If your Child is to be absent from School, please inform the School Office by 9.30am either by phone 5221 5221, email firstname.lastname@example.org 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
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Term Dates for 2018 also.
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Parents & Friends News
Parents and Friends meeting - Monday 30th July 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
Wow…wasn’t Canberra Camp a blast! Last week the Year 5 and 6 students drove to Canberra for five days to learn more about Australia and our Democracy. During Camp, we went to a number of places including The Old and New Parliament Houses, The AIS...read more
Last week the Year 5 and 6 students, teachers and supporting parents travelled to Canberra. What an amazing experience for our students. For some, venturing interstate was an exciting prospect. Having been studying the concept of government and in particular...read more
Since the introduction of the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program to our Year 3 and 4 classes in 2017, our students have loved nurturing their gardening skills, learning about growing and harvesting produce and cooking delicious meals....read more
Hello Everyone! It has been so busy in here that it’s amazing to know that we are nearing the end of second term. You really don’t know how fast time passes with children all around. The past month we tried different cooking activities to suit different taste buds...read more
On Tuesday 29th May, four of our Year 6 students represented St John’s at the Geelong College Challenge. The students, Leah, Harrison, Lila and Mitchell rotated around five challenges throughout the day, which included a Maths Relay, Robot...read more
Once again, the St John’s Mother’s Day Fete and Community Market was a huge success! Our thanks go to all those who prepared in the rain and wind on Friday to ensure everything was ready for what turned out to be a lovely day on Saturday. The...read more
Next week is National Reconciliation Week (27 May to 3 June) and is a chance for all Australians to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and histories, to share that knowledge and to help us grow as a nation. In our Library classes recently, we have...read more
St John’s Lutheran School student, Sarita represented Expressions Ballet Academy at the Asian Grand Prix International Ballet Competition (Sydney regional semi-finals) recently. Sarita participated in masterclasses and performed the candide fairy solo...read more
The Preps experienced their first School excursion to Christian College’s Back Creek Farm this Term. It was a great way to kick start our learning about our new Integrated Studies topic: Food - where does it come from? The sun was shining for this...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more