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for: 2018

Night to Remember for Pupils At Care Awards

STUDENTS, families and staff from St John’s gathered together for an inaugural awards ceremony to celebrate the many achievements of the children. St John’s Catholic School for the Deaf, in Boston Spa, supports children and...

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Nurse Kate Scoops National Award!

A SCHOOL NURSE has won a prestigious national award for her work in supporting young deaf people’s mental health. Kate Adams of St John’s Catholic School for the Deaf in Boston Spa, West Yorkshire, scooped...

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Christmas Fair

Our Christmas Fair will be held on Saturday 24th November 2018 from 10.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.  We have a wide range of stalls selling handcrafted and unusual gifts, including Luxury Christmas Puddings, homemade jams...

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Nurse Kate Shortlisted in Prestigious Awards

St John’s School Nurse has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award for her work in supporting young deaf people’s mental health. Kate Adams has been named as a finalist in the Outstanding Impact category...

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Sixth Form Success for Matthew

Janet, Mum of Matthew, tells us about their experiences of St John’s Matthew is a part-time residential pupil at St John’s – he attends school all week but, despite living nearby with his family in...

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St John’s Exam Success

PUPILS at a specialist school in West Yorkshire have been celebrating their recent exam results. St John’s Catholic School for the Deaf saw Year 10 and Year 11 students achieve more than 150 formal qualifications...

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Where are they now?…..part 2

  Adam Adam was a pupil at St John’s School from the page of seven, joining the school in 2000. Now working towards his teaching qualification, and working at the same college he studied at...

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Where are they now?

Where are they now? We have been chatting to our former students to find out what all they have achieved since leaving St John’s Catholic School for the Deaf. Here they tell their wonderful stories....

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Maximising Progress for hearing impaired students with additional language impairments

The CRIDE[1] survey of 2015 reported that 21% of deaf children have additional SEN.  These figures are similar to those from the Department for Education (DfE) School Census which show that, for pupils with deafness...

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When in Rome….

Senior students from St John’s have travelled this week to Rome on the school’s annual trip to the city. Each year a group of pupils take the trip to Italy where they enjoy a wide...

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