Robotics in the Classroom

Robotics in the Classroom

Students in the  Years 5 and 6  are currently completing a unit on robotics.  This unit utilises LEGO MINDSTORM kits which contain the software and hardware to program robots.  By combining different programmable bricks (which is the coding language or instructions...

Prep Literacy Project

St John’s Prep teachers have been involved in a two-year Prep Literacy Project which began in 2016. This is an initiative by renowned educator, Michelle Hutchinson who has extensive knowledge in learning difficulties, particularly dyslexia. St John’s is part of a...
Tournament of Minds

Tournament of Minds

On Sunday 27th  August, a team of seven students from Years 5/6 represented our School at the ‘Tournament of Minds Competition’ held at Deakin University. The students who participated were Ned (S3), Imani (S3), Rebecca (S2), Luca (S1), Sarah (S2), Lila (S2) and Zach...
Book Week Celebrations

Book Week Celebrations

Hundreds of our favourite book characters converged on St John’s last Thursday to celebrate Book Week. Our students put in their best efforts to come up with colourful and creative characters to celebrate this special day. In keeping with this year’s theme “Escape to...