Events

  • Mar 1 2019

    First Friday - Early Dismissal - 1pm

    March 1st

    Mass is held at 9:15am.  All are welcome.  Coffee hour will follow.

  • SJS Drama Club - Peter Pan - Regular Rehearsal

    March 1st, 1pm — 3pm
    • Please bring a drink and a snack. 
    • Please contact Julie Loin (julieloin1@gmail.com) with any questions. 
  • First Friday Mass

    March 1st, 9.15am

    All are welcome.  Coffee hour will follow, hosted by Grade 3.

    Grade 3 will prepare the liturgy.  Kindergarten will be the choir. 

    Altar Servers:  Ronan Finnegan, Liam Laurie, Sam Matt.

  • Mar 2 2019

    Old Saybrook Chili Fest * RE-SCHEDULED 2-4pm

    March 2nd, 12:00pm — 3:00pm

    Saint John School "Holy Smokes" Chili will be entered into the Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce Chili Fest.  Join in the fun and vote for your favorite..hint, hint...  Join us to taste, vote, or volunteer! 

    The 23rd Annual Chili Fest will draw chefs from near and far!   Chefs set up their booths up and down Main Street as hundreds of brave Chili-tasters purchase ballots and vote for their favorite Chili.  This year over 30 chefs will compete, rain, snow or shine.   The top three winning chilis will be honored with a donation to the charity of their choice.  

    Ballots can be purchased for $10 each at any of the 6 Ballot Selling Stations along Main Street and at the Chamber Office.   A minimum of 10 chilis must be tasted for your vote to be valid. 

  • Mar 4 2019

    VARSITY LEAGUE PLAY OFF TOURNAMENT BEGINS

    March 4th — 8th, TBD

    Location: TBD

  • Mar 5 2019

    SJS Drama Club - Peter Pan - Regular Rehearsal

    March 5th, 3pm — 5pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    • Please bring a drink and a snack. 
    • Please contact Julie Loin (julieloin1@gmail.com) with any questions. 
  • SJS Band Lesson

    March 5th, 8am

    Location: Music Room

  • Mar 6 2019

    Ash Wednesday - Mass

    March 6th, 9.15am

    All are welcome.  Coffee hour will follow, hosted by Grade 8.

    Grade 8 will prepare the liturgy. Grade 3 will be the choir. 

    Altar Servers:  Ryan Coffey, Caleb Haylon, Juan Pacheco O'Donnell.

  • Mar 7 2019

    SJS Special Choir Practice

    March 7th, 3.15pm — 4.15pm

    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.

  • Mar 8 2019

    Chess Club - Week #2

    March 8th, 3.15pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Library

    Chess Club for all levels. Will include instruction for beginners. A snack will be provided. No class on 1st Fridays.  Grades 3-8.

  • SJS Drama Club - Peter Pan - Regular Rehearsal

    March 8th, 3pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    • Please bring a drink and a snack. 
    • Please contact Julie Loin (julieloin1@gmail.com) with any questions. 
  • Mar 9 2019

    NORWICH DIOCESAN CYO TOURNAMENT (STATES)

    March 9th — 10th, See Coach

    Location: St. Bernard High School

    Play-in tournament for New England’s (OPTIONAL)

  • Mar 11 2019

    Spirit Week - Reading Buddies STEM Projects

    March 11th

    Kick off to Spirit Week! Begins today with grades getting together with their Reading Buddies to work on STEM projects. Spirit Week leads up to the Shamrock Run on Saturday!

  • Mar 12 2019

    SJS Drama Club - Peter Pan - Regular Rehearsal - Act 2, Scene 2 - Includes Entire Cast

    March 12th, 3pm — 5pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    • Act 2, Scene 2.
    • Please bring a drink and a snack. 
    • Please contact Julie Loin (julieloin1@gmail.com) with any questions. 
  • SJS Band Lesson * Cancelled - makeup class TBD

    March 12th, 8am

    Location: Music Room

  • Mar 13 2019

    Grades Close

    March 13th
  • Spirit Week - PJ & Movie Day

    March 13th

    On Movie/PJ Day, students will watch a movie in their PJs (no robes or slippers please).

  • Mar 14 2019

    Spirit Week - SJS Celebrates Pi Day!

    March 14th

    SJS students will celebrate the mathematical symbol, pi on Pi Day with the rest of the world on March 14 (3/14). Read more about Pi Day.

  • SJS Special Choir Practice

    March 14th, 3.15pm — 4.15pm

    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.

  • Mar 15 2019

    Spirit Week - Dress Down Day - Go Green for Mr Greene Day

    March 15th

    Dress down day - "Go Green for Mr. Greene"!

    "Free Will" offering with proceeds benefiting The Connecticut Cancer Foundation of Old Saybrook. 

  • Chess Club - Week #3

    March 15th, 3.15pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Library

    Chess Club for all levels. Will include instruction for beginners. A snack will be provided. No class on 1st Fridays.  Grades 3-8.

  • SJS Drama Club - Peter Pan - Regular Rehearsal - Song/Dance Review

    March 15th, 3pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    • Song/Dance Review - Come Back Peter, Indian Dance, Mother's.
    • Please bring a drink and a snack. 
    • Please contact Julie Loin (julieloin1@gmail.com) with any questions. 
  • Mar 16 2019

    Shamrock Run

    March 16th, 8.30am kids fun run/9am 5K

    Location: Fort Saybrook, Old Saybrook, CT

    Join us for the St. John School 5K Shamrock Run to Benefit St. John School!

    Go Green and get your Irish on!

    Run/Walk a beautiful scenic flat course along historical Old Saybrook

    Kids 1/2 Mile fun run at 8.30am.

  • Mar 18 2019

    Professional Development - No School

    March 18th
  • Mar 19 2019

    Essex Winter Series Performs at SJS

    March 19th, 1.45pm — 2.45pm

    Essex Winter Series have announced that they will once again perform at SJS in the gymnasium as part of their Community Outreach program. Please see details on their past event at SJS.

  • SJS Drama Club - Peter Pan - Regular Rehearsal - Run Through of Act One - FULL CAST & CREW

    March 19th, 3pm — 5pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    • Run Through of Act One - FULL CAST & CREW.
    • Please bring a drink and a snack. 
    • Please contact Julie Loin (julieloin1@gmail.com) with any questions. 
  • SJS Band Lesson

    March 19th, 8am

    Location: Music Room

  • Mar 20 2019

    Report Cards Issued * changed to 3/22

    March 20th
  • Mar 21 2019

    SJS Special Choir Practice

    March 21st, 3.15pm — 4.15pm

    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.

  • Open House - In Session & After School Hours

    March 21st, 9-11am & 6.30-8.30pm

    Come along to the St. John School Winter Open House on March 21st, 2019 from 9-11am and 6.30-8.30pm. You are invited to hear about "Educating the Whole Child" from PreK3 to Grade 8.

    See our facilities, hear about our challenging curriculum, enrichment programs, after school athletics and clubs. Fall registration is now in progress for the 2019/20 academic year. To arrange a private tour or to enroll your child to experience a shadow day, please call the school office at 860-388-0849.

    All are welcome!

  • Mar 22 2019

    Chess Club - Week #4 (Final)

    March 22nd, 3.15pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Library

    Chess Club for all levels. Will include instruction for beginners. A snack will be provided. No class on 1st Fridays.  Grades 3-8.

  • SJS Drama Club - Peter Pan - Regular Rehearsal - Work on needed songs/scenes from Act One

    March 22nd, 3pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    • Work on needed songs/scenes from Act One.
    • Please bring a drink and a snack. 
    • Please contact Julie Loin (julieloin1@gmail.com) with any questions. 
  • Mar 23 2019

    Knights of Columbus Free Throw Basketball Championship - Regional Level

    March 23rd, 11am

    St. John School will host the Knights of Columbus REGIONAL Basketball Freethrow Competition. Winners of this Competition will compete at the Knights of Columbus State Freethrow Competition.

    To quailfy to compete you must have won the Knights of Columbus District Level Freethrow Competition. Good luck to everyone, especially our SJS contestants who qualified on February 9th at SJS.

    http://saintjohnschoolos.org/events/view/2018/02/9

     

  • Mar 26 2019

    SJS Drama Club - Peter Pan - Run through - Act One - FULL CAST & CREW.

    March 26th, 3pm — 5pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    • Run through - Act Two - FULL CAST & CREW.
    • Please bring a drink and a snack. 
    • Please contact Julie Loin (julieloin1@gmail.com) with any questions. 
  • SJS Band Lesson

    March 26th, 8am

    Location: Music Room

  • Mar 27 2019

    Youth Basketball Intramural Registration Deadline

    March 27th

    Grades 3-4, boys and girls

  • Mar 28 2019

    SJS Special Choir Practice

    March 28th, 3.15pm — 4.15pm

    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.

  • Mar 29 2019

    Soaring with the Eagles Gala Auction Dinner - Sponsorship/Ad Deadline

    March 29th

    Deadline for Sponsorships and Program advertising is March 29. Tickets are $50 prior to March 29 and $60 thereafter.

    See here for forms and information.

  • SJS Drama Club - Peter Pan - Work on needed songs/scenes.

    March 29th, 3pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    • Work on needed songs/scenes from Act Two.
    • Please bring a drink and a snack. 
    • Please contact Julie Loin (julieloin1@gmail.com) with any questions. 
  • Modern Woodmen Speech Contest 2019

    March 29th, 9:00am

    Hear student finalists present their speeches about "Challenges Youth Face".

    First Grade students and older will attend the competition in St. John School gym.

    We ask parents to refrain from taking small children due to the need for silence and focus.  

    Thank you for your cooperation.

  • NEW ENGLAND CYO TOURNAMENT SCHOOL DIVISION

    March 29th, TBD

    Location: MANCHESTER, NH

    Must win Norwich Diocesan Play-in Tournament to qualify