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Newsletter | 28th June 2019

School News | Friday 28th June 2019 Sports Report from Mrs Stannard Last week our Yr3/4 Athletics team went to Burnley Athletics Club to compete in a competition.  They took part in throwing, jumping and track events.  They worked well as a team and came 3rd.   Congratulations!  Also, three Yr 5 boys competed in the East… Read more »

Newsletter | 21st June 2019

School News | Friday 21st June 2019 Feast Day Celebrations We will celebrate the Feast Day of St John the Baptist on Tuesday 25thJune.  Children will take part in celebratory activities including our picnic. Dove Court We have been invited to take part in an Arts session at Dove Court next Fri 28thJune.  A separate letter has… Read more »

Newsletter | 14th June 2019

School News | Friday 14th June 2019 Parish Consultation meeting Following the meeting held on 28thMay at Blessed Trinity, an individual parish consultation meeting will take place at St John’s church on Wednesday 19thJune, 7.30pm.  This is for discussion of items 1 and 2 of the consultation questionnaire, all are welcome to attend.  The meeting will be… Read more »

Newsletter | 7th June 2019

School News | Friday 7th June 2019 Welcome Back! I hope everyone enjoyed their break.  We are all looking forward to our final half-term – which is busy as usual. Well done to our Yr 6 pupils who completed SATs in the last half-term. In the next few weeks we are especially looking forward to our… Read more »

Newsletter | 24th May 2019

School News | Friday 24th May 2019 Sacramental Programme Thank you to all parents and carers of our Yr 3 pupils who are currently on this year’s Sacramental Programme.  Thank you for attending the meeting last week and Mass on Saturday.  Our next meeting is Thursday 13th June 7pm at the Parish Hall, in preparation… Read more »

Newsletter | 10th May 2019

School News | Friday 10th May 2019 Key Stage 2 Statutory Assessment Tests (SATs) Nex week, all children in Yr 6 will undertake SATs.  The timetable is as follows: Monday: Spelling Grammar and Punctuation – papers 1 & 2, 9.30am and 11am Tuesday: Reading, 9.15am Wednesday: Maths – papers 1 & 2, 9.45am and 11am… Read more »

Newsletter | 3rd May 2019

School News | Friday 3rd May 2019 Father David’s Reflection Father David has reminded us this week that Easter is about new life.  He says that everything about Easter is about things being new, refreshed, changed and different.   I hope everyone feels refreshed next week after the long bank holiday weekend, especially Yr 6 who are… Read more »

Newsletter | 26th April 2019

School News | Friday 26th April 2019 Summer Term Welcome back to everyone and Happy Easter!   We have a busy summer term as usual including our class trips in July – see letters going home today.  Yr 3 children are especially busy as they prepare for First Holy Communion on 6thJuly.   Please be reminded that there… Read more »

Newsletter | 19th April 2019

School News | Friday 19th April 2019 Holy Week and Easter Services  Please make note of Holy Week and Easter Services at St John’s: Maundy Thursday 18thApril – Mass of the Last Supper with Washing of Feet, 7pm Good Friday 19thApril – Celebration of the Passion of the Lord, 3pm; Quiet Hour with the Cross,… Read more »

Newsletter | 29th March 2019

School News | Friday 29th March 2019 Holy Week events at St John’s Our journey towards Easter continues after the holidays.   As we enter Holy Week, Fr Emmanuel will join us in school on Monday 15thApril to distribute palms.  On Tuesday 16th, children in the juniors will walk to church for our Easter House Worship service, please… Read more »