Skip to content

Term 4 Newsletter 2018-19

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

Term 4 Section 1

Term 4 Section 2

2019 Senior Achievement Ceremony

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.

Read more

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.  

Read more

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.

Read more

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