Category Archives: St Augustine


Extreme Reading


If you would like to enter our school Extreme Reading competition, then simply have a photograph taken of you reading in an exciting place and print it out or email it to Mr Moran: tmoran@st-johns.cornwall.sch.uk Rules: 1. BE SAFE – Do not put yourself or others in danger to have a photo taken. If in […]

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Headlice


Nits or head lice is a community hygiene concern. Parents often become more aware of this once their children are at school, as here, heads are close together, and nits are more likely to spread with this contact. We hope you find the information using the web links below useful in reducing the risk of […]

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Christmas


All at St John’s wish you a very happy and holy Christmas. We look forward to seeing everyone refreshed in January.

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Christmas card competition success!


A big “well done” to Lauren who has come second in the school’s Christmas card competition organised by local MP George Eustice. Her picture, along with other shortlisted entrants, is on the back of the card which will be sent out by the MP this Christmas. Lauren was presented with her prize by Liz Lane […]

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Advent Assembly


Today we welcomed Mel from Churches Together who presented an assembly on the meaning of advent.    

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Does your child suffer from hearing loss?


10% of children under 7 years old may have glue ear in both ears at any time and 20% may have glue ear in one ear.  For some, glue ear may persist until adolescence.  Glue ear can also cause temporary changes in the hearing of those children who have a permanent hearing loss. Signs and […]

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Activities and Courses to support parents 2015/16


Please find information below about courses and activities to support parents with the important yet often challenging role of bringing up children. Please find out more if you would benefit from support in any of these areas, or if you know someone who would benefit from these courses. Click on the titles to lead to information […]

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Road Safety Week


This morning, Alan Honeybone from Specsavers came into school with a big box for us. The school councillors greeted him, and accepted the gift of 100 high vis vests, to help keep us safe while out and about in the community. We are looking forward to your next trip out, wearing them!

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Craft Fair 2015


This weekend hosted another successful craft Fair at St John’s School, this year community crafters and pupils combined effortsto produce items to sell. The day kicked off at 11, and ended late afternoon. Lots of past and present parents, grandparents, friends and pupils were involved with running stalls and events,   alongside Cornish crafts people. There […]

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So we spent the morning making papier mache Anglo-Saxon helmets…


As part of our topic work on ‘Were the Dark Ages dark?’ we made a start on our Anglo-Saxon helmets today. We were joined by Fr Cadoc as part of his role as a school governor. Look forward to sharing the results when they are finished.

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