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

Glorious Gold, Super Silver, Brilliant Bronze and Fabulous Fourth!

What a gymnastics competition! This year the City wide gymnastics finals were yet again a hard fought battle. All our gymnasts put in great performances and we wowed the judges with our talent and flair! Performing individually in front of lots of people can be frightening but our Y2,3,4,5 and 6 pupils showed no sign of nerves […]

Strictly Come Chorlton

St John’s hosted the 2nd Strictly Come Chorlton dance festival last week where our local schools all gather to perform their favourite dance routines. There was a fantastic spread of dance styles from cheerleading to street dance, bollywood to zumba the show had it all. Our Y6 Cheerleaders and Y4 dancers put on a fabulous display […]

World Book Day

Click on the media link below to view photos of the children with their favourite books and participating in reading activities for World Book Day

Maths Morning

Last Wednesday, St John’s held a Maths Morning, where parents and children took part in mathematical related activities and challenges throughout the school. The Maths Morning was a huge success, thank you to the teachers for organising such a wonderful morning and to the parents who were able to take part in the activities. We received […]

Cheerleading Challenge

Our superb Y6 Cheerleaders had a special invite to the Moor Allerton Dance festival this year. The exciting festival covered lots of dance styles with ballet, street dance, cheerleading and musical theatre all being involved. Our cheerleaders outnumbered every other school and our noise, smiles and fabulous performance made us a sight to behold. The Zion […]

Lenten Rosary Group

Our Lenten Rosary Group got off to a flying start! Lots of children attended the lunchtime group last Friday and prayed a decade of the rosary, we focused on the sorrowful mysteries as it was a Friday and the children prayed for any sick people in our parish. The Rosary group will take place in […]

KS1 Golden Jumper Winners

Congratulations to this weeks KS1 Golden Jumper winners. Keep up the hard work boys and girls!              

MCFC Tournament

Last week, the year 5 football team experienced a fantastic day out, competing in the City Wide football tournament which was held at Manchester City’s brand new training complex.

Sophie Selected For Snow White!!

Article & Text From The Advertiser South Manchester Edition 18/2/15 ‘A talented young dancer has been selected to play the young Snow White in an upcoming London Children’s Ballet production at Sadler’s Wells. Sophie, 11, lives in Chorlton, where she goes to St. John’s Primary School, and attends theatre school The Dance Works in Eccles. She […]

Golden Jumper Winners KS1

A big well done to the children this week who were awarded with the golden jumper and earned certificates for outstanding behaviour and hard work. Well done to Josie, Isaac, Niamh, Austin, Eva, Amelia and Joe

VIDEO: Reception Chinese New Year. Dragon Parade

The Reception children also had a fantastic time celebrating Chinese New Year with a dragon parade throughout the school and for the St. John’s parents.