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Das schlimmste Hotel

Year 8 & 9 visit German theatre company

On Friday 6th March 40 Year 8 and 9 students were invited to St Mary's School Calne to see the German Theatre Company, Onatti  perform the play “Das schlimmste Hotel”. The two actors certainly impressed the audience with their...

Race to the Line 2020

The challenge is on! After last year’s incredible performance in the Race to the Line Rocket Car Challenge, when two of our Year 7 teams finished in the top 10 nationally, there’s a lot at stake for the current Year...

Tin Horse helps students prepare for design competition

St John's Year 10 Graphic Communication students spent a morning at Marlborough-based design consultancy, Tin Horse. Company Director Martin Bunce worked with students to introduce them to the company and explored many of the products they had designed and brought...

Bringing a vehicle on site? Please don’t idle!

Idling is the act of leaving a vehicle’s engine running while it is stationary. We know that idling increases the amount of exhaust fumes in the air.  These fumes contain a number of harmful gasses including Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen dioxide, Carbon monoxide...

Equestrian News

The St John’s Equestrian team got off to a strong start in 2020.  After some well-earned rest over Christmas and the New Year the riders and ponies competed locally in Melksham to qualify for the Hickstead Eventers Challenge in...

Undergraduate paid summer internships at St John’s

Excalibur Teaching School, based at St John's, has been awarded a second year of DfE funding to offer paid teaching internships based at St John’s from 15 June – 10 July 2020. The programme is targeting current undergraduates who...

New recycling initiative for Wilts Air Ambulance

Staff and students at St John’s Marlborough are being encouraged to recycle used crisp and sweet packets in an initiative that will raise money for Wiltshire Air Ambulance. New recycling bins have been installed in the atrium and in the...

National Rackets Triumph for St John’s student

St John’s Year 13 student Alex Renwick is the new National Schools Rackets Champion, having triumphed in the 2019 Rennie Cup final at The Queen’s Club on 14 December. Alex trains with the Marlborough College Rackets club, under coach...