News and Announcements

  • December 18th, 2018

    St. John School Band Christmas Concert celebrates the arrival of our Savior.

    Under the direction of Ms Patty Hurlburt, the SJS Band performed a Christmas Concert for students, families and friends on Tuesday, December 11thth in the SJS Gym at 1:30pm. The performance began with the cadet band playing “ A Christmas Card” and “Merrily we Roll Along”. These were quickly followed by the favorite “Twinkle Twinkle”, performed solo by Matthew C., as… Read More

  • December 17th, 2018

    Congrats to St. John School Soccer - Finished the Season Undefeated!

    The St. John Eagles had a wonderful Fall 2018 soccer season, playing 5 league matches against schools in the Diocese of Norwich (Sacred Heart of Groton, St. Patrick’s and St. Bernard’s) and 3 matches against The Country School (Madison) and Pine Point School (Stonington).  All of St. John’s games were played on opposing team fields, but in the end the St.… Read More

  • December 14th, 2018

    Mother Elaine announces the First Trimester 2018/19 Honor Roll

    St. John School Honor Roll - 1st Trimester 2018/19  Mother Elaine Moorcroft, S.C.M.C., Principal of St. John School has announced the names of the following students as honor roll students for the 1st Trimester marking period for the 2018/19 academic year. 1st Trimester 2018/19 Honor Roll : Click here. Congratulations!  Read More

  • December 5th, 2018

    St. John School Cross Country Finishes Another Excellent Season.

    Our season was excellent! More runners came out this year than they have in recent years, and it was a pleasure to have a larger group. It was even more of a pleasure to see the runners be so kind to one another. They showed amazing friendship, camaraderie, and strength as a group. They supported one another, especially during tough… Read More

  • November 26th, 2018

    Mother Elaine Announces new video from St. John School Athletics!

    Mother Elaine announces a new video from St. John School Athletics. The Athletic Department captures the essence of our sports program here at St. John through this highlight video. For more information on the Athletic Department at SJS, visit their welcome page. Read More

  • November 15th, 2018

    St. John School Salutes 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 ceremony along with the SJS Advanced Band, Mrs. Hurlburt and student Lina Y. on piano. After Grade 8 opened up with petition… Read More

  • November 11th, 2018

    St. John School 8th Grade Student Wins Diocese of Norwich Essay Contest

    St. John School 8th grade students recently participated in an essay competition, sponsored by the Diocese of Norwich Seton Scholarship Dinner Committee. Students were asked to write an essay entitled, "What Catholic Education Means to Me". The goal of the Seton Scholarship Committee is to raise scholarship money for the 11 PreK-8 elementary schools in the Norwich Diocese (including St. John School)… Read More

  • November 5th, 2018

    St. John School Celebrates the First New England Catholic School's Week!

    This year the 11 (arch) dioceses of New England will be celebrating their own Catholic Schools Week November 4 – 11, 2018. Each diocese is celebrating in a unique way while working together to shine the light on the great things that are happening across New England in our Catholic Schools. The week is intended to raise awareness of Catholic schools… Read More

  • October 22nd, 2018

    SJS 8th Grade Student accepted to Southcentral Regional Honors Band

    Congratulations to Jack F. in 8th Grade who was accepted into the Connecticut Future Musicians Southcentral Regional Honors Band. After passing the audition where he had the challenge of learning two new pieces of music, he then participated in an intense period of six rehearsals in three weeks leading up to the concert. The concert was held at Corpus Christi School, Wethersfield… Read More

  • September 17th, 2018

    Off & Running .... St. John Cross Country Students Start the Season Strong!

    This past Saturday, students from SJS Cross Country kicked off the XC season in strong style at the First Annual Sacred Heart Invitational in Groton at Bluff Point. The meet was broken down into two races - one for girls and one for boys - 1.6 miles each.   The boys race kicked off first at 9am, followed by the… Read More