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Term 1 Newsletter 2019-20

Our first term newsletter for 2019-20 has been published. Click on the links below to download a copy.

Section 1

Section 2

Activities for Pupil 2019-20

Scots Schuil o the Year Nomination

St John’s Academy is delighted to be nominated as Scots Schuil o the
Year
2019 by the Scots Language Awards in its inaugural year.

The winner is decided by public vote, so please take the time to vote. You
can vote by clicking here. Please note you’ll be asked for
your name and email address to ensure votes are valid.  NB Voting has now closed. Read more

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.

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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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