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  1. Firework Event

    Friday 11 October

    Our annual St John’s fireworks event will be held on Thursday 7th November. The activities will start at 5.30pm on the playground and then move on to our school field.

    Come along to enjoy a spectacular fireworks show by The UK Fireworks Company, hot food, refreshments, light up stall, tuck shop and music.

    This event will be open to the public so tickets will be limited for...

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  2. Water Charity

    Friday 11 October

    Next Thursday (17th October) will be one of our St John’s Charity Days for this year.

    This time we are supporting the Water Charity which works to improve sanitation and help people across the world to access clean water.

    The children will be told about the work of the charity in Celebration Assembly and we are asking everyone in the school to wear blue for the day. We are also...

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  3. Reminder

    Friday 11 October

    Please may we remind parents of children in years 4, 5 and 6 that parent events are being held for these classes next week.

    Each session will take place at 2.30pm with year 6’s event on Monday, year 4’s on Tuesday and year 5’s on Thursday.

    We look forward to seeing you at school on these days where you will have the opportunity to enjoy a presentation by your children, be given...

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  4. Museum Visits

    Friday 11 October

    This week our year 3 and year 4 children have enjoyed trips to Canterbury Museums.

    Year 3 visited the Roman Museum where they used Roman style catapults and minted a coin which they can keep as a souvenir of their visit. They all thoroughly enjoyed their visit and finding out about Roman life in Canterbury and the impact this has had on our city. The museum staff were also impressed...

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  5. Reception Open Morning

    Friday 11 October

    It may feel as though we have only just welcomed this year’s Reception children into school but it is already time to think about our Reception children who will be starting with us in September 2020!

    This year all primary places ( for children born between 1st September 2015 and 31st August 2016) need to be applied for online at www.kent.gov.uk/primary admissions. The online...

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  6. Handball

    Friday 11 October

    A team of year 5 and year 6 children took part in a Canterbury schools handball competition at Canterbury Primary on Tuesday this week.

    The children all played really well and we are very proud of their achievements. They faced some really stiff opposition from the other teams and although they didn’t get through to the play offs our St John’s 1 team were voted as winners of the Fair...

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  7. No Dogs

    Friday 11 October

    Please may we remind all parents and carers that no dogs are allowed to be brought on to the school site. This includes small dogs that are carried.

    This is for health and safety reasons.

    Thank you for your understanding.

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