Creative Craft Club

Here are some photos of the lovely wire bugs and gift bags from Creative Craft Club!

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Football Finals - What a Result!

Congratulations to our y5 boys on their outstanding performance at Manchester City Academy today. Every game was close with some being decided by golden goal and penalties. After battling hard the boys made it to the final only narrowly losing 1-0 to become silver medalists for…

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Y5 Adinkra Art:Update

Adinkra are visual symbols, originally created by the Ashanti of Ghana and the Gyaman of Cote d'Ivoire in West Africa. They represent concepts or aphorisms and are extensively used in fabrics, pottery, logos and advertising. Year 5 have made their own stamps by imprinting symbols on polystyrene…

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Please Read

The appalling attack at the Manchester Arena last night is currently being treated as a suspected terrorist incident. All our thoughts are with the families and friends of those who have lost loved ones or been injured or traumatised. The police, hospitals, Council and emergency services are doing…

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Y2 Quids In

Year 2 have been getting hands on! It's always great to make maths real life, and there is no better way than with money! 

Unfortunately, the only money in school is plastic.  However, it's a great way for the children to visualise, break down and understand the value of different coins and…

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Y6 Structural Engineers

Y6 have been investigating how to join and combine materials using different components. They have also been looking at how to reinforce structures.

In addition to the obvious questions about the strength of materials and their properties, the project sparked lots of interesting conversation.…

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Y1 Handa's Surprise

Year 1 have been studying the wonderful story, 'Handa's Surprise'.  A short story of glorious images from an African village, that conveys the sights, smells and colours of the landscape, its animals and its food, told as much through pictures as through words. 

The children decided to put…

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Letter from Brain Tumour Research

Anita Hopkin, PTA Vice Chair received this lovely letter thanking St John's for our 'Wear a Hat' contribution. 


Dear Anita,


Thank you so much for raising £341.85 through your Wear a Hat Day event, this really is a fantastic amount. I wanted to let you know that we are so grateful…

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This Week...

..It's Been another busy week at St.John's! From trips to the farm to winning trophies at the Chorlton Maths Championship! 

Remember you can see what all the children have been up to by looking at our photo gallery page here

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A Great Big Thank You...

.....From CAFOD 



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