Property and Grounds update from the Principal

By Amanda Bertschinger,

As part of the Property and Development plans for 2018 going into the new year, I would like to share a summary of the work done recently and that which is about to start. The Solar expansion project has been completed (30kW up to 100kW) and the new LED sign for the Secondary Campus (like  … Read more

Junior School News

By Sandie Bray,

2018 has been a truly exciting and productive year in the Junior School at St John’s Grammar. There have been a myriad of exciting learning opportunities for students from ELC to Year 6 and a vast array of additional experiences that have inspired all children. Several weeks ago in Assembly, I spoke about the ‘St  … Read more

Secondary Campus Carols Accompanist Rehearsals

By Lucy Shelton,

On Tuesday 4 December Secondary Campus students involved in the Carols Service will be required to attend a rehearsal with the accompanists. Rehearsals will take place throughout the day in the John Bray Centre for Performing Arts. Students in Years 10 – 12 who are not at school are expected to attend.   The schedule  … Read more

Year 10 Students Last Day

By Tracey Wilson,

  Current Year 10 students Friday 7 December • 9.00am:      Meet with HOH for locker clean and textbook returns concluding exam returns. All library books need to be returned unless they are Year 12 texts and work is needed to be done over the holiday break • 9.45am:      Meet with Ms  … Read more

Year 9 Celebration Ceremony

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents and Families, I am pleased to invite you and your child’s Rite Journey mentor to attend:   Taking Flight Year 9 Celebration Ceremony Tuesday 11 December 8.45am for a 9am start, concludes at 11am Secondary Campus Sports Centre   This event is for Year 9s and their families to formally mark and celebrate  … Read more

Junior School Carols Rehearsals in Week 8

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents   Carols Accompanist Rehearsal – Tuesday 4 December, Secondary Campus On Tuesday 4 December the Junior Soarers and Concert Eagles will rehearse their pieces for the Carols Service with the accompanists and Secondary Campus students. Students will walk to the Secondary Campus and will need to bring water and wear their school hat  … Read more

APY Lands Trip

By Tracey Wilson,

  Today Year 9 students heard about the 2019 APY Lands trip. Hopefully many of them will be excited about applying for this opportunity. The 2018 trip will take place in Week 4 of Term 2 next year. We will be spending 5 days in Pipalyatjara, an Aboriginal community in the far northwest of SA.  … Read more

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Relay for Life

By Amanda Bertschinger,

On Saturday 3rd November – Sunday 4th November approximately 60 of our Year 9 students were involved in the Cancer Council’s Relay For Life in Belair National Park. This is a commitment that the Year 9 students made as part of their Rite Journey year, and in this final term of Rite Journey, has allowed  … Read more

2018 School Fee Payments

By Lucy Shelton,

A friendly reminder that all 2018 school fees and charges should be paid in full by Friday 30 November 2018. For any queries on the above, please contact our Finance Officer Vanessa Hyde at or 8278 0208.