Ripples Edition 8 | 30 May 2019

Principal’s Message

St John’s transitions to new Senior Assessment and Tertiary Entrance System As I am sure you are aware, the new senior assessment and tertiary entrance system and the transition to ATAR has begun. St John’s Anglican College, as one of the leading independent schools in Queensland, is at the forefront …

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Lake Side Reflection

St John’s Anglican College recently held a Reconciliation Prayer Space at the Primary school. Prayer Spaces work on a deeply spiritual level, as students reflect and pray about themselves, the other, the world and the Divine Love. When the students were welcomed into the prayer space, it felt there was …

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Secondary News

Year 10 Market Day  The Year 10 Enterprise students will be hosting Market Day on Wednesday, 5 June 2019. There will be 11 stalls selling food and drinks including tacos, pizza, waffles, chicken nuggets, beef burgers, sausage sizzle and churros.  Help support our Year 10 students on Market Day by …

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Primary News

What a fabulous afternoon our primary teachers experienced on Tuesday 28 May when staff from a number local PYP schools came to St John’s to network with one another and to learn from the expertise of our St John’s teachers. Four different presentations were provided, covering topics on inquiry learning, …

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PACE

The Performing Arts department has had a busy few weeks with Eisteddfods, assessment and rehearsals and preparing for ANNIE. QYMA On Monday the 20 May our Alpine Singers were thrilled to receive a Gold Award at the Queensland Youth Music Awards. A big congratulations goes to the Alpine Singers, their …

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SPORT

Secondary District Athletics Monday and Tuesday this week, were two very good days for our St John’s Athletics Team as they competed at the Districts Athletics Competition. Congratulations to the following students who have been selected in the Southern Scorpions District Athletics Team to compete at the Met West Athletics …

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Community News

Welcome Welcome to Mr Andrew Landroth who has recently joined St John’s as the new Deputy Principal Curriculum and Innovation. Prior to being appointed to this role, Mr Landroth held leadership positions focused on Curriculum and Cognitive Development, Innovation and Community Partnerships at Brisbane Boys’ College. While Mr Landroth’s teaching …

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