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First day of School in September 2019?

November 12th, 2018|Comments Off on First day of School in September 2019?

These sessions are for parents of children born between 1st September 2014 to 31st August 2015.   We are holding drop-in information sessions* between 9.30 and 10.45am on Tuesday 11th December and Wednesday 12th December 2018.  [...]

We Remember

November 11th, 2018|Comments Off on We Remember

This is our remembrance day entrance corridor at John Wesley CEMP as we silently enter the school hall to reflect as part of our remembrance day assembly.

Fireworks November 2018

November 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Fireworks November 2018

Another spectacular fireworks display, please click the image above to view a selection of images of the night.

School Closures

February 28th, 2018|Comments Off on School Closures

Whilst every effort will be made to keep the school open during severe weather the decision may have to be made to close due to the premises being unsafe and/or low staffing levels. During periods [...]

Dance Performance 2017

December 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Dance Performance 2017

A dance team of Year 5/6 children attended a competition at Towers Secondary School. They performed a contemporary dance to 'How Far I'll Go' - from the popular Disney film 'Moana'. They did fantastically well and [...]

National Tree Planting Week

December 1st, 2017|Comments Off on National Tree Planting Week

Today, Thursday 30th November 2017, nine members of Rowan Class planted some rowan trees in the top corner of our school field. Premier Foods in Ashford is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year and as [...]

NSPCC Speak Out Assembly; Underwear Rule

November 7th, 2017|Comments Off on NSPCC Speak Out Assembly; Underwear Rule

Please click on the title to read this post in full for weblinks and further information.  The NSPCC’s Speak out. Stay safe. programme visited our school on Tuesday 7th November 2017 to make sure our [...]

Year 5 – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dream Coat

June 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Year 5 – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dream Coat

Our Year 5 pupils put on a fabulous performance of Joseph and the Amazing Tehnicolour Dream coat in May this year (2017).  Due to the length of the performance we have spread it over [...]

Matthew 5:8 – Bible Versus and Values

May 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Matthew 5:8 – Bible Versus and Values

Highworth Playday (March’17)

March 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Highworth Playday (March’17)

A group of recorder players from year 5 were fortunate enough to be part of the Highworth Playday, along with seven other local primary schools, to show off all that they have been learning during [...]

Ofsted Inspection Report Nov2016

December 6th, 2016|Comments Off on Ofsted Inspection Report Nov2016

Parents and the wider community are cordially invited to read about the latest outcomes from this school's recent Ofsted inspection (November 2016)  Click here to download and view the document pdf. The report will be officially published [...]

School Money – Cashless System.

October 4th, 2016|Comments Off on School Money – Cashless System.

We are absolutely delighted to announce that we are now in a position to offer the facility for parents/guardians to make payments online for school meals and activities such as, Breakfast Club, After School Club, [...]

Cross Country Racers September 19th 2016

September 20th, 2016|Comments Off on Cross Country Racers September 19th 2016

A warm September afternoon saw a squad of 11 Year 5 & 6 cross country runners take on over 15 schools from Ashford and the wider area in the lovely surroundings of Godinton House. Our [...]

Kitchen Fruit Friends

July 15th, 2016|Comments Off on Kitchen Fruit Friends

Click on the post to take a look at all the healthy, appetising Fruit Friends our wonderful Kitchen Team have been serving for our children this Spring and Summer.  Mrs Crew has become a Pinterest detective search for new [...]

Cedar’s Rousseau Paintings

February 28th, 2016|Comments Off on Cedar’s Rousseau Paintings

Today (26th February 2016) we were looking at the French artist, Henri Rousseau, who lived from 1844-1910. Rousseau was well known for his iconic paintings of house plants and wild flowers within jungle paintings. [...]

“John Wesley Kitchen Staff are Great”

December 18th, 2015|Comments Off on “John Wesley Kitchen Staff are Great”

What delight it was to hear such glowing appreciation from a parent, recognising the caring qualities of our kitchen team on top of their cooking skills. We were delighted to see our name appear in [...]

JWS Uniform Online Shop

November 26th, 2015|Comments Off on JWS Uniform Online Shop

How it Works Register or sign in by visiting the service provider’s website at You will need to know the school’s post code to register.  Click here to download a copy of Stitch Design's [...]

Breakfast and/or After School Club Places

November 7th, 2014|Comments Off on Breakfast and/or After School Club Places

Have you secured your place yet, as numbers are limited?  Click here to download a copy of the Registration Form for you to complete and return to the School Office where further details will be provided on sessions available and [...]

Free School Meals, supports classroom learning too!

September 23rd, 2014|Comments Off on Free School Meals, supports classroom learning too!

As you are probably aware from September 2014 Universal Free School Meals (UIFSM) are available for every child in Foundation Stage, Year 1 and up until your child leaves Year 2.  So there will be [...]