Junior School News
Josh Cowham: IAPS National Swimming Champion, U11 50m Breastroke
Date: Tuesday 14 May 2013Josh Cowham and Timon Staehler represented St Edmund's Junior School amongst swimmers from schools all over the UK in the IAPS National Swimming Championships Final in Crawley on Saturday.At the outset over 4000 swimmers from preparatory schools across the UK entered the IAPS National Swimming Championships. The fastest 16 in each event in each age group were then invited to the K2 Swimming Pool in Crawley to compete in heats for a place in the final eight. ...
IAPS National Swimming Championships Finals: Report by Timon
Date: Tuesday 14 May 2013Two St Edmund’s Boys at the IAPS National Swimming Championships Finals
Form 5 Success at the Junior King's Maths Challenge
Date: Wednesday 8 May 2013Last Thursday we sent two Form 5 Maths teams to take part in the Junior King’s School Year 5 Maths Challenge. Hosted by the Junior King’s School, it was run by Douglas Buchanan, who organises numerous mathematical events throughout the country. Our Team A comprised Emily Herndon and Isabelle Mount, and Team B was made up of Edward Exley and Joe Reynolds. ...
Chess team enjoys success at the Area Chess Megafinal
Date: Wednesday 1 May 2013The School Chess team spent the day at the Sandwich Technology School on Sunday 28th April, taking part in the Area Chess Megafinal. Each team member played six rounds of 40 minutes each during the course of the day...
Lower School Arts Week: Inventors & Inventions
Date: Wednesday 10 April 2013The last week of the Lent term brought our annual Arts Week, this year with more of a Design and Technology feel and the theme Inventors and Inventions...
The Enthronement of Archbishop Justin - a Choir House Perspective
Date: Monday 1 April 2013The enthronement of Archbishop Justin was a fabulous event in every way, and one which few people can enjoy ‘in the flesh’. But for the Choristers, staff of Choir House, and Choir House families it was something to savour and remember as unique. It was a first ever for David Knight in his dual roles of Cathedral Steward and Deputy Houseparent, even after 40 years’ association with the city of Canterbury...
Form 3's Native Americans Presentation
Date: Thursday 28 March 2013Form 3 children enjoyed giving a presentation to staff and families to mark the end of their study unit this term on Native Americans...
Chapel Service for Mothering Sunday
Date: Wednesday 20 March 2013The St Edmund’s Junior School Mothering Sunday Service was successfully reintroduced on 10th March. Mrs Yearsley led the preparations for the service and she and her Lower School colleagues made the chapel bright and charming with bunting and flowers and looked bright and charming...
Gala Concert 2013
Date: Monday 11 March 2013Gala Concert 2013
Fun on the Slopes - Half Term Ski Trip to Italy
Date: Thursday 28 February 2013The Junior School ski party returned this weekend from a successful half term ski trip to Italy. An early...