Open Afternoons for new pupils

If you have a child due to start school in September, we would love to show you around. To watch our virtual tour of the school and to see the dates for visits, please go to our admissions page. Admissions and Virtual Tour

Music Mark

Music Mark We are delighted that we have been awarded the Music Mark, which is given to schools to recognise their commitment and dedication to music. In our letter of acknowledgement we were thanked for all the hard work we do to ensure that pupils at our school are able to access and engage with […]

School Closure

As we have no running water today, Monday 16th November,  the Local authority has advised our school to remain closed. All children and staff are asked to stay at home. We will keep you updated.

Virtual School Tour

Admission to Primary School for September 2021. Due to restrictions this year, we are unable to offer school visits for parents. Please watch our videos and feel free to contact our school office if you would like more information. Admissions and Virtual Tour


For the first time this year, we held a worship together. We gathered outside on the field to celebrate harvest. Each class shared some artwork and read a prayer. Chris Wicks from St Matts church came along and spoke to the children about an ‘attitude of gratitude’. It was an uplifting experience and so lovely […]

Return to School

Today we welcomed some of Year R, 1 and 6 back on site alongside the children of keyworkers. Thank you to all the parents who followed our systems at drop off and pick up and provided the children with all they needed for the day. It was a bit chillier than we were expecting but […]

Nourish Donations

We set up tables full of old exercise books, paper, card and pencils this morning in the school car park. We know that home learning can be very difficult to resource and with shops shut at the moment, you can’t just pop out to get more paper! Apart from having to make sure that we […]

School Closure

School Closure School will be closed until further notice for all pupils apart from those we have offered emergency places to. This may take place on the school site or at another Tunbridge Wells school acting as a ‘hub’. Currently, Southborough School are acting as a ‘hub’ for St Matthew’s children. We cannot allow any […]

World Book Day

We celebrated World Book Day in style. The costumes of book characters were varied and creative. It was hard to choose a winner from each class as they were all so good. We had an assembly to share and celebrate our love of books and the winners were given a book. The rest of the […]