News

  1. Library Books

    Friday 20 July

    Despite sending home reminders about library books there are still several books that have not found their way back to our school library!

    Invoices have now been sent home with the children and we would appreciate speedy payment of these so that we can afford to buy replacement copies.

    We would of course prefer to have the books returned than to charge for them so if your child...

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  2. An Inspector Calls

    Friday 20 July

    Year 6 gave their performance of this year’s production; An Inspector Calls, to their family this morning. It was an amazing show and the quality of the acting and singing was very impressive. There were some really proud parents in the audience.

    The rest of the school (and staff) enjoyed watching the dress rehearsal yesterday (Thursday) and were amazed at the quality of the...

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  3. Family Fun Event

    Friday 20 July

    This year instead of having a summer fair we will be holding a Family Fun Event on Friday 14th September. This will be held after school in the hall from 3pm until 4.30pm.

    As with all fund raising events we really need your help to make this a success. We will need volunteers to help set up, run stalls and clear away afterwards. We also need donations of raffle prizes.

    If you...

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  4. Charitable Events

    Friday 20 July

    As parents will be aware St John’s takes part in many charitable events throughout the school year.

    Next year we are reducing our charitable events to three activities. These have been chosen by the children who were each given a token to place in the bucket for their preferred charity. The amount of tokens in each bucket was then counted and the three top charities that we will be...

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  5. Ice Cream Parlour Experience

    Friday 20 July

    Our ice cream parlour experience will be held on the last day of this term (Tuesday 24th July). All children who have achieved 100% attendance for this term (3rd June—24th July) will be treated to an ice cream and toppings of their choice.

    They will then be able to enjoy eating their ice cream in the shade of our Secret Garden! We are hoping that there will be about 130 children able...

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  6. Leavers Service

    Friday 20 July

    It’s that time of the year again when we have to say goodbye to some familiar faces, including some staff members and of course our year 6 pupils.

    We will be holding our Leavers Service on Tuesday (24th July) at 9.30am. This is our chance to say farewell to these staff members and to year 6 as they leave us to begin their new adventures at secondary school.

    We look forward to...

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  7. Young Carers

    Friday 20 July

    Our Young Carers at St John’s ended the term with a Chocolate Experience Activity! They learnt about how different chocolates taste and their ingredients as well as creating their own chocolate bar and decorating it.

    They also dug up the potatoes that they have grown and each took a bag home to share with their families!

    Their final session together ended with the group saying...

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