Third Form Trading Task

1st Jul 2022
Senior School

Third Form Mathematics students ventured into a world of trade on Saturday. The aim of the task was to have made the most money by the end of the lesson using the materials given and the powers of bargaining.

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Benenden Tennis Tournament 2022

1st Jul 2022

Registration for the Benenden Tennis Tournament 2022 is now open! This is an annual event, which raises money for local charities and is run and funded by volunteers and supporters.

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STEM Experience 2022

1st Jul 2022

This week saw the return of the Prep School STEM experience at the Senior School. Our SVPS Year 5 pupils spent the day in the Physics department, led by a group of skilled and enthusiastic Lower Sixth students. The pupils undertook a practical action challenge to design and build a model wind turbine that would lift a cup of plastic cubes from the floor.

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Headmaster’s Headlines – 24.06.22

24th Jun 2022
Senior School

This week, we have welcomed new students and their parents of next year’s First, Second and Third Forms, as well as preparing our current Second Form to move up from the Juniors. It is always such an interesting time with a mix of emotions, such as nerves and anxiety, as well as having so many questions about the next stages in their educational journey.

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Heritage Design Challenge Presentation

24th Jun 2022
Senior School

On Tuesday evening, students that were shortlisted for the Maidstone Museum Design Heritage Challenge attended the 'Presentation of the Cheques' evening at Maidstone Museum.

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An insight into boarding at SVS

22nd Jun 2022
Senior School

In a story featured in 'Conservation News' magazine, Tyler Weekes (Upper Sixth) talks about why he loves boarding at Sutton Valence School.

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Headmaster’s Headlines – 17.06.22

17th Jun 2022
Senior School

Today, it was a pleasure to welcome members from all the schools of the United Westminster and Greycoat Foundation for the annual Day of Athletics competition. We had an array of students, staff, governors, trustees and parents all around the track, absolutely boiling in the 30 degrees heat and there was a great atmosphere.

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David Burrill CCF Visit

17th Jun 2022
Senior School

Since taking over their new roles within the CCF, the Lower Sixth cadets have been developing their leadership skills.  On Wednesday, we were fortunate to have a visit by David Burrill who was, for 32 years, a member of the British Army Intelligence Corps. 

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