Category Archives: St Christopher


Christmas sing-a-long 2015


Thursday 17th December, we welcomed parishioners, former staff, parents and families to an afternoon of tea and coffee, Christmas ‘calories’ and our newly formed school choir. We enjoyed meeting and greeting old faces and new, before listening to the choir of Y6 pupils sing a selection of our school’s favourite carols. The school choir formed earlier […]

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Christmas Dinner 2015


Pupils, staff and governors enjoyed Christmas dinner Wednesday 16th December. Staff, governors and parents helped our team in the kitchen to serve a mouth-watering Christmas dinner followed by Christmas biscuits or pudding. The dress code was Christmas jumpers…. which stretched to Christmas hats and more! Each table was decorated with a centre piece, made – […]

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Education Welfare Services


Education Welfare Services (EWO) are responsible for supporting children’s attendance in school. Please use the documents below to understand the statutory code of conduct of EWOs throughout the country, and also some leaflets for parents and carers to help adhere to these codes of conduct. Statutory Guidance EWO code of conduct Absence EWO code of conduct Exclusion […]

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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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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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Advent preparations


We are preparing for the birth of Jesus and to help us celebrate we decided we needed to start decorating our classroom. We have been very busy making lots of paper chains which also helped us with our maths! We have been counting, comparing length, making width comparisons, talking about patterns and thinking about one […]

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