This spectacular event featured pupils from ten schools, who between them fielded over one hundred musicians. It says much for the musical standards at St John’s that out of the nine who took part, six were appointed section principals, including orchestra leader (Gabriel). Conducted by Hilary Davan Wetton, the players rehearsed in sectionals before […]
We were delighted to enter our first ever team into the Independent Schools Golf Cup at Sunningdale Ladies Club this year in a ‘better ball’ stableford competition. Jaime and Leo have, together with their team mates, worked extremely hard in preparation for this competition and both boys played on the day off a 36 handicap. The competition […]
At the end of September the boys and staff made their traditional bi-annual visit to Stonyhurst and St Mary’s Hall. As a fellow Jesuit School, St John’s enjoys very strong links with Stonyhurst and it is always the cause of some considerable excitement for the boys and staff to visit every 2 years. Traditionally the […]
The boys and staff were thrilled and excited to invite the Olympic Jack Burrell to St John’s this week. Jack is currently the world number one in the 10k open water swimming championships and was favourite to win the gold medal at this year Olympics. Following a controversial disqualification Jack was unfortunately stripped of his […]
As part of an assembly on gratitude and generosity the Headmaster spoke to the boys about making the most of their opportunities and creating a positive impact on the lives of others. As part of the assembly one boy at random was chosen to be the recipient of a £10 note. He could choose to […]
On Monday 12th September, the Rudiments boys set off to Osmington Bay, where we were staying for 3 days on a PGL site. As soon as we arrived we went off into groups to do quad biking and a giant swing which was great fun. That evening we had a delicious choice of supper, followed by […]
The School was honoured to receive as its guest Her Royal Highness Princess Basma bint Talal of Jordan on Friday 16th September. During her visit Her Royal Highness was welcomed by members of our Rudiments Year 8 who included amongst others the Head Boy and Deputy Head Boy. She was shown around the historic parts […]
The term has started with a wonderful celebration on Tuesday 13th September for Roald Dahl Day in the Nicholas Owen Block. We brought in some of our favourite Roald Dahl stories and shared them with our friends and teachers. The Blandyke boys made BFG ears to link this with their Literacy work this week. In the […]
The boys have once again excelled themselves in achieving remarkably impressive results in the LAMDA examinations this year. With entries ranging from entry level all the way to bronze medal we have been tremendously proud of their commitment and eventual achievements. Out of 81 boys 41 (51%) achieved distinction and 38 (47%) achieved merit. A […]
On Thursday 1st September we completed our Sport Relief Everest Climb challenge, and achieved the total height of 8,848metres mid-way through the Sports Attack climbing session during the morning. Boys from St John’s Beaumont, their friends and families, members of the local Community and climbers from Sports Attack, The Gap Club and the St John’s […]
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