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19 July 2017

Sports Week 2017!

Sports week 2017 proved to be another highly enjoyable week at St John’s. Even though the weather wasn't with us this year, we managed to complete 3 of our 4 School Games days and then the 4th on Monday! Archery was a popular choice with our Y3 children as it was the activity chosen ...

18 July 2017

PTA Thank You to the Teachers

On Monday the PTA sent in a box of treats for the teachers to enjoy during the last week of term. We wish to say a big thank you for all they do for our children and the support they give to the PTA especially in their own time.  We wish them all a happy summer holiday...

18 July 2017

Nursery Fun Day!

It's been a fantastic year for St.John's Nursery. They've worked their socks off - painting, drawing, dancing, running, sharing and learning about the world around them. To celebrate all their hard work the children had a Fun Day with, with a treasure hunt, fancy dress, balloons and a...

17 July 2017

Y2 Cheer Team - Star Performers

What a wonderful performance from our Y2 cheer squad! Our special invite to the South Manchester dance festival was a very special occasion for us all. The Y2 children have all been offered cheerleading coaching this year and then after everyone had had a turn, names were drawn out of a hat for t...

14 July 2017

Year 6 Manchester United Champions!

On a wet Tuesday night, St John's took football teams down to Loreto. The competition was fabulous and great fun but also very physical too. Our 2 teams put in tremendous performances with 1 of the teams being crowned champions for 2017.  Many thanks to the super leaders from Loreto w...

13 July 2017

Quadkids Athletics Finals

Congratulations to our Y5/6 athletics squad on achieving bronze medals at the recent Quadkids event. The Quadkids event is an all-around athletics event where children are expected to cover all areas of athletics - running, jumping and throwing. Congratulations too must go to the Manchester Athle...

11 July 2017

Y4 Skateboarding@Projeckts MCR

Projeckts Manchester, have been visiting the children in Year 4, introducing Skateboarding! Skateboarding is a great way to exercise and have fun at the same time. It has been proven to increase balance, agility, coordination, and reaction time. It specifically targets the leg muscles and core...

10 July 2017


The sun shone, the music played and the St John's community came out in force to get physical! What a day we had to explore all types of physical activity and fun sessions from fitness training to bug hunting and Irish dancing to whacky races, Physicool had it all. Huge thanks to all ...

7 July 2017

Great Science Share 2017

The Great Science Share took place on the 5th July. Over 200 schools signed up to take part and hundreds of young people took the lead in sharing what they enjoy about STEM subjects. Many thanks to all the partners and teachers who made it possible.

7 July 2017

The Jungle Book 2017!

There was singing, dancing and lots and lots of laughter!! The Jungle Book was an outstanding success!! All the children looked, sounded and performed like professionals - it's safe to say there is some talent in the Year Group!  It takes hard work, commitment and patience to produ...

6 July 2017

Year 4 Visit Islamic High School for Girls

Year 4 were kindly invited to the Islamic High School for Girls on High Lane. The children were given a tour of the school, learnt about the 5 Pillars of Islam and even learnt how to write their own names in Arabic. Before the trip, some of the children weren't sure what to expec...

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