This year's Senior Achievement Ceremony for S3-6 was celebrated on 5 June 2019, with Mr Hugh McAninch, former Depute Headteacher of St John's Academy and now Headteacher of Baldragon Academy, as our keynote speaker.
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.)
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.Read more
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