February 2017

On Wednesday 29 March, Dan Freedman, bestselling author of the Jamie Johnson series, will be coming to our school! This will be an amazing experience for Year 7 when we will be able to discover facts about Dan’s background and what inspired him to become an author.

St John’s instrumentalists and singers worked hard in preparing and delivering a sell-out concert in Bishop Auckland Town Hall in February this year. The programme offered plenty of variety with soloists and duets, featuring the school wind band and choir alongside a special appearance from the Wear Valley District Wind Band.

Teacher of English

(full time)
to start September 2017

St John’s is an oversubscribed Catholic Academy offering our students an excellent learning environment. We aim to appoint a dedicated professional who is a reflective, innovative and outstanding practitioner, committed to the principles of whole life learning.

Indoor Cricket: (10/2/17)

Under 14's boys Indoor Cricket Team came 2nd in County Finals losing by one run on the last ball of the game.

Sportshall Athletics (16/2/17):

Year 7 and 8 students represented the school in a local school sportshall athletics competition.

Year 7 Boys 1st - going through to county finals.

Year 7 Girls 2nd

Year 8 Boys 3rd

Year 8 Girls 2nd

Teacher of RE

MPS (start Easter – 24.04.2017)
one year Maternity Cover (part-time considered)

Teacher(s) of Science

1 permanent post and 1 post fixed term (1 year)
To start September 2017

Monday 13th February - 7pm

Tickets will be available from school. £4, £3 concessions. Students can collect from Student reception or call to reserve, 01388 603246