Our fourth term newsletter for 2020-21 has been published. Click on the link below to download a copy.
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?Read more
Our digital assembly is available to view. Our P7s celebrate their achievements throughout their primary school years, and the school recognises their contribution to making our school a great place to be.
We wish them all every success as they move to secondary within St John’s Academy.Read more
Gather together, sit back and enjoy our celebration of the many successes of our S1-6 young people!
This year our Keynote Speaker is St Johnstone manager, Callum Davidson, giving his very own teamtalk to our pupils. We are grateful to him for taking the time to speak with us after a long, challenging and historic season.Read more
Despite a difficult year for fundraising, we are delighted to announce that the school raised over £3400 for SCIAF’s WEE BOX appeal. This fundraising qualifies for a special scheme run by the UK Government who will double our donation to £6905. This money will be used by SCIAF to support projects around the world and among some of the most disadvantaged communities on our planet. Thank you to our whole community for your generosity.Read more
We have dedicated our new outdoor classroom in honour of Allmeria Oliver. Allmeria, a P5 pupil at the school, died suddenly on December 11, 2020 after an unexpected medical emergency.
The outdoor classroom was requested by pupils through a pupil participatory funding initiative, with this idea garnering the most votes across the primary school. However, this fund wasn’t sufficient to meet the full cost. Support from the Perth Common Good Fund, the Basil Death Trust, Axiom and the Pupil Equity Fund have made this splendid new addition to the primary school a reality.Read more