Relay for Life

By Tracey Wilson,

  2018 Relay for Life – Rite Journey Team – Belair National Park Information Pack Congratulations! You have registered for our St John’s Grammar Rite Journey team that will participate in the very special community event, Relay for Life, a fun and moving overnight experience that raises vital funds for Cancer Council’s research, prevention and  … Read more

Routines from the Rectory team…

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

Welcome to Term 4 to all families of children commencing, or returning, to the Rectory Program. If you are a new family to St John’s Rectory Program this term, I know that you will love being a part of our exceptional St John’s community and that you’ll be made to feel most welcome in our  … Read more

Calm environments at St John’s Grammar ELC

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

The start of each new term, semester or school year is a great time to reassess and remind ourselves about how important it is to respect and value the children’s needs of a calm and quiet environment inside. Here at the ELC, we support and encourage a calm and quiet environment, where children have the  … Read more

Welcome to Term 4 in the 4-year-old room….

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

We have enjoyed a delightful and busy start to our term. Week 1 brought about some challenging weather, and as most of you know, we didn’t have power for Monday or Tuesday. The children managed really well, and it was actually an excellent way for us to have some interesting conversations about how reliant we  … Read more

Middle School Subjects 2019

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

Timetabling for 2019 is well underway and the process has been very efficient thanks to the efforts of St John’s Grammar School students, parents and teachers during the subject selection process. Students will be notified of their 2019 elective subjects before the end of the year, typically in the final weeks of Term 4. We  … Read more

Relay for Life

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

Did you know that the Cancer Council SA have a Relay For Life event in Belair National Park? Well, they do, and on Saturday 3 November – Sunday 4 November, we will have a school team, continuously relaying around a track on Main Oval. The Year 9 Rite Journey classes will be representing our school,  … Read more

New technology initiatives from 2019

By Tim Wilson,

St John’s Grammar School is implementing some exciting new developments to our digital technology offering from 2019. JUNIOR CAMPUS At the Junior School level, these new programs will advance the learning experiences for all students from Reception to Year 6, whilst providing more integrated teaching and learning opportunities across the Campus. RECEPTION – YEAR 2  … Read more

Staffing update and Week 9 arrangements

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

I am delighted to announce new appointments of staff for 2019. Nick Raimondo is the new Leader of Curriculum and Learning (Secondary) replacing Ramon Bartholomeusz who is heading to Seymour College as their new Head of English (Senior School). Nick’s career in education spans Tertiary, Middle and Senior settings, and includes extensive experience in academic  … Read more