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for: 2018

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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Journey of the Deaf Child – Creating the Environment to Succeed

St John’s Catholic School for the Deaf are pleased to announce it will be hosting a free one-day educational conference for professionals on June 15th 2018 at the school, in Boston Spa, West Yorkshire. The...

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Pupils welcome VIP Guest

Pupils at a West Yorkshire school were delighted to welcome a very special, and very furry, VIP guest recently. The students from St John’s Catholic School for the Deaf in Boston Spa were visited by...

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Football Flyers!

Three teams from St John’s Catholic School for the Deaf competed in a large football tournament held in Derby recently. The boys and girls’ teams made the trip from Boston Spa to Derby to take...

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Celebrating Boccia Success

Athletes from a West Yorkshire specialist school have been celebrating their recent sports success. The group, from St John’s Catholic School for the Deaf, took part in the recent Panathon Challenge for Boccia which was...

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Diversity explored in specialist school event

Students from St John’s explored themes of diversity at a recent workshop held for its senior pupils. The Sixth Form and Year 11 students were visited by speakers from Diversity Role Models, a London-based charity....

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Sport Relief Fun!

Students and staff joined together to make the recent Sport Relief event a huge success. Head of PE Kate Pirie arranged a day where all members of the school, staff and pupils, were encouraged to...

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