Rotary Club Shoebox appeal

St Matthew’s supported the Rotary Club’s Christmas Shoebox appeal. We had a very generous amount of donations including toys, colouring pencils, toothpaste, cuddly toys, socks, scarves, balls and much much more. These donations from across the town were collated by the Rotary club, boxed up for different ages of children, and then sent out to […]


  Thank you to everyone who donated Harvest goods for Nourish today. We will be thanking God in our service to day at st Matthew’s Church for our generous community who have shown our values of kindness and responsibility by giving tins, packets, cleaning products and household items to help those in need in our […]

New Reception starters 2020

For all children interested in joining our school in September 2020 in Reception, there will be a number of days offered for parents to book a tour of our school. These will be published on our website by the end of the month and you will be able to book your tour under our office number 01892 528098. Many thanks […]

Summer Fayre

Summer Fayre – Saturday 22.06.2019 We would like to thank the PTA team for organising such a lovely Summer Fayre on Saturday. The sun shone, lots of people came and everyone had a wonderful time – . The event was a great success! The fayre is as much a community event for the school and […]

Year 6 Residential Day 3

We’re just off to the beach so very quickly a few photographs of today. Toboganning, archery, orienteering and disc golf. A night hike last night and birthday celebrations A further update when we get back from the beach! And finally after a fantastic evening on the beach, the teachers are showing that even the rain […]

Year 6 Residential Day 2

What a full day we’ve had today, which for most of us started far too early! It was a very windy and wet night and although the children went off to sleep quite well, they woke early and kept others awake (including the teachers!). Even though it rained very heavily last night, we’ve been lucky […]

Year 6 Residential Day 1

We’ve arrived and set up camp. Thank you to all the parents who helped this morning in what was quite trying circumstances. Fortunately all bags were loaded onto either the coach or into a car and all arrived safely. We stopped for a snack and then lunch and at both times, we had dry weather […]


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