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)

Clubs & Societies

"The range of extra-curricular activities, particularly the outstanding musical, choral and cultural opportunities, contributes significantly to pupils' academic development and wellbeing."

Estyn Crown Copyright, 2012

St John's College offers a wide range of weekly clubs and societies which take place at lunch time or after school.

Please click on the following link to view the current whole school extra-curricular timetable:

Extra-curricular Timetable

For information on the exciting range of musical opportunities, please see our Extra-curricular timetable

Book Clubs

  • Super Seven Book Club
  • Junior Book Club
  • Middle School Book Club

Careers & Enterprise 

  • Junior and Middle School Enterprise & Careers Days
  • Senior Enterprise Club
  • Sixth Form Young Enterprise Club

Chess Club

Debating / Public Speaking

  • Middle School Debating & Public Speaking Society
  • Senior Debating & Public Speaking Society
  • Sixth Form Debating & Public Speaking Society


  • Middle School Drama Club
  • Shakespeare Rehearsals

Language Clubs

  • Italian Club
  • Latin Club
  • Club Yr Urdd (Welsh Club)
  • French Cinema Club

Science & Design Clubs

  • Science / Puzzle Club
  • Geology Club
  • Young Engineers & F1 in Schools
  • GCSE Astronomy Club

Senior Ukulele Club

Sixth Form Ballroom / Latin Dancing

* Please note that these clubs and societies are in addition to the many weekly musical ensemble rehearsals, sports practices, drama rehearsals, GCSE and A level revision classes and daily After School Club and Homework Club. Suggestions for additional clubs are warmly received.