St George’s Day PTA Coffee Morning

Thank you to the PTA for organising another successful coffee morning. This time it was in celebration of St. George’s Day, with dance and gymnastic shows provided by the St. John’s students. Videos of the gymnasts and dancers will be on the blog next week

BMX Training

View photos of the Year 5’s enjoying their BMX training in the Sun yesterday

Golden Jumper Winners KS1

  Last week, Lex, Flinn, Heidi, Sofia, Cillian,Emma, Kate and Luke were all rewarded with the Golden Jumper for their fantastic work and behaviour

Nursery Farm Trip

The nursery children had a fantastic day at Reddish Vale farm yesterday. A huge thank you to all the parents who helped out by coming along and making the trip possible. You can view a slideshow of the photos below (to view full quality images change your youtube player settings to 720p or 1080p)

Nigrán Exchange Trip

Here at St John’s, we’re keeping our Spanish link strong with an exchange trip to Nigran. The Year 5 students are visiting the school C.E.I.P. Humberto Juanes and you can keep up to date with the trip via our twitter page

Holy Week Assemblies

In the build up to Easter, Year 5 & Year 6 each performed wonderful assemblies for the children and parents of St John’s. The Year 6 performed an extremely moving assembly on the Stations of the Cross. If you were unable to attend you can view the assemblies here.

The St. John’s Times

Welcome back, we hope everybody had a lovely Easter break. In case you didn’t receive a copy over the holiday, here’s the 1st issue of the St John’s Times. A newsletter written and created by the students of St. John’s RC The St. John’s Times: Issue 1

Last Week’s Golden Jumper Winners!

Well done to all the Golden Jumper winners. Keep up the hard work

Palm Sunday Assembly

Mr Cantillon’s Year 4 class started Holy Week with a wonderful assembly about Palm Sunday. On Palm Sunday Christians celebrate the triumphal entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem, the week before his death and resurrection. A big well done to Year 4, for a brilliant performance. If you were unable to attend, you can view the video here.

Cakes For Cafod

Janire and Ailis from Year 6, raised a wonderful ÂŁ128 for Cafod on Friday afternoon. They baked cakes from scratch and sold them outside of the school, all of their own accord. It’s fantastic to see such charitable efforts being made for a fantastic cause. Well done girls!

Nursery Easter Bonnet Parade

The nursery children hoped everybody enjoyed their Easter Bonnet Parade. If you were unable to attend you can watch a video of the children singing their hearts out here  

Day 2 at the Indoor Track!

On Wednesday we returned to the track for yet another athletics event. We had entered 2 teams into the event – Luke, Conor, Durelle, Francesca, Tazmin and Joe were St John’s Stars and Leon, Elijah, Aliya, Dominic and Corey were St John’s Champions. What a great day we had. We ran round the track many […]

Finalists Again

It was a huge achievement to make yet another City wide final, this time in Athletics. We went to the indoor arena on Tuesday along with the best of the rest of the athletes in Manchester. The winners from each of the areas met head on in a hard fought battle. We really tried our […]

KS1 Golden Jumper

Congratulations to the KS1 Golden Jumper winners. This week’s hard workers were Finlay, Elle, Megan, Joe, Dejon and Erin for earning the Golden Jumper this week.

St. Patrick’s Day Concert

What a fantastic day St. Patrick’s day was. Thank you to Father McMahon for the morning mass, the PTA for the food, cakes, drinks and the raffle. Also, thank you to the parents/community for attending the St. John’s Irish concert and well done to all musicians and dancers for the excellent performances. If you missed the […]

Tag Rugby Title Defended

Braving the weather and the mud, St John’s tag rugby team put in an impressive display on Monday to defend the Manchester Champions title for the 10th year running! Fabulous team play utilising individual skills was the order of the day! The team now continue to the regional finals (Level 3 Greater Manchester School Games […]

Mother’s Day Assembly

Miss Murray’s Year 4 produced a brilliantly funny yet heartwarming assembly all about this Mothering Sunday, which managed to bring many of the parents to tears! If you were unable to make the assembly click on the YouTube link to watch the full performance.

KS1 Golden Jumper

Well done to last weeks Golden Jumper Winners for fantastic behaviour and hard work