St John's C of E Primary School, Caterham

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Caught Reading - Nov 2016 (3 images)

The school recently launched a “Caught Reading” initiative which is all about raising the profile of the enjoyment of reading. Children who are “Caught Reading” during their breaks and lunchtimes receive a raffle ticket. Every two weeks two separate raffles are drawn for the infants and juniors and the winners receive a £5 book token.

Created: 29 Nov 16 15:51 | Last modified: 29 Nov 16 15:53

St John’s Mini World Cup Netball Tournament (3 images)

In July, St John’s held their annual Netball Tournament. Thirty children were placed into five teams: England, New Zealand, USA, Switzerland and Malta. Each team played four games and the USA were the eventual winners.

Created: 18 Jul 16 10:11 | Last modified: 18 Jul 16 10:15

Year 5 Netball Festival at de Stafford (4 images)

In July fourteen girls played in the Year 5 Netball Festival at de Stafford School. The aim of the afternoon was to give next year’s netball teams an opportunity to learn and practise skills and experience match play. The girls participated in four drill sessions on types of pass, footwork, shooting and marking then played against other schools in mini matches.

Created: 18 Jul 16 10:04 | Last modified: 18 Jul 16 10:07

Presentation of Awards (4 images)

In June 2016 Abigail Price, South East Surrey Sports Organiser, came to the school and presented the Gold Kitemark plaque to the school. She also presented the netball team a special medal to mark their outstanding achievement of winning the Caterham and Warlingham Schools League and the tournament.

Created: 6 Jul 16 14:08 | Last modified: 6 Jul 16 14:09

Rounders Rally (2 images)

In June, 28 children took part in the local schools’ Rounders Tournament at de Stafford School. The A team played in Pool 1 and the B and C teams in Pool 2. Despite having little practise time due to the recent poor weather, the children played exceptionally well and fought hard to gain rounder’s. The A team came third in Pool 1 and the B team first in Pool 2.

Created: 6 Jul 16 13:50 | Last modified: 6 Jul 16 13:51

Olympic Athlete Visits The School (6 images)

In May Deji Tobais visited the school. Deji is a sprinter who has represented Great Britain in the 100m and sprint relay. He gave an inspirational presentation in Collective Worship and reinforced the qualities of dedication, perseverance and commitment to anything we want do well. He delivered a range of activities, which the children (and staff!) loved to perform.

Created: 30 Jun 16 09:28 | Last modified: 30 Jun 16 09:31

Year 5 and 6 Gymnastics Competition (2 images)

Well done to our Year 5 and 6 pupils who took part in a gymnastics competition at de Stafford in May. We narrowly missed out on Bronze medals and were placed 4th.

Created: 26 May 16 10:40 | Last modified: 26 May 16 10:41

Gymnastics Competition 2016 (2 images)

Well done to all our gymnasts who came 4th (narrowly missing 3rd place by 0.4 points) in the local schools competition held at de Stafford in February.

Created: 24 Mar 16 16:15 | Last modified: 26 May 16 10:27

Peter Pan Workshop 2016 (1 images)

In May, the children in Year 1 enjoyed a Peter Pan drama workshop. There was some fabulous acting with the children pretending to be Tinkerbell, Captain Hook, the crocodile, mermaids etc.

Created: 26 May 16 10:23 | Last modified: 26 May 16 10:24

Ancient Greece Workshop 2016 (27 images)

In April, Year 3 children enjoyed an Ancient Greek Workshop where they experienced life as it would have been living in the year 490 BC at the time of the Battle of Marathon.

Created: 4 May 16 15:11 | Last modified: 4 May 16 15:13

Netball - March 2016 (5 images)

Congratulations to our 'A' netball team who have won all their league matches and are therefore league winners.

Created: 11 Mar 16 11:23 | Last modified: 21 Apr 16 09:57

World Book Day 2016 (1 images)

Pupils celebrated World Book Day on the 3rd March by dressing up as characters from a book. A parade was held in the hall and pupils were able to show off their fantastic costumes. Pupils also heard extracts from the favourite books of some of our staff.

Created: 7 Mar 16 11:51 | Last modified: 7 Mar 16 11:53

St David's Day 2016 (2 images)

In raising awareness of the patron saints of each home county, on St David's Day pupils wore their Cub, Scout, Beaver, Rainbow and Brownie uniforms to school.

Created: 4 Mar 16 12:36 | Last modified: 4 Mar 16 12:38

Sensory Room Update - February 2016 (2 images)

Work on our new sensory room continues and we hope that the room will be ready to use within the next few weeks. The pictures show what the finished room will look like.

Created: 25 Feb 16 12:16 | Last modified: 25 Feb 16 12:18

Sports Crew Collection - February 2016 (1 images)

A big thank you to all those who kindly donated to the Sports Crew collection. Just over £179 was raised which will be used to purchase swimming hats and new playground equipment.

Created: 9 Feb 16 11:09 | Last modified: 9 Feb 16 11:10

Swimming Gala Nov 2015 (1 images)

In November 2015, pupils from the school took part in the Caterham and Warlingham schools swimming gala. Here are members of the team proudly displaying their silver medals.

Created: 15 Dec 15 10:06 | Last modified: 15 Dec 15 10:07

Children in Need 2015 (1 images)

Thank you to everyone who dressed up as superheroes and purchased cakes from the Cake Sale. A staggering £634.25 was raised for Children in Need. Dressing up as superheroes (or supervillains) certainly made for an enjoyable day.

Created: 20 Nov 15 12:24 | Last modified: 20 Nov 15 12:26

School Art Exhibition (4 images)

In October we put on a Harvest art exhibition which included work from every year group. A variety of techniques and media were used including printing, collage, paint, pastel and pencil drawing. The money raised from the purchased art work will go towards the funding for the brand new Sensory Room. This aims to support learning for the children who have special educational needs and difficulties.

Created: 22 Oct 15 10:12 | Last modified: 22 Oct 15 10:13

Win for St John's Netball Team (1 images)

St John's netball team secure their second win of the season.

Created: 16 Oct 15 11:01 | Last modified: 16 Oct 15 11:06

Food Bank Visit October 2015 (1 images)

During October four children from Year 1 visited the Essendene Road food bank in Caterham to deliver donated food. They spoke to the staff at the food bank who told them where the food will be going and who we have helped.

Created: 7 Oct 15 05:58 | Last modified: 7 Oct 15 05:59

Yr 1 Kings & Queens Workshop (6 images)

As part of our Year 1 Kings and Queens Topic this term, a drama workshop was held based on Kings, Queens, Princes and Princesses in Fairytales. The children took part in drama role play, creating an authentic character while learning about life as a royal in Fairytales.

Created: 22 Sep 15 12:12 | Last modified: 22 Sep 15 12:16

Surrey Youth Games Swimming Finals (1 images)

Children from St John's who represented Tandridge in the Surrey Youth Games Swimming Finals at Guildford University in the Summer Term.

Created: 3 Sep 15 14:39 | Last modified: 3 Sep 15 14:39

Ancient Greek Workshop (26 images)

In June 2015, Year 3 pupils took part in an Ancient Greek Workshop to coincide with their learning about The Ancient Greeks. During the workshop the children looked at Ancient Greek artefacts; partook in Greek theatre and re-enacted the battle of Marathon.

Created: 17 Jul 15 10:52 | Last modified: 17 Jul 15 10:57

Key Stage 1 End of Year Performance (3 images)

Pupils from Year 1 and Year 2 performing their end of year production, Jonah: A Fishy Tail.

Created: 17 Jul 15 10:16 | Last modified: 17 Jul 15 10:19

Key Stage 1 End of Year Performance (0 images)

Pupils from Year 1 and Year 2 performing their end of year production, Jonah: A Fishy Tail.

Created: 17 Jul 15 10:16 | Last modified: 17 Jul 15 10:16

Cheerleading Club (1 images)

Pupils taking part in Cheerleading Club run by Karen Corps on Thursdays after school.

Created: 15 Jul 15 12:41 | Last modified: 15 Jul 15 12:42

Ballet Club (1 images)

Pupils from Year 2 taking part in Ballet Club, which takes place after school on a Thursday.

Created: 15 Jul 15 12:40 | Last modified: 15 Jul 15 12:40

Caterham Cricket Club (1 images)

Colin Mico, the coach from Caterham Cricket Club, came to give a talk in Collective Worship regarding joining a local club.

Created: 15 Jul 15 12:38 | Last modified: 15 Jul 15 12:39

Intra-Hockey Competition 2015 (1 images)

Our pupils taking part in an intra-hockey competition during lesson time.

Created: 15 Jul 15 12:37 | Last modified: 15 Jul 15 12:37

The Surrey Youth Games (1 images)

In June 2015, pupils from the school took part in The Surrey Youth Games, the largest annual youth sports festival in Surrey which gives young people experience of a competitive, countywide sporting tournament. The games are essentially a mini-Olympic event, where each of the eleven district/boroughs in Surrey compete against each other in a variety of sports. Here are members of our winning team.

Created: 15 Jul 15 12:29 | Last modified: 15 Jul 15 12:29

Multi- Skills (5 images)

In June 2015 our Year 3 and 4 pupils came third in a local schools Multi-Skills Festival held at Warlingham School. Our team narrowly missed gaining silver medals by just 2 points. Well done to everyone involved!

Created: 6 Jul 15 11:41 | Last modified: 6 Jul 15 11:44

District Sports 2015 (1 images)

St John's athletes win the District Sports trophy for the fifth consecutive year

Created: 6 Jul 15 11:09 | Last modified: 6 Jul 15 11:21

Caterham and Warlingham School Netball Rally (1 images)

On Wednesday 25th March 2015, the ‘A’ Netball Team played in the annual Caterham and Warlingham Netball Rally. Seven teams competed and each played against each other for five minutes. St John’s team played exceptionally well and came equal second on points, with Audley being the winning school.

Created: 8 May 15 14:29 | Last modified: 8 May 15 14:29

Book Character Day (29 images)

On the 20th March we held a 'Book Character Day' where the children and staff dressed up as characters from their favourite books.

Created: 20 Mar 15 14:14 | Last modified: 20 Mar 15 16:30

Red Nose Day (2 images)

A big thank you to everyone who supported Red Nose Day on the 13th March by wearing red and white mufti clothes. So far we have raised over £400, but more money is still coming in. We all enjoyed a fabulous morning listening to pupils taking part in our joke-telling competition. A special mention must also be made to the Reception class teaching team who all made a big effort and got in the mood of the day by dressing up as ‘Where’s Wally’!

Created: 13 Mar 15 15:22 | Last modified: 14 Mar 15 05:15

E-Safety Noticeboard (6 images)

As part of our focus on e-safety, the children have produced posters to help embed the message about how to be safe online and how to ensure that their online presence reflects the values that they use in everyday life.

Created: 12 Feb 15 12:56 | Last modified: 12 Feb 15 12:58

Sainsbury's School Games Mark (1 images)

In July we were delighted to announce that we had been awarded the Sainsbury’s School Games Silver Mark, only a year after achieving the Bronze. The Mark rewards schools for their commitment to, and development of, PE, sports clubs and competitions. We have just taken delivery of the award, which is proudly being displayed by our Sports Crew.

Created: 12 Feb 15 12:37 | Last modified: 12 Feb 15 12:37

Cross Country Race – February 2015 (7 images)

The second cross country race of the year was held at Whyteleafe School on the 10th February. It was a muddy and hilly course, attended by all the local schools in the area, and competition was fierce.

Created: 11 Feb 15 09:05 | Last modified: 11 Feb 15 09:09

Surrey School Cross Country Rally - January 2015 (5 images)

On a cold and icy Saturday morning, 14 St. John's children took part in the Surrey School Cross Country Rally at Priory Park in Reigate. Despite the heavy frost and early start everyone should be delighted with their performance as the Cross Country Team did the school proud.

Created: 23 Jan 15 08:53 | Last modified: 23 Jan 15 12:33

Croydon Museum Visit (19 images)

As part of Year 3's History topic, Croydon Museum visited the school on the 16th January. The children had great fun learning about the history of Croydon during the 1920's/30's and handling artefacts from the past.

Created: 21 Jan 15 10:53 | Last modified: 21 Jan 15 11:23

Writing Stars (20 images)

Well done to the children who have been identified by their class teacher as being a writing star! Children are chosen for their effort and positive attitude to writing.

Created: 15 Jan 15 17:11 | Last modified: 15 Jan 15 17:13

Anti-Bullying Week 2014 (3 images)

During Anti-Bullying Week in October, children from 6P put on a multi skills afternoon for the Year 4 classes. The games were planned, set out and run entirely by pupils. The focus of the afternoon was on team work and using the important values of cooperation, friendship and health. The afternoon was a great success and Year 6 are eager to organise further events in the near future.

Created: 19 Dec 14 10:37 | Last modified: 19 Dec 14 10:38

RSPCA December 2014 (10 images)

Recently staff from the South Godstone RSPCA Centre visited the school to talk about the important services the RSPCA offer animals in need of care. On the day children wore their house team colours in order to raise much needed funds for the charity. In December pupils visited the South Godstone RSPCA Centre to present them with a cheque for £411.67.

Created: 16 Dec 14 11:15 | Last modified: 16 Dec 14 11:24

Infant Christmas Production – December 2014 (13 images)

Our Infant children joined together to perform a Christmas play called ‘Sparkle’, about a little star who longs to be noticed and who is subsequently chosen to announce the birth of baby Jesus. Here are some of our Reception and Year 1 children dressed up ready for their performances.

Created: 12 Dec 14 12:39 | Last modified: 12 Dec 14 13:09

Year 5 Ancient Egyptian Day (21 images)

On Thursday the 27th November our Year 5 children enjoyed an Ancient Egyptian Workshop where they experienced life as it would have been during the 14th century BC.

Created: 28 Nov 14 14:47 | Last modified: 9 Dec 14 04:55

Swimming Gala (4 images)

Well done to all our budding sports stars who represented St John’s in the Inter-School Swimming Gala on the 25th November. The event took place at Warlingham School and our team finished 4th overall.

Created: 8 Dec 14 12:34 | Last modified: 9 Dec 14 04:55

Year 1 Visit To Godstone Fire Station - 2014 (8 images)

On the 24th November, our Year 1 children visited Godstone Fire Station to enhance their learning about the emergency services. During the visit the children looked at the fire engine/equipment and found out what happens when the fire service has a ‘call out’. The children also learnt about home fire safety.

Created: 8 Dec 14 13:03 | Last modified: 9 Dec 14 04:07

Remembrance Day Homework (9 images)

To signify the hundred-year anniversary of the start of the WWI, all children were asked to research how their family and/or the Caterham area had been affected by WWI and WWII. Here are some of our children proudly showing off their homework.

Created: 28 Nov 14 14:21 | Last modified: 9 Dec 14 04:06

Remembrance Week (5 images)

During Remembrance Week every child made a poppy which contributed to remembrance displays around the school. Here are some of the displays.

Created: 20 Nov 14 12:18 | Last modified: 1 Dec 14 11:51

Isle of Wight Trip 2014 (8 images)

In October our Year 6 children enjoyed a 4-day residential trip to the Isle of Wight. They had a great time exploring, learning and doing plenty of outdoor activities whilst trying to stay dry!

Created: 24 Nov 14 11:32 | Last modified: 29 Nov 14 05:33

Mini World Cup 2014 (43 images)

Created: 23 Jun 14 15:53 | Last modified: 23 Jun 14 15:58

Eggscene Entries 2014 (94 images)

All the entries for the Eggscene Competition 2014

Created: 27 Mar 14 10:17 | Last modified: 3 Apr 14 11:51

Eggscene Competition winners 2014 (21 images)

The winners of Eggscene Competition 2014

Created: 3 Apr 14 10:56 | Last modified: 3 Apr 14 11:49

Victorian Day 2014 (131 images)

Year 6 enjoyed attending school Victorian style.

Created: 27 Mar 14 11:36 | Last modified: 27 Mar 14 12:37

Sports Relief 2014 (12 images)

Sports Relief 2014

Created: 27 Mar 14 10:40 | Last modified: 27 Mar 14 10:42

Gold Anti bullying certificate presentation (1 images)

Presentation to our house captains of our Gold Anti bullying certificate from Corinne Cooper

Created: 13 Feb 14 13:09 | Last modified: 13 Feb 14 13:13

Fire station visit November 2013 (37 images)

Year 1 visit to Godstone fire station

Created: 3 Dec 13 14:41 | Last modified: 3 Dec 13 14:47

World War 2 Tea and Chat 2013 (23 images)

Year 4 World War 2 tea & chat

Created: 3 Dec 13 14:34 | Last modified: 3 Dec 13 14:38

RSPCA November 2013 (3 images)

School council visit to RSPCA to present cheque

Created: 3 Dec 13 14:20 | Last modified: 3 Dec 13 14:22

Mini World Cup 2013 (11 images)

Football Tournament between St John's teams, each representing a different country

Created: 25 Jun 13 09:06 | Last modified: 25 Jun 13 09:14

Shoreham visit Year 2 (9 images)

Visit to Lifeboat and beach 10 June 2013

Created: 14 Jun 13 14:00 | Last modified: 14 Jun 13 14:09

Year 3 Ancient Greek day (6 images)

As part of their topic, Year 3 had an amazing ‘Ancient Greek’ day on Thursday. Children, staff and parents dressed up and experienced art, drama and dance activities, sampled Greek delicacies, and then ended the day with a show. We are very grateful to the parents who came to support the day and really got into the spirit of it all.

Created: 14 May 13 12:03 | Last modified: 14 May 13 12:05

Healthy Living Week (15 images)

29th April to 3rd May was Healthy Living Week at St. John's. We were blessed with sunshine for all our activities.

Created: 14 May 13 11:33 | Last modified: 14 May 13 11:36

Gardening Saturday (11 images)

Teachers, parents and pupils working on the Infant garden 20 April 2013

Created: 22 Apr 13 09:00 | Last modified: 22 Apr 13 09:03

Dress like a Teacher Day (14 images)

Pupils Dressed Like a Teacher to raise money for the School in a Bag charity

Created: 15 Feb 13 15:42 | Last modified: 15 Feb 13 16:03

Synagogue (11 images)

Year 4 visits to Wimbledon Synagogue February 2013

Created: 7 Feb 13 15:55 | Last modified: 7 Feb 13 15:58

Chembakolli Day (22 images)

Year 3 enjoyed a taste of India.

Created: 22 Jan 13 10:12 | Last modified: 25 Jan 13 14:31

Snow! January 2013 (17 images)

Fun in the snow.

Created: 22 Jan 13 11:12 | Last modified: 25 Jan 13 13:54

Samaritan's Purse November 2012 (8 images)

Pupils made boxes for Samaritan's Purse

Created: 28 Nov 12 13:23 | Last modified: 28 Nov 12 13:31

RSPCA November 2012 (6 images)

School council visit to RSCPA to present cheque.

Created: 28 Nov 12 13:00 | Last modified: 28 Nov 12 13:19

General Gallery (12 images)

General Gallery

Created: 2 Aug 12 14:00 | Last modified: 2 Aug 12 14:01