Year 10 Explore and Soar 2020

By Tracey Wilson,

  In Term 3, 17 to 21 August 2020 Year 10 students will be involved in a 5 day camp called Explore and Soar.   These experiences are designed to provide students with a range of choices to appeal to different interests. To enable us to book in these trips, we need families to commit  … Read more

Awards Night

By Tracey Wilson,

  Tomorrow morning students and parents will receive notification as to whether they are a recipient of an award to be presented at Awards night. Awards night is an important event in the school calendar. It is compulsory for award winners to attend this event. Students are required to wear their full summer uniform with  … Read more

Year 10 Work Experience 2020

By Tracey Wilson,

  Five days of Work Experience is part of the Personal Learning Plan (PLP), a compulsory Stage 1 SACE subject, undertaken by all Year 10 students at St John’s Grammar School.   Work Experience should be viewed as an educational/learning experience that is conducted in another environment, the workplace. Whether your son/daughter intends to seek  … Read more

Year 11 Exams

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents, In Week 7, Year 11 students will undertake exams. Students have been emailed a Revision Guide and have been made aware of the Exam Schedule. The Revision Guide is organised by subject and contains a comprehensive overview of the topics/content for each subject with an examination. Students have also been given the following  … Read more

Year 10 Exams

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents, In Week 7, Year 10 students will undertake exams. Students have been emailed a Revision Guide and have been made aware of the Exam Schedule. The Revision Guide is organised by subject and contains a comprehensive overview of the topics/content for each subject with an examination. Students have also been given the following  … Read more

Literacy in the Early Years

By Amanda Bertschinger,

Literacy typically refers to reading and writing skills. Literacy skills that are developed during the early years of a child’s life can help them in being successful later on in school. Spending time reading with children from an early age helps them develop a solid foundation for literacy. At St John’s Grammar in the Four-Year-Old  … Read more

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Service – the world beyond St John’s

By Amanda Bertschinger,

St John’s students continue to exhibit a real passion to improve the world. This is supported by the school in a number of ways, including being embedded in our Wellbeing Framework. To quote the framework, “service is at the heart of St John’s mission, with students and staff encouraged to be active, responsible citizens, learning  … Read more