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Please vote for Leroy Allen using the link below.  He is a finalist in a business competition, If We Can You Can- Challenge 2012.

In March the whole of Year 9 participated in a retreat day at the Xcel Centre, Newton Aycliffe. The day was led by Steve Murray, a Christian mime artist who really got Year 9 thinking with his mimes and stories about the challenges faced by teenagers today.  

On the 20th of April 8Y did a popcorn and cake sale in the food rooms to raise money for CAFOD.



CONGRATULATIONS to the Year 8 football team who on Tuesday completed the league and cup double for the second year in a row. Well done.


Captain and hat-trick hero Steven Taylor


Dr Mark Truran, a Senior Lecturer from Teesside University, came to talk to Year 12 ICT students about how Google (and other search engines) work as part of their coursework.  Students were introduced to the basic concepts of search engine creation during the interactive talk. 


A small group of more able and talented girls visited the University of Teesside for the Girls and Gadgets Conference.  They were able to meet current university students who had various interests such as animation, concept design and programming.  They were able to see work produced by these students and were able to hear about the industry experience that they girls has gained such as during her placement at 'Disney' where she had been involved in creating characters for a game which is no

The St John's 'Music Night' event is a showcase of the many talented musicians from across the school.  The evening gives host to a variety of ensembles and soloists, catering for a wide range of musical styles and tastes!

From classic rock songs to original compositions, there is something for everyone!

Acts include Forte!, Blown Away, We Killed the Bass Player, The Brothers in Pinstripes and many more.....


“Strictly St John’s” is an event which started in 2011 to raise money for Project Peru. In our version of ‘Strictly’ staff and Sixth Form students take to the dance floor to compete against each other in order to win the ‘Strictly’ glitter ball. The dances range from the Cha Cha Cha to the Waltz and the Quick Step.


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