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Report Writing Day - Friday 23rd November
No School, Kindergarten to operate as normal
Parents & Friends News
Parents and Friends AGM - Monday 26th November 7.30pm in the Staffroom.
All welcome - If you would like to be involved in the P&F, please come along, we'd love to meet you.
This week we enjoyed our very first St John’s Art Show. It is hard to describe the wonderful community atmosphere and celebration of creativity and energy expressed in the artworks. Celebrated international advisor on education, Sir Ken...read more
Exploring how a supermarket stores, sources and sells its fruit and vegetables has many excellent connections to our Kitchen Garden Program. Our Year 3/4 students went on a discovery where they were introduced to an array of rainbow-coloured...read more
This week the Kinder children met their student buddies as they prepare to transition from Kinder to Prep. The Kinder children and buddies worked together to colour in their invites to the upcoming Teddy Bears Picnic in Term 4. The Teddy Bears Picnic is the second...read more
This week the Brave Bears and Courageous Lions have been exploring their community by visiting Narana Creations Cultural Centre and the Easter Gardens Play Space. This term we have focused on learning more about Aboriginal Culture. We have been...read more
As Term 3 draws to a close, we can reflect and give thanks for a wonderful time of learning, community and celebration. The recent “Explorers Expo” held by the Year 3 and 4 classes was testament to the amazing learning that is going on in our classrooms. Attended by a...read more
Book Week Dress-Up day was fantastic with so many treasured book characters. The energy was uplifting and the school was buzzing. We all had so much fun… Thank you to all the parents who made this Dress-Up day so eventful, creating magical characters all...read more
The St John’s School Concert, “The Greatest Show” will be held at 7pm on Thursday 20th September at The Geelong Arena (110 Victoria Street, North Geelong). All students from Prep to Year 6 will be involved in showcasing their class item. Tickets are available online...read more
Book Week Schools and Kindergartens everywhere are enjoying the activities associated with Book Week. This year’s theme of ‘Find your Treasure’ has certainly resulted in some fantastic costumes and thematic activities. However, the true purpose...read more
Many thanks to members of the Geelong Lutheran College – Armstrong Creek and St John’s Lutheran School communities for their very warm welcome to me in my new role as the second College Principal. I am enjoying meeting the students, staff and parents of both schools....read more
Thank you to all of our community for their support of our Book Store as part of this year’s Open Library Day. It is a great opportunity for the Library to acquire some new books and support our Book Week partner – Torquay Books and a...read more
Last week, our Year 3 and 4 students enjoyed a wonderful 2-night camp at Camp Wilkin at Anglesea. The experiences were varied and exciting which gave all the students a chance to try something new. We are very blessed that our staff value camp experiences and...read more
Fridays are great at St John’s Kinder – the three-hour sessions are a quiet way to end to the week, where the children can reflect on their activities and engage in sustained play with minimal transitions. Term 1 involved lots of outdoor play...read more