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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 of severe weather, parents should visit www.kentclosures.co.uk Please listen to local radio announcements and await texts alerts from the school. [...]

Volleyball – Wed 8th Nov ’17

On a cold Monday in mid-November, John Wesley School were unfortunate to miss out on a place in the top pool of the competition after some excellent ‘learning on the job’ volleyball from our team.  Click on post title to view event photos. With only two experienced players, three new players and minimal training, the [...]

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 brilliant racers were; Jack, Henry, Oakley, Lewis, William, Katie, Isla, Olivia, Lucy, Elyssa and Jessica. Some of our more experienced [...]

John Wallis Football Tournament

John Wesley dominated the Year 1 and 2 football tournament at John Wallis, conceding only one goal in the whole day and running away Gold Medal Winners! Some superb individual performances summed up the attitude of the entire team, as they went from victory to victory, even beating a team of Year 3 children! John [...]

Cross Country Sept 2015

The 2015 competition calendar has got off to a roaring start with the cross country series that is taking place at Godinton House and Gardens. The Year 5/6 children completed a course of approximately 1600m and around the estate. The event was chip timed (new for this year) and all participants put their heart and [...]

Year 3 & 4 Handball October 2015

Two teams of John Wesley Year 3 and 4 went to represent the school at the Ashford and District handball tournament held at Highworth School. For many of the children, this was their first time representing the school, although it was hard to tell, as both teams stormed their groups. Team One managed to win [...]

Kingsnorth 12th October 2015

John Wesley Year 5 and 6 came close to an impressive upset against highly lauded Kingsnorth Primary School. In a very tight game, it was the hosts who scored first, a brilliant team move started by Ben who powered through from midfield and set up Bradley who was able to lob the Kingsnorth goal keeper. [...]

Willesborough 7th October 2015

John Wesley School played host to a strong and physical Willesborough team, who left with all the spoils in a very tight game between evenly matched squads. From the first whistle, it looked as if John Wesley were going to out pass and out play Willesborough, as they frequently opened up the defence, and several [...]

Kingsnorth 5th October 2015

John Wesley School were beaten by a clearly very experienced Kingsnorth team in the first football fixture of the new school year. William and Lily were new to the team and put in resolute performances, but could not stop a Kingsnorth side used to playing together and playing on a regular basis. There were many [...]

Sports Premium Reports and Reviews

Using the Sports Premium money we have been able to augment our PE curriculum, investing in a Sports Specialist teacher. One day a week Miss Dear works alongside teachers in the classroom furthering their skills and knowledge, as well as delivering high quality sessions to all pupils across the school. Click here to view our [...]