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

  • Gala Concert, Dora Stoutzker Concert Hall, RWCMD

    19 September 2014

    Following on from the success of their Oxford concert, our Concert Orchestra and Cathedral Choir performed a stunning Gala Concert to a packed audience at the Dora Stoutzker Concert Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.  The superb evening, featuring performances of the highest calibre, received a standing ovation from the audience.  It was also a […]

  • Orchestra - Christ Church Oxford

    Concert at Christ Church Cathedral Oxford

    19 September 2014

    On Monday 8 September, the school’s Concert Orchestra and Choral Scholars performed in the magnificent setting of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford.  The lunch time concert featured works such as the first movement of Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 2 and Rheinberger’s Bleib bei uns.   The boys and girls greatly enjoyed their time in Oxford, which included a picnic […]

  • A level Results 2014

    The Best A Level Record in Wales Over 15 Years

    14 August 2014

    A Level Results 2014 A*/A: 81% A*/A/B: 94.4% Pass rate: 100% Of our 100% successful applicants, 90% are proceeding to top Russell Group Universities. Highest achieving Morgan Foley gained 5 A* grades and will read Natural Sciences [Physics] at Trinity College Cambridge. He is also a diploma standard oboist in our Concert Orchestra. Warm congratulations […]

  • The Sunday Times lists St John’s College as Wales’ No. 1

    3 August 2014

    The Sunday Times – 3 Aug 2014

  • Bruges

    Cathedral Choir Tour to Ghent and Bruges

    20 July 2014

    The boy and girl Cathedral Choristers have just returned from a most enjoyable tour of Belgium (Fri 18 – Sun 20 July).  As well as enjoying the splendid scenery on the canals of Bruges, the choristers performed two magnificent concerts with Llandaff Cathedral Choral Society in Ghent Cathedral and Bruges Cathedral, the latter of which […]

  • Philadelphia Boys' Choir Concert July 2014

    Cathedral Choir in Concert with Philadelphia Boys’ Choir & Llandaff Cathedral Choral Society

    15 July 2014

    Our boy and girl choristers (and Llandaff Cathedral Choral Society) were delighted to join the renowned Philadelphia Boys’ Choir in the final concert of their UK tour at Hoddinott Hall, Wales Millennium Centre at 7.30pm.  The concert was very well received and culminated in a thrilling joint performance of Parry’s I was glad.

  • R10 End of term trip to the National Bird of Prey Centre in Newent

    11 July 2014

    R10 ended their term with a most enjoyable day out at the National Bird of Prey Centre in Newent. The sun shone as we had a guided tour of the Centre. The children were able to show off their knowledge as questions were fired at them.  Following the tour, we watched the first flying demonstrations […]

  • Pirate Day 1

    Nursery Pirate Day

    11 July 2014

    The nursery children took part in Pirate Day on the last day of term. They dressed up as pirates and all had a fabulous day . We made a pirate ship on the front lawn and travelled to Treasure Island in forest school to find treasure. It was a very hot day and the pirates […]

  • Students take part in a performance of HMS Pinafore

    Gilbert & Sullivan HMS Pinafore

    10 July 2014

    The College production of HMS Pinafore has received a superlative review in The Catholic People.  The full article will be available to view here soon.

  • Walnut Tree Farm

    Nursery Visit to Walnut Tree Farm

    7 July 2014

    We had a wonderful morning visiting all the animals. We especially enjoyed feeding the animals and the baby lambs with a bottle of milk. We also went on a real tractor ride. One of the children said, “This is the best day ever!”.