Archives

for: 2016

Sensory Garden Update

At the end of November we were delighted to learn that we had won £12,000 in Tesco’s ‘bags for help’ awards scheme. This is the maximum award possible, and we would like to thank everyone...

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St John’s Christmas Fair

Ho ho ho…can you believe that it’s less than 5 weeks until Christmas? No. me neither. A visit to our Christmas fair this Saturday (26 November) will get you into the festive mood. There will...

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Gold Medal Fever!

It was gold medals galore at St John’s this week when we welcomed a very special visitor. Paul Bennett won gold with the British men’s 8’s rowing team in Rio, and we were thrilled that...

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Open Day

Are you looking for the right school for your child? We are a school where spoken language is used across every department and where every young person communicates equally and successfully with others. We are...

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Exciting Fundraising News

  Tesco has recently teamed up with Groundwork on its Bags of Help initiative in hundreds of regions across England and Wales. The scheme will see three community groups and projects in each of these...

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Sensory Garden

  Under rather stormy skies, work has finally started on our new sensory garden. We are turning a rather dull, unloved piece of grass into an exciting sensory space, where children and young people can...

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Year 10’s in Rome

  It was an early start on Tuesday morning for our year 10 group – they set off for Manchester Airport at 2 o’clock in the morning. The group are spending the week in Rome,...

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BBC SCHOOL REPORT

A big thank you to Mat Gilbert your interview for BBC School Report it made the news http://bbc.in/1RztbBK

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Video footage from Derby football competition

The English Schools Football Association sent us this link from the competition earlier this month, look out for our girls team in three of the clips 🙂

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Good Luck at Derby today

Looks like a good day for a football competition, good luck to our  Y7/8/9’s .  Here’s a shot from last year’s competition.  

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