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Posts from the ‘Headteacher’s Blog’ Category

24 June 2021 – All through

Dear Parents/Carers

I couldn’t leave without a final blog!

Thank you for the support you have given to me and to St John’s Academy over the past year, and on a personal level, over the past 11 years. The journey over this time has been incredible, and the many improvements and achievements we have made together are nothing short of remarkable.

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21 May 2021 – All Through

A message from Mr Hagney

04 March 2021 – All-through

An update from Mr Hagney on the return to school from 15 March 2021.

09 December 2020 – Secondary S4-6

Dear Parents and Carers

Yesterday the Depute First Minister, Mr John Swinney, announced that all SQA qualifications will be assessed using an Alternative Certification Model and not through exams in 2021. I have prepared a summary of what this means for our S4-6 pupils, which is below.

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14 August 2020 – Nursery and Primary

Dear Parents and Carers

What a unique week! This special ‘soft start’ or transition week has been really helpful as we help our pupils adapt to our school’s return. We have been keeping very busy preparing and we are looking forward to everyone being back on Monday.

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14 August 2020 – Secondary

Dear Parents and Carers

This week has been unique! Not only have we returned to school after nearly 5 months, we were greeted on Wednesday to lightning, thunder and a flooded turning circle! All to announce the arrival of our new pupils!

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1 July 2020 – All through

End of term message:

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