Parents & Friends News
Bunnings BBQ - Saturday September 23 - Volunteers Needed - Please respond to the Caremonkey notice your availabilty.
Seed Creations Catalogue Fundraiser - coming home next week.
Primary School News
We look forward to welcoming Sue Ellis, St John’s Lutheran School’s new Campus Principal at the beginning of 2018. Sue is currently the Head of Junior School at Encounter Lutheran College in Victor Harbor (South Australia), a position she has held since 2013. Sue...read more
Apart from the chilly weather that greeted me, it was a pleasure to return from my long service leave. Traveling and sight-seeing in Ukraine was a wonderful experience! It was a pleasure to visit so many historical sites as well as meet friendly and welcoming people....read more
The library at St John’s Lutheran School was buzzing on Tuesday morning, opening its doors to our parents for Open Library Day. A beautiful collection of hand-chosen books from Torquay Books was available for parents to purchase and donate back to our library, or to...read more
Kitchen Garden Meal Time Regular meal times help to promote physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. The aim of the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden program is to provide a pleasurable experience that will positively influence children’s food choices, attitudes...read more
After a very busy Term 2 with weekly sowing, planting, watering and tending the garden, students in Years 3 and 4 are now harvesting plenty of vegetables and herbs ready for cooking. The carrots we pulled were long and wonky, the beetroots were different sizes and the...read more
In today’s world of electronic payments and internet banking, it is difficult to teach children the value of money. When you’re at the shops, how often do you pay with actual cash? Australians only use cash for 37% of purchases, mainly for goods costing under $10. Our...read more
100 Days of School in 2017 It was a very exciting week for our J4 and J5 students last week who celebrated 100 days of school in 2017. This important milestone was celebrated with a fun-filled day with students dressing up as 100 year-olds. It was a sea of grey hair,...read more
The St John’s Lutheran School Choir will take the stage at the Geelong Schools Music and Movement Festival on Monday 14th August at Costa Hall. Our talented singers will be performing two well-known hits “A Whole New World” and “Hallelujah”. We hope you will come...read more
19 – 26 August 2017 St John’s Lutheran School will be celebrating Book Week with a very special event to be held on Thursday 24th August featuring this year’s Book Week theme “Escape to Everywhere”. When the theme was announced, our Librarian Lynn Lytzki’s mind began...read more
Puberty Session - Mums and Daughters Afternoon Tea St John’s hosted a special session for Grade 4 students and their mums with Kimberley Thomas, a qualified puberty educator. The group shared a cuppa and a treat and chatted about the many and wonderful changes young...read more
Welcome back to Term 3! I hope that everyone was able to have a good break from school and enjoy some rest and relaxation with their families…even though there were a few very frosty mornings! Concert This term will be jam packed with many exciting events. We will...read more
The lunchtime clubs timetable is available.read more