Category Archives: St Francis


Camborne Lantern Parade 2015


Thursday 17th December, St John’s School joined the town of Camborne in the annual lantern parade. Lots of schools and hundreds of people crowded the streets of Camborne for the occasion, creating a magical lamp-lit atmosphere. Our group of children gathered at school in the evening, to put on our high vis jackets (kindly donated […]

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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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Christingle carol Service 2015


As part of our preparation for the Christingle carol service, our KS2 children enjoyed making Christingles, with the help of Mrs Lean, Mrs Vigo, Mrs Blount and Mrs Pascoe. These helped create a symbolic atmosphere at the carol service this afternoon, and will look just as atmospheric tomorrow evening at the 6 o’clock service. The church […]

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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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Weekend visitors


This weekend, Daisy and Isabella are hosts to the school mouse and owl. There will be lots of excitement, we are sure, now we are so close to Christmas and the last week of school. We can’t wait to find out what they got up to.

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Multi skills


On Wednesday, Y3 were invited to a multi skills event at Camborne Science and Community College. We were collected by mini bus and taken to the sports hall used by the secondary school pupils. It was really big! We were greeted by a PE teacher and six Year 7 leaders (Bea and Olivia from last […]

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