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 For Elderly Victims of Crime

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.

St John’s Achieve the PE and Sport Triple!

After an extensive validation visit last Monday, St John’s have been awarded the gold Youth Sport Trust Quality mark. This is  in recognition of all the work and dedication  to PE and Sport here at St John’s. This means we have achieved the three major PE and Sport awards available to schools for 2014-15, the […]

Ordsall Hall

Last week, Year 4 had a fantastic trip visiting Ordsall Hall. The children experienced what life was like during the Tudor times for the wealthy and the poor.  Year 4 went into a Tudor kitchen, bedroom and main dining hall.  They dressed up in Tudor clothes, armour and performed a Tudor dance, whilst learning about Henry VIII and his […]

Year 5 Advent Assembly

Thank you to Miss O’Connor’s Year 5 for bringing us into the season of Advent with a lovely assembly. The assembly touched on themes of Joy, Hope, Love and Peace to remind us that these ingredients provide us with the true meaning of Advent and Christmas this time of the year. You can watch the […]

Orphanage Donation

Thank you to everyone who brought old toys, clothes etc in for the orphanage. The lady who founded the orphanage was in the Manchester Evening News last week. There is a link if you would like to read a little bit more about the Gapolunya Foundation.

Key 103 Toy Appeal

St John’s is an official drop off point for the Key 103 Toy Appeal

Golden Jumper

Congratulations to last week’s Golden Jumper winners. Erica and Luke received the jumper for their excellent reading and writing. Niamh, Sacha, Eduardo and Sophie have been fantastic for Mr McGinley and Miss Murphy, always being well mannered and going the extra mile in their work. In year 3 Roman is always completing what Miss Gilleece asks, […]

Beech Road Lights Switch On

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!

Manchester Cross Country Champions

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 […]

Year 4 Remembrance Assembly

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 […]

St.Johns at Trafford Athletic Cross Country meet.

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 !  

Tour For Future Admissions

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