Events

  • Oct 1 2019

    XC @ Old Saybrook MS

    October 1st, 3:35pm

    Location: Old Saybrook Middle School
    60 Sheffield St., Old Saybrook, CT

  • SJS Band Lesson - Advanced Band

    October 1st, 8am

    Location: Music Room

    Advanced Band Lessons are at 8am each Tuesday and again during the day on a rotational basis. 

    Cadet (younger/new student band) is during recess on Tuesdays and again during the day on a rotational basis. 

  • Oct 2 2019

    XC @ Polson

    October 2nd, 4pm

    Location: Bauer Park
    257 Corpse Rd., Madison CT

  • Oct 3 2019

    Chess Club - Week #3

    October 3rd, 3.15pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Multi Purpose Room

    Chess Club for all levels. Will include instruction for beginners. A snack will be provided. Grades 3-8.

    Chess Club Dates: 

    • September 19, 26
    • October 3, 24 (please note: No Oct 10, 17, 31 chess club)
    • November 7
  • SJS Special Choir Practice

    October 3rd, 3.15pm — 4pm

    Location: Grade 7 Classroom

    The SJS Special Choir will practice on Thursdays, 3.15-4pm. 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.

  • Oct 4 2019

    First Friday - Early Dismissal 1pm

    October 4th
  • Cookie Decorating - Fall (1 of 2 classes)

    October 4th, 1pm — 2pm

    Location: Multi-purpose Room

    Fall themed cookies (October) and gingerbread cookies (December) will be decorated by students with “cookie kits” provided by Pursuit of Pastry. Students will be provided 6 holiday themed cookies each, along with icing bags and containers of assorted sprinkles.

  • First Friday Mass

    October 4th, 9.15am

    All are welcome to attend Mass.

    There will NOT be coffee hour this month following Mass. Coffee hours this year will follow the Masses in September, January & April. 

    Liturgy: Grade 7

    Choir: Grade 8

    Altar Servers:  Ronan Finnegan, Kevin Poeschl, Joseph Poeschl

  • Oct 7 2019

    SJS Drama Club Workshop #1

    October 7th, 3pm — 5pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    Three workshops will be held this year to get students prepared for this year's drama production in the Spring. 

    - Workshops will be held in SJS Gymnasium

    - Workshops are not necessary to participate in the SJS drama

    - Snacks/drinks will be provided

    Please email Julie Loin with any questions. 

  • Oct 8 2019

    SJS Band Lesson - Advanced Band

    October 8th, 8am

    Location: Music Room

    Advanced Band Lessons are at 8am each Tuesday and again during the day on a rotational basis. 

    Cadet (younger/new student band) is during recess on Tuesdays and again during the day on a rotational basis. 

  • Oct 10 2019

    SJS Special Choir Practice

    October 10th, 3.15pm — 4pm

    Location: Grade 7 Classroom

    The SJS Special Choir will practice on Thursdays, 3.15-4pm. 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.

  • Independent Day School Invitational

    October 10th, 3:45pm

    XC Invitational

  • Oct 11 2019

    Progress Reports Issued

    October 11th
  • Oct 14 2019

    Columbus Day - No School

    October 14th
  • Oct 15 2019

    Parent/Teacher Conferences - Early Dismissal - 1pm

    October 15th

    After care will be available during the conferences until 5:30pm. Parent conference times will be available as follows:

    • Grades PreK - 5 : 1.15 - 4pm & 5-7pm
    • Grades 6-8 : 1.15-7pm

    When attending your parent/teacher conference, please park in the lot closest to the administration entrance, and enter through those doors.  This will leave the back parking lot free for the afterschool pick up and the use of the playground by the aftercare children.  Thank you for your cooperation.

     

  • SJS Band Lesson - Advanced Band

    October 15th, 8am

    Location: Music Room

    Advanced Band Lessons are at 8am each Tuesday and again during the day on a rotational basis. 

    Cadet (younger/new student band) is during recess on Tuesdays and again during the day on a rotational basis. 

  • Oct 16 2019

    Parent/Teacher Conferences - Early Dismissal - 1pm

    October 16th

    After care will be available during the conferences until 5:30pm. Parent conference times will be available as follows:

    • Grades PreK - 5 : 1.15 - 5pm
    • Grades 6-8 : 1.15-5pm

    When attending your parent/teacher conference, please park in the lot closest to the administration entrance, and enter through those doors.  This will leave the back parking lot free for the afterschool pick up and the use of the playground by the aftercare children.  Thank you for your cooperation.

     

  • Oct 17 2019

    SJS Special Choir Practice

    October 17th, 3.15pm — 4pm

    Location: Grade 7 Classroom

    The SJS Special Choir will practice on Thursdays, 3.15-4pm. 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.

  • Madison Country School Invitational

    October 17th, 3:45pm

    XC Invitational

  • Oct 18 2019

    School Photos - Lifetouch

    October 18th

    Lifetouch will be at St. John School today. Students will be photographed in uniform. PreK & Kindergarten students should wear dress up clothes.

  • Oct 19 2019

    St. Bernard Academy Invitational

    October 19th, 9AM TBC

    XC Catholic Invitational

  • Oct 21 2019

    SJS Drama Club Workshop #2

    October 21st, 3pm — 5pm

    Location: SJS Gymnasium

    Three workshops will be held this year to get students prepared for this year's drama production in the Spring. 

    - Workshops will be held in SJS Gymnasium

    - Workshops are not necessary to participate in the SJS drama

    - Snacks/drinks will be provided

    Please email Julie Loin with any questions. 

  • Oct 22 2019

    XC vs St. Michael School

    October 22nd, 4pm

    Location: St. Thomas More Church, No. Stonington

  • SJS Band Lesson - Advanced Band

    October 22nd, 8am

    Location: Music Room

    Advanced Band Lessons are at 8am each Tuesday and again during the day on a rotational basis. 

    Cadet (younger/new student band) is during recess on Tuesdays and again during the day on a rotational basis. 

  • Oct 23 2019

    8th Grade Fundraiser - Cookie Dough Orders Due

    October 23rd

    Support the 8th Grade Graduation - Lyman Orchards pies and cookie dough. Orders are due by October 23rd - November 4th delivery.

    Thank you for your support!

  • John Winthrop Jr. High Invitational

    October 23rd, 3:45pm

    XC Invitational

  • Oct 24 2019

    Chess Club - Week #4

    October 24th, 3.15pm — 4.30pm

    Location: SJS Multi Purpose Room

    Chess Club for all levels. Will include instruction for beginners. A snack will be provided. Grades 3-8.

    Chess Club Dates: 

    • September 19, 26
    • October 3, 24 (please note: No Oct 10, 17, 31 chess club)
    • November 7
  • SJS Special Choir Practice

    October 24th, 3.15pm — 4pm

    Location: Grade 7 Classroom

    The SJS Special Choir will practice on Thursdays, 3.15-4pm. 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.

  • Oct 25 2019

    Pumpkin Auction & Halloween Celebration

    October 25th, 6:30pm

    The 8th Grade Class is hosting a Pumpkin Auction for all Saint John School students and their families. Wear your costume and join in the fun!

    The live pumpkin auction will begin promptly at 7:30pm and benefit the 8th Grade class.  (Also seeking donations of decorated pumpkins - please bring to school by 9am on Friday, 10/25. Please include your name and grade with your pumpkin).

    A "Trunk or Treat" will follow the live auction. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Please fill in the necessary form available in the SJS office if you would like to have your car as part of the "Trunk or Treat" celebration. 

    Park in the office lot if you are offering trunk or treat from your vehicle.  All other vehicles please park in the large school lot.

    SCRIP gift cards, SJS Mugs, SJS Reusable bags will be on sale. 

  • Oct 29 2019

    XC @ East Lyme

    October 29th, 3:15pm

    Location: Rocky Neck State Park

  • SJS Band Lesson - Advanced Band

    October 29th, 8am

    Advanced Band Lessons are at 8am each Tuesday and again during the day on a rotational basis. 

    Cadet (younger/new student band) is during recess on Tuesdays and again during the day on a rotational basis.