If your Child is to be absent from School, please inform the School Office by 9.30am either by phone 5221 5221, email email@example.com or by using the SMS service “0418712263”.
Please note this number will only send and receive SMS messages - it will not receive telephone calls.
Friday 7th June - Pupil Free day (Report Writing) for School Students, Kindergarten to operate as normal.
End of Term 2: Friday 28th June 2.30 pm finish for School Students, Kindergarten to finish as usual.
Parents & Friends News
All welcome - If you would like to be involved in the P&F, please come along, we'd love to meet you.
Next P&F Meeting - Monday 17th June 7.30pm
All School News
Last week Prep – Year 2 students participated in a session about FOOD & MOOD. They learnt about the connection between our food and our emotions and how healthy food helps us to be calm and learn at our best. The children learnt about calming...read more
On Wednesday 24th April we held our annual ANZAC Service on our school oval. Our community came together to show our respects for the ANZACs. We welcomed special guests: Ms Christine Couzens (MP), a representative on behalf of Mr Richard Marles (MP) and Mr...read more
Reading to the PrepsEvery Thursday afternoon, we have the exhilarating opportunity to read a fun picture story book to the Preps for them to enjoy. As Library Captains we have the pleasure to select, practice and present an exciting book for our amazing...read more
There was a buzz in the air as the students stepped off the bus, eager to begin their Yr 4 camp experience. Upon our arrival, we were greeted by Shane Jurecky, Principal of Good Shephard Lutheran College. This was going to be home for the next...read more
Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden has resumed for the Year 4 students this week. In the Garden we harvested pak choy, a HUGE eggplant, silverbeet, red and green capsicums, radishes, lettuces and tomatoes! In the Kitchen we cooked, Chinese stir...read more
Dear families We have had another busy but wonderful start to the term. We look forward to many things this term – especially our Community Market for Mother’s Day on Saturday 11 May. Please join us for this wonderful day of fun and bring your friends. This is GLC St...read more
Bonjour!On Monday 18th March we held a French Connection morning to celebrate GLC St John’s new French Immersion and Création & Construction programs.We were so lucky - the sun was shining and there was delicious French food to sample, provided by an...read more
At Chapel this week, Mrs Macdonell’s ‘M&Ms’ helped to launch a new Mental Health Initiative – Be You. They reminded us that we are all unique and wonderfully created by God – with individual gifts, talents and qualities. At St John’s we strive to help...read more
As we begin the process of interviews for students starting school in 2020, it may be a great time to review some aspects of school structures. A few questions recently have been a timely prompt to share more about the busy days of school, curriculum, reporting,...read more
Anxiety is a normal part of our survival instinct which helps to keep us safe and respond in threatening situations. However, some children react more quickly and intensely and find it harder to get their anxious feelings under control. Families can do a lot to...read more
Over the past week students from all different grades have had so much fun working together, experimenting and building fabulous creations with our new wooden blocks! C’était génial!read more