News & Events

St Christopher’s Football Team displays skill at ISA South West 5-a-side Tournament

9th February 2024

The St Christopher’s Nursery and Prep School football team recently went to Cornwall to participate in the ISA South West 5-a-side football tournament. Group Stage In the group stages our team exhibited remarkable teamwork and skill, securing victories against Shebbear, Trinity, and Polwhele. Semi-Final In the semi-finals, the competition intensified as we played Stover. Despite…

Success at cross country for St Christopher’s!

5th February 2024

Our under 9s team showcased their determination and talent at the recent cross country race held at Blundells School in Tiverton. Competing against six other schools, they delivered outstanding performances with top ten finishes in their respective races. Congratulations to Edward, William, Freya, Clara, Georgia, and Indie for their remarkable achievements! Special recognition goes to…

Great start to new term with a thrilling netball match

11th January 2024

We had a fantastic start to the term with a thrilling U11 Girls Netball match against Trinity at St. Christopher’s!   A huge thank you to Trinity for their hospitality.   Netball is a key part of our curriculum and there are lots of reasons why. Netball shapes well-rounded individuals, fostering social, emotional, and cognitive skills. All…

St Christopher’s celebrates triumphs at the ISA National Swimming Finals and clinches the ISA South West U11 Tag Rugby title

4th December 2023

We’re thrilled to share some incredible news with our talented students demonstrating exceptional prowess in sports, leaving an indelible mark on the national stage. Four of our outstanding students – Harriet Critchley, Freddie Milner, India Milner, and Edward Critchley – showcased their swimming talents against competitors from schools across the United Kingdom at the Independent…

St Christopher’s Hosts Thrilling ISA South West Under 9 Tag Rugby Festival

21st November 2023

St Christopher’s School recently had the pleasure of hosting the ISA South West Under 9 Tag Rugby Festival, a day filled with intense competition and sportsmanship. This event brought together eleven teams for a day packed with exhilarating rugby action. St Christopher’s Impressive Performance: In the spirit of friendly competition, St Christopher’s entered two teams…

Design and Technology at St Christopher’s

2nd November 2023

At St Christopher’s we encourage our children to embrace design technology and we are one of the few private schools to offer extensive classes in this. So why is Design and Technology important in primary schools? At St. Christopher’s, we firmly believe that inspiring the next generation to embrace technology and design from a young…

Introducing St. Christopher’s Toddler Group

30th October 2023

Are you a parent in search of a welcoming and engaging environment for your little ones? Look no further! St. Christopher’s is thrilled to announce the launch of our new Toddler Group, set to kick off on November 9th. It’s a fantastic opportunity for toddlers and their parents to come together for a morning of…

Celebrating Success at the ISA South West Art Competition

23rd October 2023

We are thrilled to announce the exceptional achievements of our young artists at the ISA South West Art Competition. With two wins, a second place, and a highly commended, our budding artists have truly shone. But what makes these accomplishments even more special is the incredible impact of art on children’s development. Art is not…

Have you got World Cup Rugby Fever? 

17th October 2023

Our under 11 tag team played a tag rugby fixture against Exeter Cathedral School and Blunders. It was a super, inclusive event where our prep 5 and prep 6 pupils had the opportunity to play in an away fixture. The cookies at the end were a brilliant reward for an excellent afternoon of rugby. Did…

Learning History Through Active Exploration: A Lesson in Archaeology

4th October 2023

Dale Carnegie once said, “Learning is an active process. We learn by doing. Only knowledge that is used sticks in your mind.”  In the world of education, this quote couldn’t be truer. Active learning not only engages students but also helps them retain knowledge more effectively.  At Prep 1, a group of enthusiastic young learners…