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Netball Umpire Workshop

By Sarah Hegarty,

Early in Term 3, we are offering a free Beginner Netball Umpire Workshop for students in Years 7 – 12 who are, or are interested in becoming, a netball umpire. WHEN: Monday 30 July TIME: 3.30-5.30pm WHERE: Secondary Campus netball courts / Sports Centre DRESS: PE Uniform Netball SA’s Bruce Stribley and Zoe Rix will  … Read more

Pants for Girls – New option in Winter Uniform

By Sarah Hegarty,

Following feedback from, and consultation with, students and families, we are pleased to announce that charcoal pants are being added as an option to the Girls’ Winter Uniform from Term 3. The pants are to be worn with the girls’ winter uniform shirt, and are available now for ordering in sizes 4 – 20, at  … Read more

School Musical Production Rehearsal Times

By Tracey Wilson,

  Rehearsal dates for the  2018 School Musical Production of Little Shop of Horrors: Rehearsal Dates: – From Week 1, Term 3 until Week 10, Term 3 (see attached calendar  for further details)   Tech Rehearsal:   – Sunday 23 September JBC 9:00am – 5:00pm   Performance Dates: – Monday 24 September, MATINEE 1, 12:00pm – Tuesday  … Read more

Sport and Co-Curricular Photographs

By Nicki Paterson,

Dear Parents   Please be advised that Secondary Campus Sports and Co-Curricular photos will be taken on Friday 27 July, Week 1 of Term 3. The photograph schedule for the day can be found HERE. Please ensure your child is reminded what time their team(s) photo(s) are scheduled for and that they have the correct  … Read more

Parent evening with Jodie Benveniste

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

On Tuesday 29 May, the ELC hosted a parent evening with Jodie Benveniste, psychologist and Intuitive Parenting specialist, shared her insights and strategies for understanding children and what they really needs from us as parents and adults, how to make the most of each child’s early education experience, and how to bring out a child’s  … Read more

Making the most of the holiday break with Tamsyn Voyzey

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

The holidays are almost here and we are all looking forward to some time to wind down from the busy everyday life of the school term. For our Senior School students, it is important to develop some balance in their holiday time to ensure they come back refreshed and on track for a successful second  … Read more

Indonesian Trip

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

The Language faculty is very excited to announce a proposed St John’s Grammar Indonesia Trip for April 2019. The trip will be based in Yogyakarta, a city that is commonly known as the ‘culture capital’ of Indonesia. Through this trip, we aim to provide experiences that will bring to life what students have learnt about  … Read more

Journeys – with Ben Clark, Head of Middle School

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

All our students are on journeys. Year 7s have been on one of significant learning and adaptation as they have negotiated their first semester of Middle School. The contribution, life and energy they have added to our culture, with considering how all this time they have been on a huge transitional journey from their primary  … Read more

Middle School Wellbeing with Carlee Mitchell

By Liz Day-Liebelt,

Recently Year 9 students participated in a Communion Service at Holy Innocents. It was a lovely experience and Father Steve, so magnificently led and engaged the students, making wonderful connections to the idea of making a difference, service, while also shining a light on the Birthing Kits Foundation. Part of the service was this version  … Read more