October 2017

Come & find out about St John's A-Level and vocational courses in a warm and friendly environment.

Tuesday 3-4:15
Art 1
Cost £10
6 weeks
20 places
Year 7 students only
Starts Tuesday 14th November 2017
Finished Tuesday 19th December 2017

Letters are available on MyEd, BOTH payment and reply slip must be completed to gain a place in the club. Payments are non refundable. We will look to run further Clay Clubs in the new year if you miss out this time.

Since 1990, more than 146 million children in over 150 countries have experienced God's love through the power of simple shoebox gifts from Operation Christmas Child. Once again this year we will be supporting this appeal and your support would be very much appreciated.

Our shoeboxes will be collected form school on Thursday 23 November


Audition details:
Audition preparation to be held on Monday 30th October 3-4pm
(audition material will be taught and given out here so all must attend)

Actual auditions to take place on Monday 6th November, 2-4:30pm

Students wanting to audition for a principal role will be required to sing a solo and perform a prepared acting piece.

St Joseph's RC VA Primary School in Newton Aycliffe (one of our feeder primary schools), is seeking to appoint a new Headteacher - for full details please see the attached advert.

What a lovely surprise we got at Breakfast club, Miss Helens who has now retired came into say goodbye to us, we wish Miss Helens a very, long and happy retirement.

The Big Breakfast returns on Thursday 19th October.


Students in Year 9 and above have the opportunity to attend an event called The Source which is led by the Diocesan Youth Ministry Team. The event will take place at St Mary's Cathedral, Newcastle. The sessions give young people from across the diocese the opportunity to celebrate their faith through prayer, music and drama.