Nigran Reunion

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Job’s Day At St. John’s

Yesterday was ‘Job’s Day’ at St. John’s. The children dressed up in outfits, showing what jobs they would like in the future. The children were also treated to a variety of talk’s from an Orthopaedic Surgeon, an Animator, the Fire Services, an Engineer, an Illustrator, a Dietician, Ambulance services and a TV Director! A big thank […]

St John’s Football Team at White Hart Lane

Good luck to our Year 6 football team today, who are representing Manchester United. They have made the journey down to London to participate in the National Premier League School Tournament at White Hart Lane!  

Spanish Exchange 2015

This year, we will celebrate our 10th Anniversary of children, teachers and parents from CEIP Humberto Juanes in Nigran coming over to visit our school! The welcome that everybody has received in Spain, year after year, has been overwhelming and we are positive that our school will reciprocate the same hospitality at our tenth anniversary […]

Golden Jumper

This week’s wonderful KS1 Golden Jumper winner’s are…

Arison Gallery Competition success 2015

Arison Gallery have chosen their finalists to appear in this year’s Children’s Art Competition Exhibition and once again St John’s children feature prominently in the shorlisted entries. From Tuesday’s Y3&4 art club, well done Thomas L, Clare M, Antonia R, William P, Evie SP and Millie P. From Wednesday’s Y1&2 art club, congratulations Gracie B, Lila […]

Ellie Simmonds!

What a special time for some of our children who attended a great afternoon with Ellie Simmonds, the gold winning Paralympic Athlete. Ellie was so kind to us, making an effort to learn all our names. She answered all our questions carefully and was interested in what sports we all enjoy doing – including swimming of course! […]

Manchester United Stars

Having recently won the Manchester United tournament to advance to the National Premier League Finals at White Hart Lane. The St. John’s Year 6 football team were presented to a crowd of over 19,000 at Old Trafford, during the match between Manchester United u21s vs Manchester City u21s. What an amazing experience!

‘Breaking’ News!

Great news! The eggs have hatched in the nursery and the chicks have arrived. View the video here

New Outdoor Play Area

Year 1 had a great time in the new PTA funded Outdoor Play Area. You can view the photo’s here

Nepal Fundraiser

Well done to our students for organising a fantastic cake sale to raise money for the earthquake disaster in Nepal. The students have raised over £200 so far, which will be given to the Distasters Emergency Committee after 22nd May.

Change 4 Life Fun Festival

What a brilliant afternoon of physical activity and fun! 10 of our children and 3 leaders from year 6 were selected to attend the festival led by the coaches from Manchester Giants. There was a giant circuit covering the astro with a range of activities. Our children were brilliant and gave every activity their best. […]


Congratulations to our Y4/5 Girls football squads on their fantastic performances this year in the leagues run by Manchester City FC. One of our girls teams have made it to the regional finals to represent Manchester in the Greater Manchester Summer School Games. The Y4/5 boys squads also put in great performances this year with […]

Premier League National Finals

Our year 6 footballers have had a highly successful year. The peak of success (so far) was on winning the Manchester United tournament. The boys now go on to represent Manchester United at the national final held at White Hart Lane stadium on Thursday 21st May. The draw for the National final was on Match of […]

Netball Success

The netballers had a great night on Thursday – fun, laughter and success! After winning all their games it’s Part 2 this week and we wish them all the best. Well done year 6!!

Key Stage One. Golden Jumper

Well done to Tiernan, Scarlett, Lorenzo, Caitlin, Stephanie, Patrick, Tallula and Maisie for exceptional behaviour and working very hard last week.

Cross Country

Well done to all the cross country runners this week, representing St John’s at Longford Park.

Last Week’s Fantastic Golden Jumper Winners!