Farm to Fork Tesco Trip

Children in year 1 visited Tesco to learn all about different foods. They were told all about different fruits and vegetables and the fish on the fish counter.  They had taste experiences Read More

Where does all our food come from?

Year 1 have visited Ash End Farm to learn about where our food comes from.   The children investigated the allotments where they discovered lots of things about different fruits, vegetables and Read More

Fabulous flowers in Memorial Park

Children in Year 1 had an exciting visit to Memorial Park on Thursday to investigate different types of flowers. The children created drawings after looking at flower gardens, wild flowers, trees that Read More

New after school timetable available

The new timetable for the after school activities has been added to the website. We run a variety of after school clubs for pupils at John Gulson Primary School. Please contact the Read More

Fit Kit – Positive Youth Group

On 28th April 2015, Year 3 had a visit from some special visitors from ‘Positive Youth Group’. These special visitors came to teach the children lots of different sports and enhance the Read More

Year 4 go to Coombe Abbey!

On Thursday, Year 4 went on a trip to Coombe Abbey as part of our ‘The Great Outdoors’ topic. The children leant all about how to build an outdoor shelter safely to Read More

Beautiful Butterflies

Year Two were set a challenge for their homework over the Easter Holidays to create their own butterflies using any materials they liked. The results are fabulous! Well done Year Two! Read More

Easter Bonnet Parade

Children created their Easter Bonnets ready for the Easter Parade. There were some very imaginative and creative ideas. WELL DONE all those children who took part. Some of the amazing Easter bonnets Read More

Viking Model Mayhem

Children in Year 1 have had a visit from Anthony James who showed them how to create amazing Viking models. Children had fun designing and creating their own replica Viking artifacts. Read More

Reception and Nursery children meet ‘The Animal Man’

The Reception and Nursery children had an exciting day meeting all of the different animals, which were brought in by ‘The Animal Man’. They were able to see, touch and feel a Tarantula, Read More


Scope Face 2 Face Workshop

Scope Face 2 Face Christmas Craft workshop with Crafts and Giggles

Make Christmas Ceramic Decorations – paint ceramic stars, snowflakes and ginger men with paints and glitters.
Create fun Christmas key rings, full of sparkle and smiles.
Free buffet lunch included.

Date: Saturday 19th December / Time 11am -2pm

Venue: Koco Buildings, Resource Centre,
15 Arches, Spon End, Coventry, CV1 3JQ

Please text, email or call:

Phone: 07436 792933

Code Club @ City College

code clubCity College would like to start a Code Club and are looking for 10 – 15 pupils that can join them for one hour a week after school.

Thursdays 17:00 for 12 weeks starting January 2016.

Code Club is a nationwide network of after-school coding clubs for 9 – 11 year olds.
Code Club provide step-by-step activity sheets for the pupils to follow so they can create games, animations and websites, learning the key concepts of programming at the same time.
If you have pupils that would like to join then please can you contact
Stuart or Cheryl to discuss

Poppy Appeal Result

poppyCongratulations to everyone who helped raise a brilliant £142.33 for the poppy appeal.

Reading For Pleasure

booksMany thanks to our lovely volunteers Mr Stevenson, Miss Mangaria, Mrs Adamgee, Mr Mbarushimana, Mrs Webberley Holmes, Mr Sweatman, Mrs Edgar, Mr MacKintosh and Mr Nash who will all be beginning lunchtime and after school reading clubs next week. There will be reading clubs in every year group from Reception to Year Six. We can’t wait to see which exciting books will be read in these clubs! Updates coming soon…Happy reading all!


One Body One Life 12 Month Checks

One Body One LifeThe One Body One Life Team returns to John Gulson to check in on all the parents and children who participated in their 8-10 week course last year on Healthy eating and Living. Those parents would have been written to personally inviting them into school. We welcome you back and look forward to seeing parents and families attending with their children on the 23rd of November at 9:55am. Please report to main reception where you will be escorted to the venue by the One Body One Life Team.