St John's College, Cardiff

A leading independent day school for boys & girls age 3-18

Choir School to Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral

A member of The Society of Heads: accredited by the Independent Schools Council (ISC)

News

  • SJC Slideshow 14

    R13 Football Team Wins 8-1

    17 October 2014

    R13 Boys’ Football Team played some outstanding football on Tuesday evening, beating St Iltyd’s 8-1. Many congratulations to the boys on their excellent team spirit.  Man of the Match was Aidan B.

  • R8 pupils share their pictures with the mouth artist, Mrs Rosaleen Moriarty-Simmonds

    R8 Trip to the National Museum of Wales

    14 October 2014

    R8 pupils visited Cardiff Museum to find out about the evolution of Wales and to look at the paintings in the art gallery. Pupils enjoyed finding out about volcanoes and the creation of the Welsh landscape. In the art gallery, the pupils were very privileged to meet the mouth artist Rosaleen Moriarty-Simmonds who is a […]

  • Tennis

    Tennis Team Reaches South West Regional Finals

    10 October 2014

    Many congratulations to the St John’s College Senior Boys’ Tennis Team which has reached the last 16 of the South West Regional Finals. Earlier this term they won the Welsh section of the competition and are now competing with teams across the South West of England. Yesterday, they travelled to Gloucester and beat St Peter’s Roman Catholic […]

  • Reading Challenge

    Middle School Summer Reading Challenge 2014

    10 October 2014

    Congratulations to all R12 and R13 pupils who participated in the St John’s Summer Reading Challenge. There was an impressive range of literature read and those who took part exceeded the minimum requirement of books. The top three winners were: Harry J (R13) in third place, who read 14 books; Jacob V (R12) in second […]

  • R12 pupils show off their fashionable creations for Enterprise

    Middle School Enterprise Activities

    6 October 2014

    In the Autumn term at St John’s College, enterprise activities are held for R12-14 with the view to developing communicating, creativity, problem-solving and team-working skills for the future. These skills are essential in any profession.  Developing these skills at a young age is key. R12 pupils this year had to demonstrate creativity and the ability to […]

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    R16 Netball Victory

    3 October 2014

    R16 Netball Squad played St Illtyd’s on Friday 3rd October and they won 8 goals to 2. Congratulations to Jess H who captained the team to victory and Aimee R who was nominated players’ player of the match by the opposing team. Well done to all squad members. GK – Tanyia C, GD -Nila J, […]

  • R7 pupils proudly display their work on the adventures of Katie Morag

    R7 learn about Katie Morag’s adventures on the Isle of Struay

    3 October 2014

    This term, R7 have been learning about the adventures of Katie Morag on the magical Isle of Struay (of CBeebies fame).  The R7 pupils have really enjoyed reading about Katie Morag’s different adventures, and have studied the differences between an island and the mainland.

  • Sixth Formers at the centre of Welsh politics in front of the Pierhead Building and the Senedd

    Lower 6th ‘Digital Democracy’ Workshop

    30 September 2014

    Our Lower Sixth students were honoured to be invited by Cardiff University Politics & International Relations Department to the Pierhead Building on Tuesday to participate in a workshop on ‘Digital Democracy’.  Fifteen students were divided into three groups to discuss ways in which social media might help to increase youth participation in politics.  The proposals […]

  • The Cathedral Choir and Uppingham School Chamber Choir at the HMC Conference Evening Prayer at the Metropolitan Cathedral.

    HMC service at the Metropolitan Cathedral

    30 September 2014

    On Tuesday 30 September, our Cathedral Choir had the privilege of providing the music for the Headmasters’ and Headmistresses’ Conference service of evening prayer at the Metropolitan Cathedral. Our Archbishop of Cardiff presided with Canon Collins (Dean of the Cathedral), and the Anglican Bishop of Worcester gave the sermon.  The lesson was read by the Head of Eton College, and […]

  • HP & Philosopher's Stone

    Junior Book Club

    25 September 2014

    There was a touch of magic about the first Junior Book Club of the academic year. Members were ‘sorted’ into Hogwart’s houses and quizzed on their knowledge of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, by J. K. Rowling. Congratulations to all who took part, especially the winning team, Hufflepuff (Mostyn). The next Book Club texts […]