Year 4AOB had a great afternoon making lanterns. We have been invited to bring our lanterns down to Beech Road Park on Thursday 27th November. The children will be given LED lights & cane to carry their lanterns. Paul from We R Adventurers gave up his time to support our lantern making. Thanks Paul!
St. John’s went to the Manchester City wide cross country as Central champions in both the boys and girls sections! It was all to run for! We were running against the best of the rest of the schools in Manchester. There were 140 boys running and 150 girls! It was very busy. The girls ran […]
On Friday, Mr Sutcliffe’s year 4 class delivered a moving assembly to commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women in the two World Wars and later conflicts. Please click on the link below to see the Assembly (apologies if the sound is muffled to begin with but it improves after a few […]
A massive well done to the boys and girls who took part at the cross country this morning at Longford Park Stadium. An extra special well done to Astrid, Kitty, Aoife and Carmen from Year 4. They took the bronze team medal, a fantastic group effort, well done girls !
The tour for future admissions for September 2015 will be taking place on 17th November at 2pm. If your child is not currently attending Nursery at St. John’s and you would like to attend, please telephone the office on 0161 881 1040
Don’t forget to check out the Golden Gallery page to see who has been awarded the Golden Jumper over the past few weeks.
A big thank you to the PTA, parents and carers for organising a fantastic Spooky Disco for the St John’s children. It was a hugely successful evening with some brilliant displays. The children’s outfits were wonderful and you can see how scary everybody looked in the video below
Congratulations to all the representatives who are supporting Miss Vecchione to drive PE and Sport forward in our school. The council have already secured gymnastics space at lunchtime, dodgeball for Autumn 2 lunchtimes and decided what PE skills they would like a child at St John’s to leave with before going to secondary school. They […]
I would like to introduce you to the first ever Chaplains at St John’s, they are:- Michael, Eve, Nell, David, Josie, Cialan, Sophie and Joseph. Here is a little video of them being commissioned by Cannon McBride at Salford Cathedral . The Chaplains will meet once a week and carry out various projects within the School and Parish . They will be […]
Y4DS had a great afternoon watching the track cycling at Manchester Velodrome this half term. They saw the best of the British cyclists in action and had a great time supporting the athletes to perform to the best of their ability. We are so fortunate to be invited to these amazing events – Manchester is […]
The chance of a lifetime! A special invite was received by St John’s to meet some of the Australian Commonwealth Swim team, watch them train at Manchester Aquatics Centre and then compete in a gala with the Australians team managing the St John’s teams. It was a very special day when we arrived at Manchester […]
St John’s have been awarded the School Games mark gold for the 3rd year running! Congratulations to all the children and the staff team for their continued commitment to PE, Sport and competition!
Last Friday, the first PTA coffee meeting of the term took place at St. John’s. The morning was a resounding success with home baked cakes, refreshments and live music as entertainment. The event was organised to raise money towards the children’s Adventure Playground target. A special thanks to everybody involved; the PTA, parents/carers and Loreto High School […]
Five very excited boys ran up to Miss Murphy in the playground at lunchtime to show their fantastic wooden tower! “Can we take a picture for the blog?” they cried! So here it is! Super teamwork and five happy faces! Well done Patrick, Cillian, Gregor, Sacha and Levi! Enjoy
Congratulations to this week’s Golden Gallery winners. Please click on the link below to view the latest superstars http://stjohnsrc.net/golden-gallery/ Keep up the good work!
On Tuesday afternoon the St. John’s children had a terrific time meeting author and illustrator Chris Riddell. Chris described what life was like as an author and illustrator and gave us a wonderfuly imaginitive account of his working day. The children were also treated to a reading of the first chapter of Chris Riddell’s new book ‘Goth […]
The Golden Gallery is back!!! This year pupils who have been awarded the weekly golden jumper for excellent work and behaviour, will also be placed onto the Golden Gallery. To access the Golden Gallery you can find the tab on the right hand side of the home page. Alternatively you can click on the Golden Gallery […]
Sewing Club Sensations The sewing club has got off to an exciting start with some projects already completed. The combining of learning new skills, working with new materials and equipment and producing finished pieces has made the Old Nursery a thriving area of activity of a Monday after school. A glance at the photos shows […]