Gold Again!

St John's have been awarded School Games Mark Gold for the 7th year running! This is a huge achievement and shows the dedication to PE, sport, physical activity and competition from all the pupils, staff and families at St John's.

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PTA Coffee Morning

Thank you to everyone who supported our coffee morning on Friday. We raised a fantastic £250 towards learning land.

There was an amazing selection of homemade cakes and stalls from our very own creative parents. The second hand uniform sale was a big success.

We were sad that this was Anita…

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National School Sport Week 2017

National School Sport Week is a huge celebration of everything that is great about PE and school sport. This week pupils will be taking part in a range of sporting activities from, traditional sports such as football, hockey or netball, or alternative activities such as archery, dance or BMXing,…

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Y1 Muti-Sports

Y1AOC made the most of the warm weather! During a PE lesson, children built on their previous learning of Fundamental Movement Skills by using sporting equipment to strike, jump and throw - resulting in some amazing games being made up by our mini athletes!

Well Done Y1!
 

 

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Tri Golf Tournament

What a fabulous week for tri golf we've had at St John's this week. We've been lucky enough to have 3 teams in 3 separate events at Platt Lane Sports Complex.
 
Our Y4 squad became Manchester champions and our Y5 squad came an amazing 3rd place out of 13 schools! 
 
Our Y4 squad will…
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Important PTA Dates June/July 2017

Dear All

The final PTA meeting of this school year will be held on Tuesday 27th June at 6.30pm in the School Staffroom. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please come along and get involved. 

Our last Coffee Morning will be held on Friday 30th June. Again, everyone is welcome to attend. If you…

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St.John's A.B.C 10 Year Anniversary

St.John's Amateur Boxing Club is 10 years young in the making!
To celebrate they're holding an open day with a range of exciting activities, stalls and live music!
The club is a big part of the community and does incredible charity/youth work within and beyond the Parish.
It'll be a great…
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Y4 Growing and Changing

Children in Y4 have been looking at important life achievements. From Christenings to First Holy Communion, it's clear to see the physical changes but it's also important to reflect and celebrate the differences - which is very important in a school community that is split betwen Manchester United…

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Y5 Leading the Way: Bikeability

Children in Year 5 have been doing their Bikeability Safety training.  This involves learning skills on a bicycle in the about safe cycling. 

Below are just some of the skills the children learnt during the training:

Level 1

At Level 1 new riders learn to control and master their bikes in…

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Y6 Spanish Exchange 2017!

We're 2 days in and so far it's been incredible! There has been laughter, sunshine and all around good times! Yesterday, the Spanish Children explored St.John's, visiting each classroom and Year Group and also tried some traditional games on the Astro. Today, all the children explored Manchester…

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