Children in Need

On Friday our choir will be joining with other schools to perform on the television in the Children in Need choir. They will be popping up during the programme on BBC 1 from 7.30pm. In school during the day, we have asked the children to go wild with their feet -
we would like them to celebrate…

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The children in Year 5 have had a ‘smashing’ time this week! They have hosted some very special guests - 10 eggs were delivered and by Thursday all the eggs had hatched into wonderful little chicks. All the children in school have had a chance to hold the chicks and play with them and we’ve had…

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Y2 Memorial Day

The Year 2 children really did have a great time finding out about life for men and women before the First World War, what life was like in the trenches and what life was like for those left at home. They learned a lot through drama activities during their session with the Freshwater Theatre…

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News Letter Update No.7

All the latest and greatest from St.Johns!

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All Saints Day Celebration Mass

A huge thank you to Father McMahon for lending us his time, saying mass on this holy day of All Saints.  A special mention to Mrs O'Donoghue and her captivating clarinet playing skills, to which the children sang beautifully! 

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PTA Pudraiser 2017!

The PTA pudraiser is back and we are already busy distributing orders.

Based on the success of last year we have stocked the same five delicious flavours; traditional Christmas, sticky toffee, triple chocolate, luscious lemon and triple ginger. Due to popular demand in 2016 we have increased…

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Week 7 Photo Update

It's the final week of this term and what a start to the year! We've had adventures in our outdoor classroom, international exchanges, school council elections and the launch of "The Year of Cycling". We can't wait for all the new learning opportunities next half term, but first, it's time rest…

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Week 6 Photo Update

Last week we said goodbye to our Spanish friends, had the launch of the 'Year of Cycling' (filmed by the BBC!) and there was even a suspected UFO landing!

Take a look back at all the action,


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Passport to your Imagination

This term in art club the children have been travelling in their imaginations to Latin America to study the type and style of art created there. Their 'passports' were stamped each week as a new country was visited and studied.

The creations included coastal animal collages in the style of Mola…

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Terrific Towers

Y5&6 artclub have been busy looking at architecture and 3d structures.  

We spent time thinking about and drawing the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World before designing and creating towers which were put to the test against earthquake and hurricane forces.  Prizes were awarded for stability and…

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