St John’s student wins international writing competition

Headmaster Simon Larter presenting the cheque to competition winner Rosie Varley

Headmaster Simon Larter presenting the cheque to competition winner Rosie Varley - Credit: Archant

A St John’s School student’s story will be seen across the world after she won a writing competition.

Rosie Varley, who is in Year Eight, took first prize and claimed a cheque for $250 (£167).

Her piece, ‘Run for me,’ will be feature in IES Magazine, a publication that is distributed to all the schools in St John’s network, which are in South Africa, Hungary and the United States.