chef success

Two St John's students, James Rushton in Year 8 and Beatrice Diddams in Year 7, recently had the great experience of competing in the final of the Wiltshire Junior Chef of the Year and semi-final of Southwest Junior Chef of...

Energy Quest: Year 8’s join engineering workshop

On Thursday 23rd June, 90 Year 8 students took part in an innovative and inspiring workshop 'Energy Quest' and uncovered engineering skills they didn’t know they had! Working with Miss Van Niekerk, students discovered how what they learn in the...

Sixth Form Leavers celebration

We said goodbye to our Year 13s in style at the Leavers’ Prom, held at Wellington Barn. We were fortunate with the weather to be able to really enjoy the beautiful surroundings. It made for a special evening for staff...

St John’s Art Gallery Term 5 2021/22

War competition Students submitted their own entries that linked to this competition… https://www.warthroughchildrenseyes.org.uk/ and for a homework for Miss Church.  Some amazing and really creative entries so well done to all who got involved!     Year 7 Jellyfish Some gorgeous drawings completed by...

Army STEM experience Day

On Tuesday 24th May, the Army hosted a STEM Day for Years 10 and 12 students    at St John's. There were 4 fascinating activities to take part in. First was the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineer's (REME) task, where...

St John’s celebrates completion of new Sports Hall

St John’s Principal Mr Ian Tucker today opened the school’s newly completed sports facilities situated at the front of the school, providing a substantial increase to the existing space including a second four-court sports hall, two additional external multi-use courts,...

New petition to abolish School Uniform VAT

St John's is asking families and friends to support a new petition from the Schoolwear Association, asking the government to abolish VAT on badged school uniform. Currently most items sized 38" Chest & above and 30" Waist & above all...