Stage 2 Mid-Year Exams

By Tracey Wilson,

  Dear Parents and Students Mid-year exams for St John’s Grammar School students studying SACE Stage 2 will be held from Friday 28 June to Wednesday 3 July, This is the last day of Term 2 and then in to the first week of the school holidays. Exams will take place at the St Barnabas  … Read more

Year 10 11 Mid-Year Exams and Revision

By Tracey Wilson,

  Dear Parents and Students Exams and Revision In the last week of this term, Year 10 and 11 students will sit the end-of-semester exams in a number of subjects. The exam schedule can be found HERE. In the preceding week (Week 8), students will focus on exam preparation in those subjects that stage an  … Read more

Celebrating Bees at the ELC

By Amanda Bertschinger,

World Bee Day is celebrated to spread awareness of the significance of bees and other pollinators for human survival. Here at the ELC, we invited the Bee Babies Show, featuring ‘Bumbles’ and ‘Buzzy’ to learn more about bees and their role in our environment. This interactive and informative incursion introduced the children to the varying  … Read more

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Health and Wellbeing at the ELC

By Amanda Bertschinger,

With the recent headlines of influenza afflicting the community, I would like to share some brief messages regarding children’s health while they are at the ELC, remembering that we aim to provide a healthy and safe environment for children’s learning where the children can be safe and secure. Parents with sick children are asked not  … Read more

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From the Principal

By Amanda Bertschinger,

There are a number of exciting initiatives happening across the school this term. Counselling on the Secondary Campus We have decided to transition into a counselling system that meets our Secondary School needs in a more potent manner. Leading our Counselling service into this new model is Michael Sharp. Michael is an Occupational Therapist, who  … Read more

Safety in the Junior School

By Sandie Bray,

Recently I spoke to prospective parents about their hopes and dreams for their children. The young couple spoke at length about the educational advantage they were seeking from a school like St John’s Grammar, they also articulated the need for their children to be safe and well cared for and to be with like-minded students.  … Read more

Choral Eisteddfods – SENIOR VOCAL ENSEMBLE

By Tracey Wilson,

Dear Parents St John’s Grammar is delighted to again participate in the 2019 Adelaide Choral Eisteddfod Competition. This is to be held on Wednesday 19 June 2019 at Elder Hall on the grounds of the University of Adelaide, North Terrace. Students will need to meet at the back entrance of Elder hall at 6:45pm for  … Read more

Choral Eisteddfods – SECONDARY SCHOOL CHOIR

By Tracey Wilson,

Dear Parents St John’s Grammar is delighted to again participate in the 2019 Adelaide Choral Eisteddfod Competition. This is to be held on Thursday 20 June 2019 at Elder Hall on the grounds of the University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide. Students will need to meet at the back entrance of Elder Hall at 5:45pm  … Read more

Change to Library Notices

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents, From Monday 20 May, library resource overdue notices will be delivered differently. All notices will be sent via email, so please ensure your contact details are up to date. For Junior Campus students, all overdue notices will be emailed to parents/guardians. For Secondary Campus students, the first and second notices will be emailed  … Read more

Important Information for Year 10 Parents

By Tracey Wilson,

  In Week 4, Year 10 students are participating in work experience from Monday 20 May until Thursday 23 May. This exploration of the world of work will give students insights into the demands and expectations of the workplace and help them develop useful employability skills. If students are ill or late on any day,  … Read more