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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.
Primary School News
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
There is always something special about the beginning of Term 4. The children are excited to be here, the uniforms are all freshly laundered and it is obvious how much the children have grown since last wearing their summer uniform. As part of our Kitchen Garden...read more
A small discussion group of parents (Armstrong Creek and St John’s) and staff met on Wednesday 19 September to discuss the proposed uniform concepts for 2019. A small selection of students had the opportunity to view and wear the new concepts, giving their own...read more
Over the last holiday break, five St John’s and GLC students represented the Geelong Marlins in the Ballarat Junior Water Polo Tournament. It was a great weekend with four out of the five students playing for the first time in this tournament. The...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
Preparation for the St John’s Concert 2018: ‘The Greatest Show’ is underway. There has been great excitement in the preparation for this year’s event with students singing and dancing their way around the yard. We welcome you all to join us at The Geelong Arena on...read more
On Sunday 26 August, a team of seven students from Years 5/6 represented our school at the ‘Tournament of Minds Competition’ held at Deakin University. The students who participated were Alex (S2), Sarah (S2), Brigitte (S3), Ranura (S1), Juliet (S2), Xavier (S2) and...read more
Today is Open Library Day and there is a buzz of book purchases and stories being shared between children, friends and family. Lia came in to visit exploring the book shop and discovered a book called " I want my Mummy " by Tracey Corderoy and...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 Prep classes had a magnificent day with clear blue skies at the Werribee Open Range Zoo as part of our Integrated Studies Unit: Feather, Fur, Scales and Skin. The children enjoyed engaging with Zoo staff members in the ‘Habitat Heroes’...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