Year 3-6 Wellbeing Lessons – Friendology 101

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents, Please click here to find some information on the ‘Friendology’ program that we are implementing in Year 3-6 this year – building on the pilot program the Year 2 students participated in, during Semester 2, 2019. This program focuses on the knowledge, skills and awareness needed to build and maintain positive and healthy  … Read more

University 1:1 Counselling appointments at St John’s Grammar School

By Tracey Wilson,

  Representatives from The University of Adelaide, UniSA and Flinders University will be in person at St John’s on Wednesday 19 August from 1pm – 8pm. 15 minute timeslots with any of the Universities allowing students and parents to seek clarification around degrees and entry pathways. Appointments will be in the upstairs Retreat House Year  … Read more

Monash University Webinar

By Tracey Wilson,

Jacqui Burchell from Monash University in Melbourne is unable to visit us this year, so will be running a webinar on Wednesday 5 August, Week 3, at lunchtime for students interested in studying there. Any interested Senior School students are welcome to come to the Conference Room in Retreat House (go to Retreat House Reception  … Read more

St John’s Grammar SATAC Information Webinar

By Tracey Wilson,

Year 12 students and their parents are invited to attend our virtual SATAC Information Evening to go through the process of applying for university. This will be held on Wednesday 5 August at 7:30pm please follow the link below to join.   https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89376798504?pwd=M0tJeXdJSHZMWDE5dFRiMVlnK0ZJUT09   In preparation for the evening, Year 12 students will be given  … Read more

SJGS Neurodiverse Families Group

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents, An important part of our student culture across the School is the existence of interest groups and an ever-expanding list of lunchtime and afterschool activities to suit every child, and we are always encouraging students to speak to a student leader, Home Group teacher or Head of House if they see an opportunity  … Read more

P&F Update: Bendigo Bank Program

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents, What a very different year 2020 is turning out to be! Like everybody, the P&F are rolling with the punches, and taking opportunities when they arrive. Bendigo Bank presented us with one such opportunity, to enter into a Referrer relationship with their Blackwood Branch. This relationship results in a small commission paid to  … Read more