100 Days of Prep

100 Days of Prep

It may look like 100 Years of School for our current crop of St John’s Preps as they appear to have raided the wardrobes of their grandparents and great grandparents. However, in reality it’s 100 Days of Prep that gave rise to celebrations at school this...
Camp Wilkin – Year 2/3 Reflections

Camp Wilkin – Year 2/3 Reflections

The Year 2 and 3 students had a wonderful time at Camp Wilkin , Anglesea on Monday and Tuesday July 22nd and 23rd. This overnight camp provided many new experiences and challenges. The students were exceptionally well behaved and got along well together in teams and...
Year 2 & 3 Walk a While in my Shoes

Year 2 & 3 Walk a While in my Shoes

As part of our ‘Individuals can make a difference’ unit of work, the Year 2 & 3 students undertook the ALWS Refu.me Challenge 3 Walk a while in my shoes. In Africa, the average distance a woman or child must walk to collect water is 6 kilometres. The students...
Year 6 Camp to Sovereign Hill

Year 6 Camp to Sovereign Hill

Our Year 6 students have enjoyed an amazing time at Ballarat’s magnificent living museum, Sovereign Hill. There was great enthusiasm for dressing in period costume and learning more about the ‘goldrush’ era of the 1850’s. During this phase in...
Year 4 Excursion to You Yangs

Year 4 Excursion to You Yangs

It was the ‘third time lucky’, but the day had finally arrived with the weather looking promising for a much-anticipated Year 4 excursion to the You Yangs. As part of the focus on our current Year 4 theme titled ‘My Place’ which explores Aboriginal and Indigenous...
Swimming Carnival

Swimming Carnival

It’s always brilliant to have a positive vibe around a sporting event and our Swimming Carnival was no exception. Students from Years 3 – 6 cheered for their teammates from the stands with every competitor eager to participate and earn points for their House team! It...