If your Child is to be absent from School, please inform the School Office by 9.30am either by phone 5221 5221, email admin@stjohns.vic.edu.au or by using the SMS service “0418712263”. Please note this number will only send and receive SMS messages - it will not receive telephone calls


Dates For Your Diary

Note these in your calendar,
they are not to be missed!
Term Dates for 2018 also.
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Parents & Friends News

Parents and Friends meeting - Monday 26th March 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

Harmony Day Celebrations

On Wednesday 21 March, the St John’s school community celebrated Harmony Day.  Harmony Day is a national celebration of Australian multiculturalism – it is about inclusiveness, respect and belonging for all Australians.  These are important...

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New Uniform Update

We have been receiving a lot of interest from families about the updated uniform that will be rolled out early 2019. Gary’s letter in January explained that there will some changes to both the Geelong Lutheran College and St John’s Lutheran School uniforms. The...

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Extend Update

This school term is nearing the end and so is the first term at After School Care. This term, the children were able to enjoy plenty of indoor and outdoor play.  Indoors they explored different art and craft activities with cotton bud paints, butterfly paints, thread...

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Meals for Families in Need

From time to time families in our School Community require meals to help them through some difficult events – be it illness, death or other trauma.  We currently have a group of families who help out during these times. Sometimes it is just a one off meal that is...

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Athletics and Cross Country 2018

It has been a busy few weeks on the St John’s sporting calendar, with students and families descending on Eastern Gardens for the Cross Country Carnival and Landy Field for Athletics. Our students produced some incredible performances and...

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Pako Festa

The 36th Pako Festa lit up Pakington Street on Saturday 24th of February, celebrating the theme ‘Reflections of Culture’. St John’s students marched proudly at the festival, one of Victoria’s largest cultural and arts celebrations. Students...

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STEM at St John’s

St John’s focus on STEM has been excitedly appreciated by the students and teachers alike, with the principles of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics integrated into classrooms and lunchtime activities. Students had their first...

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KidsMatter Survey

At St John’s, we have been utilising the KidsMatter Primary framework to guide our decisions relating to Mental Health and Wellbeing.  An important aspect of implementing the framework is the consultation with the School’s parent and carer community.  As well has...

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