Careers – Important dates

By Tracey Wilson,

University visits Friday 5 April Recess (10:40am) University of Melbourne visit to St John’s Secondary campus. Lunch (1pm) University of Tasmania visit to St John’s Secondary campus. Lesson 6 (2:35pm) Monash University visit to St John’s Secondary campus. Venues to be confirmed. See Ms Castine for details, and to let her know you are interested  … Read more

Year 9 Rite Journey – ANZAC Day Service

By Tracey Wilson,

  On ANZAC Day the school invites all Year 9 students to attend the Dawn Service at the War Memorial in Blackwood meeting at 6.00am for the 6.30am service. This has become an important part of the Rite Journey schedule. We have invited former service personnel to speak with the students in the last week  … Read more

Year 9 Rite Journey – Mentor Program

By Tracey Wilson,

  Dear Parents and Carers An important part of the Rite Journey program for our Year 9 students is the third stage; The Following. This involves seeking out a mentor who will provide additional support, guidance and have meaningful conversations with your son or daughter on a regular basis throughout the year. Please click on  … Read more

Reception to Year 6 Athletics Carnival Information

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents, The 2019 Reception – Year 6 Athletics Carnival will be held on Friday 29 March, Week 9, at Belair National Park’s Main Oval. Please click on the links below for confirmed details. Athletics Carnival Information Schedule Parking Booklet Original Letter Yours sincerely Simon Laube Junior School Sport Coordinator

Interschool Athletics 2019

By Lucy Shelton,

Congratulations to all students who have been selected in the St John’s Grammar Secondary Campus Athletics Team to represent the School at the upcoming Track and Field Carnival, Wednesday 10 April, Week 11. Trainings will be held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings and students are invited to attend the Team Breakfast on Tuesday 9 April,  … Read more

News from the Deputy Head of the Junior School

By Sandie Bray,

Over the past year we have been looking at different options we can offer the students during play times. As mentioned in the previous newsletter we are in the process of developing our play spaces to enhance opportunities to play and for students to interact. Giving like minded students the opportunity to mix with each  … Read more

News from the Head of the Junior School

By Sandie Bray,

Welcome to Week 5! It is hard to believe we are approaching the mid-way point of Term 1. Pleasingly all students have settled into their new learning environments well and are enjoying the challenges and successes that a new school year provides. Equally satisfying is the way new staff have embraced life in the Junior  … Read more