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School News | Friday 28th September 2018

School faith-life

Class 6 will lead Collective Worship for us next week, their focus will be Guardian Angels.  We look forward to learning with them.

Governors at St John’s

Next week is Governors’ Visit Week.  They will join us during the week visiting classes.

They will also be here on Mon evening for Committee Meetings and will have lunch with us on Wed.

We are very grateful to them for their continuing support and leadership of our school.


All events are listed on our website – please see the Events Diary section.

Yr 3 Sacramental Programme Enrolment Mass

Baptised members of Yr 3 will continue their journey in becoming full members of the Catholic church during their Enrolment – Saturday 6.30pm Mass at church.

Primary and Secondary places Sept 2019

Applications for primary and secondary places 2019 are now open, visit www.lancashire.gov.uk/schools.

Please contact Mrs Mayor if you would like any support in applying.

Closing dates:

Secondary – 31st October 2018

Primary – 15th January 2019

Yr 6 trip

Children in Class 9 are visiting the Manchester Museum of Science & Industry on Tuesday 2nd October 2018.

The visit links to their current Science class work.

See separate letter for details.

CAFOD Assembly

CAFOD member Dominic Aunger will join us in school next Friday at 10am.

He will deliver an assembly to the whole school – please join us.

Breakfast Club – changes AFTER half-term

Places for Breakfast Club after half-term have now been allocated.  Please note that it is now full and we are operating a waiting list.  Children not attending Breakfast Club can be dropped off at school from 8.30am, but no earlier as the gate will be locked until then.

Books home

Children in Yrs 5 & 6 will bring their books home tonight.  We hope you have time to have a look and discuss the learning.  Please make sure they are returned to school on Monday.

Car park

Please can I remind everyone that the car park is for staff use only.  Please do not park on our car park when you are dropping your child off at Breakfast Club, please park on nearby roads.  Thank you for your support.

Diary Dates

Photographer in school: Tues 16th October 2018

Open Day: Thurs 18th October 2018

Half-term: Mon 22nd– Fri 26th October 2018

Parents’ Evening: Tues 6th November 2018

Weekly Winners

Class Winners:

C1 – Benjamin Walker
C2 – Daisy Tann
C3 – Conner Davies
C4 – Evie Bracewell
C5 – Conor Dickinson
C6 – Abbie Taylor
C7 – Ahmed Khizar
C8 – Joseph Wilkinson
C9 – Jaiden Chapman

Writers of the Week:

C1 – Grace Hayton
C2 – Elijah Bullen
C3 – Ollie Spencer
C4 – Olivia Mai Coats
C5 – Leo Burton
C6 – Aakash Jegadeesan
C7 – Chloe Helps
C8 – Owen Earnshaw
C9 – Ethan Holmes

Headteacher Card – Archie Bennett

Healthy Eater of the Week – Ebony Jackson

Golden Boot Award – C3 & C4

Best Attendance – C1 (again!)

House of the Week – St George