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School brochure – now available in English and Polish

Our St John’s RC Academy brochure gives an overview of our whole school.  Click on the link to find out about our history, and our children and young people’s learning journey in our all through school.

For our version in Polish, please click here. (With thanks to Dorota Marciniec and Craig Smith for developing this resource.)

Hitting Rock Bottom with P7

On Wednesday 27th March, Primary 7 performed ‘Rock Bottom’.  A show about an ordinary stone-age boy called Bobby who just wants to work for the prime time stone-age celebrity, Lord Lava, but his plans don’t always work out.  Secrets to success were revealed, friendships were formed in this ‘funny bone’ tickling musical extravaganza.  

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ActFast 2019

A large number of our S6 pupils took part in the annual SCIAF ActFast event on Thursday 21st March. During this event, pupils (and some staff!) fast for twenty-four hours for SCIAF in solidarity with all those who go hungry in the world today.

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Term 3 Newsletter 2018-2019

Our third term newsletter for 2018-19 has been published.
Click on the links below to download a copy.

Term 3 Newsletter – Part 1

Term 3 Newsletter – Part 2

Easter Revision

Please see attached our Easter Revision programme

Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI)

Originating in Canada, YPI is now an international programme and is delivered in secondary school across Scotland. The programme is principally funded and managed in Scotland by The Wood Foundation and St John’s Academy has been delivering the programme to S3 pupils for a number of years.

What is YPI?

The Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) is an active citizenship programme that raises awareness amongst young people about philanthropy and their local community. Read more

Primary Parents Reporting Evening – Tuesday 5 March and Thursday 7 March 2019

Once again it is time to make arrangements for parents to meet Class Teachers to discuss children’s progress. We will continue to use our online booking system. To book your preferred slot, please click here https://pkcstjohns.parentseveningsystem.co.uk/

The booking system is now live and you will be able to book appointments online until 10.00pm on Sunday 3 March 2019.