Events

  • Dec 4 2018

    Drama Club Workshop #2

    December 4th, 3pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    Drama club consists of 3 workshops for the upcoming 2018/19 year. Students will learn basic theater knowledge. Students are required to attend all three workshops

    Students are not required to join the drama club to participate in the musical but it is highly recommended. See here for more details on the Drama Club 2018/19. 

    See here for drama club form : Deadline - October 30th. 

  • SJS Band Lesson

    December 4th, 8am

    Location: Music Room

  • Dec 5 2018

    Report Cards Issued

    December 5th
  • After-School Spanish for Grades 1, 2 & 3

    December 5th, 3.15pm — 4pm

    After-school Spanish with Sister Gabriela for Grades 1, 2 & 3.

  • Dec 6 2018

    Professional Development - No School

    December 6th
  • Dec 7 2018

    First Friday - Early Dismissal 1pm

    December 7th
  • Ski/Board Club Registration Deadline

    December 7th

    To register your child for the Ski/Board Club, please go to our Registration page.

  • Peter Pan Audition Application Deadline

    December 7th

    All audition applications must be accompanied by photo, fee, teacher permission and consent/waiver agreement. Deadline - Friday, December 7.

  • Pasta Dinner

    December 7th, 6pm — 8pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    Attention Parishioners of St. Padre Pio—Let us gather and break Bread! As Jesus was recognized by the breaking of the bread, let us join in solidarity and get to know each other better at this first celebration of St. Padre Pio parish. Please join the St. John/St. Mark Communities at the SJS Gym at 6:00 p.m. this Friday, December 7, after the 5:00 p.m. holy day vigil Mass for a delicious spaghetti dinner. We look forward to seeing you!

  • First Friday Mass

    December 7th, 9.15am

    All are welcome.  Coffee hour will follow, hosted by Grade 5.

    Grade 5 will prepare the liturgy. Grade 8 & PreK will be the choir.

    Altar Servers:  Joseph Ceniglio, Caleb Haylon, Liam Laurie.

  • Dec 8 2018

    Old Saybrook Torchlight Parade

    December 8th, 5.30pm

    St. John School Families are welcome and encouraged to march in the town of Old Saybrook's annual Torchlight parade. The St. John Community will be participating with an illuminated scene/float, followed by parish and school members. All participants are welcome to walk behind the float. Please have your child dressed warmly and bring water. 

    Parents may park in the big lot near the SJS playground and walk to Liberty Bank to meet Mother Elaine and Sister Gabriela at 5.30pm. You may meet us back at the Sheridan Center to pick up your children and for refreshments after the parade between 6.30pm - 7pm. Mother Elaine and Sister Gabriela will be the the students. Parents are encouraged to watch the parade.

    We hope you can join us!

     

  • Dec 10 2018

    GV VS SB HOME

    December 10th, 6PM
  • Dec 11 2018

    8th Grade Holiday Gift Shop - Sheridan Center

    December 11th

    The 8th Grade Holiday Gift Shop will take place in the Sheridan Center for 2 days, December 11th & 12th. Come shop for Christmas gifts and support the 8th Grade!

  • SJS Band Concert

    December 11th, 1.30pm

    Please join Ms. Hurlbert and the SJS Band for a Christmas Band Concert in the SJS gym.

  • Peter Pan Auditions

    December 11th, 3pm
  • SJS Band Lesson

    December 11th, 8am

    Location: Music Room

  • Dec 12 2018

    8th Grade Holiday Gift Shop - Sheridan Center

    December 12th

    The 8th Grade Holiday Gift Shop will take place in the Sheridan Center for 2 days, December 11th & 12th. Come shop for Christmas gifts and support the 8th Grade!

  • After-School Spanish for Grades 1, 2 & 3

    December 12th, 3.15pm — 4pm

    After-school Spanish with Sister Gabriela for Grades 1, 2 & 3.

  • Dec 13 2018

    SJS Special Choir Practice

    December 13th, 3.15pm — 4.15pm

    Location: Grade 7 Classroom

    The SJS Special Choir will practice on Thursdays, 3.15-4.15pm. They will partake in special events, Mass, and prayer services throughout the year. They will also sing at the SJS Graduation in June.

    Open to students in Grades 3-8. Please contact choir director, Mrs. Haylon with questions.

  • STEM After-School Program by Ms. Ashborn - Week #5

    December 13th, 3pm — 4.30pm

    STEM by Ms. Ashborn - Week #5. For more details on the STEM after-school workshop, see here.

  • BJV VS SM HOME

    December 13th, 6PM
  • BV @ ST. MIKE

    December 13th, 7:15PM

    Location: MYSTIC MIDDLE SCHOOL

  • GV vs SM HOME

    December 13th, 7PM
  • Dec 14 2018

    Dress Down Day - 8th Grade Fundraiser

    December 14th

    A dress down day to support the 8th Grade will be today. The cost is $3 per student. Appropriate dress down day attire is required. All uniform regulations as stated in the online handbook are in effect. 

    Thank you for your support!

  • Gingerbread Cookie Decorating Class - After-School Program

    December 14th, 3pm — 4.15pm

    Location: St. John School

    Advance signup is required. Cookies and decorating items will be supplied by Pursuit of Pastry, Old Saybrook. Deadline for signup is October 19. For more details on the after-school cookie workshop, see here.

  • CROSSFIT After-School Program by Mrs. Graham - Week #3

    December 14th, 3pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    CROSSFIT by Mrs. Graham - Week #4. For more details on the CROSSFIT after-school class, see here.

  • New Parent Coffee Hour

    December 14th, 9am — 10am

    Location: SJS Library

    New familes and mentor families - come along to a coffee hour. We welcome you to SJS and are available to answer any questions you might have.

  • Dec 15 2018

    First Penance

    December 15th, 9:00am

    The second grade students from Saint John School and Saint John Church CCD program will be making their First Penance in the Church.  Congratulations to the families of these children on this special occasion.

     

     

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  • Dec 17 2018

    Lifetouch - Photo Re-takes

    December 17th

    Students in Grades 1-8 are to wear their school uniforms. PreK and K students may "dress up".

  • BV @ HAMDEN HALL AWAY

    December 17th, 4PM

    Location: HAMDEN HALL

  • Lifetouch - Photo Re-takes

    December 17th, 9am

    Lifetouch will be at St. John School today to do re-takes for students who were absent for the recent photos or students who would like to have their photos re-taken. Students will be photographed in uniform. PreK & Kindergarten students should wear dress up clothes.

  • Dec 18 2018

    SJS Band Lesson

    December 18th, 8am

    Location: Music Room

  • Dec 19 2018

    Ugly Sweater Day

    December 19th

    Students are invited to dress down and wear their ugliest sweater! This will not be a fundraiser.

  • After-School Spanish for Grades 1, 2 & 3

    December 19th, 3.15pm — 4pm

    After-school Spanish with Sister Gabriela for Grades 1, 2 & 3.

  • Dec 20 2018

    SJS Special Choir Practice

    December 20th, 3.15pm — 4.15pm

    Location: Grade 7 Classroom

    The SJS Special Choir will practice on Thursdays, 3.15-4.15pm. They will partake in special events, Mass, and prayer services throughout the year. They will also sing at the SJS Graduation in June.

    Open to students in Grades 3-8. Please contact choir director, Mrs. Haylon with questions.

  • STEM After-School Program by Ms. Ashborn - Week #6

    December 20th, 3pm — 4.30pm

    Location: Grade 5 Classroom

    STEM by Ms. Ashborn - Week #6. Please note this is NOT the final class as originally scheduled. Due to inclement weather, week #3 was re-scheduled and the makeup class will take place on Thursday, January 3rd 2019. For more details on the STEM after-school workshop, see here.

  • Lessons & Carols

    December 20th, 6:30pm

    Join us for this wonderful celebration of the birth of Jesus at St. John School.

    Children should be in their classrooms no later then 6:10pm.  The boys should be dressed in black slacks, white dress shirts, red or green ties, and dress shoes (no sneakers).  The girls should be dressed in black skirts or black slacks, white blouses, and dress shoes (no heels).  

    All students in PreK through Grade 8 participate in this mandatory performance.

  • Dec 21 2018

    CROSSFIT After-School Program by Mrs. Graham - Week #4

    December 21st, 3pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    CROSSFIT by Mrs. Graham - Week #4. For more details on the CROSSFIT after-school class, see here.

  • Christmas Prayer Service - Las Posadas

    December 21st, 9am

    All are welcome to the SJS Christmas Prayer Service celebrating Las Posadas beginning in the hallways and culminating in the SJS gymnasium.

  • Dec 24 2018

    Christmas Break - Christmas Eve

    December 24th
  • Dec 25 2018

    Christmas Break - Christmas Day

    December 25th
  • Dec 26 2018

    Christmas Break

    December 26th
  • Dec 27 2018

    Christmas Break

    December 27th
  • Dec 28 2018

    Christmas Break

    December 28th
  • Dec 31 2018

    Christmas Break

    December 31st