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Enterprising Maths June 2017

Congratulations for securing the 1st place overall in this year's competition as well as winning 3 out of the 5 events. Well done!

Dundee School Athletics Winners

Congratulations to Maria for winning the silver medal in the shot put.

Congratulations to Nathan for winning gold in the Senior Long Jump with a distance of 5.75m.

Chris Rolf Award June 2017

Congratulations  to St John's pupils for gaining Commended and Highly Commended awards in the Chris Rolf Award for Modern Languages.

UDO National Champions

Congratulations to our dance troop, Revolution for winning the U Do IT! National Schools Championships in Stoke in June 2017. The girls won gold in all three categories, Street, Contemporary and Irish.

 

 

Active Schools Annual Awards June 2017

St John's had a successful night at the Active Schools Annual awards on Saturday 10th June. Christy, Rhea and Karla won Young Leader Awards and St John's won Best Sports School of the Year. Congratulations to all involved.

Congratulations to the Winners of the Seniors Johnston Trophy

Congratulations to the Winners of the Seniors Johnston Trophy. St John's won the trophy  on the 13th June 2017 with a score of 2 -1 against Grove Academy, Goals were scored by Ben Russell and Nathan Scott. The Man of the Match was our very own Ross Graham. Congratulations also to the team's managers Mr McArtney and Mr Fenton.

 

Children’s Hearings Learning and Development event at Dundee College. June 2017

On the 10th of June Gabi, Clodagh and Jay (All S4) gave a presentation at the Children’s Hearings Learning and Development event at Dundee College. The pupils had workshopped four pieces of Drama exploring the reasons why a young person might not want to attend a panel hearing. Their performances were very well received, and gave delegates much to discuss.

P7 Transition in the Art Department

P7 TRANSITION DAY IN THE ART DEPARTMENT OF ST JOHN’S!

 

Up in the realms of the Art and Design department, visiting p7 pupils had the opportunity to use their imagination in an assortment of practical activities and creative writing tasks. Working together in groups, Pupils were encouraged to explore and experiment with collage, printmaking and paper layering to produce an animal, insect or environment.

The exciting and energetic collaboration, completed by 200 pupils, shows wonderful and experimental approaches that take place in the subject and currently has pride of place in the heart of St. John’s.

2013 SFA Performance School Intake Graduation

2013 SFA Performance School Intake Graduation

Saturday 27th May 2017

Our SFA Elite Performance Players who joined us in August 2013 graduated on Saturday 27th May 2017 at Hampden Park.  They were presented with their medals and certificates by Malky Mckay, SFA Performance Director, Iain Jenkins, SFA Elite Performance Coach and our very own Kieran Freeman who was part of the SFA Performance School at St John’s RC High School 2012-2016.  Kieran spoke about the benefits of being part of the SFA Performance School and passionately about his new club Southampton FC.

Mrs McLagan, Mrs Sinclair, Iain Jenkins and Liam McGraw were delighted and very proud to celebrate the achievements of our players with them and their families.

School Meals Survey – to Pupils/Parents/Teachers

Tayside Contracts, the school meals provider, has designed a short questionnaire for feedback on school meals. The link for this questionnaire is available until the  14th June.
This is an opportunity for you to provide your comments, suggestions and feedback.