Community People Schools

St. John School Students Hold Student Council Elections

Just like Boston’s highly anticipated mayoral race, SJS’s Middle School elected their new Student Council for the 2013-2014 school year. There was a busy week of campaigning, creating campaign posters and speeches. The results are in!  We are proud to announce the winners of the St. John School student council election are: President – Richard Read More…

Community Schools

St. John School Celebrates Annual ‘Spooktacular’ Halloween Party & Trick or Treating

Ghosts, bats, pumpkins and zombies, oh my! It’s that time of year again when ghosts and goblins appear to take over the North End and that is exactly what happened at the United States Coast Guard Base. The base hosted two Halloween celebrations for the kids of St. John School. October 22nd, the base was Read More…

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St. John School’s Mattea DelPeschio, Amanda Forziati and Isabella Marashi are Inducted Into Fourth Class of Peter S. Lynch Scholars

On Wednesday, October 23rd, at a morning Mass followed by a breakfast reception at Our Lady Help of Christians Parish in Newton, Cardinal Séan O’Malley of the Archdiocese of Boston inducted the fourth class of Peter Lynch (PL) Scholars. Mattea delPeschio, Amanda Forziati and Isabella Marashi from St. John School, North End were three of Read More…

Community Schools

St. John School Selected for Special Reading Program from OneBeacon Insurance Group

On Thursday, October 17th, several members of OneBeacon Insurance Group, (Meredith Atwood, Bernice Ford, Gordon Lammert, Mary Matarazzo and Meredith Walton) in Boston’s Financial District, participated in the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) Week of Giving.  The group volunteered their time at St. John School in the North End by reading to our K5 and 1st Read More…

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St. John School Teacher Profiles: Meet Elizabeth Picknally, Grade 4

Can you tell us a little about your background? How long have you been a teacher at St. John School? I am from western Massachusetts, and I have two younger sisters, Nancy, and Caroline. This is my ninth year at St. John School. What attracted you to teaching? As a college student, I worked summers Read More…

Event Notices Schools

St. John School Open House for New Families

Open House at St. John School for New Families 2014-2015 Registration for K3 – Grade 8 Wednesday, October 16, 2013 | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. New families are invited to join us for an open house at St. John School. Principal, Karen McLaughlin will give an information presentation, which will be followed by school Read More…

Schools

Mangia, Mangia! St. John School Hosts Spaghetti Dinner

St. John School held our first annual Back to School Spaghetti Dinner in our school’s cafeteria.  Our families enjoyed getting to know some of our new friends and catching up with some of our old friends. During the spaghetti dinner, The Hanover Pops Choir entertained our families with an amazing array of music and the Read More…

Arts & Culture Schools

Tower Garden Introduced at St. John School

St. John School is going Green! The Grafton Group, operators of several restaurants, Grafton Street, Temple Bar, Russell House Tavern & Park, all in Cambridge are sponsoring St. John School’s first Tower Garden. The Tower Garden is an aeroponic vertical growing system that we are growing herbs and greens on to introduce the SJS Community to Read More…

Arts & Culture Schools

St. John School Announces Partnership with NEMPAC for Music Programming

New and enhanced music programming will include music education, choral programming and youth chorus for the 2013-2014 academic school year St. John School in the North End is pleased to announce a new partnership with NEMPAC to provide music programming to our students for the 2013-2014 academic school year. NEMPAC will be offering our K4 Read More…