News and Announcements

  • December 15th, 2019

    The SJS Christmas Band Concert - Another SJS Tradition!

    The SJS Christmas Band concert took place at St. John School this week. As Mother Elaine mentioned, it is the beginning of a trio of special events that will take place at St. John School as we await the birth of our Savior, Christ the King. The concert began with our Grade 3 students on recorder, playing “Jingle”. They were… Read More

  • December 11th, 2019

    St. John School Thanksgiving Prayer Service 2019

    St. John School students participated in a school wide Thanksgiving Prayer Service recently. Students read readings and prayers of the faithful - all giving thanks to God, our Savior for our school, our families, our SJS teachers, faculty and staff, our SJS community and our faith in God. Fr. Greg read the Gospel and blessed all those present and their… Read More

  • December 2nd, 2019

    Spotlight on our New Grade 4 Teacher - Mrs. Meyer!

            Sometimes life has a way of surprising us and making us wonder what God has planned for us.  If we rely on our faith to get through those difficult times, amazing things can happen.  In August, our beloved 4thgrade teacher, Catherine O’Brien was called by God to her eternal rest.  All at St. John School were shocked and saddened.  While… Read More

  • November 29th, 2019

    Congratulations to the 2019 Luxury Raffle Winners!

    Congratulations to the 2019 Luxury Raffle winners. Thank you all for your support! See here for more information and photos of Fall Festival 2019.   Read More

  • November 18th, 2019

    Catholic School's Week 2019 - A look back!

    This year, St. John School celebrated New England Catholic School’s Week the week of November 4th. The theme, “Living in Harmony with God’s Creation” created the backdrop for many of the events that took place. As in the past, each day students participated in events, many along with their buddies from the “Buddy Program” to showcase who we are as… Read More

  • November 11th, 2019

    St. John School Salutes and Honors our Veterans

    On Veteran’s Day, St. John School students once again honored the men and women who have served our country so bravely. As is traditional at St. John School, all grades from PreK to Grade 8 participated in the Veteran’s Day ceremony. Principal, Mother Elaine opened up with a prayer honoring our brave. This was followed by a tribute to our… Read More

  • October 31st, 2019

    SJS Cross Country Season Spotlight - Middle School State Championship this Saturday

    The St John School Cross Country team is the largest it has been in years with 18 runners. In addition to our new runners, we have been thrilled to have a new assistant coach. We welcome Rick Henderson, a seasoned runner who ran his most recent marathon last week. His expertise has been appreciated by the kids and the other coaches.… Read More

  • October 17th, 2019

    SJS on Local TV: Channel 8 (WTNH) Spotlights our Buddy Program at SJS!

    We all know how wonderful our "Buddy Program" is at SJS! We recently had Channel 8 visit to see at first hand how our PreK & Grade 8 buddies worked together on a STEM project.  CLICK HERE TO SEE THE RECENT LOCAL CHANNEL 8 STORY ON SJS Read More

  • September 23rd, 2019

    Grade 2 & Grade 5 Buddies Take it to the Next Level with STEM/STREAM!

    At Saint John School, the opportunity of having a buddy from a different class is very rewarding. Older students practice how to be mentors and guides, while younger ones have an older “buddy” to look up to and work with. This year 5thand 2ndgrade buddies will be taking their time together to the next level!  Ms. Ashborn and Sister Gabriela understand… Read More

  • September 11th, 2019

    SJS Remembers 9/11

    St. John School students, faculty & staff held a remembrance ceremony today on the 18th anniversary of 9/11. Mother Elaine, Principal read the book “Fireboat” to students in memory of those who lost their lives. Prayers were offered for them and their families. Our friend of SJS, Richard Feil as is traditional on 9/11 brought along the memorial 9/11 flag… Read More