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St John’s adopts a deaf dog!

Our school nurse Kate Adams and her family, recently decided to get a new dog from the Dog’s Trust on York Road in Leeds. The dog they chose was a sixth month old dalmatian-collie cross...

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Alec Shelbrooke talks to Y11

Local MP Alec Shelbrooke visited St John’s this morning to talk to Y11 about politics.  He had already answered questions for them for BBC School Report, so this was a chance for them to chat...

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We’re Good, thank you!

Ofsted published their report on our recent inspection this morning, and it’s nearly all GOOD…..except our sixth form which is officially OUTSTANDING!!  Read the full report on our website 🙂

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BBC School Report

Year 11 are busy preparing their reports on the up-coming election!

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Snow!

Wednesday 4pm The weather forecast is bad – snow is predicted to fall overnight.  School will be open tomorrow as normal, but only travel if you can get here safely.  Take care everyone.    

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New Year’s Resolutions

We’re making our new year’s resolutions in school this week, inspired by this video clip from 2014

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Shoebox Appeal

Busy afternoon in school today when we are handing the shoe boxes over the the Lower Wharfedale Rotary Club.  Many thanks to them for organising this again and to the 15 members who took the...

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Christmas Fair

Fantastic morning in school last Saturday at our Christmas Fair.  Jeff Hordley, Zoe Henry and their son popped in to say Hi and we had a trio of cute Santa’s as well!  And the best...

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Anti-bullying week

Here’s a video clip with a powerful message about school bullying.

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London calling!

Last week pupils from year 9, 10 & 11 were up very early to travel to London for 2 action packed days.  Here they are pictured on the London Eye.  They visited the Harry Potter...

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