Category: Senior School


Year 10 & 11 Exams and Revision

By Tracey Wilson,

  Dear Parents   One of the final procedures for the academic year for students is the examination process.  Students need to prepare a revision study schedule for each subject, over and above the normal homework schedule. They should also be willing to make times to seek assistance with teachers with their revision. The exam  … Read more

St Peter’s Cathedral Carols Service Secondary Campus Ensemble Rehearsals

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents   Carols Service – Term 4 Rehearsals   On Wednesday 5 December, St John’s Grammar will hold their annual Carols Service in St Peter’s Cathedral, and your child has been invited to perform in one of our ensembles. In order to ensure ensembles are fully prepared, weekend rehearsals will take place in addition  … Read more

Year 10 Citizenship Program

By Tracey Wilson,

Year 10 students who are not involved in work experience in the week of 6 to 8 November will participate in a program of community service and citizenship activities. The week represents a balance of hands-on service activity and presentations, with a focus on contributing to the wider community. Students will have a choice between  … Read more

Year 11 students who will sit the SACE Stage 2 Examination

By Tracey Wilson,

Please find details for our Year 11 students who are studying a SACE Stage 2 (Year 12) subject and will sit the SACE examination in November. The School’s examination room is again in St Barnabas’ Chapel on the Secondary Campus. This venue is the same as for the Year 12, 2018 School mid-year examinations. Examinations  … Read more

Year 10 Communion Service

By Tracey Wilson,

Dear Parents On Wednesday 26 September, students in Year 10 will be attending a Communion Service at Holy Innocents Church with Father Steve Daughtry. We will be walking as a group to Holy Innocents Church, departing from the Front of Retreat House at 8.30am and arriving back to school at approximately 10am. Accompanying teachers will  … Read more

Year 12 Parents SATAC applications due by end of term

By Tracey Wilson,

  If your child is intending to go to university or TAFE next year, they should apply through SATAC by the end of this term. If applications are not submitted and paid for by 28 September a large late fee will apply. Preferences can still be reordered after this date, if your child is intending  … Read more

Year 12 Seniors Jumper and Rugby Top 2019

By Tracey Wilson,

  As is customary and a privilege for their Senior Year, Year 12 students can purchase and wear a Seniors Jumper with the School Uniform, and a Seniors Rugby Top for sports uniform days. Please be aware that the Rugby Jumper is not to be worn with the formal uniform. The purchase of these tops  … Read more

The Great Book Swap

By Tracey Wilson,

The Great Book Swap Did you know that more than 130 million book titles have been published world wide? Did you know that the Japanese have a word (tsundoku) for buying more books than you can read? Did you know that the Great Book Swap of St John’s will be held at lunch on Wednesday?  … Read more