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Term 1 Newsletter 2020-21

Our first term newsletter for 2020-21 has been published. Click on the link below to download a copy.

Term 1 newsletter

Small Changes, Big Difference

St John’s Academy’s Design, Engineering and Technology department, as part of their Nae Waste campaign, challenged staff, parents and pupils to share their creative approaches to recycling in their homes.  The focus of this video is to highlight that even small changes can make a big difference by reducing, reusing and rethinking attitudes to household waste.

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Term 2 Newsletter 2019-2020

Our second term newsletter for 2019-2020 has been published.  Click below to download a copy.

Term 1 Newsletter 2019-20

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

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Term 4 Newsletter 2018-19

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

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Term 3 Newsletter 2018-2019

Our third term newsletter for 2018-19 has been published.
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Term 3 Newsletter – Part 1

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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