Kinder students farewell!

St John’s Kinder wrapped up its program for 2017 this week, celebrating the students’ achievements and special moments in their final kinder year. To celebrate, Farm2U made a special visit to Red and Yellow group, with some very cute baby animals enjoying the extra...

St John’s Fete – Supporting our communities

Each year 10% of the profits from the School Fete support local and overseas charities.  This year, 5% donated to Australian Lutheran World Service, 2.5% to Geelong Mums and 2.5% to Strive2Thrive.  Strive2Thrive is a unique exercise and wellbeing program, servicing...
Principal’s Message

Principal’s Message

It is hard to believe that another year has passed, the school year has finished and apart from a few loose ends, focus is starting to shift onto 2018.  I am always surprised by how quickly one year ends and before we know it, the new one has begun and away it goes...
The passing of Garry Matuschka

The passing of Garry Matuschka

Garry Matuschka, who passed away on December 11th  2017, was the founding principal of St John’s Lutheran School in 1962. On February 6th, 1962, St John’s School opened its doors to 47 pupils, taught by only two teachers, Garry Matuschka and Marcia Lubke. In a school...