C of E Primary School

C of E Primary School

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Welcome from the Headteacher, Rachel Jones

Class 3

A very warm welcome to the website of Kingsley St John CE Primary School - a small school with a big heart. We firmly believe that happy children learn better and that all children should be enabled to achieve their best. Please browse through our website to find out more about the school, the staff, the children, the caring Christian ethos, the wide range of activities in which our school engages and the high quality education we are committed to deliver for every child.

St John's is a HAPPY school

Ofsted 2014 - "The behaviour and safety of pupils is outstanding"

"Teaching is consistently good with outstanding practise evident.”

“The headteacher leads by example and inspires staff and pupils to do their best”

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Latest News

Singing is the ‘Key’ to Success at KSJ

Kingsley St Johns children were invited to take part in an evening of singing with the prestigious Highfield Male Voice Choir. This event took place earlier in the year, was well attended and a great success. Click below for the story and pictures

 Download the story here

Netball Team Success

Our amazing Netball Team took part in the District Netball Competition and came a creditable third. Well done to all the team. Click below for the story and pictures

 Download the story here

Class 3 children sign up to the Reading Passport

The Chronicle's Reading Passport encourages pupils to discover more about the world around them. Read all about it in the Chester Chronicle article here.

Kingsley St John's Choir in Concert

Our very own Choir will be joining with the Highfield Male Voice Choir in a concert to be held on the 20th March in the Kingsley Community Centre. Click below to find out how to get tickets for this unmissable event

 Download the concert flyer


On the 'Similar Schools Measure', we're ranked NUMBER 1 in our table based on our 2012 SATS results. Click below to read the letter sent to us by the Minister of State for Schools, the Right Honourable David Laws, MP.

 Download the letter from the Minister of State for Schools.

School meals never tasted so good!

To download the latest tasty menus, click below

 Download the latest school meals menu

Outstanding HLTA of the Year

Our very own Mrs Samantha Gibson awarded OUTSTANDING HLTA OF THE YEAR. Read about this and all the other news in our Summer newsletter, downloadable via the 'Newsletter' tab.

A life-saving defibrillator for KSJ School

The 'Have a Heart' charity has donated a life-saving defibrillator to KSJ school - with a massive thankyou to ex-pupil Dr Chris Hale. Click below to find out more:

 Download the Defibrillator article

A small school maybe - but BIG winners at Cross Country event

It's never easy competing against larger schools but, once again, our children proved amazing at the annual Cross Country Event held in Delamere Forest. Orla from Year 6 came FIRST with Matthew from Year 5 close behind finishing in THIRD. All of our other pupils who took part in the race also did us proud. A massive well done to everyone.

We're in the Chester Chronicle!

Following the children's success in the Fairtrade Competition, the story is now in the Chester Chronicle. Read the article here.

Recycle to help our school

Do you have any old mobile phones, ink cartridges, Ipods etc. that you would like to recycle? If so, please help us by bringing them in to school. We can earn points towards additional educational resources that will benefit the children.  So, doing your bit for the planet helps us to enhance the facilities and amenities for the children. Click below to find out more:

 Download the letter about the Reciproc8 recycling scheme

Our amazing children are winners of the CWAC Fairtrade Art Competition

Our prize winning entry is on display in the school reception - and should soon be on the CWAC website and in the Chester Chronicle. Find out more by clicking below.

 Download the Fairtrade article

World Book Day

Click below to see the children and staff dressed as their favourite book characters - and also find out more about our secret cocktail recipe...shhh, this is Top Secret! 

 Download the World Book Day article

Kingsley St John in the Times Top Ten

We are delighted to announce that our Year 6 SATS results put Kingsley St John in the Times top ten primary schools in Cheshire West and Chester. Schools are ranked on the percentage of eligible pupils reaching at least Level 4 in last May’s tests and our school came out in seventh place. You may also like to know that 100% of our pupils achieved Level 4 in both Maths and English and up to 71% of our pupils achieved Level 5 and above. See our prospectus for full details of our recent SATS results.

Helsby High School - latest newsletter

Many children from Kingsley St John's go on to Helsby High School for their secondary education. To help you get to know the high school better, why not take a look at their latest newsletter - downloadable from their website: www.helsbyhigh.org.uk

Profile of a Past Pupil

Nichola Pelser (nee Bangor-Jones) has been in touch from The Kingdom of Swaziland where she now lives. Click below to read about her journey since leaving our school - and see the pictures of her life in Swaziland.

 Download Nichola Pelser's story

School Prospectus 2012-2013

Our new School Prospectus is now available to download from the Prospectus page - under the 'Further Information' tab.

Calling all ex-pupils

Are you an ex-pupil of Kingsley St John Primary School ? If so, we’d love to hear from you. Let us know what you’re doing now; tell us about your successes, achievements and accomplishments whatever these might be (eg, at college, at university, at work, in sport, in art, in helping others, in your family life, etc.). Also, we’d like to publish the occasional story about our ex-pupils on our website, so if you have a particularly newsworthy story about yourself, please do send it through. Our email address for ex-pupils is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  

Visit by Graham Evans, MP

Graham Evans, MP, takes tea with Kingsley St John's School to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. Click on the picture below to see an enlarged version:

Kingsley St John in the Press

Kingsley St John children celebrate the Golden Jubilee and the Olympics - find out more by reading the Chester Chronicle article here.