Last Day of Term 4 2017

Wednesday 13th December, Kinder - Yellow Group finishes at 11am &  School finishes at 3.30pm
Thanksgiving Evening, 7pm 


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Term Dates for 2018 also.
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Parents & Friends News
Please drop off any donations for Geelong Mums into the School Office by Friday 8th December

Primary School News

The Joy of Singing

Without a doubt, St John’s students are beautiful singers. Under the guidance of our remarkable music teacher, Mrs Howard, along with choir and class music, our students are a joy to listen to. Their voices coming together is truly remarkable to listen to. Robin Mann,...

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MAD Hatter Group Visit One Care

The MAD Hatter social justice group had one final opportunity to serve the community this week when they visited OneCare to help pack and decorate hampers for families in need this Christmas.  OneCare is a local non-profit organisation located in Geelong West, which...

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Junior Chef Cooking Classes

This term, Prep to Year 2 students have enjoyed weekly Design and Technology rotations, including Junior Chef cooking classes with Mrs Kratzmann. They have made and enjoyed eating frozen rainbow fruit skewers, mini pizza bites and Jamie Oliver style pancakes (pear,...

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Geelong Mums Needs Your Help!

Our Parents and Friends Committee are reaching out to support Geelong Mums and we hope our community will join them to support this great cause. Geelong Mums support parents and children experiencing hardship and work to rehome new and pre-loved baby goods and nursery...

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Chess Challenge

Last Monday’s chess challenge was well-attended by students from both our school and Geelong Lutheran College and conducted in our School Hall.   Our guests from GLC enjoyed their time with us and competing as a school community. There were forty-two competitors who...

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St John’s Trivia Night

Walking through the doors at the Newtown Event Centre was a walk down memory lane - 80’s memorabilia of movie posters and musicians lined the walls, prompting a nostalgic memory of teenage years. The room was abuzz with anticipation and excitement for the night ahead,...

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Campus Principal Report – Week 6

It is hard to imagine that there are less than four weeks left until the end of the term. So many exciting activities are constantly occurring both in and out of the classroom. Students are engaged and challenged in so many ways! Our Kindergarten students from both...

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Carols in West Park

St John’s Lutheran School has partnered with Hodges Real Estate (Pakington Street) and Geelong West Neighbourhood House to present Carols in West Park on Sunday 26th November. This event is an opportunity to come together to celebrate the festive season and to give...

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Library News

Christine Couzens was a welcomed guest at St John’s, presenting the Premiers’ Reading Challenge certificates to our students.  Our students have read over 6600 books with our school regularly participating in the Challenge which has over 242,000 participants across...

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Devotional Thought

This week marked the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. The word ‘reformation’ means to make a change and make something new again. Martin Luther was a monk who lived in Germany 500 years ago. He was upset by the problems he saw in the church and wanted things to...

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Campus Principal Report – Week 4

Wednesday lunchtime’s ‘Busking Day’ event proved to be a successful. It was wonderful to witness the various buskers showcasing singing, dancing, illusion tricks, drawing skills as well as many other talents for their peers, staff and guests. It was great that so many...

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