Robinwood live tweet updates!

Keep up to date with all our Year 6 students as they tweet live from the Robinwood activity centre @St_Johns_RC  

Year 6 Assembly on Peace

Last Friday, Mr Smithers’ year 6 class presented a wonderful assembly for Key Stage 2 and parents. The theme of the assembly was on ‘Peace’ and includes some fantastic acting, dancing and singing. Watch the assembly again by clicking on the video link.

Art Club: House Saints

Art club were given a special commission to design and create individual mosaics to celebrate our four House Saints; St. Clare, St. Teresa, St. Francis and St. Vincent. The Y5 and Y6 Thursday club rose admirably to the challenge, carefully using glass mosaic tiles, glass beads and broken ceramic tiles fixed to wooden boards and […]

Loreto High Students

Keeping the link strong between St John’s RC and Loreto High School, we have photos of some former St John’s students showcasing their musical talents at a PTA coffee morning last term.

What A Team!

On Monday night, our indoor athletics squad represented St John’s brilliantly at the Central Manchester Indoor Athletics at Loreto High School. With smiles on their faces and a determined approach to do their very best, our athletes put maximum effort into all the events. From speed bounce to javelin everyone was trying for a personal […]

Irish Dancers

A huge congratulations to all of our Irish dancers in Year 2. Patrick, Annie, Sadie, Emily, Grace, Caitlin and Orla all took part in the dance competition at Chorlton Irish Club over the weekend. They each all brought back trophies and medals, making the whole of St John’s RC very proud!

Manchester Evening News Primary School Ratings

The Manchester Evening News have recently carried out analysis using government data to rate primary schools throughout the UK. St. John’s are extremely pleased and proud to have been placed in the top 5 primary schools in Manchester and in the top 200 primary schools nationally. Click on the link below to view the breakdown of how […]

City of Manchester Cross Country Squad Selection Success

Congratulations to Ethan, Sadie, John, Tyrell, Tom and Carmen for their selection for the City of Manchester cross country squad. The children  were selected because of their outstanding performance in the recent City wide finals. The children will represent the City of Manchester at the Greater Manchester Cross- Country championships in March at Heaton Park. […]

Super Swimming Trials

Congratulations to all our super swimmers for the amazing standard of swimming at the trials yesterday. Nearly 60 boys and girls gave their best at the trials to try and be part of the St John’s swimming squads for 2015.   Miss Vecchione was really impressed with the standard as were the swimming teachers from […]

Christmas Guitar Performance

The guitar players of St John’s put on a brilliant performance of Christmas songs before the half term break. In case you missed it, a video of the performance is available below!!

Cross Country

Just before the half term break, the St. John’s Cross Country team competed at a running event at Longford Park. A big well done to the Girls team who finished 1st overall and the Boys coming 3rd. The next Cross Country event is on Saturday 31st January  

Nursery Nativity

Well done to the nursery children for putting on a fantastic show in front of parents. Thank you to Mrs Joyce, Mrs Moran, Mrs Kehoe, Mrs Baines, Mrs Birrane  and Miss Kelly for organising the wonderful performance. There are photos of the nativity below  

St. John’s Music Extravaganza

Congratulations to all the St. John’s musicians for putting on a fantastic Music Extravaganza show for Key Stage 2 and parents. A big thank you to Mr Sanderson for organising the performance with the children. You can view photos of the show here…

Christmas Toy Appeal

Thank you very much to all the parents and children who donated towards the Key 103 Christmas Toy Appeal over the past few weeks. The St. John’s Chaplains visited the drop off point with a substantial amount of gifts and even met the Key 103 radio presenters Mike Toolan and Chelsea Norris.

St John’s Choir Performance at Manchester College

Last Friday, the St. John’s School Choir performed a beautiful Christmas Carol at Manchester College. The event was organised by the Greater Manchester Police, in which the children sang for elderly victims of crime. Well done to the children representing the school in such a positive manner. You can view the brilliant performance below  

Christmas Show

A big well done to Key Stage One for performing their wonderful Christmas shows this week. A lot of time and effort went into the play from the children and the teachers. The Year 1 show was called ‘The Grumpy Sheep’ and the Year 2 production ‘Do You Believe in Father Christmas?’ Thank you to the parents […]

Comedy Drama Performance

Well done to the comedy drama club for putting on an extremely funny show for all of Key Stage 2 to enjoy. Click on the photos to enjoy some of the Christmas themed sketches the comedy drama club performed earlier on  

St John’s RC Primary Choir

The St. John’s choir performed on Wednesday evening at St. John’s church. Incase you missed the fantastic performance, make sure you watch the private rehearsal below.