Huge congratulations to the Yr 5/6 sportshall athletics team who became champions today. Amazing performances from each & every one of them. This means St Matthew’s will represent Tunbridge Wells in the Kent Games later in the year.


To mark the centenary of the end of World War 1, the children made poppies from plastic bottles. We tied them to the school fence to make a striking display.

Reception 2019 Tours

If you are interested in applying for our reception places 2019 and would like a tour of St Matthew’s school, please make an appointment for one of the following dates. Thursday 27th September – 9:45am Thursday 11th October – 9:45am Thursday 1st November – 9:45am

Ofsted News

We are absolutely delighted to have received the Ofsted Report from the inspection on 19th July, in which we are recognised as having maintained a good quality of Education. Ofsted have highlighted many positives and we are really pleased with the outcome. Please click on the link on the website for the full report. St […]

Fantastic Production

Our Year 6 children performed fantastically this week. Their production of ‘Aladdin in Trouble’ was funny and entertaining and showcased a wide range of talents of our children. They sang, danced and acted with huge enthusiasm and the audiences loved every minute of it. What a wonderful year 6.

Kent Champions!

What a day! We were representing Tunbridge Wells in three Kent finals today. The minibus set off this morning to Canterbury with our Yr 1/2 infant agility team. They were absolutely fantastic, winning the whole event. This makes us Champions for the second year running. Whilst this was going on, our year 3/4 children got […]

Our Choir – Highly Commended

Our school choir has been busy over the last couple of months writing lyrics to ‘Steps- Reach for the stars’, practising and performing in order to enter the KM choir competition. They were invited to go along to the recording studio in Canterbury with just 4 other primary schools from all over Kent. The KM […]

Year 6 Residential – Thursday

Another fantastic day. We had a very windy night, and we woke to drizzle which then turned to rain. However by the time breakfast had finished the sky was clear and it turned out to be a very sunny if windy day. We celebrated a birthday first thing, awarded our stars of the day for […]

Year 6 residential Wednesday

All the children had a good night’s sleep after an evening playing wide games on site, or at the beach enjoying paddling in the sea. Today, we have been very active with toboganning, archery, disc golf and orienteering. We started the day with our stars of the day for Tuesday, and they received their certificates […]

Year 6 Residential

Year 6 have had a fantastic first two days at the Mendips Activity Centre. Yesterday, we travelled down by coach and were very excited to find our tentsĀ  after a long walk uphill through the woods! Once we had arrived we had some orientation, teamwork tasks to complete and then after a welcome meal of […]