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 […]

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 […]