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

Junior School Staffing News

By Sandie Bray,

As we near the end of what has been a very successful year in the Junior School, I thought it timely to reflect on the accomplishments in the past 2 years and update you about our future directions.  At the beginning of 2018 we defined several key strategic areas to focus on, namely the delivery  … Read more

Year 11 Students Last Day

By Tracey Wilson,

  All Year 11 students are required to attend a compulsory information session on Thursday 5 December from 8.30am to 1.30pm. Students will collect exam results,  meet with their 2020 teachers and receive some work for the new year. Thank You  

Year 10 students Last Day

By Tracey Wilson,

  Year 10 Students are required to attend an information morning on Tuesday 3 December from 8.30am to 10.30am in the JBC. Students will receive their exam results, subjects for 2020 and information regarding SACE. Thank You    

Apply for work over the summer holidays!

By Amanda Bertschinger,

Many companies/employers are taking applications and hiring now for the busy season. As such, students may like to consider the below for their best chance at gaining employment in a highly competitive environment. Preparing Written Job Applications Job Applications/Cover letters are very important. No matter how impressive your resume is, a poorly written cover letter  … Read more