Pirate Day

The children in Key Stage 1 had a fabulous day today!

They spent the day transforming themselves into little pirates; making treasure maps, swords and parrots. They also have the scars to prove it!

A big thank you to the Key Stage 1 staff for their hard work.

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Digital Leaders recommend learning how to type

Hello from the Year 4 Digital Leader Team.

We have been working hard all year to encourage our school community to gain an interest in computing and use technology safely.

We would like to share this excellent review with our parents / carers as we feel you could encourage your children to…

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Cycling Congratulations

We thoroughly enjoyed the Go Ride cycling competition hosted at Levenshulme High school today. We were lucky enough to be allocated 3 teams in this popular competition. All our cyclists performed brilliantly and we are through to the next round of the competition - the City wide…

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Year 4 & 5 - Boys Football Champions!

Today was a very successful day for year 5 at the recent city-wide football finals held at Manchester City Football Academy.

After making it to the city-wide finals through the challenging rounds, we were up against the best of the rest of the city. The schools in the competition were from…

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PTA Quiz

Please join us at our PTA quiz night Friday 20th April at 8pm at the Irish Centre.


Tickets are £5 per person and include pie & peas. All money raised will help to find the year 6 leavers books.


Tickets on sale at the school gate and via class reps. 


Please support this…

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First Holy Communion

We would like to thank Fr MacMahon, our dedicated teachers, parish catechists and parents for preparing our Year 3 children for their First Holy Communion. As the children took the Blessed Sacrament for the first time, they reflected on how this reminds us to follow in Jesus' footsteps. What a…

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Happy Easter_He is Risen!

Happy Easter!

Our wonderful aftercare team ran a competition to see who could create the best Easter egg design.

The effort these children put into their amazing designs is obvious. 

Congratulations to our winners who won an Easter egg each.

No wonder they are all wearing HUGE…

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Lent Assemblies

Thank you to our wonderful children, staff, parents/carers and parish community who have supported us during this Lent.

The children helped us remember why we are Christians and LOVE being part of this community.

All assemblies can be viewed on our website => Class Info => Class…

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We sang a mile with a smile for St Joseph's Penny

What a wonderful event to raise funds for St Joseph's Penny! 
We all walked to Longford Park whilst singing and smiling. Thank you to all of those who supported this event. 

Together we managed to raise £1,226.85 for children, mums and dads across the Diocese of Salford who need our…

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Manchester Schools Olympics_Terrific Tuesday

This Tuesday 20th March, was a terrific day for sport at St John’s. It was the day of the Greater Manchester Level 3 Winter School Games. St John’s were representing Manchester in four sports this year, Y3/4 gymnastics, swimming, tag rugby league and Y5/6 gymnastics. This is itself was an enormous…

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St John’s support learning in secondary Physical Education

Today some secondary PE colleagues from across Manchester came to visit St John’s. They wanted to view high quality Physical Education and were delighted by what they saw. They visited nursery, year1 and year 5 and were amazed at the outstanding level of work the children were producing.


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Morning stretch.

What a great way to start the school day.

Our gymnastics team meet regularly before school and take it in turns to lead the warm ups.


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