Easter Family Fun

There will be a FREE Easter Trail running everyday throughout the school holidays, Saturday 2nd- Monday 18th April) organised by Kingston First (the town centre’s business improvement district).

There are colourful eggs to spot on posters in the windows of eight Kingston businesses, and sweet treats and goodies to pick up inside the store.

Pick up a trail map and answer sheet from LUSH in the Market Place. You will also be given a FREE Kingston upon Thames tote bag to pop in all your hard-earned trail goodies. The first 50 children to start the trail will get a free pair of bunny ears to keep – so hop on to it!

Click here to find out more

On Thursday 7 and 14 April, Kingston’s much-loved ‘Thumbs Up It’s Thursday’ events will return, with two days full of exciting Easter family fun in the town centre. From storytelling, to Easter egg decorating and creative workshops, there’s plenty of activities for the family, most of which are free..

Some of the town centre’s top eateries will be offering ‘Kids Eat Free’ deals to take advantage of. A balloon modeller will be out around town on both days creating fun balloon animals and shapes for children to take home – catch them around the Market Place and down Clarence Street.

Click here to find out more

Students develop very high levels of positive behaviour and feel extremely safe. They are very considerate, very respectful and caring of others and highly positive about learning.

– Ofsted report


Firefighters Careers Visit

As part of our Careers curriculum, pupils in Year 10, had a great session with the fire brigade. White Watch from Surbiton Station brought the fire engine into school and spoke to the three classes about careers in the fire …

Read more

Police Dogs Visit

We were excited to welcome a visit by Police Dog Handlers on 22nd February. Pupils particularly enjoyed their demonstration of how the dogs follow a scent to find a potential suspect and other ways the dogs are utilized by the …

Read more

Citizen Zoo

Pupils at St Philip’s love learning about wildlife so we were delighted to welcome Elliot and Nick from Citizen Zoo to lead an assembly on the wildlife around and about in Kingston. Elliot talked about the green spaces available in …

Read more

Good Ofsted Report

We are delighted to announce that Ofsted have graded St Philip’s School as Good overall and Outstanding in the area of Personal Development, following their inspection which took place on 17 &18th January this year. Principal Ben Walsh said, “The …

Read more